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...]




Harmonic Fields, Pierre Sauvageot – Ulverston, Cumbria




Organisers of the UK premiere of Harmonic Fields, installed by artist Pierre Sauvageot, say over 8000 people visited the unusual musical installation … [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...]




Money trees




Money really does grow on trees in Cumbria - just ask any visitor to the woods surrounding Aira Force in the Lake District. The money tree, or … [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...]




Arctic Charr numbers increase in Ennerdale




Arctic Charr numbers have increased in Ennerdale Water thanks to a conservation project. Numbers of charr had dwindled to just a few hundred during … [Read more...]




Red Kites doing well in Cumbria




Red kites, reintroduced into the Lake District earlier this year, are doing well according to the Forestry Commission. Reports indicate that they … [Read more...]




Hay meadow survey




Recent years have seen a decline in traditional hay meadows by over 90% in the U.K. This decline has occurred due to changes in meadow management … [Read more...]




Red Kites return to the Lake District




The Forestry Commission is spearheading a three-year project to reintroduce red kites into parts of the Lake District. This is the first operation … [Read more...]