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Summer Reading Challenge launches next week!


This year, with the disruption caused by COVID-19 and the impact of social distancing on schools and public libraries, an all-new digital Summer Reading Challenge is launching from Monday 15 June.  The aim is to keep children reading over the summer and to support parents and carers with children at home. The theme for this

Water primrose Alert!


Water primrose Alert! We need you to report any sightings of this plant. If you think you have found water primrose, ‘check the identification’ then send a photo and location details to: alertnonnative@ceh.ac.uk Water primrose Ludwigia grandiflora is an invasive non-native plant that is invading our ponds, lakes, wetlands, ditches and watercourses. It was introduced

The 14th edition of the Tour of Britain through Cockermouth


The route for the 14th edition of the Tour of Britain has now been confirmed and we are lucky enough to have 2 days in Allerdale. Thursday 6th September 18 – Cockermouth to Whinlatter Pass Team Time Trial Friday 7th September 18 – Barrow-In-Furness to Whinlatter Pass Our aspiration is that the tour will