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22nd December 2021

Behind the Scenes of our new 2022 TV Advert

Take a sneak peek at our TV advert through the behind scenes shots of the 2022 campaign. Our TV...

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11th January 2022

10 Best UK Breaks for Couples for 2022

From walking in the footsteps of literary greats to marvelling at the infinite web of stars in the clear...

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6th January 2022

24 Bucket List Ideas: UK Attractions for Families

Littered with ancient castles, regal palaces, unique wildlife and captivating countryside, the UK has an endless amount of superb...

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Day Out Guides beatrix potter days out
5 years ago

Following in the Footsteps of Beatrix Potter

The Lake District’s beautiful countryside inspired Beatrix Potter to write her famous series of books. Tales of Peter Rabbit...

Food and Drink Best pubs lake district keswick
5 years ago

5 of the Best Pubs in Keswick

Keswick is a great destination for those searching for the best pub food in the Lakes or to sample...

Wildlife
5 years ago

Guide to Wildlife Hotspots in the Lake District

The Lake District is teeming with all manner of stunning wildlife. With so many spectacular landscapes to explore, it’s...

Outdoor Activities
5 years ago

Explore the Wonders of the Lake District’s Dark Skies

The dazzling beauty of the night sky is one of the most astounding sights known to man. Since the...

Film and TV Haweswater is a reservoir built in the valley of Mardale and flooded in 1935
5 years ago

Famous Film Locations of the Lake District

Dramatic fells, glittering lakes, wooded valleys… The Lake District is a landscape that commands the eye, so there’s little...

Travel Tips
5 years ago

5 Romantic Cottages for a Lake District Getaway

It’s a land of poetry, dramatic fells, and shimmering waters – no wonder the Lake District is such a...

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