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Morecambe Bay

Watching the sun go down over Morecambe Bay is the stuff memories are made of. This stunning piece of coastline and its ever shifting sands take in scenic viewpoints, gently rolling farmland and classic seaside towns. The Arnside-Silverdale area has been designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the road from artsy Ulverston to Barrow is the ultimate definition of a 'road with a view'. Cartmel is a foodie paradise where you can sample the famous Cartmel Sticky toffee Pudding. Whether you set your sights on Holker Garden Festival, the Cartmel Show or Ulverston Dickensian Festival, you can be sure of a very special atmosphere all year round.

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Morecambe Bay
Arnside
Arnside

Arnside & Milnthorpe

From being a quiet fishing village, Arnside began to develop as a resort in the 19th century, with pleasure boats sailing from Morecambe and Fleetwood.
Barrow in Furness
Barrow in Furness

Barrow, Askam & Dalton in Furness

This Victorian town has a proud heritage of production and innovation founded on the ready availability of local coal and iron ore supplies.
Cartmel
Cartmel

Cartmel

Cartmel is a picturesque village in the southern Lake District and is an excellent base for exploring its quaint shops, historic Priory and Holker Hall and Gardens.
Grange Over Sands
Grange Over Sands

Grange over Sands

Grange-over-Sands has long enjoyed the balmy influence of the Gulf Stream, and became a fashionable seaside resort once the railway arrived in the 1850s.
Ulverston
Ulverston

Ulverston

This festival capital of Furness combines special events with an assortment of specialist shops, cosy pubs, traditional markets and cultural hotspots.

What's On

Ramin Karimloo and The Broadgrass Band

Ramin Karimloo and The Broadgrass Band

Barrow-in-Furness

Thu 19 Jan 2017

Olivier and Tony Award nominee Ramin Karimloo is best known for playing leading roles in The Phantom of the Opera and Les Misérables in the West End.

A Vision of Elvis

A Vision of Elvis

Barrow-in-Furness

Fri 20 Jan 2017

Now regarded as Europe’s most successful Elvis Presley tribute, A Vision of Elvis continues to sell out some of the most prestigious venues across the UK and Europe.

Keeping our coasts clean !

Beach Clean

Barrow-in-Furness

Sat 21 Jan 2017

Rubbish has such a damaging effect on our marine environment, so why not help us tidy up after the tide along a beautiful strethch of the South Walney Nature Reserve

Cumbria Pride presents Winter Pride

Cumbria Pride presents Winter Pride

Barrow-in-Furness

Sat 21 Jan 2017

This is a great event celebrating being proud of who you are, not just for the local LGBT community, but for their families, friends and supporters.

Local Resident of Brown Robin Nature Reserve

Brown Robin Winter Tree ID Walk

Grange-over-Sands

Sun 22 Jan 2017

Join Tony Saunders, Honorary Reserve Manager at Brown Robin Nature Reserve to explore trees in winter. From identifying them to finding their traditional uses and even some folklore surrounding them, this walk is ideal for beginners in this

Volunteers - Brown Robin Nature Reserve

Conservation Day

Grange-over-Sands

Thu 26 Jan 2017

Your chance to help with a variety of tasks, including coppicing, at this varied nature reserve above Grange-over-Sands. Come and learn some traditional forest management techniques that will help to maintain the important diversity in the

Dance Fever presents An Evening of Variety 2017

Dance Fever presents An Evening of Variety 2017

Barrow-in-Furness

Thu 26 Jan 2017

Come and enjoy an evening of variety with Dance Fever.

Magic of Motown

Magic of Motown

Barrow-in-Furness

Sat 28 Jan 2017

Join the party as this scintillating show celebrates its 10th birthday.

Boardwalk builders !

Conservation Day

Grange-over-Sands

Mon 30 Jan 2017

Join us for our regular fortnightly work party at Foulshaw Moss! It's a chance to get involved with improvements to habitats and visitor facilities. We may also sometimes work on adjacent Meathrop Moss.

Currynation Hall for St Mary’s Hospice

Currynation Hall for St Mary’s Hospice

Ulverston

Fri 3 Feb 2017

Currynation Hall in Aid of St Mary’s Hospice – Friday 3 February: 5pm to 10pm: £10

Gonzo Moose – The Thing That Came From Over There

Gonzo Moose – The Thing That Came From Over There

Ulverston

Sat 4 Feb 2017

In Association with The Pound Arts Centre and Pegasus Theatre Presents: The Thing That Came From Over There!

