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Fresh From The Farm – Askerton Castle Estate

Do you know where your meat is coming from this Christmas? As the season of eating, drinking and making merry fast approaches, Christmas markets pop up across the region and Cumbrians prepare festive fare to serve at their table. It’s the busiest time of year for Askerton Castle Estate. Situated on the outskirts of Brampton, […]

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A Gift That’s For Life, Not Just For Christmas

As opposed to watching loved ones unwrap novelty socks on Christmas morning, why not give them a gift that they’ll love for a lifetime? While the socks are inevitably tossed aside and forgotten about before anyone has even sat down for Christmas dinner, a piece of original art is the gift that keeps on giving. […]

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Country Style Fruit and Veg

For one family, supporting local produce and helping others do the same, is a full time job. At Country Style Fruit and Veg, their motto is to provide fresh fruit and veg, straight from the fields and much of their produce is sourced from within 30 miles of Carlisle. They encourage eating in season and […]

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The Sweet Shop & More

The sweet shop from everyone’s childhood is a little taste of heaven in Longtown. Everyone of a certain age will have fond memories of visits to the local sweet shop, choosing a quarter of their favourite treat from the jars above the counter. A new venture in Longtown, The Sweet Shop and More, is spreading […]

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Howdens, Kingstown

They might be part of a nationwide company, but the Kingstown branch of Howdens Joinery like to keep it local. The Kingstown outlet of the UK’s largest kitchen manufacturer, boasts a beautiful showroom, where staff are only too happy to help people find their dream kitchen. As well as a trade outlet, the showroom has […]

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New Peter Tyson Super Store Set For Opening Weekend

Carlisle appliance firm, Peter Tyson have already seen huge success at their new premises on Shaddongate.   The long-standing family business, specialising in audio visual technology and appliances, has been growing steadily over the last 50 years. The first opening evening of their new superstore saw hundreds of shoppers through the door to snap up the latest in cutting-edge […]

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Home is Where The Art is With Ben Heslop

Owning an art gallery, Ben Heslop and his wife Hannah admire beautiful art on a daily basis. But how do they adorn the walls of their Carlisle home? Moving into the town house on Currock Road in December last year, the final carpet has just been put down. As to be expected, the home of […]

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 Step into Wonderland, as Two Local Businesses Team Up to Create Something Magical

This September, a partnership between The Allerdale Court Hotel and interiors and gift boutique, Lily & Co, sees a brand new in-hotel shop open on Market Place. The newly redecorated shop and Tea Room at The Allerdale Court Hotel, which opened on Friday 1 September, is everything Lily & Co is loved for. From the […]

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The Laundry Studio, Workington

Air your dirty laundry at the only in house dry cleaners in west Cumbria. That feeling of despair at the overflowing washing basket, is only too familiar. At The Laundry Studio in Workington, with over 15 years of experience, the friendly team take care of everything, offering an array of dry cleaning, washing, drying, ironing […]

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Pride of Place

A brand new, beautiful gift shop, has pride of place in Whitehaven town centre. Stocking unique gifts and handmade home interiors, Dovetail Emporium opened just over a month ago, on King Street in Whitehaven. The shelves are lined with beautiful gifts, from brands such as Jelly Cat, Rag Tails and Maileg, as well as an […]

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