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  • Friends of the Lake District Burns Night Ceilidh 2017

    Following the success of last year's ceilidh, join us for an evening of Haggis, Neeps and Tatties and the “Piping of the Haggis” followed by ceilidh dancing. With Eden Valley Ceilidh Band. Read more

  • Murmurations at Sunbiggin Tarn February 2017

    Join us at sunset to witness the spectacular ballet of murmurating starlings. Learn about why Little Asby common is such a special place and how it will shortly become part of the Heritage Lottery Funded 'Hidden Landscapes' Project Read more

  • Dark Skies Star Gazing

    Dark Skies Star Gazing During Dark Skies Festival Week 18th-26th Feb Read more

  • Fell Care Force

    Join us our Fell Care Force to help plant 5,200 native trees at High Borrowdale, now within the newly extended area of the Lake District National Park. There will be cake! Read more