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"I am Spaaatacus!"

The hills of Grasmere, Cumbria, are studded with adorable, woolly little creatures such as this. They are rather timid, considering that they practically live amongst people. 15 more words


Silver How

We’re very lucky here in Manchester, not only do we live in a wonderful, vibrant, city, but we’re a stone’s throw from some of the most beautiful landscapes in the country. 504 more words


A Vital Spirit: the life and work of Ophelia Gordon Bell

A major exhibition highlighting the work of an accomplished sculptor of the 20th century opens in Grasmere  in May.

Ophelia Gordon Bell  (1915 – 1975) is known as the wife of landscape painter William Heaton Cooper. 684 more words

Wandering, Lonely as a Cloud

I wandered lonely as a cloud
That floats on high o’er vales and hills,
When all at once I saw a crowd,
A host of golden daffodils; 1,291 more words

Travel 2014-2015

The Field Club is walking around the Grasmere area on 25th April...

Next walk: Saturday 25th April, Grasmere

Cost of transport £9.50 per person

A Walk – 7 miles, Helm Crag via Steel Fell.  Steep climb to start, requires appropriate clothing and footwear. 25 more words

Lazing in the Lakes up Loughrigg Fell

Situated just off the A591, between Windermere and Grasmere, Loughrigg Fell is one of the first Lake District hills we did as a family, some ten years ago now. 303 more words