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Derwentwater

(ˈdɜːwəntˌwɔːtə)
n
(Placename) a lake in NW England, in Cumbria in the Lake District. Area: about 8 sq km (3 sq miles)
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Flood warnings: Flooding is expected - immediate action required: North Sea at Alnmouth North Sea at Berwick-Upon-Tweed and Tweedmouth North Sea at Roker, Sunderland North Sea at Sandsend North Sea at Seahouses North Sea at Whitley Bay, Cullercoats and Tynemouth North Sea Coast at Easington and Kilnsea North Sea Coast at Hornsea North Sea Coast at Victoria Harbour, Hartlepool Flood alerts: Flooding is expected - immediate action required: Hartlepool to Skinningrove Northumberland Coast Tyne and Wear Coast Tyne Estuary Upper River Derwent, Stonethwaite Beck and Derwent Water Wear Estuary
THE market town of Keswick - nestling between mountains and the banks of Derwent Water in Lake District - is a good base for exploring the northern Lakes and the beautiful valleys of Borrowdale, Buttermere and Newlands.
The Saint Herbert must have performed a similar task every day when he lived as a hermit on this island in the middle of Derwent Water, Cumbria, back in 687 AD.
Isle be there Rampsholme Island in nearby Derwent Water was given to the National Trust in 1929 - the year Swallows and Amazons is set - so that families could picnic there, build dens and experience the magic of exploring an island for themselves.
From the lush green valley floor to magnificent views over Derwent Water, this walk is a great way to take home a lasting memory of the Lake District, and all in under three hours.
Derwent Water in the Lake District was in New Zealand, said 23%, and 36% thought The Needles off the Isle of Wight were not in Britain.
VISIT Historically in Cumberland, Keswick is situated just north of Derwent Water, and a short distance from Bassenthwaite in the Lake District National Park.
Envirogen Water Technologies acquired the assets of Derwent Water Services and Derwent Water Systems.
THEY succeeded in being the first people to get ship-wrecked on an island in Derwent Water.
Cheddar-based Envirogen Water Technologies has bought Derwent Water Services and Derwent Water Systems.
Ale-RIGht: Kay and Rod on break beAuty: the River Derwent WAteR MARK: Kay sees horror ReStoReD: Stylish hotel is back in business
It is situated on the western shore of Derwent Water three miles from Keswick.