South Cumbria Community Calendar

Piano-ganza

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Anthony Hewitt is joined by guest pianist Emanuil Ivanov for UIMF Festival’s ever-popular two-piano concert.Formerly dubbed ‘Piano Duel’ for the face-to-face positions the instruments and pianists take up on stage, the presentation is akin to a stand off, conjuring-up the practice of competitive duels - gladiatorial events that were common in the heyday of the ... Read more

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Street Market

Ulverston Town Centre Market Street, Ulverston, Cumbria

The outdoor market takes place on Thursdays and Saturdays throughout the year, with the exception of Christmas Day & New Year's Day. Stalls are set up in Market Street and New Market Street. The market is managed by Ulverston Community Enterprises, c/o The Coronation Hall. Also on market days, a community fundraising coffee morning normally ... Read more

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Coro Coffee Morning

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Pop in for a hot drink and a chat between 9.30am and 12.30pm. Help raise money for some amazing charities and community groups, with assorted tombolas and raffles to enter and bric-a-brac stalls to browse. Entry: £1 on the door

Retro Rendezvous

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

For 2022 Retro Rendezvous moves to Ford Park, where it will be bigger and better than ever, with a continuing huge emphasis on family fun and friendliness. There will be vintage car and motorcycle displays, live music and entertainers, retro cycling events, cycle stalls, craft stalls, and a food court and bar area. Tickets are ... Read more

Oh What A Night!

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Take a musical journey back in time through the incredible career of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons in this hit musical.Valli’s unmistakable voice dominated the airwaves for more than two decades with classics such as Sherry, Let’s Hang On, Big Girls Don’t Cry, Can’t Take My Eyes Off You, My Eyes Adored You, December ... Read more

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Ulverston News

Ulverston, Cumbria

Weekly email newsletter issued to subscribers. Register to receive Ulverston News fortnightly by email. If you’re a fan of Ulverston festivals, this is the newsletter for you! We will send you information about local events, organisations, and services, including volunteering opportunities. There is an option to register your mobile phone number to receive alerts from ... Read more

Art & Craft Fair

Following on from our successful Art Exhibition to raise money to repair our heritage wall, we are holding an Art and Craft Fair on Saturday 11th June from 10.30am Head to the Williams Room where you’ll discover fabulous artwork from amazing local artists, available to purchase on the day, with all proceeds going to our ... Read more

Northern Live

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Come and experience the world’s greatest and most authentic touring Live Band Northern Soul show.Keeping the Faith to the original sounds of the underground movement that started on the dance floors of the North and eventually swept the Nation, an eleven-piece live band with four lead vocalists will perform over 30 original Northern Soul hits.Expect ... Read more

Friday Night Live

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Friday night of Another Fine Fest sees Ulverston's Comedy Club Planet Mirth host another stellar line-up of hilarious comedians.Steve Royle (Britain’s Got Talent 2020 runner up), Tony Law (as seen on 8 out of 10 Cats), the ‘wonderfully funny’ Garrett Millerick (★★★★ - The Times) and Daisy Earl (Scottish Comedian of the Year 2015) are ... Read more

Jen Brister / David Mills

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Prepare to laugh until your face hurts in The Coro’s contribution to Ulverston’s funniest festival, Another Fine Fest.Our headliner is the ‘outrageously funny’ Jen Brister (The Metro), a rising star of the British comedy scene. Fresh from recent appearances on Live At The Apollo (BBC 2), The Now Show and The News Quiz (Radio 4), ... Read more

Maria Fischer’s Windermere & Furness School of Dancing: Coppelia

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

See the talented students of Cumbria’s top ballet school perform Coppélia, a comic tale of a young man in love with a mechanical doll.Who is the strange, beautiful girl who appears one day on the balcony of Dr Coppelius’s house? No-one is more intrigued than lively local girl Swanilda – except perhaps her lover Franz, ... Read more

Maria Fischer’s Windermere & Furness School of Dancing: Coppelia

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

See the talented students of Cumbria’s top ballet school perform Coppélia, a comic tale of a young man in love with a mechanical doll.Who is the strange, beautiful girl who appears one day on the balcony of Dr Coppelius’s house? No-one is more intrigued than lively local girl Swanilda – except perhaps her lover Franz, ... Read more

