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Cumbria’s shrimper helps seafood festival
[ 0 ] June 28, 2017

Cumbria’s shrimper helps seafood festival

“Frank Benson gave us a real insight into sustainable fisheries management and the importance of protecting our coastal ecosystems to get best produce and value from your catch…”

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Lakeland highs
[ 0 ] June 27, 2017

Lakeland highs

Wheelchair users will be able to experience a new challenging outdoor adventure at The Lake District Calvert Trust’s Lake Bassenthwaite base.

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Moored up for summer
[ 0 ] June 27, 2017

Moored up for summer

Arthur Ransome’s magical children’s story Swallows and Amazons is being celebrated in a summer-long exhibition at Blackwell Arts & Crafts House in Bowness-on-Windermere

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Musselling in on the story
[ 0 ] June 27, 2017

Musselling in on the story

The critically endangered freshwater pearl mussel has faced local extinction for several years

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Secrets and Amazons
[ 0 ] June 27, 2017

Secrets and Amazons

The secret life of Arthur Ransome – who once wrote that he had lived through “snatches of a dozen lives” – is commemorated in a special exhibition at Coniston’s Ruskin Museum

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Adventure in Barrow
[ 0 ] June 27, 2017

Adventure in Barrow

Sir Ranulph Fiennes will appear at The Forum in Barrow-in-Furness on July 10

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Back from extinction
[ 0 ] June 27, 2017

Back from extinction

Sixty-five million years after they vanished from the Cumbrian fells, the dinosaurs are back.

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Rambling rhymes
[ 0 ] June 27, 2017

Rambling rhymes

American poets are set to gather on the eastern shores of Coniston this summer

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Questions of Cumbria
[ 0 ] June 27, 2017

Questions of Cumbria

If you can’t wait for our monthly Question of Cumbria feature, you’re likely to enjoy The Lake District Quiz Book

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Osprey chicks are doing well
[ 0 ] June 26, 2017

Osprey chicks are doing well

Bassenthwaite’s three osprey chicks are healthy and progressing well, according to the Lake District Osprey Project (LDOP).

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