Welcome to the Broughton-in-Furness Website






Southern Gateway to the English Lake District


Accountants | Activity Center | Bakery & cafe | Banks | Bed & Breakfast | Building Services | Butchers | Cafe & Guest House | Computers | Craft Shop/Crafts | Dairyman | Electrician | Energy saving | Engineering | Filling Station | Garages | Garden Center | Health | Heating & Plumbing | Hotel /Restaurants | Information Center | Joinery | Joinery & Plumbing | Kennels/Cattery | Outdoor Sports Goods | Painters & Decorators | Post Office & Shop | Public Houses | Restaurant | Self Catering Accommodation | Solicitors | Technical Consultants | Toys/Playground Equipment | Travel agent | 4x4 Tuition



Bryan Redhead and Co

Brian Redhead
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David R. Winch

David Winch
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Activity Center

The Kepplewray Center

Peter Fox
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A fully inclusive Holiday, Activity and Education Centre for mixed ability groups and families.

Bakery & Café

Broughton Village Bakery & Cafe
Prince's Street
Allan & Emma Rayden
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Home baked breads, special breads, cakes, and pies.


Barclays Bank PLC

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Bed & Breakfast

Dower House

Rozanne Nicols
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Delightful Victorian country house in secluded grounds. Lovely views. Comfortable, spacious accommodation with private bathrooms & sitting rooms. Elegant dining room with woodburner. Games room.

Grocers Cottage

Janet Proctor

Located in the centre of the village close to all local amenities.  It has recently been refurbished to a high standard throughout.  The comfortable accommodation provides 1 double and 1 twin bedded room both with TV & Tea/Coffee making facilities.  Bathroom has a shower over the bath.  A very pleasant upstairs residents lounge with beautiful views of the Duddon Estuary.


Ralph & Jane Blain
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B&B Accommodation in 19th Century country house set in woodland garden in heart of beautiful Duddon Valley - Hillwalking and Mountaincraft instruction available.

Oak Bank

Susan & Ray Batten
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Secluded out-of-town accommodation in the peaceful Duddon Valley

Building Services

Erik Ashcroft
The Ghyll, Hawthwaite, Broughton in Furness.

Erik Ashcroft
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New building, alterations and renovation work undertaken


Melville Tyson

Ian Tyson
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Local Lamb, Beef and Pork. Also well stocked Grocers, Greengrocers and Off-licence

Café & Guest House

The Square Café

Carol Johnston
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Family run Café & Guest House. Traditional home cooking, friendly welcome to all. discount for 3 or more nights.


Dale Computers

Tony Farrell
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PC Systems, Repairs & Upgrades, Networks, Web Design.

Reids Computers

Robert Reid
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Computer Systems & peripheral Retailer, Computer Repairs.

Craft Shop/Crafts

The Broughton Craft Shop

John Fletcher
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Delightful shop/studio showing a wide range of quality craftwork.  The owner can also be seen making his distinctive and unique collection of polished slate and silver jewellery. (Click here for more info)

Cumbrian Wool

Michaela Hoggarth
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Cumbrian Wool is a self help group set up to produce woolen products from natural undyed Lakeland wool.


A E & E Garnett

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Fresh Milk, Cream, Ice Cream, Eggs, Yoghurts, Potatoes, Crisps, Biscuits, etc.. Delivered daily to your doorstep.


Erik Ashcroft, Electrical Contractor
The Gyhll, Hawthwaite, Broughton in Furness

Erik Ashcroft
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New Installations & Rewiring

Mark Barrow Electrical

Mark Barrow
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Rewires, Showers, Additional points, Security Lighting, Economy 7 heating. No job too small. Free estimates

Energy Saving

T.A. Oils

Magnetic products to assist cars, lorries, motor bikes, etc., and central heating use less fuel. Economic and enviromentally friendly


C.S.M. Engineering Services

Ian Page
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Precision and General Engineering. Specialist in miniature steam locomotives, traction engines, railway equipment, vintage machinery restoration.

