Days Out Cumbria


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Abbott Lodge
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Abbott Lodge
Abbott Lodge, near Penrith, Cumbria is a working dairy farm set in spectacular scenery midway between the Eden Valley and the Northern Lake District. The farm produces over 40 flavours of high...
Aira Force
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Aira Force
A tranquil haven of towering peaks, serene waters and undulating hills Ullswater valley is truly breathtaking, with its beautiful lake nestled amongst towering fells. The epic scenery and...
Ambleside Climbing Wall
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Ambleside Climbing Wall
Ambleside Climbing Wall is the perfect family option. With our experienced and fully qualified instructors we will take you through the basics of climbing and bouldering whilst guaranteeing that...
AMBLESIDE ROMAN FORT
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AMBLESIDE ROMAN FORT
On the shores of Lake Windermere, the well-marked remain s of Ambleside Roman Fort date from t he 2nd century. It was probably built under Hadrian's rule to guard the  Roman road from...
Appleby Under 18s Climbing Facility
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Appleby Under 18s Climbing Facility
Climbing is a fun, exciting, sociable and adventurous activity that most kids take to really quickly! All equipment and training is provided and parents are welcome to join in! They also offer...
Aquarium of the Lakes - Ulverston
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Aquarium of the Lakes - Ulverston
The Lakes Aquarium is top of the list of where to go and what to do in the Lake District. Visit us on the tranquil shore of Windermere, one the largest tourist attractions in the South Lakes region...
Askham Outdoor Swimming Pools
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Askham Outdoor Swimming Pools
Askham Outdoor Swimming Pools is an ideal location for families and friends to cool down in the summertime plus stay fit and healthy and build up their potentially life saving skills. ...
Aztec Soft Play - Carlisle
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Aztec Soft Play - Carlisle
We can guarantee your children will have a fantastic time with us at Aztec Soft Play. Our 3D play frames have been expertly designed to meet the different needs of children from 0-12 years (height...
BANKS EAST TURRET - HADRIAN'S WALL
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BANKS EAST TURRET - HADRIAN'S WALL
Banks East in Cumbria is the best preserved turret or observation tower in the western sector of Hadrian's Wall, where the Wall, instigated on the orders of the emperor Hadrian in AD 122, was...
Bigland Hall Equestrian
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Bigland Hall Equestrian
BHS approved Bigland Hall Equestrian offer a variety of well mannered mounts for lessons, which are available for all ages, scenic hacks and cross country rides. Beginner rides are based around the...
Billy Bears Fun Centre - Whitehaven
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Billy Bears Fun Centre - Whitehaven
We have a bouncy castle, climbing frame, slides, cars, bikes, prams and walkers! We offer discounts for schools, childminders, under 1's and more than 1 child. We offer loyalty cards for regular...
Binham Priory
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Binham Priory
Plan a Great Day Out Any visitor to Binham Priory should also take in Binham Market Cross, the site of an annual fair from the time the Priory was founded up until the 1950s. If you are...
Birdoswald Roman Fort - Brampton
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Birdoswald Roman Fort - Brampton
Birdoswald stands high above a meander in the River Irthing, in one of the most picturesque settings on Hadrian’s Wall. A Roman fort, turret and milecastle can all be seen on this excellent...
Bitts Park
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Bitts Park
It has a fantastic children's adventure playground with sturdy modern equipment suited to 3 to 10 year olds, plus a Pirate Ship sand play area! There are some young kiddie rides around but they...
Bizzy Bees Indoor Playcentre - Carlisle
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Bizzy Bees Indoor Playcentre - Carlisle
The nursery has been designed in an open plan format making transition from room to room seamless. Transition, if not managed this way can be a daunting prospect for your young child.   At...
Bow Bridge
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Bow Bridge
This narrow 15th century stone bridge across Mill Beck carried an old packhorse route to nearby Furness Abbey. During the medieval period, the traffic to and from the abbey must have been fast and...
Bowness on Windermere Treasure Trail
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Bowness on Windermere Treasure Trail
Treasure Trails started in 2005 in Cornwall when a Treasure Trail was written around the founders home town for a charity event -  this proved such a success that he decided to write more Trails...
Brockhole Lake District Visitors Centre
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Brockhole Lake District Visitors Centre
Brockhole Lake District Visitors' Centre on the shores of Windermere has loads to do outdoors and indoors with a 30 acre site of shoreline, woodland and meadow to explore with trails available to buy...
Brough Castle
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Brough Castle
PLAN A GREAT DAY OUT Several sites in the area are associated with the formidable Lady Anne Clifford, including the picturesque Brougham Castle, set on the banks of the River Eamont, and a half hour...
