October 24, 2016
Donald Campbell

Coniston plans 50th anniversary tributes to Donald Campbell

A series of events are being planned in the Lake District to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the death of speed record-chaser Donald Campbell.   Campbell, […]
October 24, 2016
Ambleside Parish Milestone

Ten years at the ‘centre of everything’

Ten years ago Ambleside Parish Centre was opened by Tim Farron,  a little over a year after the rookie MP for  Westmorland and Lonsdale was elected […]
October 24, 2016
Taffy Thomas

Taffy Thomas

Taffy Thomas, MBE, a patron of the Society for Storytelling will delight children, young and old, with a new collection of wonderful stories and tales in […]
October 24, 2016
Mike Prince

Mike Prince

I am privileged to live in one of the loveliest places in the world and doubly privileged that my daily routine takes me into some of […]
October 8, 2016

‘Rocks and Roots and Ravens’

‘Rocks and Roots and Ravens’ by Jane Exley, The Woolly Rug Company 15 October 2016 – January 2017 Coniston, Cumbria – An exhibition of rugs which […]
October 5, 2016
Famous Faces on the Fells

Famous Faces on the Fells

The Lake District’s premier film maker and the country’s most famous mountaineer have been out and about in Great Langdale.   Movie director Terry Abrahams, known […]
October 5, 2016
Ambleside Artists

Ambleside Artists on display

The Ambleside and District Art Society will be holding their 40th annual exhibition from Wednesday 19th October until Sunday 30th October, in Ambleside Parish Centre.   […]
October 5, 2016
Environmental Photographer of the Year

Environmental Photographer of the Year

Grizedale Forest continues to foster its reputation for relevant art and not only does it play host to over 40 permanent sculptures but once again the […]
October 5, 2016
Lake Artists

Lake Artists

More than 10,000 people viewed the summer exhibition of the prestigious Lake Artists Society at Grasmere Village Hall – but for the artists who exhibited the […]