Rumic Ltd.
Rumic Ltd, Long lane, Dalton-in-Furness, Cumbria.  LA13 0PF

Roger Chapman

Robotic & Sub Sea Engineers.

Filling Station

E & D Lancaster

Janet & Howard Procter
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Calor Gas, Coal, Paraffin, Milk, Sandwiches, General Hardware, Electrical Fittings, Bouncy Castle - Pay a visit and see.


Harry Rhodes

Harry Rhodes
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Motor Body Repairs. Insurance and Private work undertaken.

Station Road Garage

Ken Todd
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Repairs & overhauls, tyre and battery service, wheel balancing. Petrol, diesel and lubricants.

Garden Centre

Foxfield Garden Centre

Alan Benson
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Large selection of top quality plants. Open Tues - Sun 9.30 - 5.00 all year. Located on Foxfield to Grizebeck Road.

Bush green cottage garden & Nursery

Claire & Dick Palmer
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A family run traditional nursery growing hardy perennials and cottage garden plants.  The owner is a working head gardner and qualified arborist.  Nursery open weekends and Bank holidays, March-September.


Lakeland Scents
Ash House, Thwaites, Millom, LA18 5HY
Mary Jardine
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Energy healing, Indian head massage, Reflexology, Aromatherapy and Chakric reading. May help painful or chronic conditions. Children a speciality.

Rothwell Hypnotherapy
Appleseeds, 59 Market Street, Ulverston.
Keith Rothwell
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Hypnotherapy can help with emotional or habit problems such as smoking, weight problems, phobias, anxiety, panic attacks, relaxation, confidence, exam/test nerves etc.

T. A. Oils

Sir Alec Jardine
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Fuel saving and pain saving magnotherapy.

Pitcain Ltd.

Graham Pitts
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Personal Care Products without animal testing or toxins.  Nutrition and dietary supplements for chronic conditions.  Stop Smoking Programme.  Knee rebuilding a speciality.

Heating & Plumbing

Graeme McWilliam

Graeme McWilliam
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Corgi Registered Engineer - Gas - Oil - LPG. Water Consultancy - Plumbing.

Derek Southward

Heating Services and Plumbing, Boiler Servicing. Corgi Registered Engineer.



High Cross Inn

Chris Burgess
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Hotel, Restaurant, Bar with outstanding natural view of the Duddon Valley and Estuary. Excellent food, and beer garden. Large car park

The Old Kings Head Hotel

Gary McClure
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A family hotel specialising in providing a large variety of freshly prepared dishes at reasonable prices. 6 letting bedrooms. Children & dogs welcome.

Information Centre

Broughton Information Centre
The Square, Broughton in Furness, LA20 6JF

Caroline Owen
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Services Available : Accommodation Booking Service - Book A Bed Ahead - Holiday Information - Fishing Licences - Maps - Guided Books - Souvenirs - Stamps - Post Cards


Eric Rhodes

Eric Rhodes
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All types of Joinery work undertaken, including purpose made windows, doors, staircases, etc. Made and fitted or supply only.

Joinery & Plumbing

Peter Warwick - Joiner & Plumbing Contractor

Peter or Enid
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Spunham Boarding Kennels amd Cattery

Marea Fox
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Situated in seven acres of the beautiful Whicham Valley. Every care taken to keep dogs and cats fit and happy. "The kennels that care".

Outdoor Sports & Goods

Mountain Center

Ian Lockwood
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Free advice on the choice of equipment for :
Mountaineering, Climbing, Canoeing, Skiing, Camping, Walking, Cycling, Windsurfing, Snowboarding.
Bottled gas supplier and hardware.

Painters & Decorators

T. J. Hazeldine

T.J. Hazeldine
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Painter & Decorator

Elsa Spofforth

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Interior Stylist, Special paint Effects, Stencil Design, Painted Furniture.

