Local Kirkby Lonsdale Information

Find contact details, telephone numbers and links for local services including doctors, schools, churches, emergency services and others.

Around Kirkby Lonsdale Magazine is a free community print magazine. It features monthly news and views from the Church and the Community and is an important resource for community events, local news and happenings.

The MyKL card is a local loyalty card. The scheme has been a great success and many local residents have taken advantage of the discounts it offers over the last year.

If you live or work in Kirkby Lonsdale you can buy one from our Visitor Information and Gift Shop. Just pop in and ask a volunteer for details

For just £7 per year, the card entitles you to great reductions in selected shops and bars. Offers are typically 10% or more and change every month. You can keep up with the latest offers by reading AKL Magazine. 


Members of the public are welcome to attend the meetings and have an opportunity at each meeting to address the Council about any subject.

The Town Council, which is the most local level of government, works closely with the District and County Councils.

Built in 1895 the Lunesdale Hall hosts many community events, classes and activities. It is a busy hub of the community and can be hired for your own event or private party.  

If you would like to hire the hall please email lunesdalehallbookings@gmail.com. 

To see availability click here, or if you have a login, please go directly to the Lunesdale Hall online bookings page.  

In these uncertain times, many people are struggling to make ends meet, including people who may never have needed help before. Replicating initiatives that are popping up across the country The Community Cupboard has been set up for those in Kirkby Lonsdale and surrounding communities.

Kirkby Lonsdale Coronavirus Updates and Mutual Aid advice.

Here is a collection of resources for local information, advice and aid during the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Clubs and Societies in and around Kirkby Lonsdale

Here is a list of groups, clubs and societies in and around Kirkby Lonsdale including information about what they do and contact details.

Ruskin’s View is currently closed.

Find out more about the closure, fundraising and access to the cemetery here.