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Christmas Speciality Evening 2016

This is our annual Christmas Speciality meal themed evening. This year on Saturday 17th December. Its always very popular so booking is essential but its always worth checking out late availability. Cost is £26.40 for 3 courses plus coffee. Just to set the taste buds alight here is the menu! Mmmm… A Meze of starters including…

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Christmas Holidays/Opening times

We will be closed from 23rd – 26th December inclusive opening again on the 27th December. Usual opening hours 7 days a week 9am – 5pm except New Years Day when we will be opening at 10am

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Apple Day 2015! Sat 26th Sept 11am-4pm

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Skyrides – Free guided bike rides

The ride from Staveley is this coming Sunday, 30thAugust, starting at 11.00am outside Wilf’s with bike hire available from Wheelbase The Grasmere Trail ride on Sunday 13thSeptember combines a very scenic ride away from busy roads with an opportunity to find out more about the Lake District’s bid to become…

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New Artists at the Café

We have a couple of new artists exhibiting at the Café…… Downstairs Kate Lloyd Philipps is showing some quirky “maps” of local areas, framed & just prints – Well priced for Christmas prezzies! She also has some original animal drawings  – all selling well. Upstairs we have Nicholas Leigh’s Lake…

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Slide & Supper Series

* February 13th – Simon Yates – “The Wild Within” * February 20th – Heather Dawe – “A personal obsession with the mountains” * March 6th – Sandra Scott/Justin Tracey – “Beyond the Clouds – Taking on the Joss Naylor Challenge at 68” * March 20th – Steve Chilton – “Its a hill, get over it” Fellrunning’s history…

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Best Sports Venue for Vegetarians

Nominated for Vegetarian Society’s award for the Best Sports Venue for Vegetarians Veggie chilli, our biggest event seller, gets recognition! We have stuck to our guns in the belief that a predominantly vegetarian menu at the events we cater for provides excellent energy giving and recuperative properties. Our veggie chilli…

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Dove Cottage Opening Times

Will be reopening on Friday 1st February at 9.30am

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Our New Cafe

OUR NEW CAFE!  at Dove Cottage, Grasmere BREAKING NEWS! We have opened a Cafe next to Dove Cottage, Grasmere!  We’re very excited! Open 9.30am – 5pm 7 days a week Lots of parking Why pay more in Grasmere village?! We are now a charge point for the Electric Bike Network don’t be…

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Staveley Apple Day

Saturday 15th October FREE family fun – 11am – 4pm The 2nd Apple day, outside Wilf’s Cafe A GREAT day planned with : The Community Apple Press – Bring your spare apples or windfalls (max. 2 buckets per family, thats small buckets not like the chap below!) AND your bottles…

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