10 Year Anniversary Of Carlisle Floods!

As the 10-year anniversary of the devastating Tsunami floods, comes around. Which wiped out half of Thailand in 2004. Cumbrian thoughts turn to another flood event, on a much smaller and local scale; the 10 year anniversary of the Carlisle … Continue reading

Cumbria – In The News For The Wrong Reasons : Zoo Attack

South Lakes Wild Animal Park, near Dalton-in-Furness, Southern Cumbria has hit the national headlines today. As usual, for the wrong reasons.  It seems an experienced Tiger keeper – Sarah McClay, 24, was attacked by a Sumatran tiger on Friday and … Continue reading

Doctor Who – Doing Its Bit For Cumbrian Tourism

Carlisle, Cumbria and the Lake District have – so far, been referenced in almost every episode of new Doctor Who. ● In episode 7 – ‘The Bells Of St John’ – written by Stephen Moffat, the Doc was taking some … Continue reading