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Christmas Lights

Christmas Lights and Town Dressing

The council spends a minimum of £20,000 per annum on the towns Christmas Lights. This is the cost of putting them up and down and maintaining them. Last year the council spent an additional 5,000 on extending the lights and was supported in this by donations from some shopkeepers and the Ulverston Traders Association. The council also puts up the bunting which stays up from Carnival Day in July to the end of Charter Festival.

The Ulverston Traders Association pay for all the costs associated with putting the Christmas tree up at the Market Cross, and also arrange for the nativity scene to be on display.

In 2016 the town council work with the BID (Business Improvement district) to replace all of the infrastructure for the lights together with the lights themselves. It was agreed that all of the lights would be white icicle, with white lights on the tree and two large cross pieces at either end of New Market Street. The general view of the community was that it looked extremely attractive.

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Annual Town Meeting

Annual Town Meeting

The Annual Town meeting took place on 16th May at the Red Rose Club. The Mayor of Ulverston Cllr Bob Brown gave awards from his fundraising for the year to representatives from: Ulverston in Bloom, Ulverston Disabled Club. North West Blood Bikes, St Mary’s Hospice, Duddon and Furness Mountain Rescue, Ulverston Town Band and Ulverston… Continue Reading

Ulverston Open Gardens 25th and 26th June

Ulverston Open Gardens 25th and 26th June

We are pleased to announce that Ulverston Open Gardens is back on this year, on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th June. Come along and visit 15 beautiful and interesting gardens! Entry is £3 which is payable on the day and allows access to all 15 gardens.     Continue Reading

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Ulverston Town Council Office
County Square
Ulverston
Cumbria
LA12 7LZ