Category: November 2017

ONE TO WATCH: Imogen Longcake

The 17-year-old helped her team in Carlisle win the county cup before moving on to follow her footballing dreams, writes Eleanor Jary

Emma Vasquez

The Carlisle 23-year-old quit her job to train as a yoga teacher. Now she has her own business, but if she had a million pounds, she’d give it back…

Family ties

Four generations of the Blaylock family are benefiting from the expertise of Lee Watson and the team at O’Reilly Wealth Management.

The People’s Dig

A call for volunteers to help experts uncover Carlisle’s Roman past saw ordinary people finding the stuff of archaeologist’s dreams, writes Eleanor Jary

Something blue

Luxury Carlisle aparthotel The Halston this month rolls out its latest venture, the restaurant Penny Blue.

RECIPE: Crispy Guineafowl

November’s recipe Crispy Guineafowl with Bubble and Squeak with Bacon Lardoons and Cranberry Redcurrant Sauce. By Lynette Mair and Jimmy Little at The Sally, Irthington

North Korea is lovely this time of year

Mike Lee is the owner of Palace Cycles in Carlisle, yet his love affair with travel has taken him to some of the world’s most inaccessible, dangerous, and fascinating places.


A tiny cottage in the northern fells has been transformed into a luxury holiday cottage thanks to the skills of local couple, Debbie and Paul Bainbridge