What's On?

Here's the complete guide to the "Words by the Water" festival 2009 in Keswick. Venues are the Theatre by the Lake Main House and Studio.

For information of how to get to Keswick and the Theatre by the Lake, please scroll down.

Getting to "Words by the Water" in Keswick

Theatre by the Lake is a five-minute walk from the centre of Keswick- follow the signs for the lake. Allerdale Borough Council's Lakeside Pay and Display Car Park is immediately adjacent to the theatre and currently offers free evening car and coach parking after 7.00pm (please allow plenty of time to park as the car park can become very busy especially during the daytime). Keswick has bus links with Ambleside to the south, Carlisle to the north, Penrith to the east (to main-line trains) and Cockermouth and Workington to the west.

To plan your route from anywhere in the UK, please click here.

While in Keswick...

With its picturesque scenery and rich literary tradition, Keswick lends itself perfectly to the annual hosting of the Words by the Water festival. But there are plenty of other things to do in and around the town which is a tourist destination in its own right.