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Windermere Jetty opens tomorrow! Origina…

22nd March 2019

Windermere Jetty opens tomorrow! Original post by @CarmodyGroarke @windermerejetty #GPLD pic.twitter.com/QLu1wEmtD0— Great Place: Lakes & Dales (@GP_LakesDales) March 22, 2019

We’ve got that #FridayFeeling knowing th…

22nd March 2019

We've got that #FridayFeeling knowing that @WindermereJetty will be opening its doors tomorrow, thanks to over £13m from The #NationalLotteryHeritageFund and the hard work of its volunteers like John. See the full video 👉https://t.co/sqLF4Faad4 @HeritageFundNW @lakelandarts pic.twitter.com/5mk6Pg1jHW — National Lottery…

Privilege to be at the launch of @winder…

22nd March 2019

Privilege to be at the launch of @windermerejetty with @ace_national Sir Nicholas Serota. Amazing space, truly breathtaking! Well done @lakelandarts @HeritageFundUK @SouthLakelandDC and partners. #ACEsupported @ace_thenorth https://t.co/TE8x8rQY4Z — Jane Beardsworth (@Beardsworth) March 22, 2019

3.12 million British jobs are in the cre…

22nd March 2019

3.12 million British jobs are in the creative sector – and more are being created every day (80,000 in 2017 alone) https://t.co/65f1iavyM5 pic.twitter.com/88E9j2M4Na — Creative Industries (@CreativeIndsUK) March 22, 2019

We are over the moon that “Streams of Wo…

21st March 2019

We are over the moon that "Streams of Wonder" has been selected to be screened with Kes at the launch of the all new @HinterlandsFest To see them & be at the launch party on 16th May at @Skiptoncastle buy…

Wild Rumpus and Great Place: Lakes and D…

21st March 2019

Wild Rumpus and Great Place: Lakes and Dales are announcing their final programme for Hinterlands Film Festival! Message us for details. Tickets are on sale at https://t.co/5eKrrMYXSC #GPLD @HinterlandsFest pic.twitter.com/a7uRnmMkUr — Great Place: Lakes & Dales (@GP_LakesDales) March 21, 2019

Windermere Jetty Museum of Boats, Steam …

21st March 2019

Windermere Jetty Museum of Boats, Steam and Stories is set to open on Saturday. It celebrates the Lake District's long connection with boats and is also the first contemporary building to be constructed on the shores of Windermere in over…

£20m creative industries funding awarded…

21st March 2019

£20m creative industries funding awarded https://t.co/c0Mksw1RQQ — Great Place: Lakes & Dales (@GP_LakesDales) March 21, 2019

Great opportunities for creative busines…

21st March 2019

Great opportunities for creative businesses in the NorthThese are the jobs and TV shows that will be based at Channel 4 in Leeds https://t.co/EFGAUZO3ha @GP_LakesDales — Karen Merrifield (@Karmerri) March 21, 2019

Architects have until Monday to ask ques…

20th March 2019

Architects have until Monday to ask questions about our competition with @RIBA to design homes for the future in the #Lakes & #DalesThe deadline for submissions is the 24th Aprilhttps://t.co/LLW64k0sGK #competition #design #architecture #affordable #homes #GPLD #international pic.twitter.com/o43vuTraTw — Great…

Learn how to protect your creative asset…

20th March 2019

Learn how to protect your creative assets at @Creative_Fed's upcoming workshop on IP for creative businesses and freelancers. https://t.co/D17Ugifhlt — Creative Industries (@CreativeIndsUK) March 20, 2019

Thanks Phil! Great photos! …

20th March 2019

Thanks Phil! Great photos! https://t.co/hGHpXBk0NO — Lakeland Arts (@lakelandarts) March 20, 2019

We have a fantastic festival planned for…

19th March 2019

We have a fantastic festival planned for you for 11-13 October. Early bird, weekend festival passes available now! It's time to buy – early bird offer only until the end of March #comicart #illustration #cumbriahttps://t.co/aUROh6vwF7 pic.twitter.com/7R35xE9Oai — Comic Art Festival…

The spectacular new @windermerejetty Mus…

19th March 2019

The spectacular new @windermerejetty Museum, run by @lakelandarts, will open at the weekend telling the 200-year history of boating and boat building in the #LakeDistrict with more than 40 vessals on display including Beatrix Potter’s tarn boat.https://t.co/tcFp7oemFY pic.twitter.com/CkI3359KBm — Museums…

