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Grasmere - Weekend Away 10th - 12th October

Normally we enjoy a weekend of walking in the summer but this year we had so many children doing GCSEs and A Levels that we delayed it until now. 373 more words

Grasmere Rainbows, Autumn, and Halloween.

October in Grasmere has been an amazing month for rainbows.

The beautiful weather we had over the summer has led to sunshine and showers and with the showers, rainbows. 233 more words


Pioneer climber Gwen Moffat on the art of Heaton Cooper

A tribute to the artist William Heaton Cooper has come from one of Britain’s pioneer female mountaineers.

Gwen Moffat, now 90, was a ground-breaking rock-climber, adventurer and first female mountain guide in the post-war years. 891 more words

Before the sun sets

I was always loved the articles by Julie at Wish I were here. She always reveals the place to her readers using the power of all the senses.By the end of her latest… 626 more words


Wordsworth Cottage, Patterdale, Ullswater, 4 Star Gold Award.


Wordsworth Cottage accommodates a maximum of 6 people and infant in cot.

10% OFF LATE AVAILABILITY:- 4 nights 3rd-7th November 2014. Was £292.00 ***NOW £262.00***. 121 more words

Lake District


Just got back from a great break in Grasmere. We wanted to get away to do some Autumnal type shots but the tail end of the hurricane Gonzalo put paid to the thought of taking my full kit out in the wet. 67 more words

Poetry Reading: Katrina Porteous & Jean Sprackland

The 23 September marked the penultimate reading of the Wordsworth Trust’s 2014 poetry season and the first time we’ve seen two female poets share a stage since the Women’s Poetry Festival in April. 196 more words