Staveley

Staveley is a beautiful village within the Lake District National Park, steeped in history with lots going on, located just 4 miles northwest of Kendal and easily accessible from the town of Ambleside.

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Lake District Movie Magic

With the new Lake District inspired Peter Rabbit movie being a hit at the Box office this Easter we thought we’d look at which movies are filmed in the Lake District which you may not have been aware of.

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Taste Cumbria

Cumbria & The Lake District may be best known for it’s dramatic scenery and fantastic views, but over the past decade we’ve become quite the haven for great flavors too.

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Mr Vikkis

It’s almost a year now since I posted about our fondness for Starly’s Spice mixes which make a fantastic Indian meal but are produced in Cumbria.

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Made in Cumbria

Cumbria as a county has so much more to offer than just our Fells and Lakes (although even on their own they are quite impressive). We have hundreds of small businesses that offer everything from clothes to furniture to food & drink.

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Local food never tasted so good

Doing a good deed can reveal hidden gems & Mums know best!. I was treated to lunch yesterday (by Mum) at Cranstons food hall in Penrith. I’d been helping Mum & Dad clear junk from the garage which makes you fairly hungry after a while.

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