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Glory Days

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The full E-street, the seven-piece line up will take you on a blast down thunder road playing all if the classics along the way.
The Beggar’s Theatre, Market Square, Milllom, Cumbria LA18 4HZ
Sat 19 Sep 20

Heritage Open Day: Lancaster Canal Northern Reaches ’“ Virtual Tour

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Welcome to England’s largest festival of history and culture! Every September thousands of volunteers across England organise events to celebrate our fantastic history and culture.
Virtual Event
Fri 18 Sep 20

Larch Cottage Nurseries - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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For 3 days only Larch Cottage Nurseries are opening the new lower gardens and chapel for NGS visitors.
Larch Cottage Nurseries Melkinthorpe Penrith Cumbria CA10 2DR
Tue 15 Sep 20

Heritage Open Day: FIRE! - Morecambe Bay Sunset Series

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Welcome to England’s largest festival of history and culture! Every September thousands of volunteers across England organise events to celebrate our fantastic history and culture.
Virtual Event
Tue 15 Sep 20

Larch Cottage Nurseries - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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For 3 days only Larch Cottage Nurseries are opening the new lower gardens and chapel for NGS visitors.
Larch Cottage Nurseries Melkinthorpe Penrith Cumbria CA10 2DR
Mon 14 Sep 20

Woodend House - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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An interesting garden tucked away in a small hamlet. Meandering gravel paths lead around the garden with imaginative, colourful planting.
Woodend House Woodend Egremont Cumbria CA22 2TA
Sun 13 Sep 20

Woodend House - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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An interesting garden tucked away in a small hamlet. Meandering gravel paths lead around the garden with imaginative, colourful planting.
Woodend House Woodend Egremont Cumbria CA22 2TA
Sat 12 Sep 20

Heritage Open Day: The Reservoir Story: An evening zoom talk with Tom Speight

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Welcome to England’s largest festival of history and culture! Every September thousands of volunteers across England organise events to celebrate our fantastic history and culture.
Virtual Event
Fri 11 Sep 20

Westmorland County Show

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Awarded Cumbria Tourism Event of the Year for 2018, the Westmorland County Show is one of the UK’s favourite agricultural Shows and Cumbria’s largest livestock Show.
County Showground,Lane Farm, Crooklands, Milnthorpe, Cumbria LA7 7NH
Thu 10 Sep 20

Jason Manford: Like Me

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Jason Manford: Like Me He’s back! It’s been a busy few years for Jason since his last smash-hit stand up show but fans of his Absolute Radio show will know this nationally acclaimed comedian hasn’t changed a bit.
The Brewery Arts Centre, 122A Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE
Fri 4 Sep 20

Grange-over-Sands Hidden Gardens - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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2/3 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 Cumbria LA11 7AF
Sun 30 Aug 20

James Richards Circus

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James Richards Circus James Richards circus is pleased to be returning to Silloth on Solway with another great family friendly show.
SILLOTH THE GREEN CA7 4DQ
Sat 22 Aug 20

Manjushri KMC Summer Retreat - Wk 2 - The Inner Peace of Concentration

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ONLINE - Guided Meditations on The Inner Peace of Concentration with Buddhist Monk, Gen Kelsang Rabten Hosted by Manjushri Kadampa Meditation Temple for World Peace, Ulverston.
Virtual Event
Fri 21 Aug 20

Flash Art Workshops for Kids: Beautiful Bunting

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Flash Art Workshops for Kids: Beautiful Bunting This summer Heron Corn Mill presents five days of workshops for children themed around arts & crafts, where there’ll be a different fun-packed activity every day!
Heron Corn Mill, Mill Lane, Beetham, Milnthorpe LA7 7PQ
Fri 14 Aug 20

Flash Art Workshops for Kids: Junk Journals

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Flash Art Workshops for Kids: Junk Journals This summer Heron Corn Mill presents five days of workshops for children themed around arts & crafts, where there’ll be a different fun-packed activity every day!
Heron Corn Mill, Mill Lane, Beetham, Milnthorpe LA7 7PQ
Thu 13 Aug 20

