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 is well known for its specialty shops and many art
galleries. Pictured is the Jennings Brewery nestling beneath the
Cockermouth is noted for its specialist
shops. Also for events throughout the year check out the What's
| 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
Tourist Information Centre
Information Centre in Old Kings Arms Lane, just off the Main Street
(next to Boots): Telephone 01900 822634
town centre map