Room on the Broom

Room on the Broom

Barrow-in-Furness

Tue 7 - Wed 8 Feb 2017

Tall Stories in association with Kenny Wax Family Entertainment Ltd presents Room On The Broom.

Menopause The Musical

Menopause The Musical

Barrow-in-Furness

Wed 8 Feb 2017

An all-singing, all-dancing comedy set in a department store, where four women with seemingly nothing in common, meet by chance and make fun of their woeful lives experiencing “The Change”.

LipService – Mr Darcy Loses the Plot

LipService – Mr Darcy Loses the Plot

Ulverston

Fri 10 Feb 2017

Jane Austen sits writing, her quill scurrying across the vellum.

Rock Icons

Rock Icons

Barrow-in-Furness

Fri 10 Feb 2017

Rock Icons is an all new energetic live music show that will take you on a musical and visual journey through the eras and evolution of Rock and Classic Rock.

Simon Weston; My Life, My Story

Simon Weston; My Life, My Story

Barrow-in-Furness

Sun 12 Feb 2017

It was the conflict of a generation and one that many will never forget. On the second of April 1982 Argentina invaded the Falklands Islands with the aim of recapturing them from Spain.

Cumbria Songs & Stories

Cumbria Songs & Stories

Barrow-in-Furness

Fri 17 Feb 2017

Steve Wharton Music & Storytelling presents Cumbrian Songs and Stories

Snowdrop Weekend

Snowdrop Weekend

Grange-over-Sands

Fri 17 Feb 2017

This is an exceptional opportunity to enjoy Holker’s beautiful and varied Gardens a month before they open to the public at the end of March.

Little Howard’s Big Show for Kids

Little Howard’s Big Show for Kids

Ulverston

Sat 18 Feb 2017

Following the success of their TV show ‘Little Howard’s Big Question’ (CBBC) real human Big Howard and animated six-year-old Little Howard are bringing their unique family comedy show to the Coronation Hall.

Think Floyd

Think Floyd

Barrow-in-Furness

Sat 18 Feb 2017

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of Pink Floyd's first release, Think Floyd's brand new production for 2017 features music from all 15 Pink Floyd albums.

The Empty Nesters' Club

The Empty Nesters' Club

Barrow-in-Furness

Thu 23 Feb 2017

Join Vicky Barret for the inaugural meeting of The Empty Nesters’ Club.

Snowdrop Weekend

Snowdrop Weekend

Grange-over-Sands

Fri 24 Feb 2017

This is an exceptional opportunity to enjoy Holker’s beautiful and varied Gardens a month before they open to the public at the end of March.

The Burt Bacharach Experience

The Burt Bacharach Experience

Barrow-in-Furness

Fri 24 Feb 2017

A Loving Tribute to the music of one of the most prolific songwriters in recent memory.

Just Like That! The Tommy Cooper Show

Just Like That! The Tommy Cooper Show

Ulverston

Sat 25 Feb 2017

Tommy Cooper was a true comic genius. His impeccable timing, misfiring magic, trademark fez and quick-fire gags made him an international star and a true icon of the 20th Century....

Things to do

Architectural Antiques

Yew Tree Barn

Cartmel

Where Art meets Architectural Antiques…Yew Tree Barn is a stunning old barn full of intriguing and diverse businesses. Browse through showrooms of antiques, garden displays of statuary, stone troughs and artefacts, visit artisans working.

Lakeland Motor Museum

Lakeland Motor Museum

Ulverston

Over 30,000 exhibits tracing more than 100 years of road transport heritage, including a new exhibition which details the history of the Isle of Man TT Races.

Old Hall Farm

Old Hall Farm

Ulverston

A traditional Lake District working farm, using Shire horses and vintage machinery including steam to actively farm. We produce beef and dairy products from Jersey cows. We also produce veg and other products for our farm shop.

Holker Hall and Gardens

Holker Hall and Gardens

Grange-over-Sands

Victorian stately home, set in 25 acres of stunning gardens and ancient deer park. Holker has its own cafe, brasserie, gift shop and food hall, and hosts an annual programme of special events.

