A LOCAL historian has teamed up with a cancer charity for an exciting new fundraiser.

John Murphy is offering residents the chance to experience the stunning scenery of the Furness peninsula on an exhilarating stroll from Walney to Piel Island.

Mr Murphy, who will lead the tour, has a wealth of knowledge about the the rich history of the local area.

All money raised will go to support CancerCare.

The event takes place on Saturday September 7 at 9am, at Snab Point on Walney.

Tickets cost £10 for adults and £5 for under 16s.