Keswick Mayor visits Packhorse Court

On Thursday as part of Keswick Tourism week the Mayor visited Packhorse Court.  Cllr Martin Pugmire went to Alexandra’s of Keswick first where he serveda customer.

He then went outside into the courtyard where he had a cup of coffee which was from The Honey Pot and served with a delicious cheese scone by Jo from The Cheese Deli.  The table and chairs were provided by Poets Interiors and the lovely floral display from Evergreens Florist.courtesy of keswick reminder alexandras on tourism daycourtesy of keswick reminder packhorse court on tourism day

The pictures are courtesy of The Keswick Reminder


Pop-up Gallery from MOS Bespoke Furniture opens tomorrow!

The MOS Bespoke Furniture Pop-up Gallery starts this Saturday! They will be on Standish Street, opposite Salsa Mexican Bistro, Keswick and next to Jingles Hair Studio.

Loads of gorgeous and interesting things will be on display made by a whole host of Cumbria artisans… from Furniture and Ceramics to Jewellery and Photography.

It is as much a surprise for us what they’ll be bringing and we are so excited and curious… Saturday can’t come soon enough. We hear they are putting on the finishing touches today…

We hope to see you there!

Alexandra’s of Keswick are now open for business!

At 10am today Alexandra’s of Keswick opened their doors in Packhorse Court. We think you’ll love their beautiful womenswear – loads of snuggly knits and pretty dresses just in time for Christmas. Also, if you haven’t heard of Cyberjammies, be sure to pop in and check them out. Really gorgeous PJ’s that just make you want to stay in bed!

Please make sure to give them a warm welcome to Packhorse Court!

Fizzy Friday opening party

This Friday, 22nd November, the shop will be open until 7pm for a launch party called ‘Fizzy Friday’. Head down between 5pm and 7pm to celebrate with the team at Alexandra’s.

Alexandra’s of Keswick opening at Packhorse soon…!

We’re really excited that popular fashion and knitwear store Alexandra’s are joining us in less than two weeks time.

You can check the store out online and browse & buy their fantastic range, including clothing from creative maritime brand Seasalt. In store they have lots on offer such as a personal shopping service, gift wrap service, and an in-store only loyalty card.

And that’s not all… there will be a launch party dubbed “Fizzy Friday” on 22nd November when the store will be open until 7pm. Details of this event are coming soon so keep your eyes peeled!

We would like to wish Alexandra’s a warm welcome… and we can’t wait to start trying on the clothes!

Keswick’s Christmas Lights Switch-On and Lumiere

The magic of Christmas comes early to Keswick this year, kicking off with festivities, lights and music as we switch on our Christmas Lights on Friday 8th November.

The lights bring some joy during the dark, cold winter months and lead the way to the highlight of our year… Christmas! Every year the switch on event is just right for getting you in the mood and reminding you not to despair, Christmas is just around the corner.

Join us in Packhorse Court at 5.30pm when we turn on the lights, and later at 7.00pm to switch on the lights at Market Square. From 1pm there is loads happening around Keswick including a Christmas Food and Gift Fayre, Christmas choirs, live broadcasting by Lakeland Radio, and more.

We’re hoping for a great turn out this year with the Fayre opening from 1pm in Market Square and an extra special Santa’s Workshop plus a visit from Santa in Packhorse Court 4.30pm – 5.15pm.

With FREE car parking in all Allerdale Borough Council car parks plus live coverage riding Lakeland Radio’s radio waves we’re looking forward to a brilliant, bustling and exciting atmosphere.