Lakeland Segway

Lakeland Segway

Cartmel

We are the longest established authorised segway tour operator in the UK. We offer scenic segway tours in the stunning Cartmel area.

Lakeland Miniature Village

Lakeland Miniature Village

Grange-over-Sands

A fascinating insight into the buildings of Lakeland's yesteryear. Depict Cumbrian houses and farms, all hand-crafted by Edward Robinson. Also Oriental garden and building which is our gift shop.

Activities and Training Provider

Mere Mountains

Grange-over-Sands

We are one of the longest established specialist outdoor activity providers in the Lake District. We think we have something that will suit nearly everyone and if we don’t we’ll link you to someone who has.

Roudsea Wood and Mosses Nature Reserve

Roudsea Wood and Mosses Nature Reserve

Ulverston

A mixture of woodland and bog habitats rich in wildlife, including nesting osprey which can be watched from an observation point.

Cartmel Village Shop

Cartmel Village Shop

Cartmel

Selling Cartmel Sticky Toffee Pudding and fantastic other local produce and speciality foods. we have been featured on BBC's Great British Menu. Seasonal events, hamper service, advice on food and wine. Friendly atmosphere.

North Walney National Nature Reserve

North Walney National Nature Reserve

Barrow-in-Furness

North Walney National Nature Reserve is a wild and windy coastal site featuring some nationally rare and important habitats such as sand dunes, dune heath, hay meadows, inter-tidal mud flats and salt marsh.

Lakeland Chauffeurs

Lakeland Chauffeurs

Ulverston

Lakeland Chauffeurs can arrange guided walks and tours for either full or half days whilst being transported to and from the area to be explored by one of our fully qualified drivers in one of our luxury vehicles.

Kadampa Buddhist Temple For World Peace

Conishead Priory and Buddhist Temple

Ulverston

The modern Temple for World Peace provides a place for quiet reflection and spiritual inspiration. It is used every day for meditation and prayers.

Swarthmoor Hall

Swarthmoor Hall

Ulverston

Swarthmoor Hall is a 16th Century country house (circa 1586) set in beautiful gardens and grounds in 130 acres of farmland, with views to neighbouring fells and close to the bustling market town of Ulverston.

Cumbria Crystal

Cumbria Crystal

Ulverston

A unique opportunity to see the last working full lead crystal glassware factory in England. Cumbria makes the finest quality UK crystal on the market and is sold to top retailers and used by British Ambassadors worldwide.

Stott Park Bobbin Mill

Stott Park Bobbin Mill

Ulverston

This extensive working mill was begun in 1835 to produce the wooden bobbins vital to the Lancashire spinning and weaving industries.

Furness Abbey

Furness Abbey

Barrow-in-Furness

Impressive red sandstone remains with ornately decorated chapter house.Once the second most prosperous Cistercian abbey in England.

Barrow Public Park

Barrow Public Park

Barrow-in-Furness

Set in 45 acres, Barrow's award-winning park provides the perfect place to stroll on sunny afternoons. Barrow Park..... always something going on, always something growing on!

South Walney Nature Reserve

South Walney Nature Reserve

Barrow-in-Furness

Home to one of the largest gull colonies in Europe, more than 30000 pairs. There are large numbers of breeding Eider ducks, with close views of eggs, nests and chicks from May to July.

Birkrigg Common

Birkrigg Common

Ulverston

Double Circle of stones surrounding cremations in urns (removed). 'Platform' cairn, small barrows, Romano-British farmsteads.

X12 (Apollo 8 Travel)

X12 (Apollo 8 Travel)

Ulverston

CONISTON- The Ruskin Museum, Coniston Lake, Coniston Boating Centre, Monk Coniston Hall, Brantwood, Swallows and Amazons Tearoom.

Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway

Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway

Ulverston

Operating daily, steam engines haul comfortable carriages through the picturesque Leven Valley to Lakeside; the southern end of Lake Windermere.

Al Murray The Pub Landlord

Coronation Hall

Ulverston

Publican. Politician. Other thing beginning with P. Philosopher, yeah, that. The nation’s critically acclaimed bar-based-braveheart, Al Murray – The Pub Landlord embarks on a common sense campaign to re-Great Britain.

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