Death notices

TAYLOR. Jack Thomas. — Tragically, on Monday, 31st May, Jack, of Stainton, Penrith, aged 19 years. Adored eldest son of Alan and Joanne, loving brother and best friend of Josh, treasured grandson of Tom and Malvina Harrison, and Joyce and the late John Taylor, much loved nephew of Stephen, Tracey, Frank, Mandy and Linda, amazing cousin of Luke, Chloe, Emma and Ben, and a great friend to many. Funeral service at St. Andrew’s Church, Penrith, on Friday, 11th June, at 1pm, followed by interment at Penrith Cemetery. For those wishing to pay their respects, the cortege will leave the family home at 12-35pm, and will travel down through Stainton to the Rheged junction. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Jack, which will be divided between The Great North Air Ambulance and The Anaphylaxis Campaign (any cheques made payable to the charities), may be left at the service, or can be sent c/o Walker’s Funeral Directors, Tynefield House, Penrith, CA11 8HY

BROTHERTON. — Peacefully, at Preston House, Glenrothes, Fife, on Monday, 31st May, 2021, Mollie (nee Bottomley), aged 88 years. Beloved wife of the late Ralph, much loved mother of Ian, Ann and Karen, also a loving granny and great-grandmother. Funeral service will take place at Kirkcaldy Crematorium


Diamond wedding 

MALVERN. Reg and Dorothy. — Congratulations, dad and mam, on your diamond wedding anniversary 10th June, 2021. — Love from Keith and Sue, Ken and Jean, Kath and Sharon.

MALVERN. Reg and Dorothy. — Congratulations, grandad and grandma. — Love from Craig and Kerrie, David, Ryanna and Robbie and great-grandson James.



Gibbons Chartered Accountants – Contact Mark Stanger, Russell Thwaites or Tony Hindmoor for a free, no obligation initial consultation. Lakeland Office 2 Europe Way, Cockermouth. Tel 01900 822162.

Carpet cleaning

CUMBRIA CARPET & UPHOLSTERY CLEANING. Commercial and domestic, fully trained and insured. All work done to the highest standard. – For a free quote contact Graham Airey, 017687 71414 / 07738 474544.

Chimney services

CHIMNEY SWEEP, NEIL BEATY — HETAS and Stove servicing registered. 10 years experience, CCTV camera available. — 017687 79085 / 07835 976030.


28 Main Street, Keswick, 017687 74844.
A wealth of experience in all types of floorcoverings, domestic and contract work undertaken. Massive selection of carpets/vinyls and laminate flooring. Professional and friendly service — Email: [email protected]


Walts Gardening Services Grass Cutting, Hedge Cutting, Small Tree Pruning, Strimming & Leaf Blowing. Tel: 07909 966955.

N O R T H L A K E S G R O U N D W O R K S . General Landscaping and Fencing. Tel: 07926 870225. [email protected]

Dreams Landscapes. Covering all aspects of garden works from fortnightly lawn mowing to full garden makeover.
Tel: 017687 76535.
Mobile: 07711 897183.
Email: [email protected]

Legal services

Oglethorpe & Broatch solicitors. 6 Borrowdale Road, Keswick. Call 72125.

Painting and decorating

B.E.DECOR Painting and Decorating. Internal and External. High Quality, Reliable, Professional. 017687 85120 or 079086 40607. www.

TOM MATTINSON – Painting and decorating, interior and exterior, fully qualified. Tel: 017687 90053. mob: 07971530178.

Pet services

GOING ON HOLIDAY? Experienced house/animal sitter, has vacancies this
summer, can provide references and CRB checked. — Please contact 017684 86189 or 07544 747544.


Plumbing services

NEED A PLUMBER? Tel 01768 842604.

Telephone 07963 334925


DESIGN, PRINT, FINISHING AND DIGITAL COPYING McKanes Printers, 1 Southey Yard, Southey Street, Keswick CA12 4EF Tel: 017687 80574 Email: [email protected]

Property maintenance

SB Property Maintenance & Handyman Services. Block paving, decking, fencing, guttering, Joinery, plumbing, tiling, laminate flooring & painting & decorating. Small jobs welcome & all guaranteed. Phone Stu, 07879332374 Special rates for O.A.Ps.


Slate products

LAKELAND Slate Co. Quality memorials, worktops, hearths and signs. — 017687 74695.

Tree services

PRECISION TREE SERVICES – Delivering a professional service in all aspects of Tree Care and Stump Grinding. Certified and insured. Please contact Paul Livesey: 24hr 07730276279, Office 017687 80558. All work is carried out to BS3998 standard.

DERWENT CHARCOAL & TREE SERVICES All aspects of tree work undertaken. Tree surgery, tree stump grinding, fully qualified and insured, free quotations. Not V.A.T. registered, reliable and tidy.

Tel: 017687 75288 07763 311030

Windows, doors and conservatories

KESWICK SUPERGLAZE, superior quality PVCu windows, doors and conservatories. Free estimates. — Phone Craig, Keswick 74268.

KESWICK WINDOWS for high quality UPVC windows – doors – conservatories. — Tel: Kevin Pepper 017687 75614 or 07801 365 073.


Accommodation wanted

RETIRED couple looking to buy permanent three to four bedroom home, garden, parking, in Keswick, Rogerfield, Springs Road areas or quiet area. Email [email protected] or 07884 144 397.

Land wanted

Any odd shaped land or garden with vehicle access considered. Tel. 07543 541122.

Items wanted

Military items, Jewellery, gold, silver and costume. Old vintage and antique items. Vinyl records etc
at Keswick Collectables 18 St John’s Street 017687 74928. MOB: 07963 334925.

For sale

HARD WOOD LOGS (Sandyriggs Nursery), GOOD QUALITY. Free delivery, fast service. — Tel. 016973 44275 or mobile 07768 440813.

BEDS. A wide selection of beds, bedroom furniture, headboards and rugs. The chosen supplier for many holiday lets, Floorchoice, 28 Main Street, Keswick (above Joules). — Tel: 017687 7484

LADY’S and gent’s bikes, large frame, £50 each. — Please call 07724 405955

We are still open for same day or next day deliveries. Washers/Dryers/Fridge Freezers/ Cookers/Ovens and lots more. PACKHORSE STEEL LTD
Tel: 017687 74709. Email: [email protected]


Eggs and poultry

GRASS-REARED pheasant poults, from July onwards, £3.85 each. – Tel. 07884 39895


RAY’S SCHOOL OF MOTORING. Car and trailer tuition. Funding available for farmers. Tel. (01524) 762692.


MERCEDES Vito 109 CDI van, 2008, 153,000. Few dings and things; rear diff needs attention. Priced to sell
£1k. – Tel. 07584 251352


Public notices

Registered Number 31141R

Held online on Tuesday 22nd June 2021 at 7:30pm
To attend email [email protected] by Friday 18th June 2021
All are welcome


Keswick Red Squirrel Group
Please help us to protect our red squirrel population:
If you see a grey squirrel in the Keswick area please let us know on
[email protected] with a grid reference or as much location detail as possible. Thank you!

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