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  • Poet in the Meadow

    A celebration of words and meadow flowers: poetry reading with resident ‘Poet in the Meadow’ Harriet Fraser. Read more

  • Wasdale Fell Care Day

    4th July 2015
    Come to our Wasdale Fell Care day and join hundreds of volunteers carrying out conservation tasks to protect one of the most dramatic and beautiful spots in England.
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  • Gillside Woods, Wildlife and Water

    See the new wood at Gillside, Grasmere and find out about the wildlife and the hydro electric scheme. Read more

  • The Kirby Lecture

    18th September 2015
    Hear how outdoor film maker, Terry Abraham, overcame incredible challenges to film two of the most popular outdoor films in recent years. Read more