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Pop-up Planetarium @ Alston

Fifty years ago the first people walked on the Moon. Discover the epic story behind this historic moment as we screen ‘CAPCOM GO! The Apollo Story’ in our immersive planetarium dome.

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KURE KURE/FARAWAY Anna Mudeka

Anna tells stories from her childhood in a free Zimbabwe – about the influence of her grandmother and the difficult decision to leave and pursue her dream as an artist in the UK.


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Alan Hinkes

After a successful visit in May, we're delighted to welcome back legendary mountaineer Alan Hinkes to Alston Town Hall.

As Alan has countless stories to tell of his exploits and adventures, this evening is most definately NOT a repeat of his previous talk in Alston.


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Celtic Christmas Strings

Maire Ni Chathasaigh & Chris Newman

There’s something magical about harps, and particularly at Christmas, though Máire and Chris’ alchemy on Irish harp and guitar creates a very special magic at all times.


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Celtic Christmas Strings

Maire Ni Chathasaigh & Chris Newman

There’s something magical about harps, and particularly at Christmas, though Máire and Chris’ alchemy on Irish harp and guitar creates a very special magic at all times.


Read More

Alan Hinkes

After a successful visit in May, we're delighted to welcome back legendary mountaineer Alan Hinkes to Alston Town Hall.

As Alan has countless stories to tell of his exploits and adventures, this evening is most definately NOT a repeat of his previous talk in Alston.


Read More

KURE KURE/FARAWAY Anna Mudeka

Anna tells stories from her childhood in a free Zimbabwe – about the influence of her grandmother and the difficult decision to leave and pursue her dream as an artist in the UK.


Read More

Pop-up Planetarium @ Alston

Fifty years ago the first people walked on the Moon. Discover the epic story behind this historic moment as we screen ‘CAPCOM GO! The Apollo Story’ in our immersive planetarium dome.

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The Witches of Alston Moor

The History of Witchcraft on Alston Moor with demonstrations and performance pieces. Doors open at 7pm and the event begins at 7.30pm.

Find out what what Witches believed, who was accused and how were they punished. What was the Witches mark and do witches dolls actually have power. Also, who were the local Witches and what did they do?


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V2 Presents IAMARAVER

DJ CAMMY  GARY MCF  
//Charlie Alpha//Biggie D//
//DJPJ//Turbo Thomson

presale tickets £8
door entry £10

9pm - 12.30am

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Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.

Now Alston Moor has it's own group as previously travelling to Penrith, Carlisle or Hexham was necessary.


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Alston Makers' Market

Each 1st Saturday in the month, 11am – 3pm

Browse and buy a varied selection of gifts and crafts, all produced on Alston Moor by talented local people. Goods on offer include jams and preserves, plants, greeting cards, jewellery, leather goods and much more.

Upstairs in the main hall, free entry.

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Meet the Neighbours

Come along to the Town Hall and meet your neighbours!! Who are all these people who haven't long moved in and who are the people who have been her for years/all their lives. You might be surprised and you will definately have fun!!! Bar/tea/coffee. and music - loads of musicians from all over the Moor!!

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Alston Town Hall,
Front Street,
Alston,
Cumbria,
CA9 3RF.
Tel. 01434 382244

Library opening times
Monday 10am - 3pm
Tuesday 10am - 5pm
Wednesday 10am - 3pm
Thursday 10am - 3pm
Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 3pm
Sunday Closed

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Alston Town Hall - Events - Past & Present