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Lunesdale Hall, Kirkby Lonsdale

Lunesdale Hall: Proposals for the future

Tuesday, 10 July 2018

Find out more about a proposed vision for a sustainable and exciting future for Lunesdale Hall at a public drop-in event on Tuesday 24th July.

The building, which dates back to 1895 and has been at the heart of town life for much of the last century, is currently used for a range of community, recreational and commercial purposes. However, recent consultations with local groups and...

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Calling all artists!

Monday, 9 July 2018

The Milnthorpe Annual Art Exhibition is the largest open art exhibition in the North West, and timing is running our for applications. The closing date is Monday 16th July. Please apply through the website or contact Mike Coyle our Exhibition Secretary on 015395 63255 if you are having problems.

It is actually not as difficult or expensive to do as you may think. We have a number of...

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B4RN gigabit fibreoptic broadband for Kirkby Lonsdale

Thursday, 5 July 2018

Everyone in the Kirkby Lonsdale area will have heard about the work done by B4RN community volunteer groups in villages and hamlets surrounding the town, with local residents’ planning, digging and finally connecting their own homes direct to the B4RN Gigabit (1,000 Mbps) fibre optic broadband network. 

Now there is the opportunity for Kirkby Lonsdale town residents to develop their...

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Police respond to trouble around Appleby Horse Fair

Saturday, 2 June 2018

Cumbria police want to log all incidents which took place in Kirkby Lonsdale while those travelling to Appleby were in town. Even if incidents have already been reported, report them again by email to or telephone 101. Include details of any photographs or CCTV related to these incidents. Emails should have “Kirkby Lonsdale incidents" in the Subject line.


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Kirkby Lonsdale Festival of Music programme announced

Saturday, 26 May 2018

Kirkby Lonsdale’s very own weekend-long festival of music has announced it's programme of events for this year's Festival.

Now in its fifth year the festival runs from Friday, 8 June to Sunday, 10 June  and features a range of top-class live musical acts in venues throughout the town.

Back by popular demand will be The Great Big Indoor Picnic. On the evening of Friday 8 June...

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