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Ulverston Country Market

St Mary's RC Church Victoria Road, Ulverston, Cumbria

Home baked products, crafts, etc. St Mary's RC Church, Victoria Road, opposite The Kiosk. Free entry. Refreshments are available. Our bakers and the venue have recently been given 5 * hygiene ratings. Our products include: home baking (including vegetarian and vegan); local honey; preserves; greetings cards; wood ware; rush and cane chairs; jewellery; knitted and ... Read more

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Lakeland Historic Car Club

Lakeland Motor Museum Backbarrow, Ulverston, Cumbria

The Lakeland Historic Car Club meet on the first Saturday of every month at the museum and Cafe Ambio. Everyone is welcome to attend whether you're an owner, enthusiast or just keen to see some great examples of some classic local cars. The club roughly arrives at the museum around 10am and leaves after lunch ... Read more

Helen’s Herbs

Gleaston Village Hall Main Street, Gleaston, Ulverston, Cumbria

An afternoon with Helen's Herbs at Gleaston Village Hall.

Coast Roads Festival

Aldingham Fields Ulverston, Cumbria

A brand new community festival for 2022. Expect a mix of the area’s best creatives, sharing a communal space with award winning national artists.

Afternoon Acoustic: Set 1

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Hear Festival acts unplugged and in a different light ahead of their performances at the Big Merry Neet.Acoustic sets from Alice Jones, Janice Burns & Jon Doran.An Anglo-Scottish duo whose dynamic performances are a celebration of their own musical and geographic backgrounds, Jon Doran and Janice Burns embrace the differences that connect them. Their songs ... Read more

Afternoon Acoustic: Set 2

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Enjoy intimate acoustic sets from Hannah Rarity, Bryony Griffith & Alice Jones ahead of their main-stage performances at the Big Merry Neet.Having grown up in the close-knit communities of West Yorkshire and sharing a fascination with local folk song and tune collections, Bryony & Alice draw on a wealth of traditional songs inspired by the ... Read more

Big Merry Neet

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Dance, music, song and stories all come together on three stages. Sample and celebrate all of the festival in one place for one big party.Featuring Tim Edey and other festival artists in concert, Canny Band as your dance band and caller Les Ord.A remarkable collaboration born from a love of traditional music and fuelled by ... Read more

The Big Farewell Concert

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Send Furness Tradition Festival off in rousing fashion with performances from Tim Edey and The Canny Band.Tim Edey is rated by many to be one of the finest melodeon and guitar players in the folk & contemporary scene today. BBC Radio Two's Musician of the Year 2012, multi-instrumentalist and singer, has toured the world and ... Read more

Queen’s Baton Relay

Brockhole Lake District National Park Authority, Windermere, Cumbria

The Queen’s Baton Relay is at Brockhole on 16th July! We’re delighted to announce that the Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay will be visiting Brockhole on Saturday, 16th of July, as part of its incredible journey around all of the Commonwealth’s 72 countries and territories. Across the country, thousands of baton bearers, each with inspiring ... Read more

Latrigg – Official Lake District Guided Walk

Keswick Information Centre 12-14 Main Street, Keswick, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk taking in Latrigg, a Wainwright FellStart point: Keswick Tourist Information Centre, Moot Hall, KeswickLength: 11km (6.8miles) with 312m (1,040ft) of ascentTime: 4.5 hours (approx.)A moderate graded walk which begins by following the route of the old Keswick to Penrith Railway, now known as the Keswick to Threlkeld Trail (K2T), ... Read more

Footsteps of Wordsworth – Official Lake District Guided Walk

Aira Force Car Park - Welcome Building Welcome Building, Aira Force, Ullswater, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk following the footsteps of Dorothy and William Wordsworth alongside UllswaterStart point: The Welcome Building, Aira Force, Ullswater, CA11 0JSLength: 6km (3.7miles) with 120m (394ft) of ascentTime: 3.5 hours (approx.)An Easy+ graded walk that takes a bus from Aira Force car park to Glenridding. The walk then goes along the ... Read more

Scales WI Open Meeting

Aldingham Parish Hall Scales, Ulverston, Cumbria

Open meeting with Pretty Things Lakes. £6 including supper.

