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  • We've been going through changes....

    The Shops... New Signs The quieter winters in Glenridding give us a great chance to make the improvements to the shops that we’ve dreamt about all year – hopefully without disruption to our few hardier customers. This meant that two winters ago we could take the opportunity to swap out our old ...

  • The Big Picture

    Fortunately I have a relatively long nose. There was a time when I wasn’t that keen on its length. My daughter has inherited this feature from me. (She says that she has corners on her head, my fault too.) I don’t think she blames me any more. She has A level biology now and understands abo...

  • So You Want To Try Camping #3...Cooking

    Well, June 2013 has peeped out from behind the clouds here in Cumbria and, so far, is doing us proud. In fact the back end of May didn't do a bad job of tandoori-ing all those shoulders and winter-white legs that showed up for the Bank Holiday and half term hols either. The campsites around Poole...

  • So You Want To Try Camping #2...A home from home. Zzzzz.

    Well, Easter 2013 got a bit too chilly for most tent campers in this area but we're getting a bit warmer now, and we're just topping up the lake for a few days before we have our first heat wave. So, we've got the tent to suit our plans and now need to think about what we need to make it comforta...

  • Oops! The Law Of Unintended Consequences

    I was looking at the OS map for our area (OL5) and came across 'The Bungalow' in Martindale, near the southern end of Ullswater. You can stay there if you want, but it's not a modern dwelling, not by a long way. Families, eh, what are they like? You don't really get a choice, do you? At least you...

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