How good it is to be back in the Eden Valley after a week in Brussels. A string of lectures, project supervision and a panel debate with Euro-officials and politicians were hard work but very enjoyable, especially the days spent with a group of twentyfive wonderful 20-25 year old students from countries all over Europe. [...]
Kirkby Stephen in the Upper Eden Valley, Cumbria
Kirkby Stephen, Brough and Appleby are the towns of the upper Eden Valley in Cumbria, close to the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales national parks, and to the North Pennines AONB. We may later have a page specifically about Kirkby Stephen but meanwhile, here are some relevant items from the Around-England blog describing aspects of the area.