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Latest News

Unique partnership of local businesses bring back ‘FreeRider’ for summer holidays

Published: 25th July 2014

Catch a virtually free bus to some great South Lakeland attractions

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‘Celebration of Cycling’ event brings two-wheeled holiday fun for families

Published: 16th July 2014

'On your bike' for a fun-filled family day of cycling.

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First ever daily services to new Windermere jetty

Published: 15th July 2014

Windermere’s new floating jetty will welcome its first ever daily services this Saturday 19 July, as the lake’s ‘Bike Boat’ goes daily for the school summer holidays.

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Set sail on a ‘Discovery Cruise’ this summer with a National Park Ranger

Published: 14th July 2014

Discover the wildlife of Windermere from on board a 'steamer'.

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Great North Swim 2014 - Important travel information

Published: 5th June 2014

Travel information for Great North Swim 2014

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Major recruitment drive at leading tourist attraction

Published: 28th February 2014

A major recruitment drive has got underway at Windermere Lake Cruises, with around 75 jobs on offer ahead of the 2014 peak summer holiday season.

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New push to attract Chinese and Japanese visitors to the Lakes

Published: 21st February 2014

Attracting new Chinese and Japanese visitors will be the top of the agenda this month, when Windermere Lake Cruises heads to Wembley Stadium for what is now the largest ever business-to-business tourism event promoting Britain internationally.

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Popular visitor attractions join together to offer special deal for locals

Published: 12th February 2014

Local people travelling on Windermere Lake Cruises can now discover an incredible underwater world for less, after the Lakes Aquarium joined one of Cumbria’s most popular residents’ discount schemes.

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