Herdy is 10 years old this summer!

Our much-loved icon of the Lake District – the Herdy Company -is celebrating its 10th anniversary this summer. Born in 2007, they have come a long way since their eventful launch and they’re going to spend this special year celebrating everything that’s great about the place that inspired them: the Great British Lake District. From …

Our favourite Christmas Markets in the Lake District

(Image courtesy of the National Trust, John Millar) December is a magical time of year here in the Lakes, bringing Christmas markets, twinkly lights, good cheer, and lots of chances to eat, drink and be merry. Christmas Markets started in medieval Germany, and are usually around the start of advent and continue today in modern …

Meet Jack!

“My name is Jack.  I get to come on holiday to these parks probably 4 times a year with my ‘human’.  I love this place – I believe you humans call it the Lake District – I call it doggie heaven.  My favourite things are long walks; lots of water to jump, romp and splash …