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South Lakes Talking Newspaper Association

Contact Us


one of our speaker players with a USB stick and notes for our volunteers

South Lakes Talking Newspaper Association


Registered Charity No. 701548



The Talking Newspaper Studio

Stricklandgate Methodist Church

Burneside Road

Kendal LA9 4RL.


For more information, please contact:


JOHN BARKER (Chairman)



IAN HOYLE (Registrar)



The South Lakes Talking Newspaper Association is funded entirely by donations, and staffed by volunteers. If you would like to donate to support our charity it would be very much appreciated.


Useful Links


Sight Advice

Assistance for people in the South Lakes area of Cumbria who have sight loss.Our aim is to enable visually impaired people to maintain their independence.

The Bradbury Centre,116 Highgate,Kendal,Cumbria LA9 4HE. Telephone: 01539 769055.

Web site


Adult Social Care

c/o Cumbria County Council,County Hall, Kendal. Telephone: 01539 713821


Royal National Institute of Blind People

For everyone affected by sight loss.Whether you're losing your sight or you're blind or partially sighted, practical & emotional support can help you face the future with confidence.

Web site


AgeUK South Lakeland

General assistance aimed at helping people to stay independent,to be safe at home and to keep fit, and providing social opportunities.

11 Finkle Street,Kendal, LA9 4AB. Helpline: 030 300 30003

Web site


Calibre Audio Library

Telephone 01296 432339 Web site

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