Holme Parish Council

Local Events

Weekly Coffee Morning

Coffee morning - Holme Parish hall

Location: Holme Parish Hall
Every Thursday from 10.00 to 12.00. £1.00
Bric-a-brac Stall and library


Holme Parish Hall

Bookings: Sinead Scott 01524 781878
Chairman: Pat Fell 01524 781977
Details of events on display on Village Hall Notice Board

Holme social club

Tel: 01524 781936
Sunday to Thursday 8.00pm to 11.00pm
Friday & Saturday: 8.00pm to 12.00pm

Useful Contacts

Emergency Services - Police, Ambulance, Fire & Coastguard

Emergency: 999


Tel: 0800 555 111
Website: https://www.cumbria.police.uk/Contact-us/Contact-us.aspx

Gas or Carbon Monoxide Emergency

Emergency: 0800 111 999
Website: http://www2.nationalgrid.com/uk/safety/

Electric Emergencies

National Grid: 0800 40 40 90
Website : http://www2.nationalgrid.com/UK/Safety/Electricity/

Water or Waste Water

Emergency : 0345 6723 723
Website: http://www.unitedutilities.com/emergencies.aspx
(Check the website to see if the problem has already been notified to United Utilities)


Floodline : Tel : Call 0345 988 1188
Web : https://www.gov.uk/help-during-flood


Park View – Milnthorpe : 01539 715555 (Branch surgery at Carnforth)
Make appointments/order repeat medication, review your medical summary http://www.parkviewsurgery.org.uk/

Stoneleigh –  Milnthorpe: 015395 63307

Out of Hours Number : (CHOC) 111 (Non Emergencies) In an emergency dial 999


Voluntary Car Scheme – for trips to doctors, hospitals and other care services in Cumbria : Managed by Holme Voluntary Car Scheme: 01524 781650 or 07751 694977 or email mildwaterj@gmail.com
Hospital Transport : NHS Patient Services Helpline 0845 850 1166


Contact: 0300 303 2992 or https://www.cumbria.gov.uk/roads-transport/highways-pavements/reporting-problem-on-highway/reportingproblemswithstreetsorhighways.asp

To report any problems you come across on the roads or with street lights

Swan Watch (To report injured or dead swans)

Contact: Sue Wragg 01524 781758

Church Services

Holy Trinity Church : (Church of England)

Vicar: Rev. Graham Burrows 01524 781210 Email vicarburtonholme@btinternet.com
Church Wardens: Mr Neville Pereira: 01524 782075
Please see dates and times in The Parish Newsletter both for Holme AND for Burton
Recent sermons can be listened to at www.buzzsprout.com/61440

Christ The King ( Milnthorpe)

Contact: Lynne Gibbons: 01524 781564
Please check times with contact.

Our Lady of Lourdes (Arnside)

Contact: Lynne Gibbons: 01524 781564
Please check times with contact.

County Services

County Councillor : Cllr R Bingham
Home address: The Smithy , Ackenthwaite, Milnthorpe, Cumbria  LA7 7DH
Phone: 015395 63694
Email: roger.bingham@cumbria.gov.uk

Cumbria County Council Website: https://www.cumbria.gov.uk/

Library Services

Mon 1400-1800
Tues Closed
Wed 1400-1800
Thur Closed
Fri 1000-1300 1400-1700
Sat 1000-1230

Times are subject to change for up to date opening times phone 015395 63040 or website http://www.cumbria.gov.uk/libraries/locations/miln_lib.asp
Library in the Holme Parish Hall: Open every Thursday morning during the coffee morning.


Holme community school

Tel no : 01524 781205
Website : http://www.holmeschool.cumbria.sch.uk/

Dallam School / Community college

Tel : 015395 65165
Website : http://www.dallam.eu/

District Council Services

South Lakeland District Council

District Councillors :-

Cllr R Bingham
Home address: The Smithy , Ackenthwaite, Milnthorpe, Cumbria : LA7 7DH
Phone: 015395 63694
Email: r.bingham@southlakeland.gov.uk

Cllr T Harvey
Home Address : Clocktower, 20 Beetham Road, Milnthorpe, Cumbria LA7 7QR
Phone:07769 705307

Cllr B Cooper
Home address:
Email: b.cooper@southlakeland.gov.uk

South Lakeland District Council
Phone: 01539 733 333
Website : http://www.southlakeland.gov.uk/


Bin Collections

To find out your next collection date please click on the following link http://www.southlakeland.gov.uk/bins-and-recycling/collection-calendar/

Local Services In Holme

Garage: E. & D.E. Towers: 015247 81321

Parish Newsletter: Medwin or Molly Sherriff: 01524 781665

Holme Post Office & News : Tel : 781485
Paper Shop Opening Hours:
Monday. Tuesday, Thursday & Friday: 06.30 -13.00 & 14:00 – 17.30
Wednesday: 06.30 – 12.30
Saturday: 07.00 – 12.30
Sunday & Bank Holidays: 08.00 – 11.00

