Scafell Pike: Man's body found in hunt for missing Lake District walker Dawid Kancyr
Missing walker Dawid Kancyr was last seen at the foot of mountain Scafell Pike. Rex Features. Rescuers hunting for a walker who went missing near to the foot of the highest mountain in England have found a body. Dawid Kancyr, 28, a Polish national who ...
Police voice concerns for missing Lake District walker Dawid Kancyr
Missing Lakes walker Dawid Kancyr: Rescuers find man's body
Scafell Pike: Body found during search for missing Polish amateur mountaineer
The Ullswater Way: all-weather exploration in the Lake District
The Lake District is now a Unesco world heritage site, considered as important in the human experience as Machu Picchu, Angkor Wat and the Taj Mahal. Anyone who snatches even a few glimpses of its beauty will understand why – it is home to large, ...
Lake District: Enjoy an escape to the country and the Great Lakes
Oakbank, below, was also the ideal base to explore the area as we could reach many of the Lake District's big attractions on foot. This is walking country after all, and although there are car parks near all the lakes, they fill up quite quickly. We ...
Cragwood Country House Hotel
Midway between two of the Lake District's most popular towns – Windermere and Ambleside – on the main A591 north/south route through the region, and on the shores of Windermere Lake. It's close to the honeypots without being in the tourist hustle.
Inn on the Square Hotel
If you can't be near the lake (Derwentwater) in Keswick, the next best position is the Market Square, where this hotel holds court. Everything is walkable – shops, pubs, Pencil Museum, riverside walks – with the lake and lakeside theatre a pleasant 10 ...