Flash Art Workshops for Kids: Found Object Sculpture

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Flash Art Workshops for Kids: Found Object Sculpture This summer Heron Corn Mill presents five days of workshops for children themed around arts & crafts, where there’ll be a different fun-packed activity every day!
Heron Corn Mill, Mill Lane, Beetham, Milnthorpe LA7 7PQ
Wed 12 Aug 20

Flash Art Workshops for Kids: Wet Felting Pictures

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Flash Art Workshops for Kids: Wet Felting Pictures This summer Heron Corn Mill presents five days of workshops for children themed around arts & crafts, where there’ll be a different fun-packed activity every day!
Heron Corn Mill, Mill Lane, Beetham, Milnthorpe LA7 7PQ
Tue 11 Aug 20

Flash Art Workshops for Kids: Mixed Media & Drawing

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Flash Art Workshops for Kids: Mixed Media & Drawing This summer Heron Corn Mill presents five days of workshops for children themed around arts & crafts, where there’ll be a different fun-packed activity every day!
Heron Corn Mill, Mill Lane, Beetham, Milnthorpe LA7 7PQ
Mon 10 Aug 20

Artisan Craft & Gift Market - Dobbies Carlisle

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Artisan Craft & Gift Market - Dobbies Carlisle We are really looking forward to being back at Dobbies Carlisle for our Artisan Craft & Gift Market. Our marquee will feature lots of interesting stalls such as soaps, bath bombs, ladies clothing,...
Orton Grange, Carlisle CA5 6LB
Sat 1 Aug 20

Big Kid Circus

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Big Kid Circus is thrilled to announce that we are back on tour and we are here to do our best to bring back the entertainment in your life style. Shows: everyday, 1pm & 4.30pm & 7.
workington, Opposite Dunmail Park CA14 1NQ
Wed 29 Jul 20

Grange-over-Sands Hidden Gardens - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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3 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 Cumbria LA11 7AF
Sun 26 Jul 20

Low Fell West - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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This 2 acre woodland garden in the tranquil Winster Valley has extensive views to the Pennines. The four season garden, restored since 2003, incl expanses of rock planted sympathetically with...
Low Fell West Crosthwaite Kendal Cumbria LA8 8JG
Sun 26 Jul 20

The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Show

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The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Show The Floyd Effect return in 2020 with their ‘Dark Side Of Reason’ tour, highlighting Pink Floyd’s multi-platinum 1987 release, ’A Momentary Lapse Of Reason’ and also includes a complete
Carnegie Theatre CA14 2BD
Sat 25 Jul 20

Cumbria Steam Gathering - Cancelled

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Vintage show with craft and trade stalls, exhibition of vintage and classic vehicles, funfair and food outlets and including live steel music performance by Pantonic All Stars Steel Orchestra from
Cark Airfield, Flookburgh, Grange Over Sands, Cumbria LA11 7LS
Sat 25 Jul 20

Low Fell West - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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This 2 acre woodland garden in the tranquil Winster Valley has extensive views to the Pennines. The four season garden, restored since 2003, incl expanses of rock planted sympathetically with...
Low Fell West Crosthwaite Kendal Cumbria LA8 8JG
Sat 25 Jul 20

Online Kadampa Summer Fesrival 2020 - Everyone Welcome

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Hosted by Manjushri Kadampa Meditation Centre, Ulverston A special opportunity to receive teachings and engage in meditations of Kadampa Buddhism.
Virtual Event
Fri 24 Jul 20

Low Fell West - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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This 2 acre woodland garden in the tranquil Winster Valley has extensive views to the Pennines. The four season garden, restored since 2003, incl expanses of rock planted sympathetically with...
Low Fell West Crosthwaite Kendal Cumbria LA8 8JG
Fri 24 Jul 20

Grange-over-Sands Hidden Gardens - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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3 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 Cumbria LA11 7AF
Thu 23 Jul 20

