Membership of the Society costs £10 per annum and includes admission to all meetings and to the summer walks. Admission of non-members to individual meetings is permitted at a charge of £3.

Members receive free of charge the Society’s Journal, published three times per annum in April, August and December.

Publications, transcripts and other material in the Society’s archives can be borrowed by members wishing to carry out further research. Contact the General Secretary for details.

The Society is a member of the Cumbria Local History Federation. Details of the federation, its programme and those of member groups can be found on the web site