Kendal - The Gateway to the Lakes

Just a few miles away from Littlemere is the small market town of Kendal - as well as being famous for making Mint Cake it is also a lovely town full of small shops, high street names as well as small specialist shops, sport shops, book shops and a whole array of coffee shops and cafes. The outdoor market is held on Wednesdays and Saturdays. The Local Farmers 'Made in Cumbria' Markets take place on the last Friday in the month.

On the edge of Kendal is a Morrison's Supermarket and Aldi Supermarket, There is also an Asda Superstore which offer a delivery service to Littlemere.