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Monday, February 19, 2018


Asthetically appealing photographs of landscape in West Cumbria, UK

To Be Cumbrian

Sunrise over Ennerdale Water, with reflections in the water.
What It Means: What being Cumbrian, means to me: I'm an advocate of the outdoors, and believe that our countryside plays a big part in what it means to be Cumbrian. Being Cumbrian is a state of being, which is a reflection of our landscape. When I...

Ennerdale Water Circuit

Ennerdale Water
Splendid Views: This was a really enjoyable walk in glorious weather. The route took me on a circuit of the lake, through woods and grazing land and offered up splendid views of the surrounding hills. Ennerdale Water is a glacial lake in the north western Lake...

Braystones Memorial Tower

Braystones Memorial Tower
Watson's Folly: Braystones tower was erected 1897 to commemorate Queen Victoria's diamond jubilee, by local squire William Henry Watson. The tower is a listed Grade II building. A commemorative tablet at the tower records the names of local worthies present at its unveiling (June 1897); another tablet...

Blakeley Raise

Blakeley Raise Stone Circle
Stone Circle: Blakeley Raise Stone Circle is a beautiful little stone circle on the edge of the Western Lakeland Fells. It has been sympathetically restored and offers excellent views, this is one of the easiest of the Cumbrian circles to access sitting right by the...

Tarn: Devoke Water

Devoke Water, Cumbrian Lake
Golden Delight: Hidden away on Birker Fell is Devoke Water - a lake district gem. It is the largest tarn in the Lake District National Park, and is a delight to experience when conditions allow. I do urge you to visit. The small lake is paradise for...

Coastal Walk

St. Bees
Sparkling Coast: This was a brilliant coastal walk, with dramatic cliff-tops and awe inspiring views of hundreds, upon hundreds of nesting birds. The route I took was one way - from Whitehaven to my home at Moor Row. There are a number of return options...

Pope Francis Appoints Canon Paul Swarbrick As Next Bishop Of Lancaster

Episcopal Ordination set for Monday 9 April 2018 at 11.30am at Lancaster Cathedral. Pope Francis has named a priest of the Diocese of Lancaster...
Department Of Health

An Independent Local Pharmacy Campaign

On 20 October 2016, the government announced plans to modernise community pharmacies, improve service quality and relieve pressure on other parts of the NHS. The...

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