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Latest News

Are these the most travelled sheep in the Lake District?

Published: 5th September 2016

Go Herdwick sheep sculptures sail staggering 10,000 miles

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Windermere Lake Cruises named as one of England’s most visited tourist attractions

Published: 13th August 2016

New figures show that we are one of the biggest paid for attractions in the UK

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Windermere Lake Cruises lends a hand in a new movie celebrating Beatrix Potter's life.

Published: 21st July 2016

A number of local businesses produce a movie to celebrate 150 years of Beatrix Potter

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Lake District’s only ‘Bike Boat’ gears up for summer holidays

Published: 20th July 2016

Bike Boat is back this Summer.

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25,000 people sign up for free Resident Passes

Published: 12th July 2016

We celebrate our 25,000th Local Resident Card customer by treating them to a free Summer Evening Buffet Cruise.

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Day of celebrations planned to mark iconic steamer’s 125th birthday

Published: 9th June 2016

Our most iconic steamer celebrates 125 years on Windermere

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Cumbria hosts 70th Anniversary Baton Relay

Published: 28th April 2016

Steamer MV Tern carries precious cargo from Bowness on its nationwide journey

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Colourful sheep sculptures set sail on Windermere

Published: 1st March 2016

Windermere lake Cruises joins this exciting Herdwick Sheep project for Calvert Trust

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Campaign urges Cumbria to #VoteCumbriaRob

Published: 9th February 2016

Lake District boatman hits campaign trail in ‘Tourism Superstar’ competition

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Traditional Boats for Sale

Published: 4th February 2016

Own an iconic Windermere wooden boat

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