Brougham Castle
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Brougham Castle
 In a picturesque setting beside the crossing of the River Eamont in Cumbria, Brougham Castle was founded in the early 13th century. This great keep largely survives, amid many later buildings...
Carlisle Castle
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Carlisle Castle
Impressive and forbidding, Carlisle Castle is a formidable fortress, amply repaying exploration of its absorbing 900-year history. Long commanding the especially turbulent western end of the...
Carlisle Cathedral
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Carlisle Cathedral
There are information boards giving details of the timeline of Christianity in Carlisle and an archaeology exhibition showing items that have been found during excavations of the cathedral grounds. ...
Castlerigg Stone Circle
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Castlerigg Stone Circle
 Castlerigg is perhaps the most atmospheric and dramatically sited of all British stone circles, with panoramic views and the mountains of Helvellyn and High Seat as a backdrop. It is also...
Clifton Hall
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Clifton Hall
 This 15th-century tower, the sole surviving part of the manor house of the Wybergh family, was plundered by Jacobites in 1745 before the Battle of Clifton Moor, the last battle fought on...
Climb 365
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Climb 365
Climb365 is based in the English Lake District. It offers a wide range of land based rock climbing and mountaineering activities. Climb365 caters for all levels of ability from the complete novice...
Climbing at Park Leisure Centre
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Climbing at Park Leisure Centre
They have an excellent climbing wall and boulder wall in their sports hall. You are welcome to come and use it as long as you bring your own equipment and sign their proficient user form. The prices...
Clown-A-Round - Maryport
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Clown-A-Round - Maryport
 The bus is always ready to party. Fun that will come to your front door for a child’s special day. All  inside so the party goes on whatever the weather. Ideal for parties through...
Cockermouth Sports Centre
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Cockermouth Sports Centre
Cockermouth Leisure Centre and pool is a small but busy facility offering a range of activities for all ages and abilities. Facilities include a 25 metre pool, sports hall, fitness suite, spinning...
Countess Pillar, Brougham
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Countess Pillar, Brougham
The Countess Pillar is a monument erected in 1656 by Lady Anne Clifford of nearby Brougham Castle, to commemorate her last meeting with her mother in 1616. On the low stone beside it, money was...
Crafty Monkeys
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Crafty Monkeys
Tim & Michelle invite you to their Pottery Studio in the historic Brougham Hall, Penrith (it's like a castle!!) They have a fun and relaxed workshop for people of all ages to come and...

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Cumberland Pencil Museum - Keswick
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Cumberland Pencil Museum - Keswick
Nestled into Keswick, the heart of the Lake District, come and discover the colourful world that is home to a giant, an escape artist’s pencil, art adventures and the world’s longest...
Cumbrian Heavy Horses
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Cumbrian Heavy Horses
Cumbrian Heavy Horses is a new and exciting equine facility for the English Lake District and Cumbria - formerly operating on the Isle of Skye we moved to the Lakes a year ago and are pleased to to...
Curious About Kendal
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Curious About Kendal
If you're curious about the town or city that you're visiting, you'll love our self-guided walks which take you to the most fascinating areas - download them, or we'll post them to you. You'll...
Dalton Leisure Centre
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Dalton Leisure Centre
This website all began in Christmas 2005 when my family had come down to London for a few days to stay with the grandparents. One morning I was looking on the tinternet for somewhere to go with...
Destination Cumbria - Kendal
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Destination Cumbria - Kendal
The one place to go for all your Adventure Activities in the Lake District. With all sorts of adventures available from Gorge Scrambling to Rock Climbing, Abseiling to Canoeing, Raft Building to...
Dove Cottage and Wordsworth Museum - Grasmere
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Dove Cottage and Wordsworth Museum - Grasmere
It was in this little cottage, at times ‘crammed edge full’ with people, in the heart of the remote Lake District, that William Wordsworth wrote some of the greatest poetry in the English...
Duckys Park Farm
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Duckys Park Farm
A warm welcome awaits you at Ducky's Park Farm visitor centre. We have created a friendly, safe environment for families and schools to enjoy themselves whilst learning about farming methods. ...
Eclipse Leisure Centre
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Eclipse Leisure Centre
Welcome to the Eclipse Leisure Centre: the West Cumbrian family entertainment centre that's going to save your rainy day! Features include:  Classic Tenpin Bowling with automated lanes and...
Eden Rock
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Eden Rock
Eden Rock is a dedicated bouldering centre located near Carlisle city centre. Our friendly staff, beginners courses and massive range of circuits set by some of the UK’s most respected...
