Performance on a mountain in Cumbria

Two street artists have helped celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Lake District and the launch of the Lakes Alive’s summer season of outdoor shows, … [Read more...]





Artists search for puppet watchers

Two artists, who will be following the footsteps of famous puppeteer and showman Walter Wilkinson, are looking for people who saw his performances or … [Read more...]





Photography competition – Help celebrate 60

The Lake District National Park is celebrating it's 60th birthday later this year and you can join in. Photographers are being challenged to … [Read more...]





Festival of British Archaeology

National Parks across the UK are looking forward to welcoming more visitors than ever this summer as people decide to holiday at home. With … [Read more...]





The art of Josefina de Vasconcellos

Born in 1904  Josefina de Vasconcellos lived to be over 100 and left a legacy of fine artwork around the world. The daughter of a Brazilian … [Read more...]





Greta Bridge, Keswick

Carrying the busy A66 between the M6 and Keswick is what is possibly the largest concrete span bridge in Cumbria, the Greta Bridge. Four lanes of … [Read more...]





Corpse Roads

Great Britain in the 15th and 16th Centuries was a place of many small parishes, some very rural and isolated.  Most of these villages did have their … [Read more...]





Brockhole

On the eastern banks of Windermere and set in acres of gardens is the Lake District National Park property called Brockhole. Brockhole is … [Read more...]