Mayoral welcome by Cllr Guy Tirvengadum, Mayor of Kendal and the official opening ceremony of the 1st Kendal Unity Festival will take place at 10:00 am at the Abbot Hall Park, Kendal. A fun family festival with an important message will be coming to Kendal on 23 June 2018. The Kendal Unity Festival celebrates the strengths and di
Abbot Hall Park
South Lakeland Interfaith Forum is set up by local residents who wish to exchange dialogue through faith and build bridges across communities. Perhaps in this increasingly diverse world we live in followers of all faiths and none can share inspiration and learn from one another.
Providing a wide range of opportunities for you to improve your wellbeing and support others including…
• Peer Support Groups
• One to One Peer Support
• Massage for Relaxation
At Kendal Unity Festival we will be:
The SVP stall will be one with plenty of information about its work for those in need with an emphasis on what we do locally and Social Justice.
Our Mini Vinnies group of Dean Gibson children will be offering activities from mid morning to mid afternoon. These will include Guess the Name of the Teddy Bear and games on Equality and Diversity themes.
Kendal Community Theatre is a professionally directed theatre company. Productions take place all over Kendal and beyond and range from: street theatre A Passion for Kendal to stage plays Lady Anne Clifford ~ a Woman Cast Out & Oh what a Lovely War to Kendal Yarns Festival of New Plays to BBC Radio Cumbria broadcasts, tours of Retirement Homes and Music Hall.
Kendal Organ Donor Town was founded by Cllr Chris Hogg when he became Mayor of Kendal in May 2015 announcing that his aim was to sign up 1000 new registrations on the organ donor register. Cllr Rachael Hogg received her first kidney transplant in July 1990. In February 2016 Chris donated his kidney to Rachael.