• Why I love twitter

    Earlier this week I was looking at our twitter feed and a fellow twitterer posted some aerial shots of the hotel which looked terrific.
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  • Kendal Torchlight Carnival

    A must see event to attend this September in the Lakes, is the legendary Kendal Torchlight Carnival.
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  • Westmorland County Show

    Not to be missed this Autumn, is the Westmorland County Show, on Thursday the 10th of September, between 8 am and 5:30pm.
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  • Brewery Arts Centre

    Who says the Lake District is all about hiking and the outdoors?
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  • Treetop Nets

    If you really want to send your kids off on a memorable experience guaranteed to put smiles on the most jaded of little faces, check out Treetop Nets.
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  • August Bank Holiday

    Across England the August bank holiday signifies the end of Summer.
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  • Downtown Abbey Style Estate goes on sale

    For the first time since 1761 a Downton Abbey-esq property in the Lakes is available for £3.25m. Lowbridge House has been home to the Fothergill family for 254 years and finally they have decided to up sticks and move on.
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  • Miles without Stiles

    Are you, or is one of the people in your traveling group, a wheelchair user? Experiencing an outdoor holiday in countryside terrain where there is an emphasis on walking, can prove challenging for those in wheelchairs.
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  • National Three Peaks Challenge

    Every year, thousands take up the three peaks challenge, a mountaineering expedition involving the 3 highest peaks in Scotland, Wales and England, with the English peak- Scafell Pike situated right here in the Lakes.
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