Welcome to Ulverston. A delightful and historic market town only a few miles from Windermere. The town has a number of festivals every year, independent shops, an indoor Market Hall which is open 5 days per week. The Market Hall is home to the recently opened Visitor Information Point which is staffed by friendly volunteers Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
The town hosts a street market on Thursday and Saturday. Sir John Barrow Monument on Hoad Hill above the town, is open every Sunday from Easter until the end of October from 1 - 5, and throughout bank holiday weekends.
The town council has 18 volunteer, unpaid councillors who meet at a full council meeting on the third Monday of every month (exept August) at 7pm. Everybody is welcome to come along.