Tags » Cumbria

"Beach Products"

“Beach Products”,was assembled at Parton beach, Cumbria on a mild November day in 2014.
I’ve always been fascinated by industrial materials and the processes involved in the manufacture , storage and distribution of raw materials. 91 more words

Mixed Media Beach Installation

Upcoming Appearances - South Lakes Brass Ensemble

Good morning all!  The South Lakes Brass Ensemble have had a busy couple of weeks.  We’ve been working hard for the last couple of months to prepare for some upcoming dates. 253 more words

Friday's Featured Vacancy - 28/11/2014

Brilliant careers at Alertacall, Windermere

Alertacall prides itself on finding brilliant people who care deeply about what they do. The company is growing so often has vacancies for Software Developers, Customer Services Superstars and Client Relationship Managers. 212 more words


Cumbria’s Great Pearl Rush

If you’ve been following my posts on the River Ehen you might be interested to read this blog by Diane McIlmoyle, which gives some interesting historical perspectives on pearl mussels in the area:


Essential studies: 1 - Fiona Edmonds on the term 'Cumbria'

One unavoidable delay for any author of a non-fiction book comes between the end of the writing/editing process and publication. During this period of limbo, there is always a chance that something significant relating to the subject of the book will be published elsewhere – an item of key relevance that appears too late to cite in the bibliography. 339 more words


Dick Callum – Pioneer Mountain Biker?

‘Meanwhile the dromedary was jolting him almost to pieces as it slipped and jumped and jibbed and skidded and bucked over the loose stones in the old path down the wood. 994 more words