Eden Wall at Penrith Leisure Centre
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Eden Wall at Penrith Leisure Centre
With a 25m swimming pool and a learner pool, fitness gym, fitness classes, six court sports hall, indoor bowling, climbing wall, conference and events facilities, swimming lessons, soft play,...
Eldon Bowl
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Eldon Bowl
A smart little 8 lane ten pin bowling centre with a family feel offering classic bowling and birthday parties, this is tucked inside Eldon Leisure Centre and offers a fun afternoon's family...
Fell Foot Park
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Fell Foot Park
Situated at the very southern tip of Lake Windermere, Fell Foot is a great, family friendly location to play, explore and relax. Sweeping lawns offer plenty of space for games, picnics and gentle...
Fitz Park BMX Track and Playground
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Fitz Park BMX Track and Playground
The playground and green space at Fitz Park in Keswick now also features a full size well equipped BMX track thanks to tireless local campaigning: well done folks! It's not fully represented on their...
Ford Park
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Ford Park
The natural playground, surround by grassy mounds, has an exciting 30m Zip Wire, climbing stilts, swings and much more. Free guides to the Nature Trail, Tree Trail and entry-level Orienteering Route...
Funtastic @ The Custom House
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Funtastic @ The Custom House
Funtastic is 10,000 square feet of hardcore play time, with super ball cannons, a daring 9m slide, plus all the classic indoor features we all know and love. Located in the centre of Workington,...
Furness Abbey
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Furness Abbey
Gone are the days when people learned about history simply from reading books. People are increasingly looking for experiences that bring history to life in an engaging way and nothing beats standing...
Fuzzy Ed's Funhouse @ The Owl & Pussycat - Barrow in Furness
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Fuzzy Ed's Funhouse @ The Owl & Pussycat - Barrow in Furness
The Owl & Pussycat is a purpose built pub and contemporary styled venue with a modern carvery offering the highest standards of food, drink and service.  Come and sample delicious wholesome...
GO APE Grizedale Forest Park - Cumbria
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GO APE Grizedale Forest Park - Cumbria
If you like the idea of an amazing high wire forest tree top course then Go Ape could be just your thing. We have Tarzan swings, rope bridges, ladders, tunnels and zip lines suspended up to 40...
GO APE Whinlatter Forest Park - Cumbria
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GO APE Whinlatter Forest Park - Cumbria
If you like the idea of an amazing high wire forest tree top course then Go Ape could be just your thing. We have Tarzan swings, rope bridges, ladders, tunnels and zip lines suspended up to 40...
Greystoke and District Swimming Pool
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Greystoke and District Swimming Pool
Greystoke Swimming Pool is an open air heated swimming pool and is located at Penrith, Cumbria. The association offers an open-air swimming pool, offers a football playing field, two...
Grizedale Forest
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Grizedale Forest
Tucked between Lake Windermere and Coniston Water, Grizedale Forest offers a range of options to enjoy the fresh air and the outstanding views across the fells. The forest information centre is a...
Happy Hooves Riding Centre
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Happy Hooves Riding Centre
Welcome to Happy Hooves Riding Centre & Eamont Competition Horses. We are situated in the heart of Cumbria just outside of Penrith, 2 minutes from junction 40 on the M6. Located on the banks of...
Hardknott Roman Fort
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Hardknott Roman Fort
This remote and dramatically-sited fort was founded under Hadrian's rule in the 2nd century. Well-marked remains include the headquarters building, commandant's house and bath house. The site of...
HARE HILL - HADRIAN'S WALL
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HARE HILL - HADRIAN'S WALL
Hare Hill in Cumbria is the tallest remaining stretch of Hadrian's Wall, standing up to three metres high.  It probably survived because it was later built into the wall of a medieval structure....
HARROWS SCAR MILECASTLE AND WALL - HADRIAN'S WALL
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HARROWS SCAR MILECASTLE AND WALL - HADRIAN'S WALL
A mile-long section of the Wall, rebuilt in stone later in Hadrian's reign. It is linked to Birdoswald Roman Fort. Read more about the history of Harrows Scar Milecastle and Wall. BEFORE YOU...

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Holker Hall and Gardens
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Holker Hall and Gardens
Holker Hall is the home of Lord and Lady Cavendish who welcome visitors of all ages to one of the best-loved stately homes in Britain. Magnificently situated only a short distance from...
