South Cumbria Community Calendar

The Crucible – Ulverston Outsiders

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Ulverston Outsiders present Arthur Miller’s classic and cautionary tale, capturing the hysteria and terror of the Salem Witch Trials.Salem. 1692. The girls are caught dancing in the woods. The witch hunter is summoned. And a toxic mix of vengeance and fear is about to send a small community to the gallows.Arthur Miller's The Crucible is ... Read more

Children’s Easter Holiday Activities (funded)

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Looking for children’s activities for the Easter holidays? Thanks to the Cumbria Holiday Activity and Food Programme, join us at Ford Park for a mixture of multi-sports and creative indoor and outdoor activities. Running on Monday April 4, Tuesday April 5, Monday April 11 and Tuesday April 12,  from 10.30am to 3.30pm – these fun, ... Read more

Children’s Easter Holiday Activities (Funded)

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Looking for children’s activities for the Easter holidays? Thanks to the Cumbria Holiday Activity and Food Programme, join us at Ford Park for a mixture of multi-sports and creative indoor and outdoor activities. Running on Monday April 4, Tuesday April 5, Monday April 11 and Tuesday April 12,  from 10.30am to 3.30pm – these fun, ... Read more

The Smeds & The Smoos

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

A stellar new show based on Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler's award-winning book. Soar into space and a joyful tale of star-crossed aliens.On a far-off planet, Smeds and Smoos can’t be friends. So when a young Smed and Smoo fall in love and zoom off into space together, how will their families get them back?Music, ... Read more

The Smeds & The Smoos

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

A stellar new show based on Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler's award-winning book. Soar into space and a joyful tale of star-crossed aliens.On a far-off planet, Smeds and Smoos can’t be friends. So when a young Smed and Smoo fall in love and zoom off into space together, how will their families get them back?Music, ... Read more

The Smeds & The Smoos

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

A stellar new show based on Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler's award-winning book. Soar into space and a joyful tale of star-crossed aliens.On a far-off planet, Smeds and Smoos can’t be friends. So when a young Smed and Smoo fall in love and zoom off into space together, how will their families get them back?Music, ... Read more

The Smeds & The Smoos

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

A stellar new show based on Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler's award-winning book. Soar into space and a joyful tale of star-crossed aliens.On a far-off planet, Smeds and Smoos can’t be friends. So when a young Smed and Smoo fall in love and zoom off into space together, how will their families get them back?Music, ... Read more

Jobs Fair

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Drop in to find local employment opportunities, speak to recruiters, learn about local companies and enlist expert help to spruce up your CV. Free entry.

Easter with Ulverston Parish Church

Ulverston Parish Church 20 Church Walk, Ulverston, Cumbria

Celebrate Easter at a series of special events around Ulverston and on Birkrigg Common.

Children’s Easter Holiday Activities (Funded)

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Looking for children’s activities for the Easter holidays? Thanks to the Cumbria Holiday Activity and Food Programme, join us at Ford Park for a mixture of multi-sports and creative indoor and outdoor activities. Running on Monday April 4, Tuesday April 5, Monday April 11 and Tuesday April 12,  from 10.30am to 3.30pm – these fun, ... Read more

Children’s Easter Holiday Activities (Funded)

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Looking for children’s activities for the Easter holidays? Thanks to the Cumbria Holiday Activity and Food Programme, join us at Ford Park for a mixture of multi-sports and creative indoor and outdoor activities. Running on Monday April 4, Tuesday April 5, Monday April 11 and Tuesday April 12,  from 10.30am to 3.30pm – these fun, ... Read more

Recurring

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

Storytelling for the Spring

Ulverston, Cumbria

Online Zoom event by Mark Borthwick. Dear friends! As the hedgehogs stir and the pollen takes to the air, Ian and I are remembering what fun we used to have broadcasting to an international audience through online storytelling. So! If you're weary of rambling in the hills, or sore from collecting sloes, or tired from ... Read more

The Coro Easter Market

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Find everything from locally sourced food and drinks to ethically produced arts and crafts at this bumper Easter Market. Following the success of The Coro Christmas Markets, this Easter there’s another opportunity to browse and buy some of the best locally and ethically produced products Cumbria has to offer. Previous markets have included beautiful ceramics; ... Read more

Future of The Roxy

Laurel and Hardy Museum Brogden Street, Ulverston, Cumbria

The Roxy Collective is working to protect, preserve, restore and revitalise The Roxy, Ulverston, and we need your help! We'll be holding an open drop-in session 6 pm - 9 pm on Thursday 21st of April. Come visit us in The Laurel & Hardy Museum to learn more!

St George’s Pageant

Ulverston Town Centre Market Street, Ulverston, Cumbria

A celebration of St George and the dragon in the town centre.

Printfest 2022 – Preview

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Beat the crowds and be the first to see this year’s Printfest exhibition.A short note on safetyAlthough no longer mandatory, we encourage all visitors to wear face coverings when indoors, keep a safe distance from others, use hand sanitisers and wash hands regularly, and check in with the NHS Test and Trace app if able ... Read more

Recurring

Fired Up Furness

Nirodhah Studio 13 Market Street, Ulverston, Cumbria

Pottery, ceramics & sculpture. Exhibition and sale.

