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Lake District Tourist Information

The Lake District is recognised worldwide as one of the most appealing tourist destinations in the UK. Second only to London in the tourist popularit...

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Beatrix Potter and the Lake District

Beatrix Potter was born on 28 July 1866 in South Kensington, London. She lived a lonely life at home, being educated by a governess and having little...

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William Wordsworth and the Lake District

Wordsworth was one of the most influential of England's romantic poets. William Wordsworth was born on April 17, 1770 in Cockermouth, Cumberlan...

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Lake District Pubs

There are pubs to cater for all tastes, offering character, charm, hospitality and atmosphere whether it's a 16th Century Inn or 20th Century Pub. Wh...

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Places to visit in the lake district

Among the Lake District Attractions: Aquarium of the Lakes, Discover the secret world of the lakes at Britain's biggest freshwater aquarium. See pike...

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Lake District Boating

Lake District Sailing on Windermere is the perfect place to get afloat during your holiday in the Lake District. Simply stroll down to the lakeside a...

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Lake District Restaurants

Restaurants in the Lake District There are literally hundreds of restaurants in the Lake District. To say that you are 'spoilt for choice' would be n...

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Lake District Hotels

Lake District Hotels have something for everyone ranging from 5 star luxury accommodation to more budget friendly family run local hotels. Langdale...

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