Holme Open Farm - Sedbergh
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Holme Open Farm - Sedbergh
Holme Open Farm is a traditional dales working farm situated between the Lake District National Park and the Yorkshire Dales National Park in the Lune Valley. The Farm is run by David and Angela...
Honister Slate Mine
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Honister Slate Mine
A unique award winning experience, England's last remaining working slate mine and England's very first Via Ferrata!!!
Honister Via Ferrata
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Honister Via Ferrata
Via Ferrata is Latin for ” Iron Way”. The original Via Ferrata`s were routes literally across The Alps that soldiers and partisans used to carry munitions and supplies to their Allies in...
Jordans Jungle Fun House - Cockermouth
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Jordans Jungle Fun House - Cockermouth
JJ’s Indoor Play Area The kids love it!     Kids Adventure Play Fun House     Kids Activities     Soft Play Area     Pool...
Jungle Jacks - Whitehaven
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Jungle Jacks - Whitehaven
This safe haven for youngsters is guaranteed to keep them entertained, whether it’s swinging through the jungle or sliding into the ball pool. Tumble in the Jungle at Jungle Jack's Adventure...
Kendal Via Ferrata
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Kendal Via Ferrata
The award winning Lakeland Climbing Centre is one of the countryâs largest indoor aerial adventure centres, offering fun climbing and aerial activities for all the family from 5 years old to...
Keswick Climbing Wall
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Keswick Climbing Wall
Keswick Climbing Wall wishes to extend it support to everyone who’s home or business has been affected by the dreadful floods that hit us in December. Thankfully, the Wall was not affected...
Keswick Climbing Wall and Activity Centre
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Keswick Climbing Wall and Activity Centre
Based in the heart of the Lake District, Keswick Climbing Wall is more than just a climbing centre. We run outdoor activities in Cumbria and the Lake District of all types; from biking to ghyll...
Keswick Leisure Pool
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Keswick Leisure Pool
With its warm waters, wave machine and 'black hole' flume there is fun for all the family.
Kids Fun Factory - Kendal
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Kids Fun Factory - Kendal
GREAT ACTIVITY AND PLAY CENTRE FOR THE KIDS. We hope to show you why FUN For KIDS, the Play Centre with bags of fun activities to entice and occupy your child, is the place to come to. We provide a...
King Arthur's Round Table
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King Arthur's Round Table
King Arthur's Round Table is a Neolithic earthwork henge, dating from about 2000 BC, but much later believed to be King Arthur's jousting arena. Read more about the history of King Arthur's Round...
King Kong Climbing Centre
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King Kong Climbing Centre
King Kong Climbing Centre, situated in the heart of the British Lake District Keswick, opened its doors to the climbing world in October 2014. There is a wide range of activities that we are able to...
Lake District Wildlife Park - Keswick
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Lake District Wildlife Park - Keswick
Fun and Informative Demonstrations Handling of the animals is actively encouraged at Trotters World of Animals, especially during our audience participation events held throughout the day.  ...
Lakeland Climbing Centre
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Lakeland Climbing Centre
Award winning Lakeland Climbing Centre boasting the tallest wall in the country at 25m, Kendal CrazyClimb and Europe's first indoor Via Ferrata. We have been providing quality indoor climbing...
Lakeland Maze Farm Park
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Lakeland Maze Farm Park
Lakeland Maze Farm Park is open every week-end from Easter and also every day during the school holidays until October. Raines Hall Farm is a working farm, so as well as cattle, sheep and various...
Lakeland Miniature Village
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Lakeland Miniature Village
Over 100 buildings made from local Coniston slate. Houses, farms and barns create the Lakeland landscape. There are water features throughout the miniature village. The Oriental Building, which...
Lakeland Motor Museum
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Lakeland Motor Museum
The fascinating Lakeland Motor Museum nestles in the picturesque Leven valley, at Backbarrow, close to the southern tip of Lake Windermere. A diverse and unique collection of some 30,000 exhibits,...
Lakeland Wildlife Oasis
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Lakeland Wildlife Oasis
THE LITTLE ZOO WITH LOTS TO DO! Join us on an evolutionary journey spanning over 300,000,000 years, following the development of life on Earth – from magic molecules to mischievous monkeys! ...
Lanehead Outdoor Education Centre
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Lanehead Outdoor Education Centre
•  Group accommodation •  Watersports & mountaineering •  Caving & mountain biking •  Disabled access •  Recently refurbished ...
LANERCOST PRIORY
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LANERCOST PRIORY
The beautiful and now tranquil setting of Augustinian Lanercost Priory belies an often troubled history. Standing close to Hadrian's Wall, it suffered frequent attacks during the long Anglo-Scottish...