Curious About Kendal

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Have fun discovering Kendal with two self-guided, quirky, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy in booklet or instant download format. Are you curious about Kendal?
Kendal Town Centre Starts: Holy Trinity Church, Church Walk Kendal LA9 5AF
Mon 20 Jul 20

Grange-over-Sands Hidden Gardens - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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3 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 Cumbria LA11 7AF
Sun 19 Jul 20

Low Fell West - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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This 2 acre woodland garden in the tranquil Winster Valley has extensive views to the Pennines. The four season garden, restored since 2003, incl expanses of rock planted sympathetically with...
Low Fell West Crosthwaite Kendal Cumbria LA8 8JG
Sun 19 Jul 20

Holistic & Spiritual Well being Festival

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Our Holistic & Spiritual Well being Festival is a great day out for everybody who loves indulgence, inspiration and buying beautiful things to love !
George Hotel, Devonshire Street, Penrith CA11 7SU
Sat 18 Jul 20

Low Fell West - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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This 2 acre woodland garden in the tranquil Winster Valley has extensive views to the Pennines. The four season garden, restored since 2003, incl expanses of rock planted sympathetically with...
Low Fell West Crosthwaite Kendal Cumbria LA8 8JG
Sat 18 Jul 20

Last of the Summer Wine

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After his hit sell-out UK tour of ’Do You Think That’s Wise?’ The life and times of John Le Mesurier, acclaimed impressionist Julian Dutton brings the classic sitcom ’ Last of...
The Beggar’s Theatre, Market Square, Milllom, Cumbria LA18 4HZ
Fri 17 Jul 20

Low Fell West - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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This 2 acre woodland garden in the tranquil Winster Valley has extensive views to the Pennines. The four season garden, restored since 2003, incl expanses of rock planted sympathetically with...
Low Fell West Crosthwaite Kendal Cumbria LA8 8JG
Fri 17 Jul 20

Grange-over-Sands Hidden Gardens - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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3 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 Cumbria LA11 7AF
Thu 16 Jul 20

Pretty Muddy - Carlisle 5k

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Pretty Muddy - Carlisle 5k Pretty Muddy 5k is a fun-filled muddy obstacle course. Scramble over the A-frame, crawl through the mud pit, bounce on the space hoppers and have fun with your friends while raising valuable funds...
Bitts Park, Dacre Rd CA3 8UZ
Sun 12 Jul 20

Race for Life - Carlisle 5k / 10k

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Race for Life - Carlisle 5k / 10k Race for Life 5k and 10k is suitable for all ages and abilities. The event is non-competitive and open to everyone – bring the whole family and walk, jog or run 5k or 10k at your own pace while...
Bitts Park, Dacre Rd CA3 8UZ
Sun 12 Jul 20

Low Fell West - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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This 2 acre woodland garden in the tranquil Winster Valley has extensive views to the Pennines. The four season garden, restored since 2003, incl expanses of rock planted sympathetically with...
Low Fell West Crosthwaite Kendal Cumbria LA8 8JG
Sun 12 Jul 20

Pretty Muddy Kids- Carlisle 5k

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Pretty Muddy Kids- Carlisle 5k Pretty Muddy Kids is a fun-filled muddy obstacle course just for the little ones. The course is approximately 5k and children can take on the obstacles, crawl through the mud pit and have fun with...
Bitts Park, Dacre Rd CA3 8UZ
Sun 12 Jul 20

Colin Garnett

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Now entering its 4th year, the Barrow Festival of Transport will return to Barrow town centre on Saturday 11th July 2020.
Barrow Town Centre LA14 1PU
Sat 11 Jul 20

Low Fell West - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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This 2 acre woodland garden in the tranquil Winster Valley has extensive views to the Pennines. The four season garden, restored since 2003, incl expanses of rock planted sympathetically with...
Low Fell West Crosthwaite Kendal Cumbria LA8 8JG
Sat 11 Jul 20

Low Fell West - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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This 2 acre woodland garden in the tranquil Winster Valley has extensive views to the Pennines. The four season garden, restored since 2003, incl expanses of rock planted sympathetically with...
Low Fell West Crosthwaite Kendal Cumbria LA8 8JG
Fri 10 Jul 20

