Archives for October 2010

Crafts for Christmas

The Craft Studio & Glass Works Newland Ulverston 10.00-5.00 Saturday & Sunday October 16th/17th Free entry Free tea and coffee Free workshops and demonstrations (ring to book a place). Handmade jewellery and glassware by Marilyn Hale Paintings by Emma Bentley Hand turned wood by John Procter Bags & shrugs by Gillian Taylor Vintage stall by […]

Where Was Stan Laurel Born?

Despite the claims being made by the town of Bishop Auckland in County Durham, Stanley Arthur Jefferson or Stan Laurel as he later became known, was born right here in Ulverston on 16th June 1890 at 3, Argyle Street.