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Getting ready for their performance @Lak…

15th July 2019

Getting ready for their performance @LakesAlive#AbbotHall @lakelandarts 7 & 8 Sept. https://t.co/oMfY69rUin— Jeanette Edgar (@netteedgar) July 15, 2019

.@GP_LakesDales are looking for unused a…

15th July 2019

.@GP_LakesDales are looking for unused and empty public or private spaces in the Lakes and Dales for a unique pilot project. Offer your space for 48 hours in October and help #youngpeople learn new skills. See https://t.co/xi096Tm5Xx #culture #community #socialresponsibility…

Turns out @GreatPlace_Hfds are great at …

15th July 2019

Turns out @GreatPlace_Hfds are great at presentations too! Thanks for the update and keep up the links with @GP_LakesDales. @ace_national #ruralstakeholders — Chris Hogg (@CllrCJHogg) July 15, 2019

It’s #LoveParks Week and we’re celebrati…

15th July 2019

It's #LoveParks Week and we're celebrating our amazing Aireville Park! This video was created during the Great Get Together earlier this summer. pic.twitter.com/Cyba7k27Xw — Craven Council (@CravenCouncil) July 15, 2019

@GP_LakesDales @BACKendal @ImitatingtheD…

15th July 2019

This sounds amazing. Grab this opportunity quick – they don’t come along that often! — KateB (@bkatekb) July 15, 2019

Looking forward to seeing you with us in…

15th July 2019

Looking forward to seeing you with us in #Kendal @lakesalive 6-8 September.@lakedistrictnpa @GP_LakesDales @EnglishLakesWHS @KendalMintPlus @NotJustLakes @golakesculture @LakesCulture https://t.co/aQQIDnO1yZ — Lakes Alive (@lakesalive) July 15, 2019

A week long workshop programme at @BACKe…

14th July 2019

A week long workshop programme at @BACKendal with @ImitatingtheDog learning about all aspects of video mapping is now open for applications! We've funded this incredible, free opportunity: https://t.co/K2AZk0vv3w#videomapping #liveperformance #innovation #opportunities #gpld pic.twitter.com/iWzxdKKnCU — Great Place: Lakes & Dales (@GP_LakesDales)…

A week long workshop programme at @brewery_arts_kendal with …

14th July 2019

A week long workshop programme at @brewery_arts_kendal with Imitating the dog learning about all aspects of video mapping is now open for applications! We’ve funded this incredible opportunity: participants will be learning the basics of imitating the dog’s approach to…

Every Friday and Saturday night until th…

13th July 2019

Every Friday and Saturday night until the end of August we will be open until 9pm for Pizza and Prosecco night. And this Friday night we will also be opening up the museum for FREE for EVERY LA23 postcode holder.…

Are you, or someone you know, a potentia…

13th July 2019

Are you, or someone you know, a potential Future Fixer? If so, this is an opportunity not to be missed thanks to funding from Great Place Lakes and Dales. Do give us a call to chat through any ideas you…

Last minute call out – anyone know any i…

13th July 2019

Last minute call out – anyone know any inspired teaching cooks who could lead a workshop or 2 with this lovely wood-fired oven in August in Coniston? @squashliverpool @StaffOLifeBaker @Moreartisan @dodgsonwood pic.twitter.com/CWxRylswLp — Grizedale Arts (@grizedalearts) July 13, 2019

If you don some sturdy footwear, you wil…

13th July 2019

If you don some sturdy footwear, you will find this wonderful spot by heading up the Valley of Desolation. Take a few seconds and watch the waterfall! pic.twitter.com/PtykKewlZt — Bolton Abbey Estate (@bolton_abbey) July 13, 2019

To all those talented photographers and …

13th July 2019

To all those talented photographers and videographers out there, what a great product to work on! #videographer #photographer #Cumbria @GP_LakesDales https://t.co/IxqlXHEE07 — Usha Mistry (@u_mistry) July 13, 2019

