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Check in here throughout the year to find blogs and information on seasonal attractions and events taking place in the Lake District. Whether it’s a food and drink festival, agricultural show or Christmas market, we aim to keep you up to date with the latest activities.

2nd July 2021

Lakes Magazine – Summer 2021

It’s a time for reflection and to find a bit of peace. The stillness of the Lake District landscapes...

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1st July 2021

Take a trip on the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway

If you love the romantic age of steam, what better than chugging alongside England’s largest lake, with a homemade...

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1st July 2021

Discover our favourite wild swimming spots in the Lakes

Outdoor swimming during the past year has seen a huge surge in popularity.  There is something amazing about getting...

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Day Out Guides Pooley Bridge
3 weeks ago

Pooley Bridge Village Guide

Pooley Bridge is a vibrant little village in an awesome location right at the head of Ullswater.  The river...

Day Out Guides Ruskin's View -Kirkby Lonsdale
3 months ago

The Lake District Village Guide – Kirkby Lonsdale

This beautiful market town is right on the border of Cumbria, Lancashire & Yorkshire. Set on the idyllic River...

Day Out Guides An older mother and daughter having fun in a rowing boat on Derwent Water in The Lakes District in Cumbria
1 year ago

How to Celebrate Mother’s Day in the Lake District

Mother’s Day falls on Sunday 22nd March this year, so if you’re looking for the perfect way to celebrate,...

Day Out Guides Colwith Force Waterfalls Lake District
2 years ago

9 Lake District Waterfalls You Have to Visit

As the name indicates, the Lake District is better known for its lakes than its waterfalls. However, there are...

Day Out Guides Ashness Jetty on Derwentwater with blue sky and the mountains reflected in the lake during winter
2 years ago

February Half Term in the Lake District

February half term in the Lake District is a wonderful time of year. In general, the Lakes are a...