About the market
Kirkby Lonsdale Charter Market is in the picturesque setting of the Lake District and operate every Thursday between 9am and 3pm. There is a great mix and vibrancy to the market, bringing a brilliant range of local food, drink and crafts to the town. Come down and see us in the Market Square for a great shopping experience.
Kirby Lonsdale Charterhouse
We believe a market is more than just a place to shop – it’s about community and a place to meet friends, chat and reconnect. A place to experience new things together and to have fun. A place where you can find events that celebrate who we are as a nation and what we do.
Stories from the Forge
Alan and Pat Gilchrist started selling fudge on a stall at Alnwick market over 30 years ago! As their business expanded they started attending festivals and events across Europe which unfortunately meant they had to give up their stall at Alnwick Market. The...
Valerie Laycock has run The Book Lounge, an independent bookshop in Kirkby Lonsdale, since September 2018. Popular with the local community, Valerie sells new and quality recycled books of both fiction and non-fiction in a wide range of genres. Valerie had considered...
David and Gemma own D&G Sweet Treats and have only been trading for a few months. They joined Alnwick market and quickly gathered a dedicated following amongst the locals and tourists for their traditional sweets. Offering a varied selection of sweets and...
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