Let adidas TERREX take you to new adventures in Kendal

Posted on 4th May 2021

We’ve been working with adidas TERREX and Outdoor Active to highlight Kendal’s amazing outdoor offer. Seven routes have been featured and are available here. Why have adidas TERREX and Outdoor Active chosen to feature Kendal? With our unique position on the edge of the English Lake District – a UNESCO World Heritage site, we’re surrounded […]

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Kendal Walking Festival Dates and Line-up Revealed

Posted on 18th March 2021

Surrounded by stunning scenery Kendal makes a brilliant base for those who enjoy walking. It’s a 5-minute drive into the Lake District National Park and just 20 minutes from the Yorkshire Dales. Kendal, once home to Britain’s most famous walking writer A Wainwright, has a lot to offer including a fascinating heritage, shopping, culture, eating […]

Kendal Castle

Staycation destination for 2021

Posted on 3rd March 2021

Staycations are firmly back on the map and with many of us missing out on holidays in 2020, accommodation in popular UK resorts is filling up fast for summer 2021. Kendal makes the perfect destination for your 2021 staycation, whether your looking for a weekend of retail therapy and fascinating heritage or an adventurous week […]


Spotlight on… Family Sculpture Alphabet Trail

Posted on 12th February 2021

Located in Kendal’s beautiful Serpentine Woods, close to the centre of town, is a fun alphabet trail. The trail weaves through the woodland in a circular 1.2 mile walk and along the way you will find sculptures to match each letter of the alphabet, with the following clues to help: A will grow one day into a […]

Manna House

Support Kendal’s Manna House with a wild swim

Posted on 25th October 2020

MANNA House, Kendal’s homeless prevention service, has launched a Sponsored Wild Swim to raise money for their work in the community. They are calling on the public to challenge themselves, from a paddle to a swim, to raise much needed charity funds.   It’s to replace Manna House’s usual annual sponsored Big Swim which normally […]

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Hidden Kendal Tour

Posted on 28th May 2019

Hidden Lakeland is an exciting new business based here in Kendal with a great offering for visitors to our town – the Hidden Kendal Tour. This tour is an opportunity to be guided on foot across Kendal taking in our wonderful parks, riverside walks, cobbled streets, scenic castle ruins, vibrant eateries and great shopping. The […]


Kendal in Bloom 2019 Competition

Posted on 16th April 2019

Kendal Town Council are proud to announce the launch of the 2019 Kendal in Bloom competition. Community groups, organisations and businesses, home owners and like-minded people are encouraged to get involved to improve our local area. For 2019, there is also a separate category for schools to enter. It doesn’t matter if your garden project is […]

Kendal Rugby Club

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, […]

Kendal is Blooming

Kendal is Blooming

Posted on 19th August 2017

We are happy to announce our beautiful town has been selected as a Britain in Bloom Finalist for 2017 Kendal has been successfully selected as a finalist in the Large Town category in the prestigious Royal Horticultural Society Britain in Bloom competition. As a finalist Kendal is recognised as one of the cleanest, greenest and most […]