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Cumbria Crystal

Cumbria Crystal: try glass blowing, in Britain’s last surviving luxury crystal...

Try glass blowing, in Britain’s last surviving luxury crystal factory – baubles, paperweights, tumblers, you name it – experiences range from 15 minutes to...
St Stephen's kite installation

Flying High – St Stephen’s Unveils Summer Kite Installation

A spectacular display of more than 200 kites suspended in the air has been revealed at St Stephen’s today (27th April). Taking over four nights...
Don McLean

Don McLean talks about Botanical Gardens and his upcoming tour

This is your first album in 8 years – What can people expect with the new music? The new album is a personal memoir of...
Don McLean

Don McLean Announces UK Tour With Support From Jarrod Dickenson

Barbican Centre, York, 30th April 2018 Following the release of his new album ‘Botanical Gardens’ on the 24th March 2018, prolific American songwriter and performer...
Golden hour photography

5 simple tips for golden hour photography

It’s one of those simple pieces of advice that sounds obvious once you know, but can have you banging your head against the wall...
pronunciation guide

Northern town names, a pronunciation guide

Jump to our pronunciation guide to Northern towns with counterintuitive pronunciations (below). As a child my parents often took me on camping trips around the...

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