Z.W. Foot & Ankle The Lake District's premier podiatry service providing routine podiatry treatments, biomechanics, paediatrics and orthotics Z.W. Foot & Ankle can be found at 8 Blackhall Yard.

Tel: 07765 514358

Relax have fun and be creative at Pandemonium Pots. Dive into a world of pottery painting, glazing and decoupage.  Help and inspiration is always given, we have stamps, stencils and transfer paper so everyone can achieve a more professional finish. Drinks are available and we have the fantastic Farrer's coffee too from our bean to cup machine.

We do catered and non catered parties for kids, adults and even hen parties. Prices start at £12.50 per head. Come and see what we can do for you, your sure to have fun.

We can even make up suitable party bags appropriate to the age of your child.

Celebrate a birth, christening, engagement, wedding, birthday or anniversary with a celebration plate.  Create your own or commission one from Pam. We also do children and baby hand and foot prints on our pots and Christmas baubles.  We also take commissions for our large decoupage figures.... come and see our deer’s head or our fantastic silver and black unicorn, suitable for unusual presents or home décor.

Tel: 01539 725640

Reticule Fabrics is home to an eclectic collection of quilting fabrics. Do drop in for a warm welcome from Jane and John to find inspiration for your current or next project; for advice or just to enjoy our colourful array of fabrics. They stock Lewis and Irene, LIberty, Makower UK, Michael Miller, Dashwood Studios and STOF. They also have DMC threads, Merchant and Mills notions and patterns, wool felting supplies and kits, ribbons, books and much, much more! Reticule Fabrics has a first-floor studio space offering tutorials and workshops. This is also available for private hire which can include the use of a suite of 6 of the latest Janome sewing machines. For current classes go to

Tel: 01539 729947

 Bumblebee Gallery is an independent art gallery, home accessories and gift shop; showcasing a diverse and ever developing range of carefully hand-picked, beautifully designed works created by over 70 talented artists and artisans from; Cumbria, Yorkshire and across Great Britain. 

We pride ourselves in searching out talented crafts people, artists and cottage businesses who create high quality pieces which are hand crafted, repurposed or fair trade. Our range includes; original art, art prints, wood ware, furniture, soft furnishings, lighting, candles, clocks, jewellery, accessories, soap, greetings cards, gift wrap and much, much more.


10 Blackhall Yard

Tel: 01539 232526

Specialist Warhammer Gaming Workshop

Tel: 0115 91 40000

Sarah Bibet Fused Glass designing and expertly making her delightful designs from her workshop and dazzling little shop, Sarah's work specialises in animals and bright woodland creates, Sarah also runs renowned weekly workshops on Tuesday & Wednesday evenings in the yard.

Tel: 01539 737357

Northern Lights Stained Glass Designing, manufacturing and restoring traditional stained glass from their shop and workshop in the Yard.  Running weekly classes in fusing, painting and leading, everything you need to make something very special.

Tel: 01539 737357

FoodNude is a vibrant Zero Waste shop in Blackhall Yard, Kendal, Cumbria.  We sell food without the plastic packaging and by weight, meaning our shoppers can buy as little or as much as they need. Everything we sell is dispensed into either a paper bag or our Customers own containers should they wish to bring them. 

Tel: 01539 722300

The 2 Sisters @ Kendal a friendly café serving homemade snacks & cakes.  Receiving fantastic reviews.  Make sure you schedule lunch or an afternoon tea on your shopping trip to the Yard. 

Tel: 01539 720589

Happy Feet are situated at the entrance to Blackhall Yard, just off the High Street on Stricklandgate.  They are Kendal's only independent women's footwear retailer.  They stock a large range of brands in sizes 3 -8/36-42, including: Merrell, Rieker, Fly London, Josef Seibel, Gabor, Crocs and many more. 

Happy Feet pride themselves on outstanding Customer Service and have been established in Blackhall Yard for over 13 years.

Tel: 01539 730066