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We provide a range of services to journalists who would like to find out more about Lake Windermere and Windermere Lake Cruises to support topical news stories and features, including:

  • General facts and figures
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  • Case studies
  • Interview requests
  • Press trips (for commissioned pieces only).

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Latest News

International film crews descend on Windermere

Published: 5th August 2015

Find out how Windermere is becoming a top attraction for international TV and film crews

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New ferry service from Hill of Oaks to Lakeside

Published: 15th July 2015

A new service for summer 2015 connects this busy lodge and caravan site to Lakeside Pier,

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Explore Beatrix Potter country car free with newly extended ‘Cross Lakes Experience’

Published: 28th May 2015
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Explore Beatrix Potter country car free with the Cross Lakes Experience.

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Cumbrian attraction sails away with national tourism award

Published: 24th May 2015

Success at National Coach Awards

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Windermere stalwart steps down after 71 years

Published: 22nd May 2015

After 71 years, Allan Brockbank is stepping down from his day-to-day involvement with Windermere Lake Cruises.

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Lake District’s only dedicated ‘Bike Boat’ to sail on Windermere

Published: 13th April 2015
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Bike Boat returns for the 2015 Summer Season

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Carlisle mum wins competition to have name immortalised on Windermere vessel

Published: 10th March 2015
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Local mum wins our Mum's the Word Competition.

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Mum’s the Word!

Published: 13th February 2015

Competition launched to name new Windermere vessel

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New face joins Windermere Lake Cruises, as company stalwart retires after 30 years

Published: 20th November 2014

One of Windermere Lake Cruises’ most familiar faces retires at the end of this month, almost 30 years to the day since he joined the company.

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Winter makeover for iconic ‘steamer’

Published: 17th November 2014

Windermere’s oldest and most iconic vessel, MV Tern, is undergoing a makeover, as crews from Windermere Lake Cruises don their boiler suits over the winter months.

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