• 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.

Community Information

Kirkby Stephen Community and Council Centre provides information and services on behalf of the County, District and Town Councils, as well as a wide range of community support information and facilities.
Community sections

Council Services

Have Your Say

Voluntary and Community Groups

Community Buildings and Rooms

Places of Worship




Emergency Services 


Financial Services 

Farming and Animals 

Tourist Information

Upper Eden Community Plan 

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