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New chicks on the block

It’s coming up to the anniversary of when we collected Blizzard and Flurry, our white Silkie bantams. After their subsequent announcement to the village that they were cockerels, we returned them for an exchange but the breeder had nothing suitable. 77 more words

Thebuzzshelter Armathwaite

Day 094 : Burgh-by-Sands – Gretna Green

This is another day I have been looking forward to, crossing the border into Scotland. The downside was that I could see that there would be quite a bit of road walking near busy roads and motorway. 331 more words

Coastal Walking

Sometimes...The Sun does Shine in Cumbria

For many folk mention the Lake District and you think of rain….not surprising when you recall all those lakes.  But there are some days when the sun breaks through and it all becomes paradise.  42 more words

Everyday Life

The Mountains are Calling and I........forgot my camera

There’s definite advantages to being impulsive and having a spontaneous streak running through you. For example, a recent weekend mountain forecast promising clear skies after a heavy snowfall prompted cancelling all plans, packing a bag the night before and setting an alarm for 5am. 957 more words

Carlisle Ambassadors - October "Dalston Hall"

The October meeting of Carlisle Ambassadors was packed full of people and energy in the room. Thank you to all who made it such a positive event, and a huge thank you to… 1,049 more words

World Health Innovation Summit