Creating Happy Memories: 5 Half-Term Lake District Activities for Children

“I’m bored”, “There’s nothing to do”, “This is boring!” All familiar phrases in homes up and down our land. Why not take a look at what’s going on in museums, parks and stately homes around your area – many are free or relatively inexpensive.

For our visitors to the Lake District, we’ve highlighted five activities for you to choose from this October half-term. Continue reading “Creating Happy Memories: 5 Half-Term Lake District Activities for Children”

Low Wood Club Physiotherapist at Tour of Britain Cycle Race

Janet Smedley, physiotherapist at Low Wood Club, will be on the finish line of the gruelling Stage 5 of the Aviva Tour of Britain cycle race to help and support the cyclists with their tired and aching limbs. Continue reading “Low Wood Club Physiotherapist at Tour of Britain Cycle Race”

Wakesurf Windermere at Low Wood Bay Watersports

On August Bank Holiday weekend, we hosted MasterCraft Wakesurf Windermere at Low Wood Bay Watersports, and we captured some great photos from the event.

Showcasing the new X20 & NXT20 boats, MasterCraft invited people to wake surf & wakeboard on Windermere throughout the day. Continue reading “Wakesurf Windermere at Low Wood Bay Watersports”

Health Professionals, Cancer Survivors and Dragons at Low Wood Bay

Now in their eighth season, Paddlers for Life will host the North West Cancer Survivorship Conference at Low Wood Bay on Saturday, 12th September and the spectacular Charity Dragon Boat Regatta the following day.

This is an opportunity for GPs and health professionals, cancer rehabilitation specialists, cancer survivors and supporters to get together in the heart of the beautiful Lake District, discovering together what the future can hold for cancer survivors and to build a greater understanding of the eclectic nature of the physical, social and practical needs of cancer survivors in order to drive practice improvement.   Continue reading “Health Professionals, Cancer Survivors and Dragons at Low Wood Bay”

Holiday Book Review – See More

There’s plenty of literature around these days that can make motorists feel that they are gas guzzling galumphs bent on desecrating the landscape. Especially in places of outstanding beauty like the Lake District. It’s refreshing, therefore, to find a publication that is dedicated simply to the wonder of what can be discovered when using bus, bicycle, boat and boots – without lashings of guilt trip on the side. Continue reading “Holiday Book Review – See More”

Vintage Cinema Season in Morecambe and Lancaster

For the first time, The Dukes Lancaster will be screening films in Morecambe’s Winter Gardens opposite The Midland hotel as part of the Vintage By The Sea festival which celebrates all things vintage. Continue reading “Vintage Cinema Season in Morecambe and Lancaster”

The Lake District Tradition of Sheep Dog Trials

English Lakes is pleased to sponsor the 117th Sheepdog Trials at Hill Farm, Ings on 6th August, an event that celebrates an important part of our local farming heritage.  Continue reading “The Lake District Tradition of Sheep Dog Trials”