peters promise - sold out

Peter’s Promise Tickets Now Sold Out!

Peter's Promise - Outdoor Winter Theatre Thank you for booking tickets for the Outdoor Winter Theatre performance of Peter's Promise this weekend. It's going to be a magical show and we hope to bring together the Kirkby Lonsdale community in this Christmas performance. A few things to remember Remember to bring your tickets for the show as there is limited seating in the marquee. This is an...
Red Dragon

New Kirkby Lonsdale Landlady Helps Make Christmas Happen

The new landlady at a South Lakes public house is offering a seasonal drink and mince pie to Santa’s elfs who help with the town’s Christmas market and fair. Charlotte Hodges has recently taken over at the Red Dragon Inn in Kirkby Lonsdale, with the aim of making it a community-focused hostelry. She spoke to one of the organisers of the annual Christmas market and fair, Phoebe...
Christmas Fair Square

Kirkby Lonsdale Christmas Fair 2021

Lighting up the community differently this year… We are delighted to be putting on the Kirkby Lonsdale Christmas Fair this year on Friday 3rd – Sunday 5th December. We have taken the decision to make it a community focused event with a slightly different programme than usual: you can look forward to a smaller, spacious Chalet Village, Indoor Market and Late Night Shopping; a community focused...
Christmas fair greenery

Do you have greenery to help decorate the Christmas Fair?

Are you a gardener or love being outside in nature?We need greenery and foliage to decorate the Chalet Village in Market Square for the Christmas Fair weekend (Friday 3rd - Sunday 5th December). If you have any trimmings leftover or are planning a pine cone hunt please let us know, anything will help make Christmas happen!You may also be interested in helping us decorate the Chalet Village on...
Christmas fair helpers needed

Helpers Needed at Kirkby Lonsdale Christmas Fair 2021

We need helpers for the Christmas Fair from Friday 3rd - Sunday 5th December! There are lots of different roles available from decorating chalets to being one of Santa's elves  This is a great opportunity to meet local people, get involved with the Kirkby Lonsdale community and help make Christmas happen. If you are interested, please contact Phoebe at: lovethelunepr@gmail.com...
Sedbergh road closed map

Sedbergh Road Closed for Essential Drainworks

The A683 will be fully closed at Station House, Middleton from Monday 27th September for approximately 4 weeks to facilitate essential drainage works. There will be no way through for pedestrians and cyclists (as there often is for roadworks). Why? You will see on the plan above that there is a watercourse that crosses the A683 from the east to the west side of the carriageway, opposite...

Support B4RN for super fast WiFi in Kirkby Lonsdale

DEADLINE:  FRIDAY 10TH SEPTEMBER  The deadline for B4RN rural broadband's gigabit fibre-optic broadband in Kirkby Lonsdale is fast approaching! Show your support for super fast broadband by FRIDAY 10th SEPTEMBER so that we can get the funding we need in Kirkby Lonsdale to upgrade to FTTP gigabit fibre-optic broadband. Show your support for B4RN by clicking the button below and...

Apply for a stall at the Kirkby Lonsdale Christmas Fair 2021

We are delighted to be able to put on the Christmas Fair in Kirkby Lonsdale this year and we have taken the decision to make it a community focused event. Therefore, there will be fewer chalets than usual and we will be placing an emphasis on #shoplocal #belocal #staylocal. We hope that by Christmas 2022 we will be able to put on a fully fledge Christmas extravaganza... Are you interested in...

Charter Market Job Vacancy: Assist set-up and take down every Thursday

Kirkby Lonsdale Market Traders – Job Vacancy Kirkby Lonsdale Market Traders Co Operative are looking to employ two enthusiastic individuals to assist in the set-up and take down of the charter market every Thursday. Job Description: To assist the Market Manger in the set-up and take down of the Charter Market every Thursday, you will be expected to transport up to twenty gazebos from their...
River Lune footpath diversion

Footpath Diversion along the River Lune

The Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority have advised Kirkby Lonsdale Town Council that work is about to start on repairing the riverside footpath. With regard to alternative access for the public while works are in progress, we will be using land belonging to KLFC. This will be accessed by a scaffold ramp built from the footpath at the southern end of the work area. We will have another ramp...

Apply for the role of Manager at Kirkby Lonsdale CIC

Looking for a new challenge? Why not play your part in promoting our Town and running our gift & information shop? The Kirkby Lonsdale CIC is looking for a Manager.  This is a diverse and varied role. The promotion of our high profile and award -winning town is an important part of the post, as well as the running of a busy gift/information shop.   Experience of working with volunteers,...