Printfest 2022

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

45 of the UK’s finest printmakers showcase their work in the festival championing the original hand-made print.Meet the artists, discover more about their methods, and maybe find something to take home with you.Printfest is more than your average exhibition – it’s a unique opportunity to really get under the skin of this wonderfully creative artform, ... Read more

Westmorland and Furness Council Elections

Ulverston, Cumbria

There will be elections on Thursday 5 May 2022. These will elect councillors for two new unitary authorities. Vesting day for the new councils is 1 April 2023. From this day Cumberland Council will provide district and county council services across the current areas of Allerdale, Carlisle and Copeland. Westmorland and Furness Council will provide ... Read more

Keswick to Barrow Walk

Ulverston, Cumbria

All being well, the Keswick to Barrow and Coniston to Barrow Walks will take place at their usual date, the first Saturday after the May Bank Holiday. Team registration opens on 31st January. If you're entering a team, please consider nominating an Ulverston charity to benefit from your sponsorship, such as Ulverston Resilience Group, Furness ... Read more

Recurring

Printmaking Course

Swarthmoor Reading Room Fox Street, Ulverston, Cumbria

Print Share is really pleased to continue to work in partnership with Printfest Ulverston to promote printmaking in Ulverston. You can book now via www.printsharelakes.co.uk/workshops  Introduction to Printmaking Workshops 2022 A series of 4 workshops with Ulverston based printmaking group Print Share. Each workshop will introduce you to a different printmaking technique, taught by members of our collaborative ... Read more

Vortice Dance Company: Dracula

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Sink your teeth into the myths & legends of the blood-sucking Prince of Darkness in this sumptuous, sinister, seductive contemporary ballet.There’s plenty to relish in this luxurious visual tale of submission and domination – and plenty to challenge what you thought you knew about this iconic character. Taking inspiration from Bram Stoker’s classic gothic horror ... Read more

Sisters In The Wild – Summer Bikepacking Gathering

Satterthwaite Bowkerstead Farm, Satterthwaite, Cumbria, England

Join us for our Sisters In The Wild bikepacking gathering in the UK's Lake District.We're bringing back the summer Sisters In The Wild vibe to the Lake District. Expect two days of off-road focused riding, a supportive, inclusive, atmosphere, and skill building opportunities around the ridesOur basecamp is on the doorstep of the lush Grizedale ... Read more

Leyland Band: Polished Brass – Lancashire’s Finest

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Lancashire’s finest brass band brings you a fantastic evening of ‘Polished Brass’, featuring music from marches to movie themes.Enjoy the warmth of Leyland Band’s unique sound as the regular Ulverston favourites present a brand-new programme to suit all tastes, played with style and panache, and featuring many of the band’s superb soloists.Leyland Band are renowned ... Read more

Litter pick at Ford Park Run

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

After your Park Run join in The Great Cumbrian Litter Pick with Morecambe Bay Partnership.As part of 'The Great Cumbrian Litter Pick', Morecambe Bay Partnership have teamed up with Ford Park Run (Ulverston) to clear litter found in the surrounding areas.You can join the litter pick after completing the Park Run - Lauren from Morecambe ... Read more

Anthony Hewitt & Friends

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Anthony Hewitt rounds-up top talent from across the globe for this much-loved, traditional format of chamber works for piano and strings.The opening concert of this year's Ulverston International Music Festival immediately sets the tone of the festival with two great British chamber works at the heart of the programme, written only a few years apart at the ... Read more

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

Ulverston, Cumbria

A beacon will be lit on Hoad Hill at 9.45pm on 2nd June and Ulverston town band will play at Market Place on the 4th June celebrate the occasion.

English Touring Opera: La bohème

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

English Touring Opera returns with a poetic production of the most popular of operas: Puccini’s story of young love.It's Christmas Eve in the Parisian garret. On this festive, snowy night the lovers draw close, but poverty forces them apart in a story told with the most memorable music, from ‘Che gelida manina’ to the shattering ... Read more

Kim Moore: What the Trumpet Taught Me

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Join Kim as she reads from her first non-fiction book and considers the pivotal role of music in both an individual and social history.Award-winning poet Kim Moore studied music and was a trumpet teacher for several years. What the Trumpet Taught Me is a collection of vivid and immediate snapshots, from first lessons to music ... Read more

Top Brass: Brighouse & Rastrick

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Brighouse and Rastrick perform some timeless British brass greats and royal-themed works to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee.Brighouse and Rastrick Band (or B&R as they are affectionately known) represent a rich tradition of brass band culture in the north of England and have commanded the top echelons of competitive life since they won the British Open ... Read more

Jazz Night: Julian Joseph Trio

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

One of the finest jazz musicians to emerge this side of the Atlantic, Julian Joseph has made ground-breaking advances for jazz in the UK.He was the first Black British jazz musician to host a series at London’s Wigmore Hall, and the first to headline a late-night concert at the BBC Proms with his All Star ... Read more

Lunchtime Piano Recital: Emanuil Ivanov

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Young Bulgarian pianist Emanuil Ivanov is a hugely exciting pianist of artistic individuality and exceptional technical wizardry.He brings to the Festival the seminal work of the late American composer Frederic Rzewski, The People United Will Never Be Defeated: a vast, monumental set of variations inspired by the great Goldberg of Bach, and Diabelli of Beethoven. ... Read more

Celebrity Recital: Alexander Sitkovetsky and Wu Qian

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

The exceptionally talented husband and wife duo Alexander Sitkovetsky and Wu Qian perform works by Schnittke, Beethoven, Grieg and Ravel.Both graduates of the prestigious Yehudi Menuhin school, Sitkovetsky’s concerto engagements with UK orchestras have included appearances with the London Philharmonic, Philharmonia, and the Academy of St Martin in the Fields, while Qian is a distinguished ... Read more

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

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

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