• A vibrant community with a self sufficient identity.
  • Cobbled yards, quaint corners and interesting shops.
  • A traditional market town of historic buildings.
  • An ideal stop off point for any journey.
  • Breathtaking views in every direction.
  • The River Eden, carving its way through Kirkby Stephen, on route to the Solway Firth.

Kirkby Stephen is fortunate in the range of voluntary organisations and community groups which are active in the area and open to local residents.

Please click on the links below to take you to more information about particular kinds of groups:

Children and Youth Groups

Special Interest Groups 

Social Groups 

Sports Groups