Thursday, 08 October 2015

Top five things to do in Cumbria this week

Visiting Cumbria or looking for things to do in the county this week? Here is our roundup of five events that are not to be missed...


1. STEPHEN K AMOS, BREWERY ARTS CENTRE, KENDAL - Fresh from the Edinburgh Festival, Amos is hitting the road with a brand new show for 2013.Expect an evening of fun, warmth, big laughs and audience interaction from the master of feel-good comedy this Friday.For more information visit -

2. IMPOSSIBLE GENTLEMEN, ZEFFIRELLIS, AMBLESIDE - Visit Zeffirellis on Friday for a spectacular evening's music from a true international jazz supergroup. For more information visit -

3. JASON AND THE AGRONAUTS, THE FORUM, BARROW - Jason is an ordinary human in a world bursting with gods, monsters and superheroes. Assembling a team of mighty Argonauts, he takes the fabulous ship Argo on the ultimate adventure the quest for the Golden Fleece. For more information visit -

4. SHOWADDYWADDY, THE SANDS CENTRE, CARLISLE - Formed in the 1970s in Leicester from several local bands, Showaddywaddy have sold more than 20 million records and have toured the world. Their live show, which comes to Carlisle this Friday, is dynamic and uplifting featuring all of their biggest hits, including 'Under The Moon of Love', 'Three Steps to Heaven', 'Hey Rock & Roll', 'When', 'Blue Moon', 'Pretty Little Angel Eyes' and many, many more. For more information visit -

5.LAKES INTERNATIONAL COMIC ART FESTIVAL, KENDAL - Enjoy expert talks, live drawing events, workshops, films, exhibitions and a kids’ zone at the first Lakes International Comic Art Festival this weekend. For more information visit -


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