Cumbria Life Home and Garden Show 2018 – Free talks

*Included in your Cumbria Life Home and Garden Show day ticket is a programme of free talks. See what’s on when below.

Please note that Friday show tickets give you entry to the Friday talks, Saturday show tickets to the Saturday talks and Sunday tickets to the Sunday talks.


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A Dog’s Way Home (PG)

A Dog’s Way Home chronicles the heart-warming adventure of Bella, a dog who embarks on an epic 400-mile journey home after she is separated from her beloved human. Buy Cinema, theatre or live streaming tickets and receive 15% off food at any of our cafes (Main Café, Pod, Taste Café) Excludes drinks. Only applies to freshly prepared food, does not apply to deli counters. Valid until 31 March 2019. Offer may be renewed so check back at Rheged.com as promotion…
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Available Dates
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Next Date
Thu 21 February 2019
Time
4.00pm
Venue
Screen Two
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Lego Movie 2 – The Second Part (U)

This half term at Rheged… The much-anticipated sequel to the critically acclaimed, global box office phenomenon that started it all, The LEGO® Movie 2, reunites the heroes of Bricksburg in an all new action-packed adventure to save their beloved city. It’s been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are facing a huge new threat: LEGO DUPLO® invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than they can rebuild. The battle to defeat them and restore harmony to the…
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Available Dates
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Next Date
Thu 21 February 2019
Time
4.30pm
Venue
Screen One
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A Private War

In a world where journalism is under attack, Marie Colvin (Rosamund Pike) is an utterly fearless and rebellious spirit, driven to the frontlines of conflicts across the globe to give voice to the voiceless, while constantly testing the limits between bravery and bravado. After being hit by a grenade in Sri Lanka, she wears a distinctive eye patch and is still as comfortable sipping martinis with London's elite as she is confronting dictators. Colvin sacrifices loving relationships, and over time,…
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Date
Thu 21 February 2019
Time
7.30pm
Venue
Screen One
'Comics: Explore and Create Comic Art'

Comics: Explore and Create Comic Art

‘Comics: Explore and Create Comic Art’ from Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children’s Books, explores how comic books are created by giving visitors the opportunity to explore each step in the creative process. Through Character, Setting, Plot, Style and Special Powers, comic book fans of all ages will be immersed in the in the stimulating and imaginative world of children’s comics, surrounded by interactive activities, playful props and unique, original materials. See Desperate Dan and Dennis the Menace as…
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Dates
Friday 15 February - Monday 22 April 2019
Opening times
10am-5pm every day
Tickets
£3.50, children aged 4 and under go free
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BOOK TICKETS – Comics: Explore and Create Comic Art

"Comics: Explore and Create Comic Art" from Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children’s Books, explores how comic books are created by giving visitors the opportunity to explore each step in the creative process. Through Character, Setting, Plot, Style and Special Powers, comic book fans of all ages will be immersed in the in the stimulating and imaginative world of children’s comics, surrounded by interactive activities, playful props and unique, original materials. See Desperate Dan and Dennis the Menace as…
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Available Dates
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Next Date
Fri 22 February 2019
Time
10.00am
Venue
The Gallery
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The Selfish Giant from Tessa Bide and Soap Soup productions

Inspired by the touching children’s story ‘The Selfish Giant’ by Oscar Wilde, Bristol's two leading family theatre experts are combining forces to explore an unusual friendship, and how even the grumpiest giant’s heart can melt when Spring finally comes. Grinter is a giant. She lives happily alone in her huge cold house, surrounded by her huge snowy gardens, enclosed by her high, frost-covered walls. She shuts out the world, because long ago, the world shut her out, and so she…
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Available Dates
2
Next Date
Fri 22 February 2019
Time
11.30am
Venue
Screen Two
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Boy Erased

Boy Erased tells the story of Jared (Hedges), the son of a Baptist pastor in a small American town, who is outed to his parents (Kidman and Crowe) at age 19. Jared is faced with an ultimatum: attend a conversion therapy program – or be permanently exiled and shunned by his family, friends, and faith. Boy Erased is the true story of one young man’s struggle to find himself while being forced to question every aspect of his identity. Starring…
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6
Next Date
Fri 22 February 2019
Time
7.30pm
Venue
Screen Two
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Green Book

Set in America in 1962, Green Book tells the heart-warming true story of Tony Lip (Viggo Mortensen), a working-class Italian-American bouncer who takes on a job as a chauffeur for Dr. Don Shirley (Mahershala Ali), a world-class Black pianist. The mismatched pair embark on a two-month tour of concert venues in the racially charged deep south and discover they’re on the road to a meaningful and unique friendship. Starring Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali and Linda Cardellini. Buy Cinema, theatre or…
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Available Dates
7
Next Date
Fri 22 February 2019
Time
7.30pm
Venue
Screen One
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How To Train Your Dragon: Hidden World

From DreamWorks Animation comes a surprising tale about growing up, finding the courage to face the unknown…and how nothing can ever train you to let go. What began as an unlikely friendship between an adolescent Viking and a fearsome Night Fury dragon has become an epic adventure spanning their lives. Welcome to the most astonishing chapter of one of the most beloved animations in film history: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World. Now chief and ruler of Berk…
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Available Dates
2
Next Date
Sat 23 February 2019
Time
1.45pm
Venue
Screen Two
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The Royal Ballet Live: Don Quixote

Cervantes’s story of the bumbling knight Don Quixote has inspired countless artistic interpretations. Marius Petipa choreographed this sparkling ballet about the encounters of the man from La Mancha and his faithful squire Sancho Panza. At its heart are virtuoso roles for the lovers Basilio and Kitri. Carlos Acosta chose this joyful classic for his first production for The Royal Ballet. His vibrant staging brings together the whole Company in such roles as exuberant villagers, passionate gypsies and even fantasy flowers.…
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Date
Sun 24 February 2019
Time
2.00pm
Venue
Screen One