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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

Barrow Society of Artists Annual Exhibition

Barrow Society of Artists Annual Exhibition

Barrow-in-Furness

Mon 25 - Sat 30 Sep 2017

Barrow Arts Society presents its' exciting annual exhibition of artwork.

Ulverston Amateurs Presents: The Producers

Ulverston Amateurs Presents: The Producers

Ulverston

Tue 26 - Sat 30 Sep 2017

Ulverston Amateurs brings you the hilarious comedy musical from Mel Brooks….The Producers

Psychic Sally - Kisses to Heaven Tour

Psychic Sally - Kisses to Heaven Tour

Barrow-in-Furness

Wed 27 Sep 2017

World renowned psychic, television and theatre star and the UK’s favourite award winning medium Sally Morgan is back and better than ever with her phenomenal interactive stage show.

Johnny Cash Roadshow

Johnny Cash Roadshow

Barrow-in-Furness

Thu 28 Sep 2017

Johnny Cash Roadshow, a show not to be missed by avid fans or the casual listener. Also the only show to be endorsed by the CASH family! This year prepare for a musical adventure with the biggest production to date.

Go West

Go West

Barrow-in-Furness

Fri 29 Sep 2017

Entertainers proudly presents for 2017, legendary 80’s icons Go West.

Lakeland Motor Museum

Local Pensioner Friday (1/2 price entry)

Ulverston

Fri 29 Sep 2017

Better-than-half-price entry to the museum for LA/CA Postcode pensioners

Apple Day

Apple Day

Arnside

Sat 30 Sep 2017

This is a great family event with traditional orchard-themed games and activities for all ages.

Mad About the Musicals

Mad About the Musicals

Barrow-in-Furness

Sat 30 Sep 2017

Taking you on a whistle stop tour from the heart of London’s theatre land to the glitz of Broadway, Mad About the Musicals is back once again

Monster Live

Monster Live

Ulverston

Sat 30 Sep 2017

Captain Hotknives, Lyons & La Zel + DJs

Brown Robin Residents

Brown Robin Autumn Ramble

Grange-over-Sands

Sun 1 Oct 2017

Take an autumn walk with Honorary Reserve Manager Tony Saunders. Learn about the diverse woodlands and the fungi-rich meadows on this two mile, easy-going walk around the nature reserve.

Spotlight School of Dance

Spotlight School of Dance

Barrow-in-Furness

Mon 2 Oct 2017

Grab your golden ticket and fill your face with chocolate as Spotlight School of Dance Presents it’s 2nd Annual Show.

Sing Me A Song! Robert Louis Stevenson Show

Sing Me A Song! Robert Louis Stevenson Show

Ulverston

Wed 4 Oct 2017

Furness Tradition Presents: A musical show celebrating the wit and wisdom of Robert Louis Stevenson.

Jess Gillam Presents: Snake Davis & The Suspicions

Jess Gillam Presents: Snake Davis & The Suspicions

Ulverston

Fri 6 Oct 2017

Get ready to hit the dance floor as saxophone legend Snake Davis returns with his 8 piece soul band, for a night of Motown, Northern Soul and Atlanta Classics.

Lakeland Motor Museum

Local Pensioner Friday (1/2 price entry)

Ulverston

Fri 6 Oct 2017

Better-than-half-price entry to the museum for LA/CA Postcode pensioners

Sean Kelly and the Stars of Storage Hunters

Sean Kelly and the Stars of Storage Hunters

Barrow-in-Furness

Fri 6 Oct 2017

Star of Storage Hunters, Sean Kelly, the ever-smiling, ever-shouting auctioneer will be joined by T-Money and Green Mile.

Silverscreen - Unbroken (2014)

Silverscreen - Unbroken (2014)

Barrow-in-Furness

Fri 6 Oct 2017

As a boy, Louis "Louis" Zamperini is always in trouble, but with the help of his older brother, he turns his life around and channels his energy into running,later qualifying for the 1936 Olympics.

Creative Sandblasting

Creative Sandblasting

Ulverston

Sat 7 Oct 2017

Intensively taught one day weekend workshops are available for people with a creative flair or interest in glass making techniques.

Diamond Dolly - Dolly Parton Tribute

Diamond Dolly - Dolly Parton Tribute

Ulverston

Sat 7 Oct 2017

The Rotary Club of Ulverston is delighted to be able to present this great double bill, Diamond Dolly & UVHS Little Big Band as its annual Gala Day concert, raising funds for local, nation and international charitable work.

Diamond Wheel Glass Cutting - Heather Gillespie

Diamond Wheel Glass Cutting - Heather Gillespie

Ulverston

Sat 7 - Sun 8 Oct 2017

Cumbria Crystal is the last producer of hand-blown and hand-cut luxury English crystal in Britain.

A.M Productions presents Patsy Cline & Friends

A.M Productions presents Patsy Cline & Friends

Barrow-in-Furness

Thu 12 Oct 2017

The Velvet Country voice of Patsy Cline caught the imagination of Sue Lowry, who has been a lifelong fan of Patsy Cline and Country Music!

Bucks Fizz

Bucks Fizz

Barrow-in-Furness

Fri 13 Oct 2017

Early in 1981, four complete strangers sat in the drawing room of a house in Fulham and were told: “you are now Bucks Fizz”.

Bucks Fizz

Bucks Fizz

Barrow-in-Furness

Fri 13 Oct 2017

Early in 1981, four complete strangers sat in the drawing room of a house in Fulham and were told: “you are now Bucks Fizz”.

Grand Victorian Circular Tour

Grand Victorian Circular Tour

Ulverston

Fri 13 Oct 2017

Retrace the steps of Victorian and Edwardian tourists on an adaptation of one of the original Furness Railway grand tours of the Lake District.

Lakeland Motor Museum

Local Pensioner Friday (1/2 price entry)

Ulverston

Fri 13 Oct 2017

Better-than-half-price entry to the museum for LA/CA Postcode pensioners

Things to do

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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