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  1. Antiques Roadshow presenter comes to CumbriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    ANTIQUES celebrity Eric Knowles is giving a free talk in Cumbria this weekend to celebrate the launch of an exclusive new Moorcroft vase featuring a famous Lakeland beauty spot. The Antiques Roadshow and Bargain Hunt TV presenter will be at the Treeby & Bolton gallery in Keswick on Saturday afternoon when the beautiful Friar's Crag vase will be revealed for the first time to the public.

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  2. Photos show the drastically low water levels at Lake District's iconic reservoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | Daily Mail

    Look at me! Princess Charlotte is the center of attention as she practises a headstand during a family day out watching William at the polo 'He really kinda stabbed us in the back': Trump's top economic advisor slams Trudeau and accuses him of trying to make the president look weak in front of Kim Jong-Un ahead of summit Two more Americans pulled out of Cuba after suffering mystery 'health symptoms' bringing the count to 26 people who are being evaluated and tested for brain injuries Colonialism had such a profound impact on the Earth's eco-balance it can be detected in the planet's air and rocks, scientists say Man interviewed on TV news about a body found in a creek is arrested hours later after it turns out to be his MOM 'You're too fat for this job': Florida man, 82, arrested for harassing a flight attendant and allegedly calling her a racial slur Anthony Bourdain's chef friend Eric ... (more)

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  3. Kendal teacher sets record time for Lakes endurance challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A KENDAL primary school teacher has set a new fastest time for one of the lesser-known Lake District endurance feats. Dan Duxbury blitzed the record for the Frog Graham Round on Sunday by finishing in under 12 hours.

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  4. Dan Wilkinson made it inside the top 100 at the Three Peaks race Picture: Graham WestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | Ilkley Gazette

    THE Bob Graham Round is often referred to as Britain's toughest challenge encompassing some of England's most brutal and unforgiving terrain. It comprises a total of 26,000ft of climbing to reach the summit of 42 of the highest peaks in the Lake District over a distance of 66 miles all to be completed within 24 hours.

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  5. Cyclists in the fred Whitton challenge, photo credit Steve Fleming.Read the original story

    May 12, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    HUNDREDS of cyclists are to take to the roads of the Lake District on Sunday for the annual Saddleback Fred Whitton Challenge. The 112-mile sportive will see the riders set off from the event headquarters in Grasmere to take in the climbs of Kirkstone, Honister, Newlands, Whinlatter, Hardknott and Wrynose passes.

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  6. The First 'Rock' Band Literally Banged on Rocks to Make MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | Billboard

    ... two years in a row. The original rock harmonicon is currently on display at Keswick Museum & Art Gallery in Keswick, England, and visitors can actually take turns playing the instrument. Watch the museum's video below and read the full Atlas Obscura ...

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  7. Designs for new Lake District currency revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    THE designs for the UK's first regional currency have been made public for the first time as the Lake District prepares to launch its own money on May 1. The Lake District Pound is a community initiative designed to help locals and visitors enjoy Cumbrian culture, support local businesses and help look after the area's landscapes and communities. The first designs for the LDA 1, LDA 5, LDA 10 and LDA 20 paper currency denominations introduce four themes - designed to represent the unique character of the region, its heritage and people.

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  8. The Lake District joins the league of global wondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | Daily Mail

    The Lake District joins the league of global wonders as Prince Charles drops by to declare it a Unesco World Heritage Site The Lake District has proudly joined the league of global wonders as Prince Charles dropped by to declare it a Unesco World Heritage Site on Monday. With vast stretches of open water, forests and lush green scenery, the region has long been one of Britain's favourite tourist spots.

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  9. Charles celebrates Lake District's World Heritage Site statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | Hampshire Chronicle

    The Prince of Wales arrives to view the Lady of the Lake, flagship vessel of the Ullswater Steamers company The Prince of Wales has spent a day in the Lake District as he celebrated the area's World Heritage Site status. Charles, who unveiled a plaque declaring the status in Keswick, travelled on a boat, took part in a sheepdog training lesson and visited a paper factory which recycles takeaway coffee cups as part of his visit to the national park.

