Articles By

Michelle Tidswell

Derwent Pencil Museum: A Review

Yes, a museum about pencils can be more fun than you’d expect! Here’s what we thought of Derwent Pencil Museum. ...
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Mirehouse and Gardens

Three miles north of Keswick on the shores of Bassenthwaite Lake, Mirehouse and Gardens is an absolute gem of a ...
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Lake District Waterfalls: Aira Force

One of the most well known waterfalls in the Lake District, this beautiful, straightforward walk gives big rewards for little ...
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Wainwright Walks: Silver How

Considered one of the trickiest of the ‘easiest’ Wainwrights, we decided to tackle Silver How as our first family Wainwright. ...
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Things to do in Keswick in the rain

While most people think of the great outdoors when they think of Keswick, sometimes the Lake District rain means a ...
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Miller Ground Windermere

How to make the most of your time at Miller Ground in Windermere. Where is Miller Ground? Miller Ground is ...
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12 Things to do in Bowness on Windermere

Bowness on Windermere is one of the most popular places to visit for a reason. Whether you live locally or ...
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Lakeland Motor Museum

A rainy day in the Lake District called for a visit to Lakeland Motor Museum. Here’s what we thought of ...
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Sizergh Castle

A Visit to Sizergh Castle with Kids We could be called regulars at Sizergh Castle, with me visiting at least ...
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Low Sizergh Barn

One of our old favourites, the farm trail at Low Sizergh Barn is great for kids. Here’s everything you need ...
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