Post Office Section opens at 09.00 Monday to Saturday

Limetree Stores Tel : 07342 699 829
Open 7 days a week; Mon – Fri 7.30am-8pm Sat 8.30am – 7.30pm Sun 10am – 4pm

The Smithy Inn
Food served all week except Mondays for more information click here http://www.smithyinn.co.uk/

Holme Social Club
1 Springfield, Station Rd, Holme
Tel: 01524 781936
Open 8pm – 11pm

Voluntary Car Scheme

Available for journeys to the doctors, dentist, hospital appointments. Please call 01524 781650 or 07751 694977 or email mildwaterj@gmail.com



Age UK South Lakeland

Gentle Exercise Class

Contact: Age UK South Lakeland 01539 728180
Location: Holme Parish Hall
Time: Wednesday 11.00am – Midday
Cost: £1.50 per session

Men Together

Contact: Age UK South Lakeland 01539 728180
Location: The Smithy Inn, Holme
Time: 4th Thursday of each month.

Holme Lunch Club

Contact: Age UK South Lakeland 01539 728180
Location: Smithy Inn, Holme
Time: 2nd Friday of every month

For more information about AgeUK and what they can help you with please click this link http://www.ageuk.org.uk/southlakeland/

Groups for Pre-Schoolers and Babies

Holme Playgroup & Toddlers

Contact: Gemma Looker 07884001747
Location: Holme Parish Hall
Time: Monday: 10.00 am to 12 noon (runs during school holidays, closed on a bank holiday)
Cost: 0-6 months 50p, 7-12 months £1.00, 12 months + £2.50 per child. Additional siblings 50p

Includes tea and coffee for adults, snack and a drink for the children.

Holy Trinity Baby & Toddler Group
Contact: Ruth Graves  01524 781024 or Julie Burrows 01524 781210
Location: Holy Trinity Church (Ellen Turner Room)
Time: Fridays, 9.30-11.30am, runs all year
Cost: £1.50 per family (first visit free!)
Includes fresh brewed coffee, tea and biscuits for the adults, healthy snacks for the children.

Groups for 5 - 18 year olds

Beavers, Scouts and Venture Scouts

Contact: Richard Hirst: 01524 781719
Location: Parish Hall
Time: Beavers (age 6-8): Wednesday 6.00pm to 7.15pm 
           Scouts (age 10-14): Wednesday: 6.30pm – 8.00 p.m 
           Explorer Scouts (age 14-18): Wednesday: 8.00 – 9.30pm


Contact: Richard Hirst: 01524 781719
Location: Parish Hall
Time: Tuesday 6.00pm – 7.30 p.m. (term time)


Location: Parish Hall
Time: Monday: 6.00 to 7.30 pm (term time)

Active Groups

Burton Fell Walkers

Contact: Clive Horsford

First Sunday – Half day walks 5+ miles
Third Saturday – All day walks 8+ miles
Fourth Wednesday: Easier -5 mile walks
Location: Meet at Burton Memorial Hall

For more information including start times please visit Burton Fell Walkers Website:http://fellwalkers.burtonweb.org.uk/viewpage.php?page_id=1

Holme Cricket Club


Location: Cricket field behind the Primary School

Time:Practice Night: Tuesday: 6.30 pm
Matches start at 2.00 pm every Saturday throughout the summer commencing in May.

Holme Crown Green Bowling Club

Contacts: Chairman: Mike Fell 01524 781977
Secretary: Ian Hayton 01524 782324
Location: Bowling Green behind the Primary School
Time: Open end March to early October.

Kendal & District League Matches: Tuesday & Thursday: 7.00 p.m.

Westmorland Seniors League: Monday afternoon: 2.00 p.m.
South Lakes Rural League: Friday: 7.00 p.m.
Morecambe League: Wednesday: 7.00 p.m.

Annual Subscription: Adults –  £30.00, Juniors – £15.00  Family – £75.00

Visitors Welcome: £2.00 per session.

Burton Tennis Club

Contact: Graham Brady 07887 397 153
Location: Behind the Royal Hotel in Burton in Kendal
Time: Website http://www.burtontennisclub.co.uk/home

Holme Grown Allotment Association (HGAS)
Contact: Lesley Martin 
Deborah Bellaby 
Holme & District Local History Society

Contact: Via their website
Location: Burton in Kendal Memorial Hall
Time: 3rd Monday of every month at 7.30pm

Women's Groups

Mothers Union

Branch Leader: Dorothy Thornton 01524 781641
Treasurer: Edna Chew:
Secretary: Sue Wragg:
Church Rooms: 1st Tuesday in month. 2.00 p.m.

Holme Women's Institute

Contact: Jill Smith: 01524 781804
Location: Parish Hall
Time: 2nd Tuesday in month (except August): 7.30 p.m.