03 Aug 2019

Places of Poetry

Various locations on-site

As part of the nationwide Places of Poetry project, we are running a week of free events exploring the literary and natural heritage of the Lake District through poetry.

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03 Aug 2019

In the Footsteps of Wordsworth

Ullswater Information Centre, Glenridding

A free guided walk at Ullswater, home to the daffodils that inspired ‘I wandered lonely as a cloud’ in 1802.

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03 Aug 2019

A Day With John Thelwall

Kirkby Lonsdale and Jerwood Centre

Learn more about John Thelwall by taking a walk in his footsteps around Kirkby Lonsdale – and by attending a book launch straight out of the 18th century!

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03 Aug 2019

Why Should We Read John Thelwall?

Jerwood Centre

Professor Judith Thompson of Dalhousie University introduces the writing of John Thelwall through the very best bits of his work.

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04 Aug 2019

Places of Poetry

Various locations on-site

As part of the nationwide Places of Poetry project, we are running a week of free events exploring the literary and natural heritage of the Lake District through poetry.

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05 Aug 2019

Summer Garden: Rucksack of Rhymes & Activities and Crafts

Whitehaven Library

Fun and educational activities for children gardens and Wordsworth’s poetry.

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05 Aug 2019

Summer Garden: Rucksack of Rhymes & Activities and Crafts

Workington Library

Fun and educational activities for children gardens and Wordsworth’s poetry.

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06 Aug 2019

Grasmere History Group

Jerwood Centre

A meeting of local history enthusiasts.

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