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Buttermere and Crummock
Cockermouth is just eight miles from Crummock Water and the dramatic Lakeland mountains. Cockermouth is a thriving market town with medieval and Georgian streets beneath the castle walls.
While Millers Crossing footbridge is closed for repairs, Allerdale
Borough Council is putting on a FREE hourly bus service to Cockermouth town centre and Cockermouth Hospital.
This will be trialled for one month from Monday 12 October 2015. Look out for the Ellenvale vehicle marked ‘Millers Crossing Bus’.
Cockermouth Brewery and castle
Cockermouth is well known for its specialty shops and many art galleries. Pictured is the Jennings Brewery nestling beneath the Castle walls.

Cockermouth is noted for its specialist shops. Also for events throughout the year check out the What's On area.
Diary Dates

Xmas Lights Switch-on...Sunday, November 22 2015

Late Night shopping to 8pm Thursday, December 10.

Cockermouth by Candlelights...December 11 2015.
A Giant Snow Globe will be located in Market Place.
- Father Christmas pulled in his sleigh by real reindeer will follow the Lantern Parade before heading to his Grotto next to Sainsburys.
- Vintage buses will run on a circular route from the main car parks
Taste Cumbria Christmas in Cockermouth on Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 December 2015
Latest News 2015: Shepherds Hotel to become out of town 80 beds Premier Inn

News update on the Community Hospital.

Tourist Information Centre
The Tourist Information Centre in Old Kings Arms Lane, just off the Main Street (next to Boots): Telephone 01900 822634
New town centre map

Introduction to Cockermouth Tourist Attractions Churches Arts and Crafts Lakes and Villages Places to Shop Fairtrade Directory Real Ale in Cockermouth Musical Entertainment in Cockermouth A Video Introduction to Cockermouth
Speciality Shopping in Cockermouth