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  • Summer Swims in the Lakes by Colin Hill

    Summer Swims in the Lakes by Colin Hill

    Colin Hill is our in-house swimming expert. We asked him to share the secrets of wild swimming; who it’s for, why people do it and where his local, go-to swim-spot is when he has time on his hands to explore.

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  • Finding Our Adventure

    Finding Our Adventure

    From the gentle rhythm of the Ullswater Steamer to the jagged edge of Helvellyn, when Jonny and Hannah Verman visited us at Another Place, they squeezed the life out of every day. Follow their adventure from Another Place.

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  • Max and Paddy

    Max and Paddy

    Lake District-based phenomenon Kerry, and his dogs Max and Paddy (and Harry), have risen to fame documenting the joy of walking the fells with three energetic Springer Spaniels

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  • The Met Gala “Camp: Notes on Fashion”

    The Met Gala “Camp: Notes on Fashion”

    A key part of the art collection at Lowther Castle and Gardens until recently, Chevalier d’Éon by Jean-Paul Mosnier is now on loan to the Metropolitan in New York, as part of their exhibition; Notes on Camp.

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  • The bluebells of Rannerdale Knott

    The bluebells of Rannerdale Knott

    The Lake District is an excellent place to see one of the nation’s favourite wild flowers in all of its glory. Rannerdale could well be the very best of the best.

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  • What to pack for the Lake District

    What to pack for the Lake District

    Mother Nature often treats the Lake District to all four seasons in one day. We’ve got you covered with our ‘what to pack’ list.

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  • Nights with badgers – by the RSPB

    Nights with badgers – by the RSPB

    Heather Devey, Visitor Development Officer at RSPB Haweswater, introduces us to their cete of playful badgers; Beatrix, Porridge and Gremlin.

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  • Behind the design – The Joules suite

    Behind the design – The Joules suite

    Curated by Joules’ art director Hannah Coates, the design of the new Joules suite is shaped by nature and the striking landscape of the Lake District.

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  • The People Behind Another Place

    The People Behind Another Place

    Bethany Thomas is a regular face on our front desk at Another Place, The Lake. We interviewed her to find out why she’s our go-to-girl for advice on getting out there on the fells.

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  • A is for ALPACA

    A is for ALPACA

    Once in the Lakes you’d find yourself quickly spotting sheep, cows and maybe, if you are lucky, an osprey. What you might not expect, is a herd of alpacas.

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  • Helvellyn in winter

    Helvellyn in winter

    Julia Bradbury, and the team from Britain’s Favourite Walks named Helvellyn as the best walk in the country in 2018. Fell Top Assessor, Zac Poulton, talks to us about getting up Helvellyn in winter.

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  • Guest blog: Alex Lester

    Guest blog: Alex Lester

    As a newcomer to wild swimming, Alex details how he prepared himself for the seven mile charity swim and why he’s now recommending a dip in Ullswater to anyone that’ll listen.

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