Martin the cuckoo heads for home




The first of the BTO’s Cuckoos is heading for home. He was tracked crossing the Sahara during Sunday 1 April. Martin is one of four British … [Read more...]




Get on your bike and enjoy Cumbria




If you fancy a cycle in the open air and a ride on a railway then four events in Cumbria could just be for you. The first of a series of special … [Read more...]




Volunteers wanted for Lake District clean-up




The Lake District’s biggest annual “spring clean” event – tidying up around the shores of Windermere and filling hundreds of bags of rubbish – is … [Read more...]




Stories from the fells-The Cumbria Landscape Story




Cumbria Wildlife Trust is looking for people to help tell the story of the Lake District's high fells and bring alive the history of the iconic … [Read more...]




High Fell – The Cumbria Landscape Story




A wildlife trust in Cumbria has secured lottery money to enable it to record memories of the Lakeland fells. Cumbria Wildlife Trust has secured … [Read more...]




Charity seeks help in Cumbria




Cumbria Wildlife Trust is looking for volunteers from the South Lakes area to help advertise and run an event in June. The Garden Bonanza is the … [Read more...]




Podcast: Fungi in the UK




Experts suggest that the UK has over 15,000 known species of fungi growing in the UK. Around 25 new species are found every year. Fungi play … [Read more...]




Seabird couple keep up their record




Legendary love birds Peckster and Flip are back at their summer residence at no. 33 Staple Newk, RSPB Bempton Cliffs. The celebrity seabird couple … [Read more...]




Podcast: Frozen River in North Cumbria




Three weeks of sub zero temperatures in parts of the UK have led to rivers and large stretches of water to start freezing. In north Cumbria large … [Read more...]




Yorkshire Dales web volunteers wanted




More volunteers are needed to help the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority (YDNPA) to improve the online services it provides to the … [Read more...]