Supporters

Sponsors

Thank you to all our sponsors who give their support to ensure the success of the festival.

Bookends
Cumbria County Council's Library Service
Carlisle Cathedral
Cumbria Life
Carlisle City Council
Architects Plus
Crown & Mitre Hotel
The Cumberland
Dodd Murray Limited
University of Cumbria
Kierweb
Ashwood Design Associates
Dodd & Co
Darren Harper

Festival Partners

Borderlines Book Festival has been developed through partnership working between public and private enterprise by

Bookends
Cumbria County Council's Library Service
Tullie House
Carlisle Cathedral

Borderlines is a not-for-profit organisation – every penny goes back into the festival – and has a fully constituted steering group.

The steering group members are:

  • Chair: Gwenda Matthews (Bookends Carlisle)
  • Vice Chair: Helen Towers (Cumbria Library Service)
  • Treasurer: Carolyn White (Cumbria Library Service)
  • Secretary: Anna Smalley (Tullie House Museum & Gallery)
  • Helen Weston (Carlisle Cathedral)
  • Penny Bradshaw (University of Cumbria)
  • Barrie Day
  • Serena Field
  • Dolly Daniels
  • Jenny Banks
  • Darren Harper

Media Partners

The festival is held in association with Cumbria Life, our media partner.

Cumbria Life


The festival is indebted to all our sponsors and supporters, and of course, our superb group of volunteers.

If you feel you would like to help in any way, please email us at borderlinescarlisle@gmail.com.

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Borderlines Book Festival is a not-for-profit organisation that has been developed through partnership working between public and private enterprise.
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