Stan Laurel – Ulverston

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Stan's Home: Stan Laurel was born in Ulverston, Cumbria on 16th June 1890 at his grand parents’ house at 3 Argyle Street. The property is still there to this day…

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The Hoad Monument – Ulverston
The Hoad monument is a memorial to Sir John Barrow who was born in Ulverston in 1795. The Hoad monument in Ulverston was built in 1850 from local limestone and funded by local subscription.

The Hoad Monument – Ulverston

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The Hoad monument is a memorial to Sir John Barrow who was born in Ulverston in 1795. Built in 1850 from local limestone it was funded by local subscription. The…

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Manjushri Kadampa Meditation Centre
Temple for World Peace

Manjushri Kadampa Meditation Centre

Manjushri Kadampa Meditation CentreTravel two miles south of Ulverston, along the A5087 and you will see the dramatic Victorian Gothic mansion that is Conishead Priory.It sits on a site originally…

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Sir John Barrow – Ulverston

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Sir John Barrow was born in Ulverston, Cumbria in 1764. He was the son of a journeyman tanner. His birthplace is this small cottage at Dragley Beck in Ulverston which…

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Ulverston – Another Fine Town
The Hoad Monument, with views over Morecambe Bay and the Lake District

Ulverston – Another Fine Town

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Ulverston - Another Fine Town: With its cobbled streets and fascinating history, Ulverston is a great place to visit and full of surprises. Visitors come from far and wide to…

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Accommodation for Manjushri KMC

Accommodation for Manjushri KMCThe centre at Conishead Priory is an internationally renowned centre for meditation.Everyone is welcome to enjoy a peaceful environment or join in many programmes offered.Additionally, here at…

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LoKi Strikes Again

Loki's Urban Gallery LokI, the mystery artist who has been likened to the world-famous graffiti specialist Banksy, has struck again in Ulverston. Two years ago, LoKi placed a series of…

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