Wednesday Apr 2
News and Star
Chance to climb down Lake District mine
The News & Star was invited along with a group of local VIPs to take a sneak peak at the new 'Climb the Mine' attraction near Keswick which is set to open on Saturday April 12. Participants start by clipping themselves to specially laid out ring attached to the side of the mine, before trying to navigate themselves to the top.
West Cumberland Times and Star
Book dream becomes reality for ex Keswick councillor
Ian Hall, farmer-turned-author, hopes his new book could achieve a second success when this year's Lakeland Book of the Year winner is announced in the summer.
News and Star
Hundreds tackle Workington to Keswick charity walk
But you wouldn't think there were many people who would be prepared to spend their day off taking in 32 miles of Cumbria, all in a bid to raise money for charity.
The Westmorland Gazette: Fears over dangers of mountain biking
ACCIDENTS to mountain bikers could exceed those for climbers and scramblers in 2014, according to a new mountain rescue report.
Planning applications submitted to Lake District National Park Authority
AMBLESIDE: Fell 1 oak, at Hart Head House, Rydal, for I. Roberts; T1 pine-fell; T2 cypress-fell; T3 3 x pine-fell; T4 beech-prune; T5 pine-fell; T6 2 x pine-fell; T7 3 x cherry-fell; T8 pine-fell, at The Institute, Far Sawrey, for Mr Sparling; approval of details reserved by condition 4 in respect of rooflights, at Loughrigg Cottage, Under ... (more)