Drawn to nature

29th January 2018 Cumbria Life 0

Angie Mitchell is a painter, printmaker and art teacher who lives and works in Kendal and exhibits widely. A member of the Lake Artists Society, […]

Sands of time

29th January 2018 Cumbria Life 0

Formed by glaciers, Morecambe Bay has been a major thoroughfare, an industrial powerhouse and a place of tragedy and beauty. Writer and broadcaster Eric Robson […]

A vintage tale

29th January 2018 Cumbria Life 0

Wine merchant Julius Barratt’s retirement project, to convert part of the former Low Wood gunpowder mills near Backbarrow into modern offices, was more complex than […]

Grace in favour

29th January 2018 Cumbria Life 0

Journalist and broadcaster Grace Dent has taken on her biggest job yet as The Guardian newspaper’s new restaurant critic. The former Carlisle schoolgirl speaks about […]

As nature intended

4th January 2018 Cumbria Life 0

David and Bekka Corrie-Close of the Horned Beef Company are farming to produce the best tasting meat and the best result for the land where […]

Stan Laurel

4th January 2018 Cumbria Life 0

‘To the end of his life Stan would write to friends back in England remembering with a mixture of fondness and sadness his Lakeland adventures’

Bleats and tweets

4th January 2018 Cumbria Life 0

Andrea Meanwell’s efforts to establish and run a hill farm in the Rusland Valley are documented in her new book and followed by thousands on […]