General Election 2017: Dates, times and venues for hustings across Cumbria


A list of hustings events being held across Cumbria ahead of the General Election on June 8.

More will be added as they are announced.

If you are organising an hustings event, let us know at

When: Saturday, May 27
What: Churches Together in Brampton Hustings
Where: St Martin's Church, Front Street, Brampton
Time: 12-1.30pm

When: Wednesday, May 31
What: News & Star Hustings, in association with Heineken and the Border Reiver pub
Where: Border Reiver, Holmrook Road, Carlisle
Time: 6-8pm
Readers are invited to submit and ask questions. Email

When: Thursday, June 1
What: Carlisle Floods Hustings
Where: Crown & Mitre
Time: 7pm

When: Friday, June 2
Where: Beggar's Theatre, Millom
Time: 7pm to 9pm

When: Friday, June 2
Where: St John’s Church, Workington

When: Monday, June 5 (provisional)
What: Carlisle One World, Sustainable Carlisle and Churches Together in Carlisle
Where: University of Cumbria Learning Gateway, Carlisle
Time: 7pm to 9pm

When: Monday, June 5
What: Churches Together in Penrith
Where: United Reformed Church, Lowther Street, Penrith
Time: 7pm to 9pm (doors 6.45pm)
Questions in advance to

When: Tuesday, June 6
What: Barrow Federation of Small Businesses Hustings
Where: Furness College
Time: 6pm (doors 5.30pm)


When: Sunday, May 21
Where: St John's Church, Ambleside Road, Keswick
Time: 7pm to 9pm
Read & watch: Hustings report

When: Sunday, May 21
Where: Christ Church, Sullart Street, Cockermouth
Time: 7pm
Read & watch: Hustings report

When: Monday, May 22
What: Third Sector Question Time
Where: Rheged, Penrith
Time: 2pm to 4pm
Read & watch: Hustings report

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