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Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 13:36 - 0 comment(s)
The Ewanrigg Lantern Festival 2014  - Sat 6t Dec - Sun 7t Dec - Free Family Fun - All Welcome   Join us Sat 6th and Sun 7th 10am onwards for lantern making with artist Ben Gates and a range of festive family workshops at Ewanrigg a Netherton Community Centre  Ewanrigg Boys an Girl Club.  Drop in throughout the weekend.   The parade sets off at 3.45pm on Sunday at Ewanrigg Community Centre to parade around the houses finising at the Boys and Girls Club for... + continue reading
Sunday, November 9, 2014 - 20:22 - 0 comment(s)
Unveiling of Community Roman Mosiac - Wednesday 12th November 4pm on Senhouse Street   Interpretation The mosaic was made using the Roman direct mosaic method where the tesserae are pressed directly into wet mortar, resulting in a slightly uneven surface, which looks rather more ancient than using more modern methods of construction. It was also easier for younger participants to work in this way. The the mosaic is really about Maryport being in contact with the World, and from all the... + continue reading
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 19:27 - 0 comment(s)
Senhouse Roman Museum Winter Lectures   A series of fantastic lectures has been organised by the museum over next comming weeks:   Tuesday 4 November, 7.30pm: Professor David Breeze John Collingwood Bruce: A Victorian polymath Tuesday   11 November, 7.30pm: Lindsay Allason-Jones Team Pride: Tribal affiliations in Roman Britain Tuesday   18 November, 7.30pm: Dr. Rob David In search of Arctic wonders: Cumbria and the Arctic in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries... + continue reading
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 18:26 - 0 comment(s)
Follwing last weeks meeting  to explore the setting up of a carnival group a further meeting will be held at the Lifeboat Inn on Shipping Brow at 7pm on Monday, november 10.
Sunday, October 5, 2014 - 14:22 - 0 comment(s)
With the recent offer of a grant to The Wave Centre, Maryport, the total issue of grants by North & West Cumbria FLAG from the European Fisheries Fund EF Axis 4 has topped £1.4 million pounds. Martin Horne, Business and Area Manager at Carlisle Leisure Limited, a not for profit organisation who run the Wave Centre said: “We are delighted that this grant will assist us in continuing to provide the highest quality leisure experience in Maryport, both to the community and visitors to the... + continue reading