Author: Burleigh Mead

This part of the country has very old origins indeed. Most locals will have visited the beautiful stone circle at Castlerigg and felt the presence of their ancestors, mysterious as their intentions may have been. Three axe heads found in the circle are thought to...

Now that the warmer weather is kicking in the calendar is filling up with lots of fun things to do! Here are some great Keswick events happening in May: 6th May - Keswick Half Marathon: The Keswick Half Marathon is said to be one of the most...

Burleigh Mead is ideally placed for many beautiful walks, from a beginner’s amble to a proper hike and scramble (does that rhyme?!) We’ve collected five of our favourite Lake Districts walks - three of them are on our doorstep. Click the walk name for more...

When you bring your family to Burleigh Mead B&B you can be sure of a warm welcome and plenty of suggestions of things to do in and around Keswick with older kids! To get a good feel of the town we suggest you start with the...