Local Businesses

Below are a range of local businesses within Hesket Parish. If you would like to be included in this listing, please contact us using the contact form on this site, or by email at clerk@hesket.org.uk.

Eden Local Store and Post Office - Local grocery store and Post Office. Delivery available.

Front Street, Armathwaite. Tel: 016974 72778Facebook

The Pot Place Garden Centre - Garden centre and café.

Station Yard, Plumpton. Tel: 017688 85500. Email:info@thepotplace.co.uk. Website:thepotplace.co.uk.

Cumbria Curiosity Shop -

Antiques and Collectables.

Unit 2, High Hesket Business Park, A6. Tel: 077190 70399  Facebook


Duke's Head Public House

Front Street, Armathwaite, CA4 9PB. Tel: 016974 72226. Email: dukesheadarmathwaite@hotmail.com. Facebook

Fox and Pheasant Public House

Armathwaite, CA4 9PY. Tel: 016974 72162. Email: thefoxandpheasantarmathwaite@hotmail.com. Website:foxandpheasantarmathwaite.co.uk.

Globe Inn

Calthwaite, CA11 9QT. Tel: 017688 85238. Email: info@globecalthwaite.co.uk. Website:globecalthwaite.co.uk.

The Pot Place Garden Centre - Garden centre and café.

Station Yard, Plumpton. Tel: 017688 85500. Email:info@thepotplace.co.uk. Website: thepotplace.co.uk

Rose and Crown Public House - Takeaway's available

Low Hesket, Carlisle, CA4 0HG. Tel: 016974 73346Facebook

Salutation Inn Public House

High Hesket, Carlisle, CA4 0HS. Tel: 077890 01882.



Swainsons Cowan - 01786 862 455


Karl Hodgson - Low Hesket, 07919 436 374

Craig Kendal - Armathwaite 07774 985 139

Alcohol: Gin - Traditional. Gin and fruit flavoured gins. Gillian Gibson, Southwaite. Free delivery. 07834 338 752.

Cakes: The Little Tin Kitchen, Cumwhinton. Delivers cakes, also Christmas bags, including Christmas loaf and mince pies, order through Facebook

Chocolate: Freedom Chocolate, Sarah Wood, High Hesket. sarah@freedomchocolate.co.uk

Eggs: Daphne, Low Hesket, 01697 473 614. £1 per dozen or £2.50 per tray.

Fruit & Veg: Pattersons Fruit and Veg - www.pattersonsfruitandveg.co.uk, Old Ski Warehouse, Longtown, 01461 800 626. Delivery available.


  • Lamb boxes - Dalveen Flock, Low Hesket, 07876 172 103.
  • Beef boxes, also lamb and pork. Contact Tom Redmayne on Facebook
  • Christmas turkeys, Thomas Gibson, Southwaite, 07766 739 371

Milk: Esk Dairy, Longtown. Deliveries - 01228 792 439.

Pies: Pie Demand, Carlisle. Deliveries free for orders over £12, 01228 739 940.


  • Memory boxes, blankets and gift. Amee Freeman, Old Town. Order through Facebook
  • Crochet blankets, throws, cushions etc. Carol Rimm, Southwaite. Order through Facebook 
  • The Speckled Hen, Greetings cards, children's books and gift. Sarah Kendal, Low Hesket, 07876 172 103. Facebook
  • Madebysheenholden. Personalised gift including mugs, coasters, candles. Order through Facebook
  • Scented gift,warmers and wax melts. Sarah Robinson, High Hesket, 07704 413 478.
  • Hiddencrafts. Handmade gifts. Lorraine. Order through Facebook
  • Darceys at Lanercosts with Lynda. Fabric photo boards and gifts. Delivery available, order through Facebook


  • Christmas wreaths, Sarah Kendall, Low Hesket. 07876 172 193
  • Perfect Christmas Trees, Thiefside, 07889 227 882

Avon: Sheena Holden. For orders see Facebook page

Blaze Beauty: High Hesket, gift vouchers available. For details, see Facebook page

Timeless Hair & Beauty: Katie Louise Irving, Low Hesket, gift vouchers available. For details see Facebook page

Tropic Skincare: Suzanne Pollock, Low Hesket. Website: tropicskincare.com/suzannepollock


Hesket Kennels and Cattery: On the A6, at Old Town. Open over lockdown. 01967 473 272.




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