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.


The Secret Life of Pets 2

The Secret Life of Pets 2 will follow summer 2016’s blockbuster about the lives our pets lead after we leave for work or school each day. Illumination founder and CEO Chris Meledandri and his longtime collaborator Janet Healy will produce the sequel to the comedy that had the best opening ever for an original film, animated or otherwise. The Secret Life of Pets 2 will see the return of writer Brian Lynch (Minions) and once again be directed by Chris…
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Available Dates
39
Next Date
Fri 24 May 2019
Time
6.30pm
Venue
Screen Two
avengers endgame

Avengers: Endgame

See Avengers Endgame here first on our GIANT screen! We're also showing Avengers: Infinity War at 9pm, so you can catch up before watching the finale! Adrift in space with no food or water, Tony Stark sends a message to Pepper Potts as his oxygen supply starts to dwindle. Meanwhile, the remaining Avengers - Thor, Black Widow, Captain America and Bruce Banner - must figure out a way to bring back their vanquished allies for an epic showdown with Thanos…
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Available Dates
8
Next Date
Fri 24 May 2019
Time
7.00pm
Venue
Screen Two

Rocketman

Rocketman is an epic musical fantasy about the incredible human story of Elton John's breakthrough years. The film follows the fantastical journey of transformation from shy piano prodigy Reginald Dwight into international superstar Elton John. This inspirational story - set to Elton John's most beloved songs and performed by star Taron Egerton - tells the universally relatable story of how a small-town boy became one of the most iconic figures in pop culture. Starring Jamie Bell as Elton's long time…
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Available Dates
20
Next Date
Fri 24 May 2019
Time
8.15pm
Venue
Screen One

THREAD: Contemporary Textiles

THREAD: Contemporary Textiles is an exhibition of all forms of textile arts including embroidery, cross stitch, tapestry and more. The exhibition shows how textile art today goes beyond the purely decorative, showing its connections to folk traditions, abstract art, word and activism. The exhibition follows on from our successful exhibition New Quilting, and again shows a surprising and modern look at a traditional craft form. It shows that that these beautiful and intricately crafted objects can hold a much deeper…
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Paw Patrol: Mighty Pups

When a comet strikes earth, the crew head over to see what’s going on. After digging up the sand around the radioactive meteor, the Paw Patrol stumble upon a magical source that will change their lives forever.Having gained super powers from the meteor, Chase, Skye, Rubble, Zuma, Everest, Rocky, and Marshall are all stronger, faster, and more powerful than ever before. And with the world in peril, their new abilities have arrived just in time… The gang are back in…
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Available Dates
11
Next Date
Sat 25 May 2019
Time
10.45am
Venue
Screen Two

Detective Pikachu

Comedy Adventure. Ryan Reynolds stars in the first-ever live-action Pokemon adventure as Pikachu, the iconic face of the global Pokemon phenomenon-one of the world's most popular, multi-generation entertainment properties and the most successful media franchise of all time. The story begins when ace detective Harry Goodman goes mysteriously missing, prompting his 21-year-old son Tim (Justice Smith) to find out what happened. Aiding in the investigation is Harry's former Pokemon partner, Detective Pikachu (Ryan Reynolds): a hilariously wise-cracking, adorable super-sleuth who…
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Available Dates
9
Next Date
Sat 25 May 2019
Time
1.30pm
Venue
Screen Two

Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake

Filmed Live at Sadler’s Wells Theatre, London in 2019 Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake comes to cinemas with a fresh look for the 21st century and is ‘as bold and beautiful as ever’ (★★★★★ Telegraph). This thrilling, audacious and witty production is perhaps still best known for replacing the female corps-de-ballet with a menacing male ensemble, which shattered convention, turned tradition upside down and took the dance world by storm. This ‘spellbinding’ (★★★★★ Independent) re-imagining of the classic New Adventures production…
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Date
Sun 26 May 2019
Time
2.00pm
Venue
Screen Two

An evening with Mark Beaumont – Around the World in 80 Days Presented by Speakers from the Edge

Presented by Speakers from the Edge Around the World in 80 Days - Mark Beaumont set out to make this Victorian fiction a two wheeled reality.  Having smashed the circumnavigation cycling World Record twice in his career, he now holds this 18,000 mile title in a time of 78 days and 14 hours, averaging 240 miles a day.  Over the past decade, Mark’s epic documentaries have taken viewers to over 100 countries, into the Arctic, the high mountains and around…
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Date
Thu 30 May 2019
Time
7.30pm
Venue
Screen One

Mad Science – Mission To Mars Show

Britain has had its first astronaut aboard the International Space Station and it’s time for the children of the North West to give chase! In this show the children will discover what it takes to blast off into space, survive in zero gravity and make it back home safely. Discussing aerodynamics, the effect of gravity and the four forces of flight, you may very well have Britain’s next astronaut beginning their training at Rheged. In true Mad Science style, we…
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Available Dates
2
Next Date
Fri 31 May 2019
Time
11.30am
Venue
Screen Two

Woman At War

To her friends, Halla (Halldóra Geirharõsdóttir) leads a quiet and routine life. But her happy and upbeat exterior hides a secret double life as a committed environmental activist. Known to others only by her alias “The Woman of the Mountain”, she secretly wages a one-woman-war on the local aluminium industry to protect the stunning highland landscape that is under threat. Just as she begins planning her biggest and boldest operation yet, she receives an unexpected letter that will change everything.…
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Available Dates
3
Next Date
Mon 03 June 2019
Time
7.15pm
Venue
Screen One