RSPB Leighton Moss

Leighton Moss Nature Reserve is situated 4 miles north of Carnforth, just on the Cumbria/Lancashire border. This RSPB site is close to the beautiful coastline of Morecambe Bay and attracts…

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Grange to Morecambe

I have stepped up my training for the London to Paris cycle ride in May. Managed 56miles to Morecambe and back today. I didn’t take a selfie as proof but…

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Quicksand Warning

The Westmorland Gazette this evening is reporting a quicksand warning after a boy had to be rescued at Arnside. The 15-year-old had been trying to retrieve a ball at the…

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Arnside at Sunset
Arnside at Sunset

Arnside at Sunset

Arnside is a wonderful location for an evening stroll. The sunsets  are spectacular with amazing views over the Kent estuary towards the magnificent Lake District National Park. Located within a designated…

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Fell Foot Park

Fell Foot Park

Today's great weather certainly brought out the crowds this Good Friday at Fell Foot Park near Newby Bridge. The property is owned by the National Trust and is a great…

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Cartmel Priory Roof

Repair work to the roof of the 12th century Priory in Cartmel has uncovered far more damage than was originally estimated. Initially, it was thought the roof needed re-slating, but…

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Mountain Biking

For anyone interested in mountain biking or needs a guide in the Lake District, may I suggest you contact Dan Stringer at Roots Mountain Biking. Dan offers guided mountain bike…

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