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  10. Eyes to the skies as the Lake District Osprey Project returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    EXCITEMENT is building at Bassenthwaite Lake as the staff and volunteers on the Lake District Osprey Project eagerly await the return of the famous ospreys. This will hopefully be the 18th year that these iconic birds of prey have bred at Bassenthwaite.

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  11. Charles to help celebrate Lake District's World Heritage Site statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2018 | Salisbury Journal

    The Prince of Wales will be guest of honour at a special community event to mark the Lake District receiving World Heritage Site status. A Unesco committee in Krakow, Poland, backed the national park in Cumbria - home to England's highest mountain, Scafell Pike - which was among 33 nominations all over the world.

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  12. Special Royal visitor to go on tour of CumbriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A ROYAL visitor will be making his way through Cumbria on Monday on a tour that includes a stop at an environmentally conscious South Lakeland business. His Royal Highness Prince Charles will begin his visit to the county after he alights from the Royal Train at Langwathby station on the Settle to Carlisle railway.

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  13. Windermere tour operator unveils expansion plans across the northRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Mountain Goat Tours, which has been running specialist tours for almost half a century, will this holiday season expand its theatre of operations far beyond the boundaries of Cumbria. The move to increase the number of private tours the Windermere-based company will be running has prompted a fresh recruitment drive and the purchase of ten new 16-seater buses.

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  14. Hartside Cafe burns down - your memories of iconic biker and cyclist pit stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Chronicle Live

    Trips to the Lake District from the North East will not be the same without a stop off at the famous high altitude cafe near Alston Bikers and cyclists have shared their memories of an iconic cafe which has burned down after years as a well-deserved pit stop for those heading to the Lake District from the North East. The Hartside Top Cafe, near Alston, went up in flames on Tuesday.

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  15. UPDATED: Snow causes road chaos and school closures throughout CumbriaRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    New Road both ways closed due to snow between A66 / A685 and B6277 . Traffic was using this route to divert from A66 closure.

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  16. Lost Scafell walkers found in joint search effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    TWO 'inexperienced' walkers who became lost in sub-zero conditions while out climbing Scafell Pike were rescued in a joint search effort on Sunday . The men, aged 19 and 21, were reported missing by a family member after they failed to return from their hike on Saturday .

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  17. Climber who fell 500ft from mountain plans to get back out on the hills when recoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | Prestwichandwhitefieldguide.co.uk

    A CLIMBER who miraculously survived a 500ft fall from a mountain says he cannot wait to get back out on the hills. Scott Baxter plummeted down the side of Helvellyn in the Lake District as he tried to help a fellow walker in distress.

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  18. Adventure company defends plan for Lake District zip wiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2018 | Financial Times

    An outdoor adventure company has defended a A 1.8m plan to install eight of the longest zip wire rides in the UK across Thirlmere, saying the attraction will help bring younger tourists to the Lake District. "The Lake District is not just for mountain climbers and fell walkers.

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  19. Product News - JOBS: Kong Climbing Keswick vacancies - Operations...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2017 | UKClimbing.com

    King Kong Climbing Walls are one of the leading climbing wall manufacturers in the UK. Based in Keswick in the Lake District we specialise in designing, manufacturing and installing climbing walls, ropes courses and cave systems as well as other adventure structures.

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  20. Snow hits Britain weather warnings issuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Lisa Bloom tried to secure massive payments for Trump accusers from mysterious donors before the election and encouraged them to share their stories on shows which would pay Snow to hit Britain again this weekend as weather warnings are issued across the countrya and bookies slash the odds on a white Christmas It comes after bookies Paddy Power slashed the odds of a white Christmas taking place in London to 7/4 Snow is expected to hit certain parts of the UK tonight as the bookies slash the odds on a white Christmas . The Met Office has predicted 'wintery showers' - consisting of snow, sleet and hail - to hit Northern Scotland tonight and temperatures of -5C.

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