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Vista is Dead. Long Live 10

From 11th April, Vista will be no more. Support for Vista stopped back in 2012 and in a few weeks the hammer will finally fall.

Blencathra Cam Update

Unfortunately our Blencathra Cam has had to be sent back to the United States for repair or replacement...
Blencathra Cam

Blencathra Webcam

Our brand new Blencathra Webcam has now been installed! We're currently configuring the camera to provide the best possible quality for streaming. In the meantime, you can view a timelapse video on our webcam page as a sneak preview of what you can expect to see very soon. Enjoy the mesmerizing clouds and the Jackdaw visits. (Clever bird obviously enjoys the view as much as we do). Make sure you follow our social media feeds to be the first to know when we start streaming.
ink recyle for great north air ambulance

Ink Recycle for Charity

By Recycling your used ink cartridges here at KCS you will be supporting the Great North Air Ambulance. 100 per cent of profits generated from this recycling activity goes straight back to the charity, meaning you can make a difference and support our local air ambulance in a convenient and environmentally friendly way. None of the items end up in landfill, instead they are given a new lease of life in more than two ways.

New website for Blencathra Artist

Yesterday our KCS Webs Team published a new website they had designed for local Blencathra artist Sue Foster, just in time for her media coverage tonight at 9pm on BBC4 “Life of a Mountain: Blencathra” We are very much looking forward to watching it tonight and seeing the artist in action – and of course the