Arnside
Arnside

Arnside

Arnside has been a fishing village, boat building centre and Victorian playground. The stone jetty is testimony to the visiting pleasure craft of yesteryear. A peaceful village with pretty shops,…

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Furness Abbey
Furness Abbey

Furness Abbey

Furness Abbey near Barrow in Furness was once one of the richest Cistercian monasteries in England. The wealth came from such things as farming, controlled fishing, production of grain and…

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Cartmel Priory

Cartmel has been celebrating the 800th anniversary of the man who founded Cartmel Priory. The church was founded in 1189 by Sir William Marshall on land recently granted to him…

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