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Galesyke - Open Garden for NGS

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4 acre woodland garden with spectacular views of the Wasdale fells.The River Irt runs through the garden and both banks are landscaped.
Galesyke, Wasdale CA20 1ET
Today

Grange over Sands Hidden Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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4 very different gardens hidden down narrow lanes off the road south out of Grange. Off Kents Bank Road, 3 gardens on Cart Lane all back onto the railway embankment, providing shelter from the wind...
Grange over Sands Hidden Gardens, Grange-Over-Sands LA11 7AF
Today

Chapelside - Open Garden for NGS

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1 acre windy garden below fell, round C18 farmhouse and outbuildings. Fine views. Tiny stream, large pond. Herbaceous, gravel, alpine, damp and shade areas, bulbs in grass.
Chapelside, Penrith CA11 0XR
Today, Sun 12 Jun, Sun 26 Jun, Sun 10 Jul

Ulverston International Music Festival - Anthony Hewitt & Friends

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Anthony Hewitt piano Boris Kucharsky violin Milena Simovic viola Bartholomew LaFollette cello Anthony Alcock double bass Bridge Fantasy Piano Quartet, H. 94 DvoráK Piano Trio No.
THE CORO LA12 7LZ
Wed 1 Jun

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A stunning new ceramics exhibition featuring artists Lawson Oyekan, William Plumptre, Nicola Tassie and Gavin Turk opens in Kendal.
Cross Lane Projects LA9 5LB
Wed 1 Jun to Sat 4 Jun, Wed 8 Jun to Sat 11 Jun, Wed 15 Jun to Sat 18 Jun, Wed 22 Jun to Sat 25 Jun

Mark Watson: This Can’t Be It

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We’ve all had some pondering to do about the fragility of life recently, but don’t worry, skinny national treasure Mark Watson has it covered.
Brewery Arts 122A Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE
Thu 2 Jun

Ulverston International Music Festival - Choral Concert: Jubilation

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Ulverston Festival Chorus Anastasia Micklethwaite director Andy Plowman organ Kim Moore trumpet Jess Dandy contralto Rachel Little soprano Ian Honeyman tenor Simon Lovell-Jones
ULVERSTON PARISH CHURCH LA12 7EN
Thu 2 Jun

BounceFest UK - Pop up inflatable fun park

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BounceFest, the indoor inflatable play zone, is in Kirkby Lonsdale for 3 days. This is a fun-filled event, giving children the chance to play on up to 18 different inflatables!
Lunesdale Sports Centre, Kendal Road, Kirkby Lonsdale LA6 2FQ
Thu 2 Jun to Sat 4 Jun

Happening

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France, 1963, Anne (Anamaria Vartolomei) is a bright young student with a promising future ahead of her.
Brewery Arts 122a Highgate Kendal Cumbria LA9 4HE
Thu 2 Jun

Ulverston International Music Festival - Bach to Bach

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Bartholomew LaFolette cello Bach Cello Suite No. 3 in C BWV 1009 Bach Cello Suite No. 4 in E flat BWV 1010 Bardsea Church and its stunning views across the Bay hosts a lunchtime recital of...
HOLY TRINITY CHURCH BARDSEA LA12 9QT
Thu 2 Jun

The Skids

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Skids are a Scottish punk rock and new wave band, formed in Dunfermline, Fife, in 1977 by Stuart Adamson, William Simpson, Thomas Kellichan and Richard Jobson.
Brewery Arts 122a Highgate Kendal LA9 4HE
Fri 3 Jun

English Touring Opera: La boheme

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Opera: English Touring Opera returns with a poetic production of the most popular of operas: Puccini’s story of young love, starting on Christmas Eve in a Parisian garret.
The Coro, County Square, Ulverston LA12 7LZ
Fri 3 Jun

Ulverston International Music Festival - ETO: La bohème

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CHRISTOPHER MOON-LITTLE revival director JAMES CONWAY director DIONYSIS GRAMMENOS conductor FLORENCE DE MARÉ designer English Touring Opera English Touring Opera (ETO) returns with a
THE CORO LA12 7LZ
Fri 3 Jun

Ulverston International Music Festival - Top Brass

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Brighouse and Rastrick Band (or B&R as they are affectionately known) represent a rich tradition of brass band culture in the north of England and have commanded the top echelons of competitive life
THE CORO LA12 7LZ
Sat 4 Jun

Ulverston International Music Festival - Meet the Author: Kim Moore

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Award-winning poet Kim Moore studied music and was a trumpet teacher for several years. What The Trumpet Taught Me is a collection of vivid and immediate snapshots, from first lessons to music...
THE CORO LA12 7LZ
Sat 4 Jun

Kris Drever and Rachel Baiman

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On the heels of their respective new solo albums, Scottish folk star Kris Drever (LAU), and Nashville-based Americana artist Rachel Baiman present a joint tour of the UK and Scotland in the Spring of
Brewery Arts 122a Highgate Kendal LA9 4HE
Sat 4 Jun

Ulverston International Music Festival - Van BeethoVan

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ANTHONY HEWITT piano PATSY GILLAM voice/guitar THEO MAY folk violin BOGDAN SUCIU parkour artist Part of Ulverston’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations Anthony Hewitt will play piano off the
Market Street, Ulverston LA12 7LZ
Sat 4 Jun

Yewbarrow House - Open Garden for NGS

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'More Cornwall than Cumbria' according to Country Life, a colourful 4 acre garden filled with exotic and rare plants, with dramatic views over Morecambe Bay.
Yewbarrow House, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6BE
Sun 5 Jun, Sun 4 Sep

Abi and Tom's Garden Plants - Open Garden for NGS

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The 1 acre nursery garden is a fusion of traditional horticultural values with modern approaches to the display, growing and use of plant material.
Abi and Tom’s Garden Plants, Grange-Over-Sands LA11 6RT
Sun 5 Jun

The Dale-Buri Guitar Duo

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The Dale-Buri Guitar Duo Guitarists Nico Buri and Tom Dale met at the Royal Northern College of Music September 2019, where they are currently studying with world-renowned guitarist, Craig Ogden.
The Heron Theatre Stanley Street Beetham Milnthorpe LA7 7AS
Sun 5 Jun

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