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What a sumptuous romp is this adaptation by Jessica Swale of the classic Jane Austen novel. Ken Powell reports.

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Thursday, August 16, 2018

Keswick really is a gem of a town – just ask anyone from jeweller Brian Fulton to mountaineering legend Sir Chris Bonington

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Keswick

Behind the ancient sandstone facade of Browsholme Hall is a remarkable ethos of 21st century sustainability and care for the environment.

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Bowland
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

A circular walk which skirts the Lune estuary and takes in the Lancaster Canal and the railway line.

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Tuesday, August 14, 2018

From cyclists to star-gazers, Bowland is attracting more visitors. It’s Hetty Byrne’s job to ensure they have fun without harming the environment

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Bowland

The town has shown a lot of bottle to bounce back from a national mocking. Now, its football team and its high street are on the up

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Wednesday, August 8, 2018

People of all ages are doing their bit to ensure Croston retains its place as one of our favourite villages

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Croston
Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Get away from it all and hit the heights with these great (but challenging) Lakeland rounds

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Lake District
Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Pete Tasker has celebrated 30 years with the National Trust.

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Beatrix Potter
Monday, August 6, 2018

A newly launched loyalty card means supporting local businesses is all the rage

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Lytham

Wildlife

Thursday, August 2, 2018

After years of damaging peat extraction Lancashire’s mosslands are being restored. The Wildlife Trust campaigns manager Alan Wright visits two – Cadishead Moss and Little Woolden Moss in Salford

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Monday, July 16, 2018

Water vole numbers have plummeted in the last 10 years caused mainly by a 30 per cent decline in their habitats. The Carbon Landscape’s Katie Chambers goes on a search for these rare mammals.

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Thursday, May 31, 2018

Children now spend less time playing in nature than their parents did, The Lancashire Wildlife Trust’s Molly Toal discusses

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Wednesday, April 4, 2018

The joy of spotting owls is described by The Lancashire Wildlife Trust’s Alan Wright who tells us where to find them and how to identify these elusive creatures.

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Friday, March 2, 2018

There has been some amazing work cataloguing wildlife in our region thanks to The Biodiverse Society. The Lancashire Wildlife Trust’s Alan Wright looks at its legacy

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Photography

Friday, July 27, 2018

Is this the most beautiful spot in the whole of the Lake District?

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photography Coniston
Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Our readers capture the spectacular sunsets and iconic artwork that attract many people to this section of the Lancashire coast.

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Coastal Lancashire photography
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

A pretty village that lies at the foot of Pendle Hill.

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photography Barrowford

Places

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Keswick really is a gem of a town – just ask anyone from jeweller Brian Fulton to mountaineering legend Sir Chris Bonington

Read Full Story »
Keswick

Behind the ancient sandstone facade of Browsholme Hall is a remarkable ethos of 21st century sustainability and care for the environment.

Read Full Story »
Bowland
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

From cyclists to star-gazers, Bowland is attracting more visitors. It’s Hetty Byrne’s job to ensure they have fun without harming the environment

Read Full Story »
Bowland

The town has shown a lot of bottle to bounce back from a national mocking. Now, its football team and its high street are on the up

Read Full Story »
Wednesday, August 8, 2018

People of all ages are doing their bit to ensure Croston retains its place as one of our favourite villages

Read Full Story »
Croston

Walks

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

A circular walk which skirts the Lune estuary and takes in the Lancaster Canal and the railway line.

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Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Get away from it all and hit the heights with these great (but challenging) Lakeland rounds

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Lake District
Monday, July 30, 2018

Ramsbottom may have become a property hotspot and a foodie destination in recent years, but thing that remains a constant is the wonderful walking landscape right on its doorstep.

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Ramsbottom
Friday, July 6, 2018

A visit to Musbury Tor is summit not to be missed says John Lenehan

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Ramsbottom
Friday, June 29, 2018

Kendal is often referred to as ‘The Gateway to the Lakes’. It’s the perfect base to explore the South Lakes and these walks that begin within a 10 mile radius of the market town give you a good selection of days out for a short break.

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Kendal
 
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