Thousands to benefit from new activity facility built by Santander UK volunteers


Volunteers from Santander UK have pulled off an amazing feat - building a wheelchair-inclusive low ropes activity course at our Ambleside HQ in just a day!Find Out more

New Lakes 60k ultra-run hailed a success


A fundraiser for our charity, devised to celebrate the 60th anniversary of The Climbers Shop in Ambleside, has been hailed a success.Find Out more

Transforming leadership in the creative sector


Young adults in Cumbria who want to build a career leading arts organisations, will have a great opportunity to develop with the launch of a new programme which has received £426,670 of funding from Arts Council England.Find Out more

Barrow to be next UK destination for culture


Thanks to a successful bid to Arts Council England, Barra Culture will see National Lottery funds invested in new Creative People and Places projects in Barrow. Find Out more

Legend of the fells finishes race he started 57 years ago


Joss Naylor returns in his eighties to complete Lake District Mountain Trial he failed to finish in 1962, and raise funds for our work.Find Out more

Temple Heelis Team Triathlon


Kendal businesses tackle running, cycling and rowing challenge as a fundraiser for our charity. Find Out more

Endurance cycling event success at Brathay


At dawn on Saturday 22 June, seven athletes set off to tackle the Brathay 262, having 24hrs to cycle 10 laps of Lake Windermere, totalling 262 miles!Find Out more

Joss to complete 1962 Mountain Trial run


Legend of the fells, Joss Naylor, returns in his eighties to finish his 1962 Lake District Mountain Trial and raise funds for us.Find Out more

Brathay welcomes new Artists in Residence


​Award-winning ceramicists Martin and Siobhan Miles-Moore join us as Artists in Residence.Find Out more

The race is on to get into the Christmas spirit!


Entries open for our popular Great Langdale Christmas Pudding 10k, a festive run through wintry Lake District splendour.Find Out more