FORTHCOMING PROGRAMME (D) denotes the meeting will have dialect content


2019: Saturday 9th November - 12.30pm.

Torpenhow Village Hall, off A595 near Wigton

Dialect competition and Members’ Day (D)


2020: Sat 14th March. 2pm

Greenodd Village Hall

Maurice Steele: It Should Have Been Stopped (illustrated presentation)


Sat 2nd May. 2pm

Lowther Parish Hall, Hackthorpe, off A6 south of Penrith

AGM. Dr Sue Allan – Anniversaries: Robert Anderson/ John Stagg (D)


SUNDAY 14th June. 3pm

Biennial Church Service (D)

Unitarian Chapel, Kendal


2020: Sat 19th September. 2pm

Athaneum, Leasgill

Speaker: Judith Shingler, Ambleside Oral History Group

‘Those were the days: Earning a crust’


Sat 10th October. 2pm

Silloth Rotary Club Dialect Competitions (D)

PLEASE NOTE: In 2019 the venue changed to: Christ Church, Criffel Street, Silloth,


Sat 7th November. 12.30pm

Thirlmere Recreation Hall

Dialect Competition and Members’ Day (D)

Please bring a contribution of food toward the tea or lunch at each meeting.
There will also be a Bring and Buy stall and raffle.
Visitors and new members always welcome
NOTE –  November meeting starts at 12:30p.m. with communal lunch before the talk, instead of tea after, sea ye can git yam afore darknin’

For more information on our meetings, email one of our committee members: Editor Louise Green - ldslouise@btinternet.comSecretary Jean Scott-Smith - Or telephone 016973 71710.

WE'LL SEE THEE YAN TYME, MEBBE (perhaps you'll join us one day)


Programme for 2019/20

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