Laser Quest Carlisle
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Laser Quest Carlisle
Laser Quest is the games, entertainment and party base of Carlisle for everyone aged over 2. For young children, we offer our NEW and exciting Playroom – a neon playground that captivates the...
Lazonby Swimming Pool
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Lazonby Swimming Pool
Lazonby pool is a registered charity and a valued community resource and run by volunteers plus professional lifeguards to ensure your family's safety.  There are solar powered showers for...
LEAHILL TURRET AND PIPER SIKE TURRET - HADRIAN'S WALL
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LEAHILL TURRET AND PIPER SIKE TURRET - HADRIAN'S WALL
The three-mile stretch of Hadrian's Wall that survives west of Birdoswald Roman Fort in Cumbria tells us much about how the Wall worked and developed. The remains here include Leahill and Piper Sike...
Lords House Farm Education Centre
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Lords House Farm Education Centre
Lords House Farm is a remarkable and unusual organisation dedicated to enhancing and enriching the lives of disabled or disadvantaged adults and children in Cumbria. Our ethos is based on...
Magic Castle Adventure Playground - Carlisle
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Magic Castle Adventure Playground - Carlisle
Large indoor play area with bouncy castle, slides, ropes, soft play area and ball pools with childrens parties catered for Open: Weekdays 10am-5pm...
Mayburgh Henge
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Mayburgh Henge
Mayburgh is a large and impressive Neolithic henge. Its banks stand up to three metres high, constructed of pebbles collected from the nearby river. Near the centre is a single standing stone. Old...
Mirehouse
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Mirehouse
Mirehouse, near Keswick, is a family run historic house attraction open to visitors to enjoy its strong literary connections, live piano music and children's activities. The gardens stretch from...
Monkey Madhouse - Workington
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Monkey Madhouse - Workington
Childrens Soft Play Centre            0 - 10 years (approx) Height Restriction 1.40 metres Admission: £3 per hour per child £4...
Muncaster Castle and Gardens
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Muncaster Castle and Gardens
Muncaster Castle, home to the Pennington family for 800 years, is a genuine treasure trove of art and antiques. Its Great Hall, Octagonal Library and elegant Dining Room are all windows on a grand...
Nenthead Mines
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Nenthead Mines
A museum dedicated to both showing and telling the 'story' of the mineral mining past of the North Pennines. Prepare to launch on a voyage of discovery at Nenthead Mines, learning more about...
Noah's Ark Softplay Centre - Penrith
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Noah's Ark Softplay Centre - Penrith
Noah's Ark Nursery features three lovely themed rooms, all based around the Noah's Ark. Noah's Ark is a softplay centre for children aged 8 years and under, incorporating ball pool and bouncy...
Old Hall Farm - Bouth
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Old Hall Farm - Bouth
An historic working farm in the Lake District. Admission Charges     Adults £7.50     Children under 5 free     Child 5-15 £5....
Pennine Bridleway National Trail
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Pennine Bridleway National Trail
The Pennine Bridleway offers horse riders, cyclists and walkers the opportunity to explore 205 miles of the Pennines' ancient packhorse routes, drovers roads and newly created bridleways.  ...
Penrith Castle
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Penrith Castle
Penrith Castle was begun at the end of the 14th century by Ralph Neville, who played a key role in defending this area against the Scots. It was later transformed into a luxurious residence by...
Piel Castle
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Piel Castle
Accessible only via a small boat ferry, this 14th century fortress was built by the Abbot of Furness to guard Barrow-in-Furness against pirates and Scots raiders. Lambert Simnel, pretender to Henry...
PIKE HILL SIGNAL TOWER - HADRIAN'S WALL
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PIKE HILL SIGNAL TOWER - HADRIAN'S WALL
Pike Hill is one of the few visible elements of the Roman frontier that pre-date Hadrian's Wall. Before the Wall was built in the early 2nd century AD, the soldiers posted here communicated by...
Play Zone Indoor Play - Barrow in Furness
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Play Zone Indoor Play - Barrow in Furness
PlayZone is located at the first floor level of The Custom House which is accessible by lift or stairs. Our large 3 level Softbrick™ play structure has capacity for up to 70 children and...
PlayMax @ The Park Leisure Centre
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PlayMax @ The Park Leisure Centre
PlayMAX is our newly created indoor play area for toddlers and young children. We also have PlayMAX Inspiration exclusively for children and young people with disabilities. The soft play area...
