History of Lindal & Marton

A village community at the heart of Furness


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Furness Business Directory

Directory of businesses that are based in Lindal & Marton, and Furness-based businesses that provide a product or service directly to Lindal & Marton residents:

Advertise your Furness-based business on this page free of charge.

A1 Cars Barrow LtdA1 Cars Barrow Ltd

We are a 24 Hour Taxi, Private Hire & Courier Service offering you a safe and reliable value for money service. We have a fleet of vehicles from 1 to 8 seats. Our drivers are always on hand to assist you in every way that they can to make your journey as comfortable as possible.

For quick and easy reference, why not put us in your mobile phone directory  01229 83-83-83 and 01229 433-334. Please visit our website at http://www.838383.co.uk/

Bread and Butter Theatre CompanyBread and Butter Theatre Company

The Bread and Butter Theatre Company was set up by Garry and Melanie Gifford to provide colourful and original street theatre, corporate entertainment, circus skills and drama workshops for people of all ages.  Garry has performed for clients across the UK and the world, but nothing can compete with the Buccleuch Hall in Lindal!

If you would like to find out more about the company and the work we do please visit our website at www.breadandbuttertheatre.co.uk

Cumbrian Energy Assessors

Cumbrian Energy Assessors are a fully qualified, independent and certified company providing Home Information Packs (HIP) and Domestic Energy Performance Certificates (EPC).

The company is based in Barrow-in-Furness, and provides services throughout Cumbria and Lancashire.

Tel: 01229 834377   Email: sales@cumbrianenergyassessors.co.uk   Website: www.cumbrianenergyassessors.co.uk

TexacoDalemount Filling Station, Askam-in-Furness

Visit the shop for newspapers, magazines, videos, DVDs, tobacco, confectionery, lottery, off-license, food, toys, fancy goods, cards and wraps. Cash machine available during shop opening hours.

Shop open 6am to 9pm Mon to Sat, and 8am to 8pm Sun.

Telephone: 01229 462203.

Dalton Airport Services Ltd

Travelling to Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, Glasgow, Newcastle. Cost from only £95 per couple return. Parties of up to 8 can be taken.

Telephone: Mr N List on 01229 466743.

DARE community dance classesDARE Community Dance Classes

Dare danceDARE is an award-winning artist-led initiative developing dance through projects at both community and professional level. DARE works in partnership with Arts Council England, Cumbria County Council and Barrow Borough Council to bring a variety of dance styles to a wide range of participants.

DARE offers a progression route in dance for all ages and special opportunities to participate and perform in U.Dance Festivals (Youth Dance England) across Cumbria and the North West. DARE can offer one-off taster sessions or courses.

Current projects include:

  • Intergenerational Projects for families and communities
  • Mature Movers (aged 55+)
  • Community Dance Classes for all ages (Forum twenty-eight & Buccleuch Hall, Lindal)
  • Performance Events: Community Dance Shows and Schools Dance Festivals
  • School Dance Residencies (Cross-Curricula and Multi-Cultural dance workshops)
  • Love Barrow Big Dance Challenge
  • Training in movement play and cross-curricula work for Teachers and Play Leaders
  • Vitality, Health and Well-being retreats in Experiential Anatomy and Somatics

Contact details: DARE DANCE, Studio 5, The Nan Tait Centre, Abbey Road, Barrow in Furness. Cumbria.  LA14 1LG

Tel: 01229 833228   Email: director@daredance.org.uk   Website: www.daredance.org.uk

Dreamscenes Decorators

We are a local, family company that has been built on recommendation. All work is carried out in a professional manner, minimising the upheaval when decorating your home. We are forward thinking yet traditionally trained, and are dedicated to producing the highest quality finish.

If you would like further information regarding our services, contact Val or Graham.

Telephone: 01229 834977
Mobile: 07790 569147
E-mail: dreamscenes@dsl.pipex.com

Dreamscenes Quality Painting & Decorating, Barrow-in-Furness

Eco Extreme Clean

Quite simply put, "exists to excel in cleaning carpets, upholstery & general house cleaning".

For a free quote call Rob on 07988772588 or 01229 465366.

Elemental Garden Landscapes

All aspects of garden landscaping including natural walling, ponds & waterfalls, patios, lawns, steps, decking, pruning, and planting. Portfolio of past projects. Professional and dependable. Click here to see photos of our work.
2 High Duddon Close
LA16 7EW
Contact: Alan Stapf
Telephone: 01229 462752
Mobile: 07986 340979
E-mail: alan@rail64.freeserve.co.uk


James Lamb Motor Vehicle Services

James Lamb completed an apprenticeship as a motor vehicle mechanic in 2002. He qualified as a master technician at DSG Vauxhall in Barrow in Furness before successfully completing a foundation degree in motor sports at Myerscough College in Preston in 2006. He then joined the Fluid Motor Sport racing team in Suffolk. He built and prepared numerous race cars for the team and progressed to head mechanic in the Formula 3 division. He took the team to success in the Formula 3 Dellara National Class in 2008.