Shakespeare in the Park

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Shakespeare’s :  “Midsummer Night’s Dream”Shakespeare’s wonderful fantasy comedy has always been a firm favourite for open-air production.As in the Bard’s day, The Festival Players International will be performing with an all-male company of skilled professional actors, and invite you to share in the colour, poetry, and magical mayhem of this unique and amazing play. Truly a ... Read more

Barton & Heughscar – Official Lake District Guided Walk

Pooley Bridge Market Cross, Pooley Bridge, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk from Pooley Bridge to Heughscar, overlooking Ullswater.Start point: Market Cross, Pooley BridgeLength: 8.8km (5.5 miles) with 222m (728ft) of ascentTime: 4 hours (approx.)A moderate graded walk that begins with a walk across fields to an historic church, followed by a steady climb to Heughscar.Beginning in Pooley Bridge, the walk ... Read more

Folk Fell

Holker Hall & Gardens Holker Hall, Cark, England

Folk Fell is a brand new, one day event, based in the stunning landscape of the Cumbrian Fells. Join us on the 23rd of July 2022.Welcome to the Fells. Its great to meet you.Folk Fell is a brand new, one day event based in the stunning landscape of the Cumbrian Fells. Join us on the ... Read more

Cross Bay Walk for Growing Well – Saturday July 23, 2022

LA5 0HA The Promenade, Arnside, Cumbria

Raise money for mental health charity Growing Well by joining us on the Lake District's best summer day out!Join South Lakeland mental health charity Growing Well on Saturday July 23 for an unforgettable Cross Bay Walk across the glorious sands of Morecambe Bay.We have 200 places this year for the stunning eight-mile walk from Arnside ... Read more

Cumbria’s Holiday Activity & Food Programme

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Looking for children’s activities for the Summer holidays? Thanks to Cumbria’s Holiday Activity and Food Programme, join us at Ford Park for a mixture of multi-sports and creative indoor and outdoor activities. Running on 25th,26th,27th July. 1st,2nd,3rd,8th, 9th,10th,15th, 16th,17th,22nd,23rd and 24th August, from 10.30am to 3.30pm – these fun, free activities are perfect for children ... Read more

Fireman Sam

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Great Fires of London – Norman Price is in trouble (again)! Join the ultimate hero next-door Fireman Sam as he races to the rescue.When all of his friends go away, Norman decides to find adventure in Pontypandy and become the star of a visiting circus. But with a tiger on the loose and faulty lights, ... Read more

Footprints in Time: Discovering Prehistoric Walney

Round House Hub & Cafe Biggar Bank Road, Walney, England

Join us for a fun-filled exploration of what life was like on Walney thousands of years agoPop along and chat with our archaeology experts about what could be found wandering around Walney in ancient times. We'll show you the preserved footprints our volunteers have discovered while surveying the coastal clays for evidence of Walney's prehistoric ... Read more

Fireman Sam

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Great Fires of London – Norman Price is in trouble (again)! Join the ultimate hero next-door Fireman Sam as he races to the rescue.When all of his friends go away, Norman decides to find adventure in Pontypandy and become the star of a visiting circus. But with a tiger on the loose and faulty lights, ... Read more

Walla Crag – Official Lake District Guided Walk

Keswick Information Centre 12-14 Main Street, Keswick, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk taking in Walla Crag, a Wainwright FellStart point: Keswick Tourist Information Centre, Moot Hall, KeswickLength: 11km (7miles) with 305m (1,000ft) of ascentTime: 5 hours (approx.) A moderate graded walk up to the viewpoint of Walla Crag, a Wainwright fell. Returning to Keswick via Ashness Bridge and the lakeshore.Starting from ... Read more

Footprints in Time: Discovering the Prehistoric Duddon

Haverigg Beach Sea View, Haverigg, England

Join us for a fun-filled exploration of what life was like in the Duddon Valley thousands of years agoPop along and chat with our archaeology experts about what could be found wandering around the Duddon Estuary in ancient times. We'll show you the preserved footprints our volunteers have discovered while surveying the coastal clays for ... Read more

Steam to the Hills – Official Lake District Guided Walk

Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Station Railway Station, Ravenglass, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk that starts with a journey on a steam train up Eskdale Valley and returns across Muncaster Fell.

Into the Melting Pot: Stories and Music of 1492 Spain

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Stories of love, community and racial intolerance of Jewish, Christian and Muslim women in 1492 Spain with Sephardic and medieval music.Spain 1492: a Jewish woman’s last night in Seville is haunted by stories of Jewish, Christian & Muslim women, plaintive Sephardic songs & lively Spanish medieval music in this collision of music and theatre from ... Read more

Basie and Beyond

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Lake District Summer Music welcomes the National Youth Jazz Orchestra for a spectacular opening night of the 2022 festival.Jazz has been thrilling audiences across the world for over a hundred years. In that time generations of new musicians have expressed themselves through a rich variety of style, taste and regional inflection. In this programme, NYJO ... Read more

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