Spectacular water feature restored to former glory in Holker Hall’s award-winning gardens

A POPULAR water feature in the grounds of one of Cumbria’s best-loved attractions has been painstakingly restored to its former glory. Ageing pointing and leaks...

Windermere Jetty Museum Unveiled Following £20M Development by Lakeland Arts

Lakeland Arts unveiled Windermere Jetty Museum of Boats, Steam and Stories ahead of its public opening on Saturday 23 March . Located within the Lake...

480 Years of Racing at the Roodee – A new exhibition to launch at...

Once likened to racing on ‘green velvet’ by jockey Lester Piggott, Chester’s hallowed Roodee turf is uniquely positioned at the heart of...

Con air – paying extra for seats a waste nine times out of 10,...

Passengers who pay extra to sit together when they fly are wasting their money in the vast majority of cases, a new...

Historic Cumbrian attraction to be adorned with spring blooms as it opens its gates...

A TALENTED team of gardeners are preparing to adorn one of Cumbria’s grandest properties with homegrown spring flowers as it opens...

Ancient pie recreated by award-winning chef for British Pie Week

A Medieval pie which would once have been feasted upon by the monks of Furness Abbey has been recreated by a gourmet...

Baby Madagascan tortoises ‘the size of golf balls’ hatch at Chester Zoo

The “golf ball-sized” hatchlings, which are usually found in the dry forests of southern and southwestern Madagascar, are the first of their kind...

Golden eagles set to soar over Wales after a 200-year absence

A project to bring back golden eagles to Wales – around 200 years after they became extinct in the country – will...

Manchester Airport Runway Visitor Park to mark the 50th anniversary of Concorde’s first flight

The Runway Visitor Park at Manchester Airport will play host to a special event in March to celebrate 50 years since Concorde...

Morecambe Eden Project gets backing £250K from County Council

Lancashire County Council has agreed to provide £250,000 towards the business case for an 'Eden of the North' in Morecambe.