LBW Activities

Examples shown could be confirmed through our LBW registration site nearer the time.


Pot Luck cooking evening meal by everyone in event hall.

Quiz Night in event hall, food from Fellbites Restaurant on hot plates.


Pub of the Day

  • Travellers Rest, Greenside Road, Glenridding
  • The Ramblers Bar, Inn on the Lake, Glenridding
  • Beckside Bar, Glenridding Hotel, Glenridding
  • White Lion, Patterdale

Trip to Keswick Brewery, organised transport needed or two bus routes.

Trip to Penrith Brewery, organised transport needed or two bus routes or one bus with walk.

Bier + Hike

Trip outward on Ullswater Steamers on lake to Pooley Bridge for three Pubs, then Hike back, or bus 508, to Glenridding.

Piers at Pooley Bridge, Howtown, Glenridding. Book ticket online essential.

Ullswater 'Steamers'

Tel: 017684 82229

Timetable and Fares

Welcome Walk, West Valley including

Glenridding Dodd, Mine road and Greenside Road,

Gillside campsite along Glenridding Beck (stream) south side,

back to our event hall of Glenridding Village Hall.

To Aira Force waterfall and refreshments at Tea Room.
Also can hike beyond waterfall top to the pub Royal Hotel at Dockray
Hike & Bier

To North side of Ullswater in North valley including Brackenbrew pub and Micro-Brewery at Watermillock and could catch 508 bus back.

Side Farm Tea rooms, Blowick passing TV transmitter and Side Farm Camp Site, Silver Crag, Silver Point, Kilbert Row, Long Crag, Sandwick, Hallin Fell for view down to Howtown Pier, Sleet Fell, High Dodd, Place Fell, Rooking, The Old Water View beer garden at Goldrill Beck, White Lion pub.

Technical Talk
Vehicle tracking using open source Traccar

Client on Linux in Raspberry Pi with power control board Sleepy-Pi

Server on Linux server with discuss router firewall TCP/IP considerations

Television systems along Ullswater, Old Analogue and New Digital Freeview

Because released most of 700-860MHz spectrum goes to 5G mobile devices

What UHF filters will stop 5G mobile from interfering with Television ?

60GHz MikroTik Wifi point to point link, 200 metres, Licence Level 3 installed

RBwAPG-60ad “Wireless Wire” 1GBs claimed throughput

Look inside hardware to see how made

First seen at LBW2018 Jedovnice when we did a mobile test 175 metres

Do you have any 60GHz devices you want to try on it?

122GHz transceiver devices
Use on Amateur Radio frequencies
Geo-stationary Satellite Transponder QO-100 on Amateur Radio frequencies

Linux in transmitter Pluto Software Defined Radio USB dongle 2.4GHz uplink

Linux used in receiver system 10GHz downlink.

Solar Photovoltaic off Grid
How well is it working over three years?

If any of you have been sailors then you can hire water craft in Glenridding to go on Lake Ullswater.

Likely inquire ahead with lots of time.

Glenridding Sailing Centre, The Spit, Glenridding, Cumbria, CA11 0PE

Their entrance on A592 road between Inn on The Lake hotel and Glenridding Hotel.

Tel: 017684 82541