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Kendal Mountain Festival

Date: 13th October 2011

Kendal Mountain Festival

Thousands of outdoor enthusiasts from around the globe descend on Kendal each November to celebrate their love for mountain culture through film, lectures, art and literature.

This year’s festival takes place from Thursday 17th to Sunday 20th November. Tickets are now on sale for the various lectures and films throughout the four day event, and can be purchased by telephoning 01539 725133.

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October Beer Festivals

Date: 27th September 2011

October Beer Festivals

2011 marks the 18th Westmorland Beer Festival, which is organised and run on a voluntary basis by CAMRA members. The event not only helps raise funds for CAMRA to campaign on a local and national level, but also much needed funds for charities, which this year is the Cumbria Wildlife Trust.

CAMRA campaigns for real ale, real pubs, and consumer rights. With over 125,000 members it has been described as the most successful consumer group in Europe.

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Holidays For Couples In Lake District Cottages

Date: 23rd September 2011

Holidays For Couples In Lake District Cottages

The autumn is one of the best times for couples in the Lake District. These are the perfect months to take a peaceful break and to enjoy the unspoilt nature and beautiful scenery.

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Disabled Access To The Lake District

Date: 23rd September 2011

The Lake District is Britain's largest and most visited National Park, and offers a variety of outdoor activities, as well as various literary and artistic associations. Of course, the biggest attraction is the spectacular scenery and most of the larger and well-known lakes, including Ullswater and Windermere, are accessible to any visitor and offer a wide range of facilities.

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