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Beatrix Potter's lakeside legacy

Her creations, characters like Peter Rabbit and Gemima Puddle-Duck, have delighted generations of readers, and this year marks the 150th anniversary of the birth of Beatrix Potter.

Many of her works were written in the Lake District, where the Beatrix Potter brand has now turned into a multi-million pound tourist industry, as Colin Paterson reports.

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