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The Lake District – full of family memories

If you have never been to the UK you might not have heard of the Lake District National Park in the North West of England. 617 more words

British History

Cats Bells? Hells Bells!

Cat Bells “It is one of the great favourites, a family fell where grandmothers and infants can climb the heights together, a place beloved. Its popularity is well deserved, its shapely topknott attracts the eye offering a steep but obviously simple scramble.” 626 more words

Trips - 2015

Gin of the Month - The Lakes Gin

Following on from Anthony’s introduction to Waterhead’s premium range of Gins, his choice for December’s Gin of the Month is, The Lakes Gin, the only gin to be distilled in Cumbria and launched in November 2014. 439 more words

Food & Drink

More holiday memories..

Family holidays are a lot of fun for us at the moment because our teenagers (well one of them turns 13 tomorrow) are able to walk miles and stay up late and can still get up in the morning! 304 more words

Out Of London

Lake District June 2014 - Day 5

Another white knuckle trek this morning up (very steep) hill and down (very narrow) dale to Brantwood, home to eminent Victorian gentleman, Ruskin. We did see a baby red squirrel on the way though so that made the journey worthwhile! 755 more words

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