Cumbria Life Home and Garden Show 2018

Cumbria Life Home and Garden Show 2018

Home and Garden Show

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The Cumbria Life Home & Garden Show has quickly established itself as the finest Northern Home and Garden Show of the year, with stands from over 80 exhibitors.

The weekend includes 15 talks and demonstrations from leading regional experts, included in your show ticket. Highlights include ‘Fireworks among the foliage’ with Tom Attwood of Halecat Nursery, Witherslack, ‘Retrofitting a Traditional Home’ with Rod Hughes of 2030 Architects, Penrith, and ‘The Productive Garden’ with Charles Munro, Head Gardener of Forest Side, Grasmere. Click here for the full line up included in your ticket.

Buy your fast track tickets online – skip the main ticket queue – simply show your e-ticket at the main desk when you arrive for your show wristband.

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For those who want to get more in depth knowledge or hands on experience, a selection of the North’s best makers and designers are running a series of 15 different masterclasses over the weekend, which are ticketed separately. Scroll down for the full line up.

Cumbria is well known for its Arts and Crafts heritage, beautiful houses and gardens as well as garden designers with a national reputation. The show celebrates design, craftsmanship and innovation from across the north of England and Southern Scotland.

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Interior designer Maureen Whitemore of Whitemore and Thwaytes and Garden Designer Liz Newport from Buzy Lizzie Garden Design started this show with Rheged in 2014.

They continue to curate the Home & Garden Show to ensure it reflects the best in design and craftsmanship from across the region and beyond and brings together an exciting and complementary range of over 80 exhibitors.

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“We loved the variety of exhibitors and spent a long time talking to owners. We were not short of ideas when we left. As a direct result of the show we bought goods and services from several exhibitors and have been more than happy with the quality and expertise on offer.” Visitor Feedback from 2017 Show. 

The Cumbria Life Home and Garden Show 2018 is sponsored by

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Find out more about our sponsors here.

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Bought your day ticket? Book onto one of our hands on masterclasses below;

DATES
Friday 16 - Sunday 18 March 2018
TIMES AND TICKETS
Friday-Saturday 9am-5pm | Sunday 9am-4pm | Tickets £6 per person | Children under 16 go free | Masterclass tickets £20 per person
Included in your ticket
Access to over 80 stands | Free talks and demonstrations in the lecture theatre | Show catalogue | Free park & ride from Penrith Auction Mart
RHEGED PARK AND RIDE SERVICE
Direct service between PFK Auction Mart and Rheged every 15 minutes on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. First bus leaves the Auction Mart at 8am, last bus leaves Rheged at 6:30pm.
ELSEWHERE IN PENRITH
There's lots happening locally the weekend of the Home and Garden Show! Nearby Dalemain Mansion are hosting their world famous 'The World's Original Marmalade Awards' , and Penrith Town Centre is 'Going Orange' for the weekend with a series of marmalade related events. Why not make a weekend of it! Additional bus services are being provided for these events, more information below. These buses are operated on a first come, first served basis. Please note the last bus times and ensure you are able to return to your original destination!
Orange Express Bus
These buses will operate on a loop, and will stop at Penrith, Rheged Centre, and Dalemain every half hour on Saturday, and every hour on Sunday. First bus leaves Penrith at 9am, last bus leaves Dalemain 4pm
Dalemain Shuttle Bus
This service will provide a direct link between PFK Auction Mart and Dalemain every 15 minutes on Saturday and Sunday. First bus leaves the Auction Mart at 9:30am, last bus leaves Dalemain at 4pm
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Watch the World Cup at Rheged!

