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New ‘Goat on the Rocks’ tour launched in English Lake District

Whether you prefer scampering up rocks or relaxing with a tipple ‘on the rocks’, three leading attractions in the English Lake District are coming together to launch the new ‘Goat on the Rocks’ tour experience – specially created for group celebrations, including hen and stag dos. The adventure begins from your hotel door on one…

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Half term happiness for money-saving residents with ‘MyCumbria’

With another half-term holiday, just around the corner, MyCumbria’s range of offers has expanded to over 220 discounts across Cumbria. The local resident discount scheme, pioneered by Cumbria Tourism will celebrate its fifth anniversary this year and now has more offers, exclusive to those living and working in the county, than ever before. The card,…

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“Life of a Mountain: A Year on Blencathra”

Coming to a TV screen near you… Award winning film-maker Terry Abraham returns to the Lake District next week as his latest documentary ‘Life of a Mountain: A Year on Blencathra’ is shown on BBC TV. The highly anticipated sequel to the BBC hit ‘Life of a Mountain: A Year on Scafell Pike’ will showcase…

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It’s been a busy start to the year for our PR Team

Ten press trips have been organised and taken place across January, with titles such as National Geographic Traveller, Rough Guides, and The Telegraph. The team have also handled more than 50 media and image enquiries so far, resulting in widespread national coverage including an article for Another Place, The Lake in Yahoo! Style’s ’18 of…

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Explore the country’s biggest adventure playground this spring

Media release: 01 February 2017 Whether you’re looking for a mountain scramble, a coastal gallop or a downhill challenge, the Lake District, Cumbria has a dramatic landscape of lakes, mountains, countryside and coast to explore this spring. Check out our top tips for outdoor adventures, or visit the GoLakes website for more ideas and inspiration:…

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