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Heart of the Lakes News

Lakes Culture – Lakes Ignite 2018

Lakes Culture – Lakes Ignite 2018 is a celebration of the Lake District’s World Heritage status with 6 specially commissioned contemporary artworks. The artwork can be found in locations across the Lake District.…


Instagram accounts to follow if your coming to the Lake District.

Check out these 5 great Instagram accounts in the Lake District - So we thought we would share with you 5 of the best Instagram accounts that you should follow if you want to explore the Lake District from the comfort of your own home.…


Double shortlist success at Cumbrian Family Awards...

Double shortlist success at Cumbrian Family Awards - Heart of the Lakes has been shortlisted for two major categories in this year’s Cumbria Family Business Awards 2018.…


Places to eat in the Lake District …

Places to eat in the Lake District - There is much more to the Lake District than just its beautiful Lakes and Mountain’s there is now a great selection of great places to eat popping up throughout the county.…


Romantic Lake District retreats ...

Romantic Lake District retreats ...…


Cumbria Crystal – Bauble Workshops

Cumbria Crystal – Bauble Workshops - Looking to experience a forgotten art? Then look no further than Cumbria Crystal’s Blow a Bauble experience this December.…


Keswick & the Western Lake District …

Keswick & the Western Lake District - It could be said: “there’s no such thing as bad weather, just the wrong clothes”. While we can’t guarantee the right weather, we can guarantee you can get the right kit to survive any weather in Keswick.…


Beatrix Potter – Artist, writer and farmer

Beatrix Potter – Artist, writer and farmer - Born in London in 1866, Beatrix Potter spent many happy childhood holidays in the Lake District. Her first book, The Tale of Peter Rabbit, was published by Fedrick Warne & Co in 1902 and with its proceeds,…