World premiere: Helvellyn Life of a Mountain

The premiere of film maker, Terry Abraham’s third Life of a Mountain film, Helvellyn, had to go online on Saturday (7 November) due to COVID restrictions postponing the Zeffirelli’s event in Ambleside. 

The online screening attracted thousands of pay-to-view subscribers who were still able to appreciate the film’s amazing Lake District landscape and wildlife photography and interviews with people from all walks of Patterdale life.

Eagle-eyed viewers may have spotted our Team trailer in the background on a couple of occasions – once on Glenridding Green and once at the Patterdale Dog Day – and there were various familiar faces involved, from hill top assessor, Zak, to David, one of the Ullswater Steamer pilots. Mark Littlejohn, a local photographer and MR Team supporter, was also featured.

Postscript: The online streaming proved so popular that it is being repeated on the weekend of 14/15 November. Details are online here. 

Thanks to everyone who has already bought one (or more) of our Ullswater Valley Calendars 2022 - and to the team at @Catstycam for stocking them too. Buy from them or from us online, just £10 plus p&p.

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