Specialisms: VW, Porsche and Classic Fords

  • MOT preparation
  • Engine rebuilds and repair
  • Servicing of all makes of vehicle
  • Welding and body repairs
  • Tyre fitting and wheel balancing
  • Battery testing and replacement

The Old Sawmills, Lindal-in Furness, LA12 0LB

Website: www.jameslambmvs.co.uk
Phone: 07752 077554

Kurly's Unisex Hairdressing Salon


9:30 - 4:30 (+OAPs)
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Kurly's unisex hairdressing salon, Lindal-in-FurnessSarah Kelly
Yorkshire House
36 The Green

01229 465343
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See also our history article on Yorkshire House.

Lake District Farmers

Lake District Farmers supplies Herdwick Lamb, Herdwick Mutton, Beef & Veal sourced direct from farms within Cumbria to independent Butchers, Hotels, and Fine Dining Restaurants throughout the UK.

Having built up an enviable customer base from their Lindal offices, including some of the finest restaurants in the UK such as Gordon Ramsay @ Claridges, Simon Rogan’s L’Enclume and Richard Branson’s Babylon @ The Roof Gardens, to name but a few, the Directors, Uncle and Nephew team, Steve Winward and Dan Austin put their success down to quality traditional farming and an excellent customer service.

Diamond Buildings,
Pennington Lane,
Lindal (behind Browns Meats)

Website: www.lakedistrictfarmers.co.uk
Phone: 01229 588299
E-mail: lakedistrictfarmers@live.com

EMJAY AssociatesMJ Associates (UK) Ltd

MJ Associates (UK) Ltd is a Lindal based Company trading under the names EMJAY Associates and Property Board Services. The services we offer include light transport of goods locally and nationwide and the provision of property boards for estate agents and private clients. In addition we can offer a professional graphic design service based on many years of successful collaboration with publishers for the production of book covers and publicity materials using Apple Mac systems and Quark Express software.

For transport and property boards contact Mike on 01229 433270 Mob. 078 666 34932 or boards@fsmail.net. For graphic design contact Ray on 01229 462200 or ray@emjay.net1.co.uk.

Nice Touch Nails by JoanneNice Touch Nails

Welcome to Nice Touch Nails!

Nice Touch Nails is run by Joanne, a qualified and experienced nail technician offering her services such as nail extensions and nail art to the residents of:

  • Dalton
  • Barrow-in-Furness
  • Ulverston
  • South Lakes and Cumbria

In need of beautiful wedding nails? That's our area of expertise. We guarantee that you will be at your most beautiful during your special day.

Joanne is passionate about her craft and is dedicated to keeping her customers happy, and has built up her reputation by providing high quality, long lasting and strong nail enhancements which are tailor made for the needs of the individual client. Competitive rates guaranteed!

Joanne has state of the art technology to ensure your nails look gorgeous, 24/7! She is also happy to give advice on the most suitable nail art for you, or you can design your own if you choose.

She is also happy to travel throughout Cumbria for wedding nails (a small fee is chargeable for travel expenses).

The salon also offers easy parking if you prefer to have your treatment here. Your complete satisfaction is guaranteed!

Website: www.nicetouchnails.com
Telephone: 01229 463491
Mobile: 07933535970
E-mail: jo@nicetouchnails.com

North Country Wills

North Country Wills can assist in protecting your family’s assets.  We provide estate planning services (including will writing, inheritance tax planning and powers of attorney) in the comfort of your own home at times to suit you with free consultations.
For further information, please contact Janette on 015394 41188 or David on 015395 52038, or visit our website www.northcountrywills.co.uk

Orchard Cottage

Orchard Cottage Orchard Cottage is secluded and set in open countryside adjoining the owners' home. Beyond the cottage garden, the property enjoys panoramic views of the local countryside and the distant Lakeland fells. Orchard Cottage is less than a mile past Lindal's Candal Factory.

"We loved the sunny mornings in the cottage and the cosy nights by the fire! You made us feel among friends and we looked  forward to returning each evening after the days adventures. You've created a very special environment to which we will  certainly return."

Sleeps 2/3 

Website: www.orchardcottageulverston.co.uk
Telephone: 01229 463591
E-mail: jenny@orchardcottageulverston.co.uk


Beautiful unique glass and crystal bead jewellery by Snozzy:

  • Bracelets
  • Necklaces
  • Sun catchers
  • Bag Charms
  • Spectacle chains

Ideal as special occasion gifts, birthdays, Christmas, or just to say ‘I love you’.
Prices range from £2.50 to £8.50 + postage and packing (where required).
Gift wrapping also available from £1.00 per item.

To enquire and find out more, please contact Gail Brinkworth-Hughes on 01229 466959 or e-mail gailbh@btinternet.com


Urswick Airport ServicesUrswick Airport Services

For all your business and holiday travel to and from the airports. Prices from £90 return. Friendly reliable service.

Telephone or Fax: 01229 465045
E-mail: mikegill@urswickcabs.fsnet.co.uk

Wax Lyrical Factory Shop and Cafe

Wax Lyrical (formerly Colony Gift Corporation) factory shop on the south side of Lindal selling scented candles, candle holders, artificial flowers, vases, greetings cards, and other gifts. Cafe with homemade food, popular with locals and tourists.

Conditions for free business advertising

We can advertise your business on this page free of charge, including product information, photos, drawings, logos etc. Normal conditions of acceptance are that you should be based in Lindal & Marton, or else you should be a Furness-based business that delivers a product or service directly to Lindal & Marton residents. Please e-mail us your request for consideration.