• Hay-Day Walks

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    Discover more about Cumbria's upland hay meadows and the work being done to restore them on the Hay-Day walks.

    Hay-Day Walks

  • Protecting Wildlife For The Future

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    Help Cumbria Wildlife Trust conserve the wildlife and wild places of Cumbria for the future.

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Geoff Horne

Born in 1936 in the Raffles area of Carlisle Geoff’s interest in birds started when he was seven. With friends he would cycle to Brough Marsh to look for curlew, lapwing and skylark nests.

George Hutton

George ‘Geordie’ Hutton was born in 1934 at Hall House farm in Bassenthwaite.  In 1947 the family moved to Setmabanning Farm in Threlkeld and he and his family have farmed at Setmabanning ever since.    Geordie’s memories begin when farms were in many ways very different – smaller, with less stock and more workers, and no mechanisation and no artificial manure.

Guy Greenwood

Guy Greenwood was born in South Africa, his family originated in the Kendal area dating back to the 1500s. His father was a clergyman and having emigrated in 1920, returned to the UK in 1930.