Morecambe Bay Sky

The sun was trying to break through over the bay earlier today making the shafts of light look as though they are from spotlights.

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Rose Castle

Rose Castle near Dalston in the north of the county is about to be converted into an international Christian centre for reconciliation. The cost of the work to change the…

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Windermere Lake Cruises

Lake Cruises on Windermere: Windermere Lake Cruises hosts more than 1.3 million passenger journeys annually on the country’s longest lake. The company operates 16 boats including three steamers, nine waterbuses…

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Kendal Castle

Kendal Castle:Kendal’s first castle (a wooden structure) was erected at Castle Howe.It was later replaced by this stone-built Kendal Castle on the eastern side of the River Kent where the…

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Carlisle Cathedral

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Carlisle Cathedral was founded in 1122 as a priory and became a cathedral in 1132. A daily service has been held here every day for 900 years. It has a…

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Laughing Gravy Dog Ulverston

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The name of Stan and Ollie's dog was 'Laughing Gravy'. The comedy duo tried to hide their pet dog - Laughing Gravy from their miserable landlord, who didn't allow pets.…

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Stan Laurel – Ulverston

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Stan Laurel was born in Ulverston, Cumbria on 16th June 1890 at his grand parents’ house at 3 Argyle Street. The property is still there to this day. This bronze…

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