Post Office & Shop

Newsagent & Post Office

Tony & Joanna Pridmore
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Post Office, Newsagent, Books and Gift Shop.

Public House

Blacksmith's Arms

M. Blackburn
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Historic Local Pub.  Quality home cooked meals 12-2 & 6-9.  Families Welcome.  2 miles from broughton in the beautiful Lickle Valley.

The Manor Arms
The Square, Broughton in Furness, LA20 6HF

David & Christine Varty
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Free House with reputation for good real ale. Frequent guest beers, snacks all day, families welcome. Bed & Breakfast, all rooms en-suite.

The Newfield Inn
Seathwaite, Duddon Valley, LA20 6ED

Paul & Alwyn Batten
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Visit this famous sixteenth century inn situated in Wordsworth's favourite valley. Traditional ales and bar meals with superb views. 6 miles from Broughton in Furness. Accommodation available.

Prince of Wales

Stuart & Lynda Johnson
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Ever changing guest beers, including beers from Tigertops and Foxfield breweries.  Accommodation from July 2001.  Brewery on premises.

Alex & Dale

Delightful 16th century coaching inn, family run. Good home cooked food and comfortable en-suite accommdation.  Open log fire and a warm welcome all year round.


Beswicks Restaurant

Christine Roe
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Quality Restaurant, French in Style

Self Catering Accommodation

Cooksons Cottages

David Lewthwaite
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Whitewashed Cottages out in the Country with breathtaking views of the Duddon Estuary and the fells.  Sleeps 2-5 persons.  Lots of lovely walks.

Dower House

Rozanne Nichols
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Delightful Victorian country house in large secluded grounds. We offer either self-catering or bed & breakfast accommodation.  Comfortable, spacious rooms, lovely views and use of garden.

Fox Glove Cottage

Self Catering Holiday Cottage.

Ring House Cottages
Woodland, Broughton in Furness, LA20 6DG

Stuart & Linda Harrison
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Explore undiscovered Woodland Valley. Our five delightful farmhouse cottages are set amongst woods, meadowland and fells. A safe and tranquil playground for young and old alike.

Alan, Peggie & Bev. Ellwood

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Wallabarra Rare Breeds. Holiday Cottage - sleeps 4. Birds and wildlife in plenty - conservationists. Short walks, long walks, climbing: Pub 5 minutes walk away.

The Cottage
Bank End, Broughton-in-Furness LA20 6DR.

Keith Rothwell

Delightful 18th Century cottage in lovely setting.  Open fire, spring water, overlooks fells, original oak beams.  Sleeps 4.

Seathwaite Lodge

John & Gail Batten
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Seathwaite Lodge is situated next to the Newfield Inn.  The house is a spacious barn conversion with modern facilities.  This three bathroom, five bedroom house comfortably sleeps eleven.

Manor Farm Caravan

E. Garnet
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Brand new luxurious static caravan on dairy farm on outskirts of the village.  Full gas central heating and UPVC double glazing.  Sleeps 6.  All linen towels and gas/electric included.  Garden, children's play area and small shop.  Available all year.


Thomas Butler & Son

John Ilett
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General legal practice

Technical Consultants

Peter Cockshott Associates

Peter Cockshott
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Technical Consultancy in sensors and related technologies. Optical and fibre-optic sensors. R&D Project Management

Toys / Playground Equipment

Lakeland Activity Toys

Jan Nicholson
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Retailer, Outdoor Play and Playground Equipment. Ride on Tractors. Adult Trampolines. Baby Jogger Pushchairs. Hire of Bouncing Castle. Roller Coaster/Trampoline. Small Camping / Caravan site.

Travel Agent

Travel On

Karen Forrester
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Cruises, Rail, Ferries, Aussie Specialist, British Holidays, Discount air fairs, Passport Agency, Inclusive Package Holidays, City Breaks. Our reputation is travelling far and wide

4x4 Tuition

Lakeland Explorer

Kevin Howarth
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4x4 Off Road tours with tuition.




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