Windermere Winter Lights

Our Sponsors

We are very grateful to all of our sponsors, who have generously donated to make the Christmas lights possible, please try and support these businesses who support our towns:

Angel Inn

Arlington Developments Ltd

Aqua Graphic Design

Badger Press 

Barnes Joiners 

Bargain Booze

Beaumont Electrical Services Ltd

Beaumont House

Bodega Bar


Bowness Beauty

Brackens of Bowness

Brambles Tea Room

Brookside Inn 

Brysons of Keswick

Butterworth's Deli

Burn How Hotel

Cafe Italia 

Carters Chemist 

Cedar Gallery

Cedar Manor

Chestnut Road Garage

Chocolate Crescent

Clayton's Butchers

Cookhouse Gallery

Coppice Guest House

Coral Bookmakers

Corner Shop 

Crescent Cards

Cumbrian Cottages

Cumberland Building society

Dale Project Management 


Fat Olives

Gallery 2

Georgina & Marra

Gina Ricci

Gina Ricci to Country

Hackney & Leigh 

Hartley Tool Hire

Heart of The Lakes

Helm Godfrey

Holly-wood Guest House

Huttons Chocolates

Hyltons Restaurant


Joanna's Quarry Rigg Bowness 


Lakes Hotel 

Lakes Supertours



Lakes Aquarium

Lakeland Electricity

Lakeside Hotel & Spa


Laura Ashley

Lazy Daisy's

Lindeth Howe

Lindeth Fell

Linthwaite House Hotel

Lonsdale Galleries 

Maggie King


Matthews Benjamin

Merewood Country House Hotel

Mr Bob Lord

Munch Windermere 

Musgraves Hardware

Nail and Beauty Salon, Bowness

North South gallery 

Oakhill Vets 

Picnic Cabin, Bowness 

Pretty Things Boutique 

Queens Head Hotel


Red Gecko


Royalty Cinema

Scarlett Ribbon 

Shiptons & Co


Storrs Gate House

Sykes Cottage Holidays

The Edge of The World

The Hen House

The Hair Lounge

The Old England Hotel & Spa

The Old Laundry

The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction

Thompson Hayton Winkley


Villa Positano Restaurant

Village Inn


World of Crystal Gifts & Collectables

Wild Boar Inn

Windermere Business Centre

Windermere Wine Stores

Windermere Lake Cruises

You & Me Bowness 









We would like to thank the following for their generous grants;

  • CCC Neighbourhood Forum
  • Windermere & Bowness Chamber of Trade
  • Windermere Town Council
  • Robert Hughes Ltd
  • Windermere Taverners
  • Lakeland Limited
  • The Hadfield Trust
  • Ambleside & Windermere Round Table
  • United Utilities Community Fund

We are grateful to Windermere Lake Cruises for sponsoring our Santa Cruise and to The Old Laundry at the The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction for kindly supplying the Box Office service and along with the Cruise Entertainment.

The Police, Windermere Fire Service, St John Ambulance, Windermere Taverners, Round Table, Windermere First Responders, traders and residents are invaluable with the street collectinos and marshaling of the parade and our sincere thanks go to them.

We are grateful to Windermere and Ambleside Lions for organizing the firework display, Paul Dean for the PA system, H Armer & Sons for the generator and Hartley Hire for the BBQ's and Mr Dixon.

Many thanks go to W McClure Ltd for storing our lights and to Beaumont Electrical Services for their voluntary work with installation and maintenance of the lights.

Last but by no means least a BIG THANK YOU to Father Chrtismas and his helpers for making time to come and visit us in Windermere and Bowness.