Birkdale House


Winter Walks from Birkdale House

23rd November 2023

With the highest mountain, the largest lake and scenery to die for, we’re spoilt for choice when it comes to deciding what to do in […]

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Cosy Lake District Pubs

22nd November 2023

According to the forecast, the temperatures are about to take a tumble. Winter is on its way (for a week or so anyway). And when […]

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Lake District Christmas Fairs 2023

21st November 2023

The Lake District is a beautiful spot all year round, but it becomes even more magical as the festive season approaches. With its twinkling lights, […]

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Autumn Walks in the Lake District

19th October 2023

Autumn  in the Lake District is simply stunning. Amazing light, fantastic colours and it’s still quite warm. Perfect conditions for walking. So put on your […]

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Five Dog Friendly Pubs Near Windermere

13th October 2023

A guest recently asked if we could recommend a dog friendly pub near Windermere. Well it turns out there are quite a few. Hardly surprising […]

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September in the Lake District

4th September 2023

We think a visit to the Lake District is a wonderful idea, whatever the month, whatever the weather. It’s gorgeous all year round. But we […]

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Matson Ground Moth Survey

31st August 2023

Moths often get a bad press. Many people immediately think of the harm clothes moths do. But did you know that moths are essential pollinators? […]

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Historic Houses in the Lake District

17th August 2023

Every September, historic buildings and monuments across the country throw open their doors to the public as part of Heritage Open Days. Heritage Open Days […]

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Lake District Agricultural Shows

22nd June 2023

Agricultural shows in the Lake District have been a familiar fixture on the summer calendar for as long as we can remember. Hardly surprising when […]

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Summer in the Lake District

21st June 2023

Summer in the Lake District – the perfect place to be. Its offers everything – from stunning scenery to outstanding visitor attractions, amazing food to […]

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