Playzone Lazerzone - Barrow-In-Furness
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Playzone Lazerzone - Barrow-In-Furness
 LazerZone Darklight laser tag game is a fun, energetic and interactive activity suitable for ages 8 – 80 and is ideal for children’s parties, birthdays, office,stag and hen parties...
POLTROSS BURN MILECASTLE - HADRIAN'S WALL
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POLTROSS BURN MILECASTLE - HADRIAN'S WALL
One of the best-preserved milecastles on Hadrian's Wall, Poltross Burn Milecastle is unusually large: it contained two barrack blocks, one on either side of a central road.  Known locally as the...
Predator Experience
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Predator Experience
Predator Experience provides innovative bird of prey falconry days and reptile experiences within the stunning Lake District National Park in Cumbria. Motivated by the need to protect bio-versity...
Pyjama Drama
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Pyjama Drama
Drama and creative play sessions for babies and children up to the age of 7
Quasar Eclipse
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Quasar Eclipse
The fun never stop's at Quasar Elite!!! Laser Tag... A game of wits and cunning, stealth and strategy. Come along and join the fun, whether it be for a birthday party, group booking or just a few...
Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway
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Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway
Join us as we journey for seven miles from the delightful coastal village of Ravenglass through two glorious valleys to the foot of England’s highest mountains.
Ravenglass Roman Bath House
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Ravenglass Roman Bath House
The remains of the bath house of Ravenglass Roman fort, established in AD 130, are among the tallest Roman structures surviving in northern Britain - the walls stand almost four metres high. The...
Rheged - Penrith
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Rheged - Penrith
Rheged – The Movie takes you on a dramatic journey through time. You will meet our hero Luke, as he traces his ancestral heritage back to Cumbria. Journey with him back to old Rheged and meet...
Riverside Bowling
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Riverside Bowling
Riverside Bowl is a brand new bowling centre to the City of Sunderland. Riverside Bowl is just a new name for BKF Bowl so don't worry you'll find everything you loved in BKF Bowl just in a brand new...
Robin Wood Activity Centre Ltd
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Robin Wood Activity Centre Ltd
Welcome to Robinwood for adventure holidays, school activity holidays & outdoor jobs uk     Archery     Canoeing     Caving    ...
Rookies - Wigton
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Rookies - Wigton
Come and visit our brand new Children's Adventure Soft Play Centre, located in Miller Park, Station Road, Wigton. We are the largest Soft Play area in Cumbria and have a fantastic site for your...
Rookin House Activity Centre - Penrith
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Rookin House Activity Centre - Penrith
Rookin House is an established adventure venue and has been offering a wide variety of outdoor activities for over 20 years. Family owned and operated, Rookin House has a strong focus on both fun and...
Royal Air Force Air Cadets 128 (Barrow in Furness) Squadron
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Royal Air Force Air Cadets 128 (Barrow in Furness) Squadron
Are you up for fun, adventure, incredible experiences and making new friends? Are you looking for something to give you the edge in life? Then welcome to the Air Cadet Organisation (ACO). Better...
Royal Air Force Air Cadets 2192 (Appleby Grammer School) Squadron
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Royal Air Force Air Cadets 2192 (Appleby Grammer School) Squadron
Are you up for fun, adventure, incredible experiences and making new friends? Are you looking for something to give you the edge in life? Then welcome to the Air Cadet Organisation (ACO). Better...
Rufty Tuftys - Ambleside
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Rufty Tuftys - Ambleside
Rufty Tuftys is a very large indoor soft play area for the kids located in the Lake District. We offer a safe and clean environment for your children to come and play. Come and see our ride on...
Shap Abbey
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Shap Abbey
Founded in the late 12th century in a secluded and beautiful valley of the river Lowther, Shap Abbey was one of 32 religious houses in Britain belonging to the Premonstratensian order of canons. ...
Shap Swimming Pool
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Shap Swimming Pool
Heated Open Air Swimming Pool   Visit The Highest Open Air Pool In England Are You Brave Enough! We have a 25m and toddler pool, separate changing rooms, showers,...
Solway Aviation Museum - Calisle
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Solway Aviation Museum - Calisle
Solway Aviation Museum is home to a collection of aircraft, aviation artifact’s and displays reflecting Britain’s position as a world leader in aircraft design and innovation at the dawn...
South Lakes Safari Zoo
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South Lakes Safari Zoo
Probably Britain's best conservation park, with unique close-up encounters available nowhere else in UK! Animals from Africa, Americas, Asia, etc include tigers, giraffes, rhinos, shop, restaurant,...
South Tynedale Railway
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South Tynedale Railway
The South Tynedale Railway operates steam and diesel hauled passenger trains along a two foot narrow gauge line which travels through the scenic South Tyne Valley between Alston in Cumbria and...

