Learn more about the landscape and heritage through walks, talks and other events. Volunteer to help at events, to carry out surveys or practical conservation tasks. Become a champion for the AONB by raising awareness in your own community and by supporting local projects.
Walks, talks & exhibitions
Whether you have lived in the AONB all your life or are just visiting, why not come along to our walks, talks and exhibitions to discover or learn something new about the wildlife, history and charm of this special landscape.
Most events are free to members of the Landscape Trust, but non-members are welcome for a nominal charge. The full programme of events for 2017, which runs from March to November, is available to download here. Walks book up very quickly, so please plan ahead.
- Secret History of Milnthorpe – Saturday 14 October – Local historian Roger Bingham will take you on a 1 mile ramble around the village.
- Walking the Rails – Sunday 15 October – Stephen Caunce on the history of Arnside railway station and its impact on the growth of Arnside. An easy walk of 1 mile.
- Secret Life of Bees and Jacob’s Join – Thursday 2 November – The “Jacob’s Join” shared meal will begin at 7.15 pm followed at 8.00 pm by a lecture with photographs by Julia Pigott, who has her own bees at Brigsteer. Everyone is welcome to Yealand Village Hall to and enjoy Julia’s presentation about bees in hay and wildflower meadows.
Further details and booking forms, will be available soon.
- Telephone: 01524 761034