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Cakes and Ale Cafe
17 - 19 Castle Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 8SY
01228 544560

Carlisle Library
11 Globe Lane, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 8NX
01228 227321

Crown and Mitre Hotel
4 English Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 8HZ
01228 525491

Stanwix Theatre
Tarraby Lane, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 9AY
01228 400356

Tithe Barn
West Walls, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 8UF
01228 521982

Tullie House
Castle Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 8TP
01228 618718

Borderlines Book Festival has been developed through partnership working between public and private enterprise. The three partners are: Bookends of Carlisle; Cumbria County Council’s Library Service and Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery Trust.

Bookends Cumbria County Council's Library Service Tullie House

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