Things to do

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Choice Catering in Cumbria


Choice Catering in Cumbria Choice Catering in Cumbria create quality home cooked food using fine local produce from England’s most beautiful landscape. They will cater for your every need, from private dinner parties to weddings, christenings to corporate events. Here in Cumbria, there is great pride in our local produce. Wherever possible they will use fresh, local ingredients to create distinctive flavours, such as Cumberland sausage (all meat is from Carrock Meats, Linewath Farm, Hesket Newmarket), local free range eggs and home grown fruit and vegetables. All of their food [...]

Walking in the Eden Valley

We have a selection of printed walking cards at Staffield Hall which you are welcome to use to help guide you around the locality. In our local Raven Beck store in Kirkoswald you can purchase books maps and guides for walking and the Email link below will take you to a web site where you can download walks in the area. Show these walks on a map Stenkrith - Nateby - Lammerside Castle - Stenkrith An attractive and varied walk, the start of which can be reached easily by foot [...]

Lazonby Pool – Lido

Lazonby Pool is located in the small village only 3 miles away from Staffield Hall. Located in an idyllic spot next to the river Eden. A community run swimming pool with a huge welcome to all visitors. The pool is 17 M x 6 M and is 2.3 meters maximum depth with a toddlers pool besides. Its heated to 26 degrees in the summer time and is open between May and September.

Go Ape – Cumbria

Go Ape is the UK’s Number One Forest Adventure The classic and original Go Ape experience. We’ll brief you for safety before you fly down our zip-wires, leap off our Tarzan Swing and tackle our crossings whilst enjoying some of Britain’s most breathtaking scenery. Why not get up in the trees in Cumbria? There’s adventures in Whinlatter and Grizedale for you to enjoy. Our Grizedale tree top adventure (the jewel in our crown) has always proved a popular day out. Built on a side of a hill, it feels seriously [...]

Brougham Hall

Brougham Hall, just a mile south of Penrith, Cumbria, was built in the 14th century and has a fascinating history. Rescued from dereliction in 1985, today it is one of the largest country house restoration projects in England and is home to an array of arts and craft workshops and businesses.  You'll find the Hall open from dawn til dusk BUT the workshops open from around 10am, closing around 5pm. Dogs and cyclists are most welcome. Brougham Hall hosts regular events and makes for a perfect location for weddings and private or coporate [...]