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About Appleby and the local Area.


Appleby is a unique town. You can find out more here.





Appleby Art Links.

The Appleby Hub
https://www.right2work.org.uk › appleby-hub
Appleby Hub is a community centre in the heart of Appleby. It is run by local charity, The Oaklea Trust, which operates across the north of England supporting communities and individuals. The Hub cafe is open Wed-Sat 10:00-15:00 – serving hearty wholesome artisan food based around local produce. The Hub also is a vibrant showcase for local artists, hosts art courses and craft
workshops as well as yoga classes.

Castle Fine Arts Gallery and Art Shop
Castle Fine Arts is an artist studio, gallery and artist materials shop. The Artist, Mark Hilsden, undertakes house portrait commissions, gives classes and hand makes pigments from local stones.

Courtyard Café
Housed in a 17th century Granary, Courtyard Gallery has a changing display of original paintings and original prints, which can be viewed in a relaxed atmosphere. Coffee, tea and home made cakes can be enjoyed whilst browsing.

The Arts Society Appleby
This local organization sponsors monthly lectures on different artists. Lectures are held in the Market Hall in Appleby at 11am. Each lecture lasts approximately 1 hour with coffee served from 10.15 to 10.45

Lights, Camera, Appleby!
Appleby Remote Cinema Scheme is a non-profit organization run by volunteers that show at least ten films a year in Appleby’s town hall. Tickets are sold at the Appleby tourist office and at the Courtyard café. For an additional fee you can also purchase the dinner that is themed to the film. Appleby Remote Cinema is part of Eden Art's rural touring Cinema scheme.

Highlights Rural Touring Scheme
Highlights connects over 65 venues, an army of volunteers, and an ever-growing list of artists bringing great arts to rural areas, filling village halls with music, dance, theatre and storytelling. Highlights is supported by the National Rural Touring Forum and work in partnership with ArtsOutWest.