Illustrated Talks:

Why have a talk?

  • it sets the scene for your general visit – enjoy background information before setting out to explore.
  • it enhances particular visits with preparatory information – makes your visits more meaningful.
  • it will enable you to enjoy a particular subject that interests you in greater depth.

Who are our talks for?

  • groups and associations.
  • other organisations.
  • local hotels.

Where are our talks?

  • at a pre-determined venue.
  • at a venue of your choice

Examples of our talks

  • general introductions – a broad view of Cumbria and the Lake District looking at the varied and   interesting aspects that make this area so popular.
  • literary themes – exploring the great literary heritage of Cumbria and the Lake District – these themes   can be general or specific to one character such as William Wordsworth, Arthur Ransome etc.
  • historical themes – looking at the area’s long and fascinating history.
  • landscape themes – in which the story of the region unfolds through its varied and stunning landscape.

Further subjects can be requested

Our talks are professionally delivered and tailor-made for each audience