Date(s) - 28/07/2019
All Day

Kirkby Stephen

Arts and Crafts

Westmorland Dales Day

Celebrating our rich landscape and the people who live here.
On Sunday 28th July 2019 you are once again invited to discover the Westmorland Dales, part of the extended Yorkshire Dales National Park and the charming market town of Kirkby Stephen.
In Kirkby Stephen there will be a Food Market, Arts and Crafts stalls and Conservation Organisations and you can visit Stainmore Railway.
Take part in Guided Walks and Runs, Cycle Rides, a Bread Making Demonstration or children’s activities.
Entertainments include Kirkby Stephen Silver Band, Cumberland and Westmorland Wrestling and Clog Dancing.
Some of the activities are bookable at the Upper Eden Visitor Centre in Market Street. Call in or phone 017683 71199 for more information.

Lady Anne Clifford in the Westmorland Dales

To celebrate Westmorland Dales Day 2019 there will also be a very entertaining theatrical performance based on Lady Anne Clifford at the time of her re-building of Pendragon Castle in 1661. Lady Anne will also visit Kirkby Stephen for the first time on a journey from her Castle in Mallerstang.
The performance is devised, written and performed by professional actor/director Lisa O’Hanlon and members of Lune Springs Players together with musician, Carolyn Francis.


  • 12.30 pm – Cumbria Classic Coach pick-up at Market Square, Kirkby Stephen for performance at Pendragon Castle, Mallerstang (booking essential)
  • 2.30 pm – Promenade through Market Square and onto Church Green
  • 3.15 pm – Performance on Church Green, Kirkby Stephen (no booking required)
    See full program (external link)
    Bookings 017683 71885 or
    For more information contact
    Kate Lynch / 07770 53310 or
    Sue Capel / 07769 157378
    32A Market Street, Kirkby Stephen, CA17 4QW

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