On the week of the Scottish referendum for independence, Carlisle Castle is in Jacobite hands once more.
The hit TV series Outlander is filming in Carlisle according to various news outlets in Cumbria.
Carlisle Castle looks set to play its part in some large event over the next few days as it closes to the general public for three days.
Inscribed with the capital letters W.D.B.S. No1 and featuring an upward facing arrow the origin of this stone, or concrete marker, is initially unclear.
Today was one of those moments when, we spotted this sign proclaiming that Carlisle, A City given that it has a cathedral, has or is, a learning village.
We had heard of some new musical instruments that had appeared in Bitts Park and were eager to try them out, but first we had to get there.
The Irish Gate Bridge in Carlisle was closed this morning with barrier tape and signs preventing access.
How many times can we start a blog entry by saying it is raining again? We make a quick dash today, between the showers, to Bitts Park so that we can get out and stretch our paws. Finding a car parking space was difficult for dad as something must be going on at the nearby […]
To the woods near Carlisle today for our big walk of the week. The Kingmoor Nature Reserve to the north of the City was to be our destination as dad didn’t fancy going to far with rain clouds circling overhead. He thought that at least the trees would provide a bit of cover if it […]
What a busy weekend we have had. We have already mentioned our inspection of the flood defences and the works going on at a nearby garden but we also got involved in a world record attempt. Towards the end of last week we got a message from the Britglyph project who are trying to recreate […]