Kirkgate would like to thank its many volunteers and individual donors whose financial and in-kind support is invaluable to its work. We are also grateful for the Government’s Gift Aid scheme.

If you are an organisation, business or individual who would like to make a donation or discuss ways of supporting Kirkgate into the future, please contact us HERE, subscribe to our mailing list HERE, make a donation HERE or for more information on how to join our Friends HERE.

Thank you.


With thanks to:

All players of the National Lottery

The Lord Egremont

Friends of Kirkgate


Ainsworth Trust

Alchemy Foundation

Allerdale Borough Council

Association for Business Sponsorship of the Arts

Barclays Business Centre

Billy Bowman’s Music Shop

British Coal Open Cast

British Gas

British Steel

British Telecom (through the Civic Trust)

C. H. Jeffries Ltd.

Chase Charity

Cockermouth and District Civic Trust

Cockermouth Chamber of Trade

Cockermouth Lions Club

Cockermouth Round Table

Cockermouth Town Council

Cumbria County Council

David Eve

Dowager Lady Egremont & The Egremont Trust

English Heritage

Ernest Cook Trust

European Regional Development Fund

Firns of Cockermouth

Foundation for Sport and the Arts

Friends of the Lake District

Jennings Bros PLC

Johnstons Quantity Surveyors

Keys to Kirkgate

Leslie Cleeland


Marchon Employees Charity Fund

Mitchells Auction Co.

Mrs A le R.White

National Lottery Fund (through The Arts Council of England)

Northern Arts

Pilgrim Trust

PJ & B Colley

Royal Institute of British Architects

Rural Development Commission

Sellafield Charity Snowball fund

Slater Trust

Sponsors Club

TSB Foundation

W. McKnight Bell