Latest news and events

Gourmet Nights



Our popular Gourmet Night Evenings are back! These will be held on Friday 2nd February and Saturday 3rd February at The Sun Inn  and repeated the following week on Friday 9th February and Saturday 10th February at our sister pub The Kings Arms, Stainton.


Adam, our head chef, will be working alongside guest chef Colin Akrigg as well as the rest of our team and they have put together an interesting seven course taster menu blending seasonal local Cumbrian ingredients with innovative dishes. There will be an optional wine pairing list available on the night.

Booking is essential, so please phone to reserve your table as soon as possible.

 Give us a call on 01768867055 to book a table.

Please note we are taking deposits of £10 upon booking to secure your place.


Wednesday Theme Nights



Throughout the year we are going to serving different themed menus on Wednesday Evenings.


January - Curry Nights

February - Street Food 

March - Pie Nights

April - Mediterranean Menu

May - Tex Mex Menu

June - Fish and Chip NIghts

July - Fish and Chip Nights

August - Fish and Chip Nights

September - Burger and Kebabs

October - Asian Nights

November - Winter Warmer Menu

December - Christmas Menu


Please note these may be subject to change

Fish & Chip Bingo



Due to the ever so popular Fish & Chip Bingo Nights at our sister pub we are introducing this to The Sun Inn on Thursday evenings once a month. Dates for the diary-


Thursday 11th January

Thursday 8th February

Thursday 14th March

Thursday 11th April

Thursday 9th May

Thursday 13th June

Thursday 11th July

Thursday 8th August

Thursday 12th September

Thursday 10th October

Thursday 14th November

Thursday 12th December


Tables can be booked from 6pm-8pm and the bingo will start approximately 8:30-9pm. 


Why not bring your friends and make a night of it!

Beer Festival 2024



Sunday 5th May

from 12pm


Beer, Food, Live Music


More details to follow

Country Night 2024



Saturday 28th September


We look forward to bringing back our popular Country Night again this year! An evening of food, fun and great live music! Booking is essential for this event.

Taste of Cumbria



Friday 22nd November


More details to follow

Christmas Markets



Sunday 24th November


We will be welcoming back local businesses for you to browse and buy from in the run up to Christmas. We will be serving festive food and delicious drinks throughout the day for you to enjoy.


If you would like a stall at this year's markets please get in touch!