ARTS & CRAFTS
The atmosphere, history and landscape of the area will inspire you! Maddy Prior of
Steeleye Span offers weekend courses in her renovated ‘Stones Barn’. The local organic
resource centre and Border Reivers Activities group also have a full calendar of
art and craft activities.
The Buccleuch Centre at Langholm (9 miles) is the premiere music and arts venue in
the area and offers weekly entertainment, including comedy, drama, film, dance and
all kinds of music!. For forthcoming events see http://www.buccleuchcentre.com/
BORDER REIVER ACTIVITIES
Tel: 01228 577219/308
Local group providing activities including
spinning, photography and dry stone walling.
LOW LUCKENS ORGANIC RESOURCE CENTRE
Low Luckens Organics, Low Luckens, Roweltown,
Carlisle CA6 6LJ
Tel: 016977 48331
Centre runs an innovative and exciting variety of events. Learn the skill of making
rag rugs and willow baskets. Attend a natural dye workshop or embroider the flora
and fauna at an experimental embroidery workshop. Full calendar of events available
upon request. Booking essential.
Roweltown, Carlisle, Cumbria CA6 6LA Tel: Maddy Prior 016977 48424
Weekend courses held at Stones Barn for singing, music, painting
and other arts subjects. Typical courses include ‘The History of Comedy: Ventriloquism’,
a wine weekend and Arthurian weekend with the ‘Brittania’ re-enactment group. Run
by Maddy Prior of ‘Steeleye Span’.