Death notices

EDMONDSON. Elizabeth. — Formerly of Low Snab. Passed away peacefully, at Millfield Residential Home, on 27th April, aged 83 years.
Beloved wife of the late Jack, loving mam of John, Val, Brenda, Peter and Bob, loving mother-in-law and granny. funeral arrangements to be confirmed.

In Memoriam

ALSTON. — Remembering Ken, who died 1st May, 2020.
No longer in our lives, but always in our hearts. Love — Elaine, family and friends.




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.

Building services

North Lakes Plastering for all your plastering requirements.
Tel: 07926 870225.

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]


HEDGELAYING and drystone walling, fully insured. – Tel. (017683) 53676 or 07845 185075

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

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]

Robinson’s Gardening Services
All jobs considered including pressure washing, leaf clearances, hedge cutting, fencing and decking, raised beds.
Please contact Sam on 07930852776.


CORRIE’S. Homecare Service. Home handy lady offers: garden maintenance, painting and decorating, small jobs and occasional cleaning. References available. No obligation quotes. Tel. 07885 503795.

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.

PAUL LODGE Painter and decorator, interior and exterior. Free estimates. – Tel. 07778 479231. Email:
[email protected]

Painter & Decorator Interior & exterior, contact Graham Airey for more information or a free estimate. References available. Telephone 07738 474544 or email [email protected]

SOPHIES PAINTING AND DECORATING interior and exterior, no job to big or small, free quotation, local friendly affordable. — Tel. 07707 803703

Picture framing

Come and see Sally at Derwent Frames, for all your picture framing requirements. Unit 7, High Hill, Keswick.
— Tel: (017687) 74244

Plumbing services

Grandmaster Flush Plumbing & Bathrooms – Contact Charlie Blakemore 07399 064195. 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.

MATT HINDE Home renovations and maintenance Kitchen and bathroom specialist Tel: 07789 512708
or visit Facebook

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.


Land wanted

Cash buyer waiting. Up to £750,000. Tel 07773 627533

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

LAND / GRAZING WANTED. Consider all sizes.
Great rent offered. Keswick/ Cockermouth/Penrith and surrounding areas. Please call (local) 07852 652877.

PROPERTY WANTED: LONG TERM, 2 bed, rental property required for smart, trustworthy lady, relocating to the area to work and live, by mid/end of May. Within 10 miles of Keswick. Ideally, Keswick, Cockermouth, Loweswater, Lorton areas.
Please email: [email protected], or text (local) 07826 848405.

Items wanted

JOINERS/ woodworker’s hand tools, quality planes, chisels, tool collections, anvils, etc. Most interesting tools considered. – Tel. John on (01768) 865921.

Keswick Collectables
18 St John’s Street, Keswick, CA12 5AS
Wanting to buy in:
* medals & old military items * jewellery, gold, silver & costume * vinyl record collections * old coins, cameras & toys * curios & knickknacks *
Try us first with any antiques, retro & vintage items
Telephone: 017687 74928
Mobile: 07963334925 or call into the shop Tuesday – Saturday

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

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]


MOBILITY SCOOTERS AND WHEELCHAIRS available for sales, service, hire and repair. Other daily living aids available to order. Please call in and discuss your requirements. Keswick Motor Company, Lake Road. – Tel. (017687) 72064.

SLATES wanted, all kinds, on or off roofs, small or large quantities. Will collect, cash paid. Also supply exchange and fit box profile sheeting. – Tel. 07769 917881.

HOME HELP wanted, Thursdays pm, 1 – 2 hours, odd jobs, no personal care required. Tel. (017687) 80392.
GARDENER wanted for Spring tidy and make over. Telephone (017687) 80392.

PETS LIFELINE urgently need homes for CATS: Bramble, tabbie tortie, two years; Sandy, ginger tom, approximately one year; Mac, fluffy ginger tom, five years. If you can help, please phone Joyce – Tel. (017687) 73723.

GRASS-REARED pheasant poults, from July onwards, £3.85 each. – Tel. 07884 39895
PAIR of Blue pekins bantams, 2020 bred. – Tel. (017683) 72222.

Renault Modus, 16 valve, silver, 1400cc, manual petrol, MOT October, 2021, full service history, 50,000 miles, one lady owner. £895 ono. – Tel. 07493 392653

Parts, Accessories and Spares
WANTED for re-conditioning 6-speed gearboxes, Vivaro/Traffic/master front wheel drive transits, mark 8 rear wheel drive, Volkswagen transporters, Volkswagen car types, most others purchased. Cash on collection. – Tel. 07766 335644.


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

Offering Enrichment Classes Sessions Via Zoom or Face To Face:
1:1 Coaching (tailored to specific needs) : £35/h
Group Coaching (Max 4 students): £20/h Get your children the grades they need to get into top universities.
Subjects include:
GCSE & A-Level Chemistry and GCSE & A Level Physics
Contact David on: [email protected]
Mobile: 07771 491827 or Tel: 01768895962


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