The Old Courthouse Renovations

We are making some big changes over the next few weeks.

A new porch to be installed on the side of the building and levelling of floors to make us far more accessible to all visitors.

Updating a small room into a business hub/meeting space.

A terrace on the front to allow for seating and access.

Re-grading the car park

To find out more - click here.



The Exhibit ‘A’ Gallery

1st - 31st March


A celebration of The Old Courthouse building throughout its history - school, magistrates court, library and now a fantastic community resource.

Lots of pictures from the past, artwork, poetry and information.

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Spring is on the way!

Need some helpful gardening advice and information?

Come along to our friendly Gardening Group

Thurs 28th March


Everyone welcome


For more info.

Art Workshop with

Jennie Ashmore

13th April 2019

Places limited - click here for more info.


Open Afternoon

The Old Courthouse, Shap

Saturday 23rd March  

2 – 4.00pm

Special Guest: David Plant who will reminisce about his policing days in the Shap area in the 1960’s and ’70s

Come to look at photos, share memories and have tea and cake!

The exhibition ‘Changes’ is open until the end of March

(usual opening times).

Do call in and have a look and help us put names to faces - especially if you went to school there.


Admission Free  

Donations for

The Old Courthouse appreciated

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