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Day Two Begins (don't remind Boo it includes the climb to Hartside!)

Looking at the maps, and talking to anyone who has ridden the Coast2Coast route, today is the toughest of the three days as they leave Cumbria and head across the Pennines. 234 more words

Cycling With Children

Part One: Project 3 Reportage (2)

For this exercise one is supposed to find a street that particularly interests you, which may be local or further afield. Then shoot 30 colour images and 30 black and white images in a street photography style.   882 more words


Investment group awarded offshore wind farm licence off the coast of Dundalk

Investment group Macquarie has been awarded the licence for a €377 million offshore wind farm link in the Irish Sea.

The West of Duddon Sands Wind Farm, located off Cumbria in the Irish Sea some 190km due east of Dundalk, generates power for around 270,000 homes each year. 94 more words

Local News

Lake District, Carlisle and Growing up

My dad was from a small town on the edge of the Lake District, in northern England. I grew up partly there and then also in Barcelona. 648 more words


A Late Summers Dawn by the Lake....

Dawn by Derwent Water

It has been far from summer like weather over the past couple of weeks…..in fact investing in an Ark might not be that bad an idea. 20 more words


Working and Writing the Landscape: The Shepherd's Life by James Rebanks

The world of farming has come under the spotlight recently.

Currently, ITV are airing Flockstars – a series in which celebrities compete against each other in sheepdog trials. 658 more words


www.weacceptpets.co.uk Barn Croft, Applethwaite, Keswick, Cumbria

Barn Croft is a self catering holiday cottage that is nestled at the foot of Skiddaw in the quiet hamlet of Applethwaite, near Keswick, in the English Lake District. 231 more words