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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‘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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Sherlock Gnomes

Sherlock Gnomes

Gnomeo and Juliet are back for an epic adventure! After a string of garden gnome disappearances in London, Gnomeo & Juliet look to legendary detective Sherlock Gnomes to solve the case of their missing friends and family. See the awesome Sherlock Gnomes on Rheged’s huge screen this May half term, wear your best gnome hat (grownups too!) and don’t forget to colour in your favourite gnome at our cool gnome-tivity station.
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Available Dates
9
Next Date
Sun 27 May 2018
Time
1.00pm
Venue
Cinema
Claude Monet 600

I, CLAUDE MONET

After premiering in Season 4 of EXHIBITION ON SCREEN, I, Claude Monet is back by popular demand, revealing the heart and soul of arguably the world’s most loved artist. Monet’s life is a gripping tale about a man who, behind his sun-dazzled canvases, suffered from feelings of depression, loneliness, even suicide. However, as his art developed and his love of gardening led to the glories of his Giverny garden, his humour, insight and love of life are revealed. Told through…
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Date
Sun 27 May 2018
Time
2.00pm
Venue
Lecture Theatre
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Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella 12A

Plus Live Q&A with choreographer Matthew Bourne (recorded at Sadler’s Wells, London in 2017) Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella is a thrilling and evocative love story set in London during the Second World War. The internationally acclaimed choreographer’s interpretation of the classic fairy tale has, at its heart, a true war-time romance. A chance meeting results in a magical night for Cinderella and her dashing young RAF pilot, together just long enough to fall in love before being parted by the horrors…
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Date
Sun 27 May 2018
Time
4.00pm
Venue
Cinema
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Black Panther (12A)

Whether it is your first or third time – Black Panther is not to be missed on Rheged’s huge cinema screen. After the death of his father, T'Challa returns home to the African nation of Wakanda to take his rightful place as king. When a powerful enemy suddenly reappears, T'Challa's mettle as king -- and as Black Panther -- gets tested when he's drawn into a conflict that puts the fate of Wakanda and the entire world at risk. Faced…
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Available Dates
5
Next Date
Sun 27 May 2018
Time
7.15pm
Venue
Cinema
Peter Rabbit film

Peter Rabbit (PG)

Join us for a Peter Rabbit Extravaganza this Spring! The new Peter Rabbit film is coming to our huge cinema from Friday 16 March! Take some time to watch the movie and visit our amazing Peter Rabbit exhibition where you can learn more about Peter Rabbit and the brains behind his creation, Beatrix Potter. Joint exhibition and film ticket with be on sale soon which means you can choose to watch the film at a scheduled time and visit the…
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Peter Rabbit

Peter Rabbit™ Mischief and Mayhem

WED 28 FEBRUARY 2018 – SUN 03 JUNE // Bunnies will be bouncing all over our Gallery, as Cumbria’s most famous literary character Peter Rabbit jumps right off the page in this interactive exhibition about Beatrix Potter’s first creation. This exhibition tells the story of the creation of Peter Rabbit and includes original artworks and manuscripts which are rarely exhibited. It also reveals a fresh insight into the innovative way Beatrix Potter developed Peter Rabbit toys and games. Children can play…
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OPENING TIMES
10am - 5pm
TICKETS
Admission is £3.50 per person. Children aged 2 and under go free.
DATES
Wednesday 28 February 2018 – Sunday 3 June 2018
BOOKINGS
Tickets on the day must be booked in person at the Box Office or on 01768 868000. Online booking for advance tickets only.
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EXHIBITION TICKETS

Tickets on the day must be booked in person at the Box Office or on 01768 868000 - Online booking advance tickets only. Please note that at weekends and school holidays the Gallery can be particularly busy between 11am and 2pm. At busy times it may be necessary to wait a short while before entering the exhibition. Your ticket is valid for the whole day, so you can break up your visit to see a film, or have lunch. Last…
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Available Dates
7
Next Date
Mon 28 May 2018
Time
10.00am
Venue
The Gallery
Peter Rabbit film

Peter Rabbit Film/Film & Exhibition Tickets

Join us for a Peter Rabbit Extravaganza this Spring with the new Peter Rabbit film, starring James Corden, Domhnall Gleeson and Margot Robbie. Coming to our huge cinema every day from 16 March – 3 June. In this new Peter Rabbit Film, Peter Rabbit and his three sisters -- Flopsy, Mopsy and Cotton-Tail -- enjoy spending their days in Mr. McGregor's vegetable garden. When one of McGregor's relatives suddenly moves in, he's less than thrilled to discover a family of…
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Available Dates
7
Next Date
Mon 28 May 2018
Time
1.00pm
Venue
Cinema
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Edie (12A)

Beautifully shot landscapes and a sincere story which follows Edith Moore (Edie), a bitter, gruff woman in her eighties. In the months following her husband George’s death, Edie’s strained relationship with her daughter Nancy begins to worsen. The question over Edie’s future looms large; while Edie tries hard to convince Nancy she can manage fine by herself, Nancy is making plans for her mother to move to a retirement home. Edie feels like it is the beginning of the end.…
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Available Dates
6
Next Date
Mon 28 May 2018
Time
5.00pm
Venue
Cinema