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X-Men Apocalypse - this week's film *

Posted on - 02 November 2016 / 2

Film Screening Saturday 5th November at 8.30pm
“Now a BFI Neighbourhood Cinema”:http://www.bfi.org.uk/neighbourhoodcinema/thorney-how

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X-men: Apocalypse (2016) 12A | 2h 24min

This film event is free – recommended donation to Mountain Rescue £2

Director: Bryan Singer

Starring: James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

After the re-emergence of the world’s first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan.


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Interstellar - this week's film

Posted on - 21 October 2016 / 2

Film Screening Saturday 22nd October at 8.45pm
“Now a BFI Neighbourhood Cinema”:http://www.bfi.org.uk/neighbourhoodcinema/thorney-how

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interstellar (2014) PG-13 | 2h 49min

This film event is free – recommended donation to Mountain Rescue £2

Directors: Christopher Nolan

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain

Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

A team of explorers travel through a wormhole in space in an attempt to ensure humanity’s survival.


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Captain America - Civil War - this week's film

Posted on - 14 October 2016 / 11

Film Screening Saturday 15th October at 8.45pm
“Now a BFI Neighbourhood Cinema”:http://www.bfi.org.uk/neighbourhoodcinema/thorney-how

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Captain America: Civil War (2016) PG-13 | 2h 27min

This film event is free – recommended donation to Mountain Rescue £2

Directors: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo

Starring: Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Political interference in the Avengers’ activities causes a rift between former allies Captain America and Iron Man.


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Listening - This Week's Film

Posted on - 30 September 2016 / 2

Film Screening Saturday 1st October at 8.45pm
“Now a BFI Neighbourhood Cinema”:http://www.bfi.org.uk/neighbourhoodcinema/thorney-how

Listening (2014) 15 | 1h 40min

This film event is free – recommended donation to Mountain Rescue £2

Director: Khalil Sullins

Starring: Thomas Stroppel, Artie Ahr, Amber Marie Bollinger

Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller A team of genius-but-broke grad students invent mind-reading technology that destroys their lives and threatens the future of free-will itself.


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Part Time Staff Required

Posted on - 22 July 2016 / 21

Housekeeping Assistant / Cleaner (P/T)

We are looking for an enthusiastic staff member to join our small team at Thorney How in Grasmere. Live out position only. Immediate start.


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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies - This week's film

Posted on - 12 June 2016 / 9

Film Screening Saturday 13th June at 8.30pm

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) PG-13 | 144 min |

This film event is free – recommended donation to Mountain Rescue £2

Director: Peter Jackson Starring: Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage

Adventure, Fantasy

Bilbo and Company are forced to engage in a war against an array of combatants and keep the Lonely Mountain from falling into the hands of a rising darkness.


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Star Wars - This Week's Film

Posted on - 27 May 2016 / 2

Film Screening Saturday 28th May at 8.30pm
“Now a BFI Neighbourhood Cinema”:http://www.bfi.org.uk/neighbourhoodcinema/thorney-how

Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) PG-13 | 2h 16min

This film event is free – recommended donation to Mountain Rescue £2

Director: J.J. Abrams Starring: Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac

Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

Three decades after the defeat of the Galactic Empire, a new threat arises. The First Order attempts to rule the galaxy and only a ragtag group of heroes can stop them, along with the help of the Resistance.


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A591 Re-opens 11th May

Posted on - 10 May 2016 / 25

Hurrah!

The A591 connecting the north of the Lake District to the south will re-open on 11th May ahead of schedule, Cumbria County Council has tweeted.

Welcome back to Keswick and the North Lakes. #A591backtogether


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Everest - This Week's Film

Posted on - 10 May 2016 / 2

Film Screening Saturday 14th May at 8.30pm
“Now a BFI Neighbourhood Cinema”:http://www.bfi.org.uk/neighbourhoodcinema/thorney-how

Everest (2015) PG-13 | 2h 1min

“Never Let Go.”

This film event is free – recommended donation to Mountain Rescue £2

Director: Baltasar Kormákur Starring: Jason Clarke, Ang Phula Sherpa, Thomas M. Wright

Adventure, Biography, Drama

A climbing expedition on Mt. Everest is devastated by a severe snow storm.


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The Martian - This Week's Film

The Martian - This Week's Film

Posted on - 06 May 2016 / 2

Film Screening Saturday 7th May at 8.30pm
“Now a BFI Neighbourhood Cinema”:http://www.bfi.org.uk/neighbourhoodcinema/thorney-how

The Martian (2015) PG-13 | 2h 24min

“Bring him home.”

This film event is free – recommended donation to Mountain Rescue £2

Director: Ridley Scott Starring: Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig

Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the…


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