Lakeland Book of the Year 2024 Ticket (includes lunch)


Includes lunch for one at the Castle Green Hotel in Kendal.

You can order up to four tickets below – if you would like to order more than four tickets, please contact

Please enter the name and requirements of each person attending in the relevant boxes before entering how many tickets you would like to purchase. Click ‘Add to basket’ and the tickets will be ready to purchase in your shopping cart in the top right hand corner of your screen.

The awards take place on Tuesday 9th July.


Main Course

Roast chicken, roast potatoes, sausage meat stuffing, chicken gravy


Cauliflower steak, roasted new potatoes, tomato salsa


Mango and lime cheesecake with passion fruit sorbet


Treacle tart with vanilla ice cream



Join our judges Fiona Armstrong, Eric Robson. Michael McGregor and Kathleen Jones as they reveal this year's winners.

Rachel Laverack will award the Children's Poetry Prize.

The Castle Green Hotel in Kendal will host the awards on Tuesday 9 July 2024.

Before ordering your tickets please ensure that you have made a note of each attendee's dietary requirements along with their choices for lunch.



By train: 5 minutes from Oxenholme Station. Please check here for train times. You will need to arrange transport from the station to the hotel.

By road: We would encourage all attendees to car share where possible.

From M6 Motorway – Junction 36

  • – Follow A590 towards Kendal
  • – Take exit signed ‘Kendal Historic Market Town’ – A6 Kendal South
  • – Continue along A6 Milnthorpe Road
  • – Turn right at first traffic lights onto Romney Road
  • – At roundabout, take left exit onto Lound Road
  • – Approximately 1/4 mile, turn right into Parkside Road
  • – Continue along Parkside Road (past Cricket Club)
  • – Under railway bridge to T-junction
  • – Turn left for the main hotel entrance

From M6 Motorway – Junction 37

  • – Follow A684 signs for Kendal for approximately 5 miles
  • – The hotel is the first major building on the right-hand side



There is plenty of parking on-site.