Cheer on England with the family in our second cinema screen for this summer’s Football World Cup, for free. Our Café serves food until 8.15pm so before the evening matches, why not make a night of it and enjoy some food. Alternatively, we will be serving a delicious hog roast and hot dogs from our pop up kitchen, which can be taken into the cinema with you, along with drinks from the bar. Monday 18 June at 7pm England v…
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Mon 18 June 2018
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7.00pm
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‘Slung’

WED 10 JANUARY 2018 - FRI 14 SEPT // Experience an artwork that is a breath of fresh air at Rheged. A signature installation in Lakes Ignite 2018, ‘Slung’ is a huge, vibrant and colourful commissioned artwork by acclaimed artist Michael Shaw. Created from ripstop fabric often used in parachutes and hot air balloons, it is suspended in the heart of Rheged. ‘Slung’ resembles a pair of lungs appearing to breathe the fresh air of the rich open countryside, a…
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Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (12A)

IN Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom , it’s been four years since theme park and luxury resort Jurassic World was destroyed by dinosaurs. Isla Nublar now sits abandoned by humans while the surviving dinosaurs fend for themselves in the jungles. When the island’s dormant volcano begins roaring to life, Owen (Chris Pratt) and Claire (Bryce Dallas Howard) mount a campaign to rescue the remaining dinosaurs. With all of the wonder, adventure and thrills synonymous with one of the most popular and…
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Mon 18 June 2018
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5.00pm
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Big Screen
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The BFG

Ten-year-old Sophie is in for the adventure of a lifetime when she meets the Big Friendly Giant. As their friendship grows, Sophie's presence attracts the unwanted attention of Bloodbottler, Fleshlumpeater and other giants. After traveling to London, Sophie and the BFG must convince Queen Elizabeth to help them get rid of all the bad giants once and for all. Book a joint Film & Exhibition ticket and save! We’re accompanying the Roald Dahl's Wondrous World exhibition in our gallery with…
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Next Date
Tue 19 June 2018
Time
10.30am
Venue
Theatre Screen
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Fantastic Mr.Fox

This is the story of Mr. Fox and his wild-ways of hen heckling, turkey taking and cider sipping, nocturnal, instinctive adventures. He has to put his wild days behind him and do what fathers do best: be responsible. He is too rebellious. He is too wild. He is going to try "just one more raid" on the three nastiest, meanest farmers that are Boggis, Bunce and Bean Book a joint Film & Exhibition ticket and save! We’re accompanying the Roald…
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Tue 19 June 2018
Time
12.45pm
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Theatre Screen
On Chesil Beach

On Chesil Beach

Ian McEwan's adaptation of his novel, On Chesil Beach, directed by Dominic Cooke, is an emotionally charged exploration of love, sex and marriage, featuring superb performances by Lady Bird star Saoirse Ronan and Billy Howle (Dunkirk). It is summer 1962, and England has yet to undergo the social changes that ushered in a new morality synonymous with the Swinging Sixies and Beatlemania. Florence and Edward are just married and honeymooning on the dramatic coastline of Chesil Beach in Dorset. In…
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Fri 22 June 2018
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2.15pm
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Big Screen
Solo A Star Wars Story

SOLO A Star Wars Story (12A)

Board the Millennium Falcon and journey to a galaxy far, far away in 'SOLO A Star Wars Story,' an adventure with the most beloved scoundrel in the galaxy. Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his mighty future co-pilot Chewbacca and encounters the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian, in a journey that will set the course of one of the Star Wars saga's most unlikely heroes. Stop for a bite to…
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Fri 22 June 2018
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5.15pm
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Big Screen
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Book Club

Starring Academy Award Winners Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda and Mary Steen Bergen, four lifelong friends have their lives forever changed after reading 50 Shades of Grey in their monthly book club.
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Fri 22 June 2018
Time
7.45pm
Venue
Big Screen
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Phoenix Lakeland Wargames Exhibition

As Cumbria’s only dedicated wargames show, this event brings together wargaming traders from all over the country along with gaming events, display games and participation games. This year’s tournaments include ‘Blood Bowl’ and ‘Magic The Gathering’, to name just a few. Plenty to see, do and buy for all ages!  
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Sat 23 June 2018
Time
10.00am
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Mary & The Witch’s Flower

Bored and lonely during a summer holiday, Mary follows an odd cat into the nearby woods where she stumbles upon a flower and then a little broomstick. Together the flower and broomstick whisk her above the clouds, far away to Endor College – a school of magic! Soon she confronts great danger, and a test of her resolve.
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Sat 23 June 2018
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11.00am
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Big Screen