PROGRAMME for 2020 (D) denotes the meeting will have dialect content


2020: Sat 2nd May. 2pm. CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS. Now planned for May 2021

Lowther Parish Hall, Hackthorpe, off A6 south of Penrith

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


SUNDAY 14th June. 3pm. 

CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS. Now planned for June 2021

Biennial Church Service (D)

Unitarian Chapel, Kendal


2020: Sat 19th September. 2pm. CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS. Now planned for September 2021

Athaneum, Leasgill

Speaker: Judith Shingler, Ambleside Oral History Group

‘Those were the days: Earning a crust’



Silloth Rotary Club Dialect Competitions (D). 

PLEASE NOTE The organisers hope this will go-ahead in October 2021. In 2019 the venue changed to: Christ Church, Criffel Street, Silloth,


Sat 7th November. 12.30pm. CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS. Now planned for November 2021

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 2020/21. All meetings in 2020 have been cancelled and rearranged for 2021. Please check back to see if these will go-ahead