A hardy Herdwick sheep on Wrynose Pass, Cumbria

‘Suntans, Zebras and Herdwick Sheep’ Dr Ann Lackie’s illustrated talk on Thursday, 7th November

Have you ever wondered how genetics produces such amazing diversity? Here’s our chance to find out more about how genes work, and support the MMVI. ‘Suntans, Zebras and Herdwick Sheep’:  Dr Ann Lackie will be presenting an illustrated talk on Thursday, 7th November 2013 at 7.30pm in Maulds Meaburn Village Institute.  Dr Lackie will use…

Dalebanks Beck at High Dalebanks

TATA Steel Hold Shap Quarry Consultation At Crosby Ravensworth Village Hall

On Tuesday, 30th of September, TATA Steel representatives Chris Queen (Shapfell Manager) and Alastair Dunn (Quarry Manager) welcomed local residents to  Crosby Ravensworth Village Hall for a public consultation on the firm’s plans for further limestone extraction from Shap Fell Quarry and to hear opinions, exchange information and answer questions from local residents. The quarry has has…