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A blog exploring the Lake District's best-kept secrets, Cumbria
A blog exploring the Lake District's best-kept secrets, Cumbria

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If you're looking for ways to enjoy spring in the #LakeDistrict, take a look at the second Ullswater Daff Fest in April #UllswaterWay #DaffFest: http://www.cumbriacrack.com/2017/03/13/ullswater-valley-hosts-second-blooming-wonderful-daff-fest/

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If you're in the hospitality industry, don't forget that the Lakes Hospitality Show is on tomorrow (1st) and 2nd March at Junction 36: http://www.lakeshospitalitytradeshow.co.uk/

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I keep coming across interesting facts about the #LakeDistrict (including some Guinness World Records!), so in my latest blog post for Lake District Gems, here are 17 record-breaking facts about the area: http://lakedistrictgems.co.uk/2017/02/23/lake-district-records

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* Lake District TV alert! *
It's been a bumper week for TV covering the #LakeDistrict. Tonight is 'The Lake District: A Wild Year' on BBC2 at 9pm (this looks stunning!) and there's also a mention of the Lakes in 'Happy Campers: Caravanning' on Channel 5.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b08flyr2

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**TV ALERT!**
There's a double helping of #LakeDistrict on the TV tonight with Life Of A Mountain: A Year On Blencathra on BBC4 at 9pm, and Secrets of the National Trust with Alan Titchmarsh on Channel 4, ALSO at 9pm!
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b08f1cc0

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NEW post on the blog - This week I thought I'd write a bit of a book review on the #LakeDistrict guidebook, 'Photographing the Lake District' by Stuart Holmes (Fotovue) - join me on the blog to find out more: http://lakedistrictgems.co.uk/2017/02/03/book-review-photographing-lake-district-stuart-holmes/

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NEW post on the blog:

In our hunt for the best Lake District views, it can be easy to overlook the smaller details which are all around us. In my latest post on the blog, I take a look at the amazing miniature world of moss!: http://lakedistrictgems.co.uk/2017/01/25/moss-bryophytes-lake-district/

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