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St Bees Beach
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St Bees Beach
The beach is gently sloping and generally free from dangerous currents. However, as always, caution should be exercised when in the water, particularly with off-shore winds. The beach is a...
Stainmore Railway Company Ltd
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Stainmore Railway Company Ltd
Ride on a train but if we are not operating trains there is plenty to see and do at KSE with a small exhibits museum, education room, children's play area and a wide range of locomotives and rolling...
Stone Trail Riding Centre
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Stone Trail Riding Centre
BHS approved Stone Trail Riding Centre offer a pleasing choice of differing length rides from an hour to a full day, as well as long-distance trail riding holidays lasting several days! Epic! (No...
Stott Park Bobbin Mill
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Stott Park Bobbin Mill
 Nestled on the shores of Lake Windermere in Cumbria, this extensive working mill produced literally millions of wooden bobbins vital to the Lancashire spinning and weaving industries. It is the...
Swimming at the Park Leisure Centre
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Swimming at the Park Leisure Centre
The Club MAX Youth Gym at The Park Leisure Centre features a range of junior-sized equipment, including pursuit cycles, fluid rowers and elliptical trainers. The vast majority of equipment is...
Talkin Tarn Country Park
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Talkin Tarn Country Park
Talkin Tarn Country Park lies nine miles east of Carlisle and two mile south of Brampton on the B6413 Castle Carrock road. There is a 65 acre lake set amid 120 acres of farmland and woodland. The...

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The Beacon - Whitehaven
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The Beacon - Whitehaven
Explore five floors of interactive history, science, games and much more… Sitting tall and proud like a stunning white lighthouse overlooking the Harbour of Whitehaven. The Beacon Museum...
The Bounce Factor
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The Bounce Factor
Fulfil dreams of defying gravity with Simply The Best Events incredible Bungee Trampoline Hire. Providing a strong focal point for any fun day or team building event, the Bungee Trampoline...
The Dock Museum
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The Dock Museum
A striking modern building on a scenic channelside site with free admission Built in a historic nineteenth century dock, the museum is home to a wealth of objects on the social and industrial...
The Fun Factory - Bowness
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The Fun Factory - Bowness
Soft play centre in the heart of Bowness. Watch your children have a great time whilst you relax in our lounge and enjoy the spectacular view over the lake. Admission: We've heard around £5...
The Gincase Farm Park
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The Gincase Farm Park
If you’re looking for fun in Cumbria and the Lake District, you’ve come to the right place. The Farm Park is the perfect place for children and adults alike. With outdoor and indoor...
The Keswick Spy Mission Treasure Trail
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The Keswick Spy Mission Treasure Trail
A Treasure Trail is an imaginative way to explore towns, cities & villages across the UK with a self-guided themed walk. An easy to follow route will enable you to crack the clues whilst taking...
The Park Leisure Centre
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The Park Leisure Centre
The Leisure Pool is free form with a wave machine, water Cannons and an exciting 20m water slide. The Park Leisure Centre has two pools, both heated to a warm 29c. The Main Pool is a 25m, six...
The Pools - Carlisle
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The Pools - Carlisle
The Pools Swimming and Health Centre is located on James Street, only 5 minutes from the centre of Carlisle and offers a huge variety of activities for all ages. The Centre boasts 3 heated swimming...
The Puzzling Place
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The Puzzling Place
It is free to enter ‘The Puzzling Place’, as at the top of the stairs is our shop which is stuffed with puzzles, gadgets and curiosities and is guaranteed to have something to amuse,...
The Rum Story - Whitehaven
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The Rum Story - Whitehaven
Imagine leaving the streets of our Georgian town centre and feeling like you have been transported to an exotic island in the Caribbean. That is what you will experience when you begin your journey...
The Sands Centre
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The Sands Centre
This exciting and fun, very popular sport takes place on our magnificent state of the art climbing wall. Their fully qualified climbing coach (Pete Gunn) runs the sessions. Each course is close to...
The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction - Windermere
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The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction - Windermere
The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction in the heart of the Lake District brings all 23 of the author’s tales to life where visitors meet all the characters including Jemima Puddle-Duck, Mrs...
Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum
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Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum
The highlight at Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum is naturally the underground element, but if the kids aren't too keen on descending then unlike the iceberg there's still plenty to get on with...
Treetop Nets
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Treetop Nets
Imagine over 1500m2 of giant trampolines, walkways, slides and tunnels all made from netting. Now picture this suspended between trees up to 9m off the ground and set in beautiful oak woodland and...
Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery - Calisle
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Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery - Calisle
One of the top places to visit in Carlisle, Tullie House, where historic collections, contemporary art and family fun are brought together in one impressive museum and art gallery. Tullie House...
Tumble Tots Kendal
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Tumble Tots Kendal
The programme is structured to develop children's positive personality traits including confidence and self-esteem. Each 45-minute weekly session combines fun, excitement and challenge in a safe...
Ullswater Steamers
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Ullswater Steamers
Ullswater ‘Steamers’ is an award winning environmental accredited Lake District attraction celebrating over 150 years of operating lake cruises on England’s most beautiful lake,...
Walby Farm Park - Carlisle
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Walby Farm Park - Carlisle
Fun for all the family come rain or shine! Walby Farm Park, just 4 miles from Carlisle and the M6 motorway (J44), is a great day out for the whole family. Exciting outdoor play areas, lots of animal...
West Coast Karting
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West Coast Karting
Located in the seaside town of Maryport in West Cumbria, West Coast Indoor Karting is the North-West's most established indoor go-karting track.  Taking a safety first approach to both...
Wetheral Priory Gatehouse
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Wetheral Priory Gatehouse
This gatehouse is the sole survivor of a small Benedictine priory. A miniature 'pele-tower' containing two storeys of comfortable rooms, it later became a fortified vicarage, a defence against border...
Whinlatter Mountain Forest
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Whinlatter Mountain Forest
Whinlatter, England's only true Mountain Forest, is home to stunning views, fantastic walks, exhilarating mountain biking, rare wildlife and adventure play. Admission: Free!   Opening...
WILLOWFORD WALL, TURRETS AND BRIDGE - HADRIAN'S WALL
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WILLOWFORD WALL, TURRETS AND BRIDGE - HADRIAN'S WALL
A fine 914 metre stretch of Wall, including two turrets and impressive bridge remains beside the River Irthing. Linked by a bridge to Birdoswald Roman Fort. Read more about the history of...
Windermere Lake Cruises
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Windermere Lake Cruises
Welcome to Windermere Lake Cruises - the most popular attraction in Cumbria. Windermere is England's largest lake, in the heart of the Lake District. We offer cruises from 45 minutes to 3 hours - or...
Windermere Lake Cruises
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Windermere Lake Cruises
Welcome to Windermere Lake Cruises - the most popular attraction in Cumbria. Windermere is England’s largest lake, in the heart of the Lake District. We offer cruises from 45 minutes to 3 hours...
Windermere Quays
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Windermere Quays
Windermere Quays Marina is Windermere’s premier marina in terms of its lakeside location and its extensive facilities. What nicer feeling than messing around in one of Windermere Quays Hire...
Wordsworth House and Garden
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Wordsworth House and Garden
Wordsworth House and Garden Main Street Cockermouth Cumbria CA13 9RX Telephone: 01900 820884
Wray Castle
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Wray Castle
Mock-Gothic castle sitting on the shores of Lake Windermere with turrets, towers and informal grounds. Wray Castle came to us without its contents so you will not see a 'typical' National Trust...
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cumbria.pngWelcome to the wonderful county of Cumbria. If you need child friendly ideas where to take the kids, kids days out, or fun things to do with the kids in Cumbria then we can help. We have family pubs with kids play areas, soft play areas, indoor play areas, outdoor play areas, playgrounds, aquariums, castles, stately homes, children's clubs such as Scouts, Cubs, Beavers, Brownies, Guides, youth clubs, activity centres, Air, Sea, Army Cadets. We list children's entertainers in Cumbria if you are planning a birthday, cinema, theatre, petting zoo, animal farms, children's farms, leisure hire, museum and art gallery, nature areas such as parks, and countryside walks and beaches. We have kids activities related to outdoor pursuits and sports such as swimming, ice skating, ten pin bowling and football centres. We list theme parks and Adventure Parks in Cumbria too. If you are looking for zoos with more exotic animals then we have them. Don't forget to look at the nearby counties of County Durham, Scottish Borders, Dunfries and Galloway, Lancashire and North Yorkshire to see what they can offer you. We now list seaside towns in Cumbria , so grab your bucket and spade and head for the Cumbria seaside with the kids. We have days out with the kids in Cumbria in and near :- Abbeytown, Aikshaw, Aikton, Aldoth, Allerby, Allonby, Barrow in Furness, Bowness-on-Windermere, Carlisle, Isle of Walney, Kendal, Penrith, Ulverston, Whitehaven and Workington.