May Events

Saturday 7th May – Eden Animal Rescue Fundraising Stall – The Cloisters, Kirkby Stephen

We are selling our usual home-made preserves, marmalade, picalilli and chutney, plus some seasonal jams when available.  We also do home baking.  Gill and Barbara look forward to see you all again soon and thank you for your continued support, which is very much appreciated, especially in these difficult times.  The stall will be open from 9.00am til 1.30 pm.

Tuesday 10th May – Eden Hearing Services – Kirkby Stephen Local Links

10 am to 12 noon. Eden Hearing Services run their clinics for anyone needing repairs or servicing to their hearing aids, here at the Local Links on the 2nd Tuesday of each month.  This service is BY APPOINTMENT ONLY – please ring Robert Bolton on 07846 512366.  Hearing aid batteries can be provided here at Local Links, free of charge, if you are registered at a doctors in Eden.  Our opening hours are Mondays and Wednesdays, 10am to 12 noon, and 1 pm to 3 pm. Please bring details of the battery size you require.

Wednesday 11th May – Howgill Harriers Kirkby Stephen 10K road race – Kirkby Stephen Grammar School Sports Hall

Junior Fun Run starts 6.30pm £1 entry.  Seniors 7pm – Affiliated entry – £5 online/£8 on the day.  Non-affiliated entry – £6 online/£10 on the day.

Route available to view on the Howgill Harriers website.

Wednesday 11th May – Open Meeting re 2022 Waitby Cup – Upper Eden Rugby Club

7.30 pm.  Don’t lose this historic competition.  6 a side village teams needed, male and female.

Saturday 14th May – Coffee Morning – Brough Sowerby Chapel

10-11.30 am. Bring and Buy Stall with proceeds towards the support of Ukrainian refugees in Cumbria.

Saturday 14th May – Scout Fundraising Sale – Newbiggin-on-Lune Village Hall

Fundraiser in aid of sending Unit 47 Scout Group to 2023 World Scout Jamboree. Begins 10.30 am.

Sunday 15th May – Brough Remote Cinema presents – Belfast – Brough Memorial Hall

A nine year old boy must chart a path towards adulthood through a world that has suddenly turned upside down.

Doors open 2.30 pm. Film starts 3.00 pm.  All tickets must be pre-booked: please phone Ailsa on 017683 42390.  Th re will be a raffle during the interval.  Please bring your own refreshments.

Thursday 19th May – Warcop Parish Hall Remote Cinema presents – King Richard (12A) – Warcop Parish Hall

A biopic starring Will Smith.  Armed with a clear vision and a brazen 78 page plan, Richard Williams is determined to write his two daughters, Venus and Serena, into history.  Training on tennis courts in Compton, California, Richard shapes the girls’ unyielding commitment and keep intuition.  Together, the Williams family defies seemingly insurmountable odds and the prevailing expectations laid before them.

Doors open 6.45 pm. Screening 7.15 pm.  Adults: £4 if booked at least 24 hours in advance or £4.50 on the door.  Children £2.50.  Refreshments available during the interval.  To book tickets in advance email [email protected]

Saturday 21st May – Brough Farmers and Artisans Market – Brough Memorial Hall

9 am to 12.30 pm.  Don’t miss it.

Tuesday 24th May – Anthony John Clarke – Kirkby Stephen Sports and Social Club

The wit and wisdom of Anthony John Clarke makes this evening, from one of the best singer songwriters we know, a shear pleasure not to be missed! Keeping music live and relevant!

Starts 7.30 pm, £12.00 tickets on the door,  Bar available.  For more info contact [email protected] or ring 017683 72123

Friday 20th May  – Kirkby Stephen Community Arts present `Herself’ (15) – Kirkby Stephen Sports and Social Club

Young mother Sandra escapes her abusive husband and fights back against a broken housing system.
7.30 pm. Adults £5 – Children (U18) £3.  So that we can ensure a safe and secure environment for our audience, we ask you to please book in advance if you can.
Book online at or call Kate on 017683 71885.  Cash or card payments can still be made at the door.