Furness Tradition Online Festival

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As we couldn’t have a normal festival we have gone online. Concerts from Bob Fox, Jenn Butterworth and Laura-Beth Salter, OBT (Oakes, Boyes and Thorp) and Ross Couper (Peatbog Faeries...
Virtual Event
Fri 10 Jul 20

Abi & Tom’s Garden Plants - Garden Open for Charity - 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 Halecat Witherslack Grange-Over-Sands Cumbria LA11 6RT
Sun 5 Jul 20

Matson Ground - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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2 acres of mature, south facing gardens. A good mix of formal and informal planting including topiary features, herbaceous and shrub borders, wild flower areas, stream leading to a large pond and...
Matson Ground Windermere Cumbria LA23 2NH
Fri 3 Jul 20

Manjushri KMC Summer Retreat - Week 1 - Meditations for a Good Heart

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ONLINE - Guided Meditations for a Good Heart with Buddhist Monk, Gen Kelsang Rabten Hosted by Manjushri Kadampa Meditation Temple for World Peace, Ulverston An opportunity to enjoy a powerful
Virtual Event
Fri 3 Jul 20

Ulverston Gardens - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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6 very varied gardens in and around a historic market town, with its canal and lighthouse monument to Sir John Barrow. ’Every garden a surprise’.
Ulverston Gardens, Ulverston LA12 7LA
Sun 28 Jun 20

Ullswater Country Fair

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Country Fair set in the beautiful Ullswater valley with attractions including open hound, terrier, lurcher and whippet show, charity companion dog show, falconry display, fell races, terrier racing,
Patterdale, Ullswater CA11 0PJ
Sun 28 Jun 20

Curious About Kendal

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Have fun discovering Kendal with two self-guided, quirky, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy in booklet or instant download format. Are you curious about Kendal?
Kendal Town Centre Starts: Holy Trinity Church, Church Walk Kendal LA9 5AF
Mon 22 Jun 20

Ivy House - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Approx 2 acres of sloping fell-side garden with meandering paths leading to a series of rooms: pond, fern garden, gravel garden with assorted grasses, vegetable and herb garden.
Ivy House, Cumwhitton CA8 9EX
Sun 21 Jun 20

Askham Hall - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Askham Hall is a Pele Tower incorporating C14, C16 and early C18 elements in a courtyard plan. Opened in 2013 with luxury accommodation, a restaurant, cafe and wedding barn.
Askham Hall, Penrith CA10 2PF
Sun 21 Jun 20

8 Oxenholme Road - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Artist and potters garden of approx ½ acre of mixed planting designed for year-round interest, incl two linked small ponds.
8 Oxenholme Road, Kendal LA9 7NJ
Sun 21 Jun 20

Summerdale House - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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1½ acre part-walled country garden set around C18 former vicarage. Several defined areas have been created by hedges, each with its own theme and linked by intricate cobbled pathways.
Summerdale House, Lupton LA6 1PE
Sun 21 Jun 20

China Crisis: RETROspective tour

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Eddie Lundon and Gary Daly are the founding members of the band which started Kirby, Merseyside back in 1979.
The Beggar’s Theatre, Market Square, Milllom, Cumbria LA18 4HZ
Sat 20 Jun 20

Matson Ground - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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2 acres of mature, south facing gardens. A good mix of formal and informal planting including topiary features, herbaceous and shrub borders, wild flower areas, stream leading to a large pond and...
Matson Ground Windermere Cumbria LA23 2NH
Fri 19 Jun 20

Kendal Mountain Festival Tour 2020 Kendal

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Watch the world’s best short adventure films on the big screen. Hear tales from great explorers and athletes as they join us on stage. Win prizes from our fantastic tour partners.
Brewery Arts Centre, 122A Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE
Thu 18 Jun 20

Haverthwaite Lodge - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Traditional Lake District garden that has been redesigned and replanted. A wonderful display of hellebores and spring flowers.
Haverthwaite Lodge, Haverthwaite LA12 8AJ
Thu 18 Jun 20