NORTH WEST ARTIST OPP! #OCCUPIED Get ti…

19th March 2019

NORTH WEST ARTIST OPP! #OCCUPIED https://t.co/MU2cuaX5TJ Get time, space and support from us @ludusdance APPLY NOW! Supported by @GP_LakesDales #artistdevelopment #NorthWest #dance pic.twitter.com/7Uil5fa5Qd — briggsy (@briggsyproduces) March 19, 2019

M O V I E M A G I C ~ We’ll be announci…

19th March 2019

M O V I E M A G I C ~ We'll be announcing our full programme tomorrow for #HinterlandsFestival 2019! Keep an eye out across our socials over the next 24 hours… #FilmFestival #Skipton pic.twitter.com/IkPcP5LeA0 — HinterlandsFestival (@HinterlandsFest) March…

FANTASTIC to welcome media to Windermere…

19th March 2019

FANTASTIC to welcome media to Windermere Jetty Museum of Boats, Steam and Stories today. We open to visitors this Saturday! (23 March) https://t.co/hHTmqV3GUs pic.twitter.com/khNmjTn1kV — windermerejetty (@windermerejetty) March 19, 2019

Put yer ‘ammer back in yer toolbox Thor,…

18th March 2019

Put yer 'ammer back in yer toolbox Thor, there's a new superhero on the block and she's not standing for any Mansplaining! Vulvarine: A New Musical | Wed 3 Apr | Theatre | 8pm @WeAreFatRascal https://t.co/SpQvUi4jVZ pic.twitter.com/fJpuqbupxs — Brewery Arts…

Catch me on @BBC_Cumbria tomorrow mornin…

18th March 2019

Catch me on @BBC_Cumbria tomorrow morning at 8.45 am talking about my poem commissioned to help launch the #LakeDistrict’s fabulous new @windermerejetty museum. @lakelandarts #windermerejetty pic.twitter.com/Muxdfpe3es — Stuart & Kirstie (@familyonabike) March 18, 2019

This hidden gem has a magical view #grot…

18th March 2019

This hidden gem has a magical view #grot #Rydal #LakeDistrict #Cumbria #waterfall @rydalhall @LakesWalksTalks @GP_LakesDales @TravelPhotosFan @lakedistrictfan @LakeloversUK @cumbriapictures pic.twitter.com/qSteBQCqjm — Rebecca Bennett (@Redbirdcreation) March 18, 2019

The lovely #Rydal hall & #gardens today …

18th March 2019

The lovely #Rydal hall & #gardens today #LakeDistrict #Cumbria @GP_LakesDales @rydalhall @cumbriapictures @NotJustLakes @LakeDistrictPR pic.twitter.com/k7yR4HK11D — Rebecca Bennett (@Redbirdcreation) March 18, 2019

Beautiful boats and steamers, on the wat…

18th March 2019

Beautiful boats and steamers, on the water and in our workshop. The Lake District’s newest attraction opens this weekend – arrive by boat, road or foot.#windermerejetty #newmuseum #openssoon #lakedistrict #museumofboats #lakelandstories @Windermereboatshttps://t.co/hHTmqUM62U pic.twitter.com/90avF8pZZl — windermerejetty (@windermerejetty) March 18, 2019

“Children need art and stories and poems…

17th March 2019

“Children need art and stories and poems and music as much as they need love and food and fresh air and play. “ | Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award https://t.co/IxIxcDmfx5 — Settle Stories (@settlestories) March 17, 2019

Our associate artist scheme #occupied is…

16th March 2019

Our associate artist scheme #occupied is now open for proposals. Deadline 5th April. https://t.co/P8k9gcLECR #artistdevelopment #dance #physicaltheatre #dancetheatre #artists #opportunity #seedfunding supported by @GP_LakesDales #GPLD pic.twitter.com/JwFUVEjLlv — Ludus Dance (@ludusdance) March 16, 2019

The #MusicCitiesManual features examples…

15th March 2019

The #MusicCitiesManual features examples from @MusicVictoria @LDN_Culture @ArielPalitz @MadeinNY @MusicCitiesNet that show how music creates jobs, drives economic growth, increases tourists & improves quality of life. Learn more: https://t.co/k3yU6PzmFG pic.twitter.com/vlgOB4NBTC — Sound Diplomacy (@SoundDiplomacy) March 15, 2019