Landscape of the loom

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The story of a centuries-old home-based Scottish industry is told through Ian Lawson’s spectacular photography and other fine exhibits in The Gallery at Rheged

Easter recipes

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Cook lamb leg with rosti potato, turnip and tarragon courtesy of Chris O’Callaghan, head chef at Linthwaite House Hotel, Windermere and simnel cake to a […]

Farewell Margaret

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Tributes are paid following the death in February of Carlisle-born novelist, biographer and non-fiction writer, Margaret Forster

When moor is more

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Savour the atmosphere as you take an old peat road to reach the ‘dark tarn’ and an old corpse road to get back

Slip into spring

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Vibrant colours, floaty film star fabrics, gingham and graphics – there’s a look and a texture to fit every lifestyle this season

Steaming Ahead

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Living and working on the Witherslack Estate, Charlie Whinney creates sculpture, architectural pieces and furniture from steam-bent wood and other materials and runs courses in […]

Collected thoughts

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Andrew Mackay has worked at Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery in Carlisle since 2010 and took over as trust director in January this year. […]

Sound and vision

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Brought up on Australia’s Sunshine Coast and now working as a freelance conductor across Europe, Victoria Ely is chorus director of Cumbria Rural Choirs and […]

Back on track

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Flooded out of both her Kendal family home and her commercial kitchen in last December’s storms, Lisa Smith of Ginger Bakers is fighting back and […]