Lakeside Hotel - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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On the shores of Lake Windermere. Lakeside has been created for year round interest, packed with choice plants, incl some unusual varieties.
Lakeside Hotel, Ulverston LA12 8AT
Thu 18 Jun 20

Bubble Rush

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New for 2020 – The UK’s foamiest fun run is coming to Carlisle! Bubble Rush is a fun run with a difference – lots of coloured bubbles!
Chances Park, Carlisle CA2 6JP
Sun 14 Jun 20

5 Primrose Bank - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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A surprise garden in a modern housing development, making use of reclaimed scrubland next to the Hadrian’s Wall Path and close to the River Eden.
5 Primrose Bank, Carlisle CA6 4QT
Sun 14 Jun 20

Hill Top - The Spirit of Hill Top - Cancelled

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Slow down in the Orchard and experience the sights, sounds and spirit of Hill Top in the same way as Beatrix Potter did.
Hill Top, Near Sawrey, Hawkshead, Ambleside, LA22 0LF
Sun 14 Jun 20

Sprint Mill - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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Unorthodox organically run garden,the wild and natural alongside provision of owners’ fruit, vegetables and firewood.
Sprint Mill Burneside Cumbria LA8 9AQ
Sun 14 Jun 20

Hill Top - Tom Kitten’s children’s trail - Cancelled

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Follow in the paw-prints of Tom Kitten and explore the delights of Hill Top garden. Children will love hunting out the clues around the garden to complete this fun trail, based on one of Beatrix...
Hill Top, Near Sawrey, Hawkshead, Ambleside, LA22 0LF
Sun 14 Jun 20

Lake District Challenge 2020

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New for 2020 - join the Lake District Challenge and take on England’s finest countryside at your pace.
RUFC Kendal Hornets, Mintbridge, Shap Road, Kendal LA9 6NY
Sat 13 Jun 20

Whetstone Croft & Cottage - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Two different, tranquil, south-facing cottage gardens overlooking the Woodland valley. Herbaceous borders bursting with cottage-garden favourites, mature flowering shrubs, azaleas, herb beds, stoop...
Whetstone Croft & Cottage, Broughton-In-Furness LA20 6AE
Sat 13 Jun 20

Sprint Mill - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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Unorthodox organically run garden,the wild and natural alongside provision of owners’ fruit, vegetables and firewood.
Sprint Mill Burneside Cumbria LA8 9AQ
Sat 13 Jun 20

Swarthmoor Hall - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Formal gardens and wild flower meadow. Wild purple crocus meadow in early spring: late February or early March depending on weather, earlier if mild winter later if cold and frosty.
Swarthmoor Hall, Ulverston LA12 0JQ
Fri 12 Jun 20

Sprint Mill - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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Unorthodox organically run garden,the wild and natural alongside provision of owners’ fruit, vegetables and firewood.
Sprint Mill Burneside Cumbria LA8 9AQ
Fri 12 Jun 20

Curious About Kendal

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Have fun discovering Kendal with two self-guided, quirky, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy in booklet or instant download format. Are you curious about Kendal?
Kendal Town Centre Starts: Holy Trinity Church, Church Walk Kendal LA9 5AF
Mon 8 Jun 20

Tithe Barn - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Set on a slight incline, the thatched property has stunning views of the Lake District, Pennines and Scottish Border hills.
Tithe Barn, Carlisle CA6 4PJ
Sun 7 Jun 20

Hutton-In-The-Forest - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Hutton-in-the-Forest is surrounded on two sides by distinctive yew topiary and grass terraces -, which to the S lead to C18 lake and cascade.
Hutton-In-The-Forest, Penrith CA11 9TH
Sun 7 Jun 20

Park House - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Romantic Manor House (not open). Extensive vistas. Formal tranquil pond encased in yew hedging. Meadow with meandering pathways, water garden filled with bulbs and ferns.
Park House, Kirkby Lonsdale LA6 2LG
Sun 7 Jun 20

