The Border Kirk, Carlisle

The Border Kirk, Carlisle

Denomination: Church of Scotland
Address: Chapel Street, Carlisle, CA1 1JA
Local Authority: Cumbria


Church Overview

Built 1834, altered 1979 and extended 1994. A city-centre church, the interior is arranged over two floors with halls and kitchen on the ground floor and sanctuary on the first floor. The extension provides three floors housing ecumenical One World centre, coffee lounge and Fair Trade shop. Two minutes from main ‘Lanes’ shopping area and civic centre; five minutes from the cathedral, castle and parks; ten minutes from Tullie House Museum.


11.00am every Sunday

09.50am 10-2-10 Service 2nd Sunday in the month (excluding August)

6.30pm Healing Service 2nd Sunday in the month

Opening Arrangements

Open Monday to Friday 10.00am-2.00pm

Access for partially abled     Disabled WC refreshments (Dove Cafe 10am – 3pm Wed & Fri as well as after church on Sunday)

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The Border Kirk, Carlisle


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