Kirkby Stephen and District Walkers are Welcome -winners of the Upper Eden Green Business AwardKirkby Stephen and District Walkers are Welcome won the Upper Eden Green Business Award. Their nomination read ” The enthusiasm and passion demonstrated by the team is simply inspiring, and their contribution to the economic development of the area must not be overlooked. Walking is a green business, in both the reduction of CO2, and also the impact on the environment. Walkers in Upper Eden stay longer, spend more and are great networkers who promote the area to others. This group has raised the profile of Kirkby Stephen and Upper Eden to a national level. Well done Kirby Stephen.