Monthly Archives: February 2017


Coniston to host marathon reading of Swallows and Amazons

A marathon reading of the classic children’s story Swallows and Amazons will be staged this summer on the shore of Coniston lake where the tale was set. The event, to mark the 50th anniversary of the death of the author, Arthur Ransome, will take place at Coniston on Sunday September 3. A number of celebrity [...]

By | February 15th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Lake District to be focus of stunning new TV documentary

The Lake District will be the focus of a new documentary next week which uses cutting edge camera techniques to give unique perspectives on the year in-the-life of England's largest national park. The documentary will use fixed cameras across the Lake District to show how the scenery transforms over a year and the effect on [...]

By | February 9th, 2017|News|0 Comments