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Where Will The Lyons Life Take You?

Find out where you can claim special Lyons ownership discount across venues in North Wales & Cumbria… 2021 is the time for us to help make your small world bigger. What better way to help broaden your horizons than creating a list of local recommendations. With last year well and truly behind us, we’re now…

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10 Reasons Why The Coast Is Good For You (And Your Soul!)

Hippocrates coined it “thalassotherapy.” We call it vitamin-sea. Whatever you dub it, it’s not just the beach-air and sunshine. Being near the coast can work wonders on your soul. There’s nothing like that first visit of the year to the beach, is there? The sense of profound freedom you feel when you see the lapping…

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Your Guide To Winter Walking In Wales

Winter is a time for cosying up in front of the fire with your new pyjama set and a cup of hot cocoa, or following up Christmas festivities, right? Wrong. Winter here in Wales offers amateur and keener walkers alike a chance to immerse themselves in crisp, clean air and the beautiful snow-capped mountains. Wherever…

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Lyons Partners With Toybox Appeal To Make Sure North Wales Kids Have A Cracking Christmas

‘Father Christmas Is A Key Worker’…And No Child Should Be Exempt From His List. If this year has taught us anything as a population, it’s that life can sometimes force our hand and put us in situations we never thought we would be in. The real value of kindness, consideration, and not just thinking but…

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The Most Instagrammable Spots in North Wales & Cumbria

Have you ever walked or driven past a landmark, taken a picture, and thought ‘yes, that’s one for Instagram?’ Sharing our love for what’s local has never been so popular – and this has been made ever-easier with the likes of photo-sharing platforms like Instagram and Flickr. Here’s our list of the most beautiful and…

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10 Cutest Ways To Make Your Bonfire Night At Home Explosive

Although it’s upsetting that we can’t marvel at huge bonfires and go on fairground rides with our friends, we know that by staying in our snug houses we’re helping to stop the spread of coronavirus. Huge crowds, having to share your candy floss and toffee apples, and long queues to the hot dog stand? No…

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Half-Term Craft Projects To Keep The Kids Entertained

We know that things are a bit different this year and that having the kids off school for a week or two during October may not feel like it usually does. But there’s still fun to be had at home! This is why we’ve brought to you some brilliant ideas to keep the kids occupied…

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Yummy Halloween Snacks To Make At Home

You’ve got the costume crafted, the decorations are done and dusted…now it’s time for the eerie Halloween snacks that will give you the spooks. As gruesome as these food inspiration ideas may sound, they’re all edible – and rather yummy! These will definitely go down a treat with your little devils and you may even…

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Halloween Decoration Station

Stuck for ideas on how to haunt up your house this Halloween? Don’t fret, we have some spooktacular ideas that will transform your October home into a little den of horrors… 1. Eerie Egg Carton Bats Start saving your egg cartons because we’ll be showing you how to transform these into tiny terrifying pets! Take…

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5 Cumbria Attractions To Add Some Mystery To Your Halloween

Most people think of the Lake District as a picturesque setting of fairy tales and long, breezy walks. But little do they know that this striking place of beauty is one of Britain’s most haunted landscapes. Cumbria’s vast, gothic topography creates an all-round eeriness – especially around Halloween. As we celebrate our favourite scare-fest in…

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