Kents Bank Station

A new passenger shelter has recently been installed at Kents Bank station to bring the passenger facilities up to modern standards. The installation was organised by the Furness Line Community…

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Abbot Hall Art Gallery – Kendal
Abbot Hall Art Gallery - Kendal

Abbot Hall Art Gallery – Kendal

Abbot Hall is a Grade I listed Georgian villa situated on the banks of the River Kent. The gallery is one of the country’s leading independent art galleries. It is well…

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John Wilkinson Monument, Lindale

John Wilkinson was born in 1728 and was known in later life as 'Iron Mad' Wilkinson who lived in the village of Lindale near Grange-over-Sands. During his early years he…

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Fell Foot Park

Fell Foot Park is near Newby Bridge about 20 minutes away from Lothlorien. This 18 acre park is owned by the National Trust and sits at the southern end of…

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Cumbria Steam Gathering

The 2015 Cumbria Steam Gathering takes place on July 25th & 26th at Cark Airfield near Grange-over-Sands. As usual, there will be hundreds of vintage vehicles and steam engines on…

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