Ulverston News Headlines

As Ulverston emerges from the Coronavirus lockdown, a number of initiatives are underway to enhance the town centre and embrace the “new normal”. We have all witnessed the rapid changes and huge efforts made by Ulverston traders to support the community during the crisis, and there can be no doubt that the town needs to support all of its local businesses. Keep an eye out for rapid changes.

  • Reduced parking charges at Buxton Place, thanks to Ulverston Town Council and Ulverston BID working with SLDC.
  • Investment in equipment and processes by traders to safeguard staff and customers.
  • Continuation of online and telephone ordering and local deliveries, particularly for vulnerable residents.
  • Phased re-opening of cafes, restaurants, pubs, and leisure facilities.
  • Planning for the safe return of festivals and events, in accordance with Government rules on mass gatherings.
The Times Weekender

Top UK vegetarian restaurants and cafes

Gillams was named in The Times Weekender 07/03/2020 amongst the top 30 vegetarian restaurants and cafes in the UK. Also named in Cumbria was Fellinis Ambleside, which is part of the Zeffirellis cinema and jazz bar

National Geographic

Ulverston features in National Geographic

The National Geographic team visited the Furness area and found a lot to talk about. During their stay at the Bay Horse Canal Foot, they were spoiled by the excellent cooking and service there. The article