Cockermouth's Daffodil Day April 4 2020
mark Cockermouth born Poet Laureate, William Wordsworth, the town will
host a celebratory Daffodil Day of events.
Saturday, April 4 2020 sees the culmination of work by the Rotary
Club of Cockermouth and other groups, with All Saints Church the focus
of many colourful events.
Cockermouth Daffodil Day is an opportunity to celebrate one of the
town's famous sons, William Wordsworth, through the legacy of his famous
poem "The Daffodils" while at the same time remembering our
Gem Town status and the new Spring.
Cockermouth has the unique advantage of being the birthplace of William
Wordsworth on 7 April 1770. He was also christened at All Saints Church
in Cockermouth on 18 January 1772 along with his younger sister Dorothy,
while they were living in Wordsworth House.