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Wrestling with the romantic glory of the Lake District

This is one place in England where nature seems truly awesome – and the local sport is glorious, too

29 October 2015

9:00 AM

29 October 2015

9:00 AM

Cumberland and Westmorland Wrestling is the best thing in the Lake District. I lived near Wigton, just north of the fells, for two years and escaping the shadow of the clingfilm factory to witness generations of champions, all called Brocklebank, do writhy battle on the Cumbrian turf was a delight.

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