July Events

Thursdays 4th & 18th July – Thursday People – Brough Methodist Church

10.30am to 12 noon.

Brough Memory Club has now relaunched as the Thursday People meeting at Brough Methodist Chuch again on alternate Thursdays.  This group is now for all who want to come together for a chat over tea/coffee with optional activities or crafts.

We are always ready to accept newcomers and volunteer helpers.  For more information contact Tony Taylor on 017683 42702 or [email protected]

Saturday 6th July – Scenic walk presenting Cumbria’s first coronation meadow – by Cumbria Wildlife Trust

10.30am to 6.30pm.  A scenic walk, guided or self-guided through traditional hay meadows on a traditional upland farm, presenting Cumbria’s first coronation meadow.  Refreshments available to purchase. Contact Frank Hunter, Piper Hole Farm, Ravenstonedale.  Tel: 07789 725264 or email [email protected]

Wednesday 10th July – Mini Stompers Big Splash – Frank’s Bridge, Kirkby Stephen

10.00am to 12.00pm.  Mini Stompers head to the riverside this summer for a morning of paddling play. Cost – £5 per family (1 adult and up to 3 children)

Thursdays 11th & 25th July – Upper Eden Memory Club – Kirkby Stephen Methodist Church

10.30am to 12 noon.

We continue to meet alternate Thursdays at KIrkby Stephen Methodist Church (opposite the Spar Shop), where we enjoy fellowship over tea and coffee followed by guided activities and usually end with singing some favourite songs of old.

We are always ready to accept newcomers and volunteer helpers.  For more information contact Tony Taylor on 017683 42702 or [email protected]

Friday 12th July – Kirkby Stephen Community Arts presents `Widows’ – Kirkby Stephen Sports and Social Club

Steve McQueen’s crime thriller, based on Lynda La Plante’s 1980s TV mini series

Doors open 7.00pm for 7.30pm start.  Adults £5 – Children (U18) £3.  Tickets available on the door or call Kate on 017683 71885

Friday 12th July – Brough Education Support Team presents – Bingo! – The Inn At Brough

Eyes down 7pm, for the benefit of Brough Community Primary School

Tuesday 16th July – Eden Hearing Services Drop In Session – Kirkby Stephen Local Links

Eden Hearing Services hold a drop in clinic from 10.00am to 12 noon 3rd Tuesday of every month.  Services include advice on hearing aids and specialist equipment, hearing aids cleaned and retubed, batteries supplied.

Sunday 28th July – Westmorland Dales Day – Kirkby Stephen

Buses will be available to transport people from the Railway ~Station to Kirkby Stephen Town Centre, where you will find:-

Arts & Crafts, Bread Making Demo, Silver Band, Food Market, Guided Walks, Cycle Rides, Childrens Activities, Lady Anne Clifford Play, Conservation Groups, Stainmore Railway Weekend, Guided Runs, Cumberland & Westmorland Wrestling……plus much more.

Check us out at www.westmorlanddalesday.org, not online? Visit the Upper Eden Visitor Centre or call 017683 71199.