Kendal Rugby Club

Join the Billion Step Challenge for Sport Relief

Posted on 16th March 2018

Friday 23rd March 2018 | 5pm | Kendal Rugby Club 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, the team behind Sport Relief are setting our nation a challenge of […]

RGS Kendal College

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 […]

M Sport

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. From 10am on March 25th, Kendal BID and the Westmorland Shopping Centre will play host to Fia Rally Champions M-Sport. Malcolm Wilson and his team will be on hand to chat, sign autographs and for photo opportunities. The 1999 Safari […]

Happier Healthier

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 […]

Shops - Begin with Nature

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 – […]


Discover Kendal Castle with the new Audio Trail

Posted on 23rd February 2018

If you’ve visited Kendal you’ll have noticed our wonderful castle ruins situated high atop a glacial drumlin overlooking the town, you may have taken a lovely leisurely stroll up for a closer look at the remaining walls and to take in the stunning views across Kendal. For 2018, there is a new way to delve […]

Win Your Wedding - Castle Green

Castle Green celebrates it’s 20th anniversary & offers one lucky couple the chance to WIN their wedding!

Posted on 16th February 2018

This year the Castle Green Hotel in Kendal proudly celebrate their 20th anniversary and General Manager Ben Mayou congratulated the full team on their achievements: “We’ve seen so many changes over the past 20 years. None of this would have been possible without our fantastic team. They are the talented, passionate force that make Castle Green what […]

Abbot Hall Art - Monet

Monet comes to Kendal

Posted on 15th January 2018

Kendal has a vibrant arts scene year round, but art fans are in for a special treat this spring. Claude Monet’s ‘Haystacks: Snow Effect’ will be on display at our Abbot Hall Art Gallery until the end of April. Claude Monet is one of the world’s most famous artists and he is considered the founder […]

Tom Paxton and the Don Juans - Brewery

Spring 2018 at the Brewery

Posted on 6th January 2018

Kendal’s Brewery Arts Centre has a packed line-up for Spring 2018, browse some of the highlights below or find the full programme on the Brewery Website. Why not make a weekend of it with dinner and accommodation in our vibrant town.   Theatre 16th January, 7th February and 11th March – For theatre lovers who […]