Tag: Beatrix Potter

Sizergh Castle
Arts and Culture, Historic Houses, History, National Trust, Things to do for free, Visitor Attractions

Things to do for free in the Lake District with National Trust membership

If you’re a National Trust member, there are a number of places in and around the Lake District you might consider visiting during your stay in the area. Most are included in the cost of annual membership, which could make membership worthwhile if you don’t have it already, and all […]

The Lingholm Kitchen, Portinscale
Afternoon Tea, Dog-friendly, Food and Drink, Places to Stay, Visitor Attractions, Walks

In Beatrix Potter’s footsteps at The Lingholm Kitchen and Walled Garden

If, like me, you’re interested in all things Beatrix Potter, the Lingholm Kitchen and Walled Garden at Portinscale – which is on the north-western shore of Derwentwater, near Keswick – should be high on your list of places to visit next time you’re exploring the Lake District. The main house […]