7:07am Thursday 27th November 2014
ONE day in history will be put under the microscope for a new project that seeks to shed light on the lives of Cumbrians during World War One.
2:41pm Wednesday 19th November 2014
MORE than 60 people attended the opening of an exhibition charting the impact of the First World War on Grasmere. ‘Grasmere and the Great War’ launched at the Wordsworth Museum on Saturday, following a year of work by the Grasmere History Group. Adam Lines and Jessie Petheram, Curatorial Assistants at Dove Cottage beside the temporary grave marker for Private Peascod, brought back from France and displayed as part of the exhibition.
4:54pm Monday 3rd November 2014
MEMBERS of Grasmere History Group have pulled together a special First World War exhibition which will be unveiled at the Wordsworth Trust on Saturday November 15, at 2pm.
10:49am Thursday 30th October 2014
SKELSMERGH Parochial Church Council (PCC) has received £5,900 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to support ‘The Men on the Memorial’ project.
2:27pm Monday 27th October 2014
'THE Great War – Ambleside’s Story' will be presented by Ambleside Oral History Group on November 7 at the Kelsick Centre.
1:27pm Friday 10th October 2014
THE Skelsmergh Men on the Memorial Exhibition will be in Skelsmergh Community Hall, on Saturday and Sunday, November 8/9, just before Armistice Day.
9:00am Sunday 28th September 2014
CUMBRIANS are being encouraged to volunteer for a project looking at life in the early days of the First World War.
9:00am Saturday 27th September 2014
THE fascinating story of a small village whose men all returned home safely from both world wars has been told.
6:20pm Wednesday 24th September 2014
Between Saturday November 8 and Thursday November 13, I will be leading a group from the north of England to the Cenotaph Ceremony in Whitehall on Remembrance Sunday.
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