Kendal College at KL&GC

Cinderella- a new adaptation Kendal College Performing Arts Students at The Box Theatre and On Tour Box Performances – Monday 30th November at 1.30pm & 6pm Tuesday 1st December at 10am 1.30pm Thursday 3rd December 7.30pm Tickets - 01539 814634 £5 /4 (Running Time 60 minutes) Audience Recommendation: All Ages Synopsis: Cinderella sleeps in the kitchen and works night and day watched over by her mean step sisters, Thisun and Thatun and her step mum. But she’s foun… Read More

Posted: November 23, 2015


Office available to Rent

Adjacent to the youth centre is a purpose built large office space over two floors with good light and river views. The space is self-contained with toilet, kitchen area, storage cupboards and gas central heating. For more information contact Liz Cornford on 0774 518 7524. Read More

Posted: November 9, 2015


Much needed boost for the Kendal Lads & Girls Club

Kendal Lads & Girls Club is today celebrating the news that it has received a £9,350.00 funding boost from SITA Trust to 'Install a New Boiler and to upgrade the Heating / Hot water System at the Kendal Lads & Girls Club'. The current boiler is old, it is not very efficient and spare parts are becoming difficult to find. The current boiler is situated at one end of the building so struggles to get hot water around all extremities. The plan is to install two new boilers which will have zones t… Read More

Posted: November 5, 2015


Skate Jam & Open Day

On Saturday 27th June a Skate Event was held at the Kendal Lads & Girls Club where Rubicon held competitions for BMX, Scooters and Skate boarders through out the day. A good turn out meant lots of prizes were won and a great time was had by all. Also during the day, Richard Rhodes the Cumbria Police & Crime Commissioner visited the youth centre to see what was on offer for young people in the South Lakes. The High Sheriff of Cumbria Sam Rayner and Brian Ferguson the first youth leader at … Read More

Posted: July 16, 2015


50th Anniversary Celebration Charity Dinner

On 23rd March 2015, exactly 50 years after the land at Beezon Fields was purchased to build the youth centre the Kendal Lads & Girls Club held a charity dinner at Kendal College Restaurant. This was to celebrate the many activities that have taken place over the last 6 decades and highlight the The achievements of all those who have kept the youth centre open for business, meeting the needs of young people for over 50 years. On the night lovely four course meal was prepared and served by … Read More

Posted: June 12, 2015


New Committee Members Urgently Needed

The Kendal Lads & Girls Club are looking for people interested in supporting the Youth Center by joining the management committee. The committee meets 4 times a year to discuss the running and maintenance of the Youth Center. We are looking for people who are passionate about ensuring the provision of services for young people living in Kendal. for more information please contact Liz Cornford lizcornford@youngcumbria.org.uk Read More

Posted: February 1, 2014


New facility now available at Kendal Lads & Girls Club

The Kendal Lads & Girls Club now hosts a self-contained meeting or training room. It has both kitchen and toilet facilities contained within the space and if needed a second break out space for group work. The facility also contains access to the usual meeting room needs, projector, wipe board, board room tables and chairs. The venue is close to town centre and has off road car parking. Read More

Posted: January 22, 2014


Sandcastle Water Park

41 young people attended a trip to Sandcastle Water Park, Blackpool during October half term and enjoyed 6 hours in the park. On the way home we took in the Blackpool illuminations which was the first time for many of the group. Read More

Posted: December 2, 2013


Half Term Blast

The delivery of the programme during October half term was a trail. The initial feedback from young people was that the programme on the whole was a success. Transport was supplied which enabled 10 young people from Sedbergh to access the activities held at the youth centre and use the skate park which was the big draw for this group. Going forward, for February half term we will be looking to provide more transport to collect young people from other areas in the South Lakes. Read More

Posted: December 2, 2013


National Citizen Scheme was delivered at the Kendal Lads & Girls Club this summer

Young Cumbria facilitated 3 groups (36 young people) as part of the government initiative the National Citizenship Service. The groups spent one week at Outward Bound in Aberdovey, one week with Young Cumbria staying at Arnside Youth Hostel, during the week they spent time looking at budgeting, drugs & alcohol, road safety with Cumbria fire and rescue and looking at future aspirations for employment. As part of their volunteering during this project the groups moved 2 tonne of chip bark ar… Read More

Posted: October 24, 2013