“Swallows and Amazons for ever!” Welcome to the ART Website
The Arthur Ransome Trust (ART) exists to help people discover, re-discover, appreciate and enjoy the life and works of Arthur Ransome (1884 – 1967), author of Swallows and Amazons. The Trust is working to establish a permanent Arthur Ransome Centre in the southern Lake District. On the way to achieving this we are also developing a range of exciting projects, including exhibitions, displays and resource materials. Read more at our Welcome page
Latest Arthur Ransome, Arthur Ransome Trust and Swallows & Amazons News
Ready for Anything at Coniston
ART’s second 2014 Voyage of Discovery to Coniston Water took place at the Coniston Country Fair, on July 20.Read more
Getting Prepared for Coniston
We’re looking forward to the Coniston Country Fair, this coming Sunday, 20 July, where we will be bringing an enhanced display, complete with “Ready for Anything?” activities. Now we just have to hope we’ll be ready ourselves.
If you are in or anywhere near Coniston, on Sunday, do come and say “hello”. It will be great to see you there!Read more