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GOING CUMBERGROUND - The map of the great of Cumbria

GOING CUMBERGROUND - The map of the great of Cumbria

Cumbria has not only produced so many talented people, it’s also been a magnet for many famous people from the arts who made this beautiful part of the world their home. Don’t be fooled into thinking it’s simply about The Lake District – there’s plenty more of Cumbria besides and locations such as Carlisle, Kendal, Barrow, Cockermouth and Ulverston provide so many famous names – and by that we mean world famous, perhaps none more so than the great Stan Laurel, born Stanley Jefferson in Argyle Street, Ulverston.   So we, The Northern Line, decided to celebrate the celebrities of Cumbria...

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Cycling Climbs - 11 iconic ascent posters you can personalise

Cycling Climbs - 11 iconic ascent posters you can personalise

‘The Climbs’ is a first phase family of 11 posters celebrating some the iconic cycling routes in Europe. Each poster has been given a stylised graphic treatment and customers can personalise each poster with recordings of their own individual ascent.

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The Rush for Lush Designs

The Rush for Lush Designs

One of the brands we delight in stocking at our Ulverston shop and online is the unique range produced by Lush Designs based in Greenwich and producing a wide variety of lighting, kitchenware, tableware and general interiors. It’s an eclectic mix of humour and imagination to produce a stunning range that really brings character to a household. If the world were a doodle and full of interesting folk and animals in complimentary colours it would look a lot like a Lush design! The business is the brainchild of Marie Rodgers and Maria Livings who first met at Maidstone Art College....

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Get Patched up in the Lake District!

Get Patched up in the Lake District!

One of the nicest ways to record a hike and save as a record of your exploits is with a beautifully designed and crafted hiking patch from local business Conquer Lake District which we stock in our Ulverston and Windermere shops.

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Bags from Barca with an ethical twist

Bags from Barca with an ethical twist

When style meets substance and pragmatism you get something like these amazing bags from Barcelona based company Soruka.

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