Today’s blog celebrates 50 years since t…

13th July 2019

Today's blog celebrates 50 years since the creation of the 80 mile Dales Way, running from Ilkley through the Yorkshire Dales to Lake Windermere, following the path of the Rivers Wharfe and Dee. https://t.co/C3CINrXjD6 pic.twitter.com/2oGcIeU9F0 — Susan Briggs (@Dales_Tourism) July…

ICYMI: Interested in learning more about…

13th July 2019

ICYMI: Interested in learning more about video mapping? Based in or around the Lakes & Dales? Thanks to funding from @GP_LakesDales we’re holding a FREE week long workshop Sep 2-6 @BACKendal All info & application form here but get on…

Thanks to @EdwardJDavey for listening to…

12th July 2019

Thanks to @EdwardJDavey for listening to my concerns about Rural Broadband, young people’s options in rural areas and the Creative Industries positive impact on rural areas. @GP_LakesDales @RSNonline #cumbria #kendal @ace_thenorth pic.twitter.com/w6H4L1omm3 — Chris Hogg (@CllrCJHogg) July 12, 2019

Have your say! @ace_national have drafte…

12th July 2019

Have your say! @ace_national have drafted their strategy for the next 10 years and want to know what you think of it. You have until 23rd Sept to share your views https://t.co/N2MJojMkqX #GPLD #Art #HaveYourSay #ruralstrategy — Great Place: Lakes…

One of the things the Lakes and Dales has an abundance of is…

12th July 2019

One of the things the Lakes and Dales has an abundance of is SPACE! This is one of the things that makes this area as amazing as it is. So how do we marry the space that we NEED with…

We’re looking for unused / under-used / …

12th July 2019

We're looking for unused / under-used / empty public space. If you have land or property that you'd like to put forward to be used for cultural activity for 48 hours and left exactly as it was found. Please get…

Something for the weekend… Exhibitions i…

12th July 2019

Something for the weekend…Exhibitions in #Kendal: Ruskin & Turner #AbbotHall @lakelandarts , Auto-Destruct @CrossLaneProj, @Giddy_Art @BreweryKendal, call into The La'al Studio Gallery.@KendalMintPlus @NotJustLakes @artists_lake @CllrCJHogg @GP_LakesDales @DickieCharming pic.twitter.com/kZYKwJa5Cy — Jeanette Edgar (@netteedgar) July 12, 2019

Views of #Ullswater through a crystal ba…

11th July 2019

Views of #Ullswater through a crystal ball 🔮 #PooleyBridge #LakeDistrict #phonephotography #Cumbria @CumbriaArt @WildLakeland @GP_LakesDales @cumbriapictures pic.twitter.com/2SZmnqZgd1 — Rebecca Bennett (@Redbirdcreation) July 11, 2019

Somewhere Nowhere are offering a RESIDENCY OPPORTUNITY AND £…

11th July 2019

Somewhere Nowhere are offering a RESIDENCY OPPORTUNITY AND £500 AWARD FOR FOUR YOUNG ARTISTS / CREATIVE PRACTITIONERS: This 4-day residency is an invitation to artists age 18-35 from the South Lakes and Craven regions to reflect on place through their…

Reaction to the news that our outreach p…

10th July 2019

Reaction to the news that our outreach project, People and the DALES, has scooped the Government's #YearofGreenAction award! https://t.co/5ZA6kC8Y3C pic.twitter.com/XGw2IPszMv — YDMT (@ydmt) July 10, 2019

Great to have #windermerejetty on a bus …

10th July 2019

Great to have #windermerejetty on a bus route. Can also travel there by boat (your own) or @Windermereboats and just a short walk from #Bowness-on-Windermere. #Sustainable @cumbrialep https://t.co/OuEvtniowV — Usha Mistry (@u_mistry) July 10, 2019

Interested in learning more about video …

10th July 2019

Interested in learning more about video mapping? Based in or around the Lakes & Dales? Thanks to funding from @GP_LakesDales we are offering a FREE week long workshop Sept 2-6 @BACKendal so for more info & to apply (deadline 26…