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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

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

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

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

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

Exhibition by Suzanne Stuart Davies & Julian Francis - Cancelled

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Bright Days: Lyrical landscape paintings and shore studies by Suzanne Stuart Davies and ceramic birds by Julian Francis.
WWT Caerlaverock Wetland Centre, Eastpark Farm, Caerlaverock DG1 4RS
Today to Sat 13 Jun

‘Parts of an Insect’ Trail - Cancelled

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To celebrate National Insect Week follow the signs around the reserve to collect all the different part of an insect and find out what creature you have made!
WWT Caerlaverock, Eastpark Farm, Caerlaverock DG1 4RS
Today to Tue 30 Jun

Exhibition by the Nithsdale Artists - Cancelled

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The Nithsdale Artists are a local group of artists who paint and sketch a variety of subjects, including wildlife, landscapes and local scenes.
WWT Caerlaverock Wetland Centre, Eastpark Farm, Caerlaverock, Dumfriesshire DG1 4RS
Sun 14 Jun to Sun 12 Jul

Merse Walk - Cancelled

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The merse (saltmarsh) is the most important habitat at WWT Caerlaverock all year round, for barnacle geese, birds of prey, ducks and waders in winter and a variety of specialist plants in summer.
WWT Caerlaverock Wetland Centre, Eastpark Farm, Caerlaverock, Dumfriesshire DG1 4RS
Sun 14 Jun

Bugs 4 Kids - Cancelled

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Discover the bugs living at Caerlaverock, from critters living in and around dead wood, to creatures of the water and those in the air! This event is part of National Insect Week 2020.
WWT Caerlaverock Wetland Centre, Eastpark Farm, Caerlaverock, Dumfriesshire DG1 4RS
Sun 28 Jun

Deer Rudding - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Set in the lee of the Northern Fells on the bank of the Caldew and enjoying views into the wider landscape, notably Carrock Fell.
Deer Rudding, Wigton CA7 8HU
Sat 6 Jun, Sat 27 Jun

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

Chapelside - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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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
Sun 14 Jun, Sun 28 Jun, Sun 12 Jul

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

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

Rydal Hall - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Forty acres of Park, Woodland and Gardens to explore. The Formal Thomas Mawson Garden has fine examples of herbaceous planting, seasonal displays and magnificent views of the Lakeland Fells.
Rydal Hall, Ambleside LA22 9LX
Sun 7 Jun

Loughbrow House - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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A real country house garden with sweeping, colour themed herbaceous borders set around large lawns. Unique Lutyens inspired rill with grass topped bridges and climbing rose arches.
Loughbrow House, Hexham NE46 1RS
Sun 14 Jun

Ceilidh with The Hedgehog’s Skin Cancelled

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Ceilidh with The Hedgehog’s Skin.
Hexham Middle School Wanless Lane Hexham NE46 1BU
Thu 11 Jun

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
Today to Sat 13 Jun

Wallington - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Magical walled, terraced garden with herbaceous and mixed borders. Packed with colour. Edwardian conservatory with unusual plants. 100 acres of woodland. Pleasure grounds, river and lakes.
Wallington, Cambo NE61 4AR
Sat 13 Jun

The Beacon - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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This garden illustrates how to make a cottage garden on a steep site with loads of interest at different levels. Planted with acers, roses and a variety of cottage garden and formal plants.
The Beacon, Stocksfield NE43 7NX
Sun 7 Jun

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

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

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 and Sun 14 Jun

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

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