News and Reports

WESTMORLAND SHOW

Westmorland County Show 14 Sept 2017 A Golden Day dawned for the select band** of Cumbria wallers dedicated to displaying our skills and products to an astounded world. Much hard work by volunteer members had already been exp
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PRESTON PATRICK Church Wall

Mission accomplished! (see Gallery for photos) members meet 2+3 Sept ’17 Sunday weather held out until about 3.00 and we’d completed the parapet wall before afternoon tea. After tea, we cammed the whole wall in dr
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LITTLE HOAD, Ulverston

LITTLE HOAD, ULVERSTON 12 -13 August (Photos in Gallery) Tony Breakell (at present walking over the Canadian Rockies) reports a very successful Members’ Practice Meeting at Ulverston. The Ulverston & District Civic Societ
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KNOTT HALL FARM weekend

Knott Hall Farm : Members’ Meet 17 & 18 June 2017 For our 5th branch meet of the year, the intrepid wallers from Cumbria Branch tackled walling in the Lune gorge.  We were working on a steep (OK steepish!) hillside high a
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CROOKLANDS WALLATHON

The March Wallathon at Crooklands rustled up around 34 members over the three days. Many members did apologise for not attending practice meetings for the usual reasons (family, holidays etc) but it is sometimes a bit embarra
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WHINNEY HILL & WARTON CRAG

February saw us at BTRC at Whinney Hill with only five members completing 2 repairs (after a false start on the wrong wall!), and April brought a return visit to the Lancaster Wildlife Trust (LWT) site at Warton Crag, which w
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RATTY REVISITED!

Our hard-working Venue Co-ordinator writes:- A return visit to The Green station walling project on the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Back in April 2014, an enthusiastic team of  Cumbria Branch wallers trekked  across the
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