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Town Council Vacancy

Sunday, 24 November 2019

Kirkby Lonsdale Town Council seeks a new councillor to fill a current vacancy. Applicants must be aged 18 or over, and live either in the Parish, or within three miles of the Parish boundary.

The Town Council comprises nine member Councillors who meet monthly, in public, to determine various agenda matters and issues relating to the general well-being of the town, its residents and...

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New Kirkby Lonsdale WI

Friday, 30 August 2019

A few local women are setting up a new WI in Kirkby Lonsdale.

On Wednesday 4th September there's a drop-in at Lunesdale Hall between 3pm and 8pm where you can pop in and meet WI members from the local Federation.

You'll be able to have a chat, a coffee and find out a bit more about The WI.

The WI is now the largest voluntary women's organisation in the UK and currently...

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Views, Vaults and Malts: Things to Do in Kirkby Lonsdale

Tuesday, 13 August 2019

We are delighted to report a wonderful blog post, entitled, Views, Vaults & Malts, listing 20 things to do in Kirkby Lonsdale has been posted by Kirstie Pelling of the The Family Adventure Project.

It's an expansive list of many interesting activities to do in and around Kirkby Lonsdale. Some of them surpised us, to be honest!

Kirstie lives nearby and appreciates that our...

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Christmas Fair stallholder applications now open

Friday, 19 July 2019

The Kirkby Lonsdale Christmas Fair is now a well-established festive event not to be missed. The three day event features outdoor and indoor markets, as well as festive entertainment the whole weekend. The Christmas fair attracts thousands of Christmas shoppers from Cumbria, Lancashire, Yorkshire and beyond!

This year's Fair will be held on Friday 6th, Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th...

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Climate Conversations: How do we change?

Thursday, 11 July 2019

South Lakeland District Council held a series of meetings 12 months ago as part of their commitment to address climate change issues and belief that local people have a crucial role to play.

Taking into account the views expressed in those initial meetings, in the past year they have taken a number of significant actions and have:

become the first council in Cumbria to declare a...

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