This summer sees the return of the Beatrix Potter Musical Adventure. Inspired by the world-famous stories, this unique stage show brings to life Beatrix Potter’s favourite characters in a not-to-be missed visual spectacular. Playing up to 3 times a day from 10th June – 3rd Sept 2017 in the Old Laundry Theatre within the World of Beatrix Potter. Ticket prices: Adults £10, Children £8, Family £33. Meet Peter Rabbit ticket packages and joint show + Attraction tickets available Showings begin at 11:00am and 14:30pm
We shall be reflecting on and sharing our experience of an extended Experiment in retreat over the whole weekend. A simple art technique will enable us to physically process both our experience in Experiment and resonances from Swarthmoor Hall’s Quaker heritage and peaceful gardens. We shall then reflect further on the emergence of deeper meanings in the work we produce and share together. No previous art experience is required: materials, assistance and support will be provided. Book via Swarthmoor Hall Office I £333 ensuite I £318 standard Info & bookings: http://www.swarthmoorhall.co.uk/media/Swarthmoor-Hall-booking-form-2017.pdf
Maria Fischer’s Windermere and Furness School of Dance Presents Swan Lake: Friday 23 & Saturday 24 June: 7pm: £12 / £10 Concessions At a lakeside clearing in the moonlight, Prince Siegfried is transfixed by the appearance of a swan, which changes before his eyes into the Princess Odette. She and her maidens are victims of a terrible spell by the evil owl-like sorcerer Von Rothbart. By day they are turned into swans and only at night, by the side of the enchanted lake do they return to their human form. The spell can only be broken if one who has
Fancy a 10k trail run or Nordic walk through the beautiful Whinlatter Forest near Keswick in the Lake District on a Summer’s evening? Whinlatter 10k is run on the designated mountain bike/walkers trails in the forest which vary from wide stony paths to winding singletrack through the trees, climbing to reach Seat How, giving stunning views across Bassenthwaite and Keswick beyond.
An iconic route cycled by hundreds of people every year, usually over 4 or 5 days. But how about doing it in just 1 day?
A stunning 150 mile road ride from the mountainous Western Lake District, through the Yorkshire Dales, across the flat Vale of York and finally the Northern Valleys of the North York Moors, finishing by the sea in Whitby.