Hayton Village Gardens - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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A valley of gardens of varied size and styles all within ½m, mostly of old stone cottages. Smaller and larger cottage gardens, courtyards and containers, steep wooded slopes, lawns, exuberant...
Hayton Village Gardens, Brampton CA8 9HR
Sun 7 Jun 20

Cello on Fire

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A Solo Cello show - no standard classical recital but an extraordinary mix of styles, ranging literally from Baroque to Rock.
The Beggar’s Theatre, Market Square, Milllom, Cumbria LA18 4HZ
Sat 6 Jun 20

Patti Boulaye: Aretha and Me

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Following the last two years of sell-outs of her show ’Billie and me’, The award-winning singer and musical theatre star Patti Boulaye returns to the stage with her brand-new one-woman
The Beggar’s Theatre, Market Square, Milllom, Cumbria LA18 4HZ
Wed 3 Jun 20

Grange over Sands Hidden Gardens - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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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
Sun 31 May 20

Lea Cottage - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Intimate and secluded Arts & Crafts garden, subdivided into ’rooms’ by yew hedges, stone walls & gabions using stone from garden.
Lea Cottage, Ambleside LA22 9PY
Sun 31 May 20

Galloway’s Morecambe Bay Walk

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The famous Galloway’s Morecambe Bay Walk returns once again for 2020. Join Galloway’s on this iconic walk, as we ramble from Arnside across the famous sands to Kents Bank.
Registration for the start of this event; - Clock Tower- Arnside ,The Promenade, Arnside, Carnforth, This events end in Kents Bank (LA11 7BG) LA5 0HD
Sat 30 May 20

Country Fest - Cancelled

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Sadly Country Fest 2020 is cancelled, we look forward to welcoming you all to next year’s Country Fest on Saturday 5 & Sunday 6 June 2021 More Information - www.countryfest.co.
County Showground,Lane Farm, Crooklands, Milnthorpe, Cumbria LA7 7NH
Sat 30 May 20

Patrick Monahan: Started from the bottom now I’m here

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Smart and funny observations on a newfound, middle-class lifestyle with ski holidays, through the prism of poor, immigrant, living-in-a-caravan roots.
The Beggar’s Theatre, Market Square, Milllom, Cumbria LA18 4HZ
Sat 30 May 20

Galesyke - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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4 acre woodland garden with spectacular views of the Wasdale fells.The R Irt runs through the garden and both banks are landscaped, you can cross over the river via a picturesque, mini, suspension...
Galesyke, Wasdale CA20 1ET
Sat 30 May 20

Whitehaven Coast - St Bees beach clean - Cancelled

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Join us and the Colourful Coast Partnership at St Bees beach to help remove marine litter and tackle the marine plastics problem.
Whitehaven Coast CA11
Thu 28 May 20

Allan Bank and Grasmere - Hardwicke Rawnsley - A centenary celebration at Grasmere Village Hall - Cancelled

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You are invited to a very special event in Grasmere to celebrate 125 years of the National Trust and the contribution of the co-founder Hardwicke Drummond Rawnsley on the centenary of his death.
Allan Bank and Grasmere, High Close, Loughrigg, Ambleside LA22 9HH
Thu 28 May 20

Borrowdale and Derwent Water - Force Crag Mine Open Days 2020 - Cancelled

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Discover what they did with a grizzly, what’s a jaw crusher and could you have carried the explosives box' Find out more quirky facts at this fascinating secret located in the stunning
Borrowdale and Derwent Water CA11
Thu 28 May 20

Wordsworth House and Garden - Walk on the wild side - Cancelled

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Have fun on a family-friendly garden adventure. Join a costumed servant to explore the garden: taste flowers, touch bugs and discover how to turn your own outside space into a wildlife haven.
Wordsworth House and Garden, Main Street, Cockermouth CA13 9RX
Thu 28 May 20

Wordsworth House and Garden - Become a natural artist - Cancelled

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Let nature awaken your creativity and have fun making some wild art. Make a piece of wild art from found objects or create a poem out of stones.
Wordsworth House and Garden, Main Street, Cockermouth CA13 9RX
Wed 27 May 20

