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Useful Links

  • Britain on Foot - Britain on Foot has one clear objective, to encourage more people in Great Britain to get active outdoors. It's all about getting fitter, healthier and happier! This could mean walking to work, hillwalking, geocaching with the family, trail running or even mountaineering

  • Churches Trust for Cumbria - The Churches Trust for Cumbria recognises and values the contribution that church buildings and church communities make to Cumbrian society, beyond their core purpose as places of worship. A useful website with details of the locations of churches in Eden with information on how to get there

  • Coronation Garden - Explore the history of Penrith at the Coronation Garden

  • Cumbria Wildlife Trust: Is dedicated to protect many of the habitats and species in Cumbria

  • Eden Arts - The arts development agency for Eden. This site keeps you in touch with visual arts and crafts activities and performing arts events in the area

  • Eden's Ancient Ash Trails - Discover how Ash has been used in medicine, magic and folklore throughout the ages and where Eden's Ancient Ash trees can be found
  • Eden Rivers Trust - The Eden Rivers Trust is the only charity dedicated to the conservation and protection of the River Eden, its tributaries and its surrounding countryside

  • Fix the Fells: Works to repair and maintain our ancient network of mountain paths, many of which have been around for hundreds, if not thousands of years - why not get involved?

  • Friends of the Lake District: Are dedicated to protecting Cumbria's landscape for the future

  • Go Lakes - The official site of Cumbria Tourism, containing a wealth of information on Cumbria, the Lake District

  • Keswick - The official visitor website for Keswick with information on the local area

  • Lake District Grand Tour - A cycle route which visits all the lakes of Lakeland, pokes into its most distant corners, and cycles over every mountain pass

  • Lake District National Park Authority: Looks after this unique corner of England, encouraging people to enjoy and understand its beauty and helping those who live and work here
  • North Pennines AONB - Information on the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and European Geopark. The site features visitor and environmental information, plus updates on the activities of the North Pennines AONB Partnership to look after this special place

  • Nurture Lakeland - Eden District Council is a member of the Cumbrian conservation charity Nurture Lakeland. Nurture Lakeland's aim is to inspire people to care for and contribute to the natural environment of the Lake District and Cumbria through responsible tourism.  This is done in three ways: The Visit Give project, membership and offering free resources which enable both businesses and visitors to take action to make the most of this special place in an environmentally sensitive way

  • Settle to Carlisle Railway Development Company - Settle to Carlisle Railway Development Company website containing information about the railway and it's history, plus associated links and timetable information

  • Settle to Carlisle Railway Partnership - Information on the Settle to Carlisle Railway and its history

  • The National Trust: Is a UK conservation charity, which protects historic places and green spaces, and opening them up forever, for everyone

  • Traveline - National public transport information. Useful for planning your visit to Cumbria and around the Eden District when you are here

  • Visit Cumbria: A very useful website with information for the whole of Cumbria

  • Walk Eden - Useful information on walks around Kirkby Stephen - a 'Walkers are Welcome' town

  • Walkers are Welcome - 'Walkers are Welcome' website, with details of those towns with this official status