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  • Kirby Lecture: ‘How To Read Water’ Tristan Gooley

    Tristan draws on his pioneering adventures to reveal the secrets of ponds, rivers, lakes and gives you the skills to read water. 4th November 2016 Read more

  • Rusland Fell Care Day

    Our final Fell Care Day of the year is being held in the Rusland Valley where we're teaming up with the Rusland Horizons programme. Join hundreds of volunteers in carrying out practical conservation tasks in this wonderful setting. Read more

  • 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