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Your Lake District Cottage Holiday starts here

  • <p>With National Picnic Week running from 14 - 23 June, there's no better time to pack up some delicious local treats and head out for an alfresco feast in the stunning Lake District countryside.
    Lake District Picnic Spots

    With National Picnic Week running from 14 - 23 June, there's no better time to pack up some delicious local treats and head out for an alfresco feast in the stunning Lake District countryside.

    11 June 2024
  • <p>Lake District summer shows and fairs have been a familiar fixture on the calendar for as long as we can remember.
    Lake District Summer Shows and Fairs

    Lake District summer shows and fairs have been a familiar fixture on the calendar for as long as we can remember.

    10 June 2024
  • <p>Spring marks the start of the farm's busiest seasons.
    Matson Ground Calendar Spring 2024

    Spring marks the start of the farm's busiest seasons.

    22 May 2024
  • <p>Under a new DEFRA Stewardship agreement we are beginning work on a habitat creation project on School Knott and Grandsire, a special area of upland grassland, mires and pasture, covering just under 100 hectares.
    New habitat creation project starts

    Under a new DEFRA Stewardship agreement we are beginning work on a habitat creation project on School Knott and Grandsire, a special area of upland grassland, mires and pasture, covering just under 100 hectares.

    21 May 2024
  • <p>With the Great North Swim in Lake Windermere just a couple of weeks away, it got us thinking about all some of the incredible wild swimming spots in the Lake District.
    Lake District Wild Swimming

    With the Great North Swim in Lake Windermere just a couple of weeks away, it got us thinking about all some of the incredible wild swimming spots in the Lake District.

    20 May 2024
  • <p>We're pleased to share our new series - Spotted On Matson Ground.
    Spotted On Matson Ground: Curlew

    We're pleased to share our new series - Spotted On Matson Ground.

    30 April 2024
  • <p>If you're visiting the Lake District in May, one of the most enchanting sights is the appearance of clouds of bluebells carpeting the woodlands.
    Bluebells in the Lake District

    If you're visiting the Lake District in May, one of the most enchanting sights is the appearance of clouds of bluebells carpeting the woodlands.

    24 April 2024
  • <p>As May rolls around, the Lake District comes alive.
    Explore the Lake District

    As May rolls around, the Lake District comes alive.

    22 April 2024
  • <p>The Lake District is a place of breathtaking beauty, but a holiday here doesn't have to break the bank.
    Budget-friendly Lake District Adventures

    The Lake District is a place of breathtaking beauty, but a holiday here doesn't have to break the bank.

    19 March 2024