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Easter Fun in Kendal

Posted on 29th March 2018

There is lots going on in Kendal over the Easter holidays with events and attractions for all the family. Head to our What’s On directory to discover some of the fantastic events available for you to enjoy. Spring is underway, making your Easter break the perfect time to visit Kendal. Take a stroll through our beautiful […]

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Kendal Mountain Festival 2018 Tour – with three local dates

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If you missed out on last year’s Kendal Mountain Festival in November, there’s good news. ‘Kendal’ has hit the road this spring in a new extended multi-event Tour. The world famous Kendal Mountain Festival, is the main UK gathering for outdoor enthusiasts, with over 20,000 people assembling here in Kendal each November to meet their […]

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Join the Billion Step Challenge for Sport Relief

Posted on 16th March 2018

Friday 23rd March 2018 | 5pm | Kendal Rugby Club Join the Sport Relief Challenge in Kendal for 2018. To get involved, head to Mintbridge on 23rd March and join our local community as we get together and raise money for Sport Relief, as part of the charity’s national ‘billion steps a day’ challenge. For 2018, […]

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RGS Filmmaking Workshop comes to Kendal College

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Filmmaking for the curious Traveller 22nd March 2018 | 6.30pm – 10.00pm | The Box, Kendal College The Royal Geographic Society are working with Kendal College to bring an exciting opportunity for budding filmmakers. Learn the skills needed to make quality films in this interactive workshop. Today’s curious traveller has to hand the kit to make quality […]

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Kendal plays host to FIA Rally Champions M-Sport

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This spring, Kendal is bringing you the opportunity to get close to some legends of motorsport. On March 25th, Kendal BID and the Westmorland Shopping Centre will play host to Fia Rally Champions M-Sport. From 10.30am – 12pm, Malcolm Wilson will be on hand to chat, sign autographs and for photo opportunities and the 1999 Safari […]

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Happier & Healthier Sunday Funday!

Posted on 13th March 2018

Kendal Integrated Care Community are bringing a family fun day – the Happier & Healthier Sunday Funday to Kendal Leisure Centre this weekend for everyone to enjoy! Sunday 18th March | 10am – 3pm | Kendal Leisure Centre Expect a fun day of games, sports and crafts with kids activities including a bouncy castle and outdoor forest […]

The Bakestone Cafe

Kendal cafe wins Visit England food & drink award!

Posted on 9th March 2018

We are thrilled to announce that The Bakestone Cafe is the winner of the Visit England Quality Food & Drink Award 2017! The Bakestone Cafe is situated as part of Abbot Hall and Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry and serves a delicious breakfast and lunch menu alongside freshly baked cakes and scones. Only 8 awards […]

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Begin with Nature celebrate 1st birthday in Kendal

Posted on 6th March 2018

In Kendal, we are proud of our local independent retailers, and we were delighted to welcome ‘Begin with Nature’ to it’s home on Finkle Street in early 2017. Begin with Nature stock beautiful handmade bath and body products and they pride themselves in being PETA certified, so you can trust their products to be cruelty-free. […]

Simpson & Parsons

Simpson & Parsons Insurance comes to Kendal

Posted on 2nd March 2018

Simpson & Parsons Insurance have been established in Windermere for 35 years and we are excited to have this local family business join us in Kendal with a new office opening for 2018. The company have worked hard to create a reputation for reliable, high quality service provided by knowledgable and qualified advisors and earlier this […]


Kendal’s twin town Killarney hosts new Mountain Festival

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Kendal Mountain Festival has become one of the world’s largest and most prestigious adventure festival’s in the world and this year the team behind the festival have partnered with Kendal’s twin town Killarney, to help them to share adventures in the outdoor capital of Ireland! The first Killarney Mountain Festival will take place 9th – […]