Sizergh - Wood fired pizza - Cancelled

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New for 2020, well be running a wood fired pizza afternoon during school holidays, so why not stop by for lunch' New for 2020, well be running a wood fired pizza afternoon during school holidays,
Sizergh, Sizergh, near Kendal LA8 8AE
Wed 27 May 20

Sizergh - Opening of the Strickland family chapel - Cancelled

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Still used by the Strickland family after 750 years, the chapel will be open for a limited time in 2020.
Sizergh, Sizergh, near Kendal LA8 8AE
Wed 27 May 20

Wordsworth House and Garden - Make your mark as a Georgian - Cancelled

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Try your hand with a quill and ink. Learn about 18th-century letter writing, pen a missive or poem of your own and seal it the Georgian way. Booking Not Needed.
Wordsworth House and Garden, Main Street, Cockermouth CA13 9RX
Tue 26 May 20

Sizergh - Guided Walk: Sizergh Fell - Cancelled

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Enjoy a 1.5 mile guided walk on Sizerghs farmed estate. This short walk is a Sizergh must! Discover important archaeological sites (including a pre-historic burial mound) and glimpse the incredible...
Sizergh, Sizergh, near Kendal LA8 8AE
Mon 25 May 20

Sizergh - Guided Walk: Helsington Church - Cancelled

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Enjoy a 1.5 mile guided walk through ancient trees and historic landscape. This short walk to Church Fell highlights the diverse nature of the Sizergh estate as you explore farmland, ancient...
Sizergh, Sizergh, near Kendal LA8 8AE
Mon 25 May 20

Wordsworth House and Garden - Every hat tells a story - Cancelled

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Get crafty making and decorating a distinctive paper hat. Take inspiration from Dorothys baby bonnet on display in our exhibition, and craft a cool paper cap or a handsome hat that says something...
Wordsworth House and Garden, Main Street, Cockermouth CA13 9RX
Mon 25 May 20

The George Michael Story

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Welcome to The George Michael Story with live shows at venues across the UK. The only truly accurate tribute to George Michael.
The Beggar’s Theatre, Market Square, Milllom, Cumbria LA18 4HZ
Sat 23 May 20

Langholme Mill - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Approx 1 acre of mature woodland garden with meandering lakeland slate paths surrounding the mill race stream which can be crossed by a variety of bridges.
Langholme Mill, Lowick Green LA12 8ES
Sat 23 May 20

Wordsworth House and Garden - Pastimes from the past on a Saturday - Cancelled

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Think outside the Xbox and try your hand at indoor and outdoor games William and Dorothy would have enjoyed. Play snip snap snorum, have a game of skittles or a jingling match.
Wordsworth House and Garden, Main Street, Cockermouth CA13 9RX
Sat 23 May 20

Acorn Bank - Magical Herbs - Cancelled

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Learn all about the magical properties of Acorn Bank’s herbs in our Children’s trail. Which herbs would a witch use from the Herb Garden to ward off evil spirits' Which herbs might...
Acorn Bank, Temple Sowerby, near Penrith CA10 1SP
Sat 23 May 20

Ireby Festival - Postponed

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Ireby Music Festival enters its 18th year. The folk genre music festival is held in the picturesque Northern fells of the World Heritage Lake District.
Ireby, near Wigton CA7 1EA
Fri 22 May 20

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

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Reserved Seating Early Bird price (until Xmas) £24 (Group of 6+ IN ONE TRANSACTION £22 EACH) Full Price £26 (Group of 6+ £24 EACH) Musical Comedy show with classic pop anthems and a
Coronation Hall County Square Ulverston LA12 7LZ
Fri 22 May 20

NKT IKBU International Spring Festival online, The Power of Compassion

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JOIN THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE IN A GLOBAL PRACTICE OF COMPASSION At this online Festival receive the empowerment of Vajrapani, the Buddha of spiritual power, and teachings on the power of compassion -
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Fri 22 May 20

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