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

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. ‚óŹ In episode 7 – ‘The Bells Of St John’ – written by Stephen Moffat, the Doc was taking some … Continue reading

Cumbria : In The News For The Wrong Reasons : Abandoned Baby

An abandoned 2 year-old baby, left in a pram outside a house on Warwick Road, Carlisle has been featured on the National news channels. The owners of the house did not know the child, or the mother – who was … Continue reading

Damon Albarn To Play Impromptu Gig At Carlisle Station

Blur frontman Damon Albarn, is scheduled to perform an impromptu music gig in Carlisle train station on 05 September – with his travelling Africa Express Tour. He is one of 100 musicians touring England, Scotland and Wales on board the … Continue reading