Alston Live Festival 19th and 20th July 2024


Friday’s events take place in Alston Town Hall and Saturday’s events are in St. Augustin’s Church at lunchtime and Alston Town HallĀ on Saturday afternoon and evening.

By road, Alston can be reached from the M6 at Penrith via the A689 and from Carlisle or Newcastle via the A69 and the A686. From Scotch Corner on the A1M, the route to Alston is via Barnard Castle and the B6277, passing through beautiful Upper Teesdale. There are limited bus services to Alston, please visitĀ Westmorland and Furness Council’s website for bus timetables. The nearest railway stations are:

The C2C cycle route comes through Alston and includes the exhilerating ride over Hartside Pass when coming from the West.

And if you still need convincing why you should visit Alston for our festival check out the Alston Moor Flickr pages!