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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.

Watch this video of a drone flight above Cockermouth Castle and town by David Surtees...Go to video
Another excellent drone view from Lee Rielly.
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.

*** See our local lad Ben Stokes visit Cockermouth Cricket Club in 2017 Link

Main Street producers’ market and street entertainment - 10am to 5pm . Market Place hot food court and entertainment - 10am to 5pm Jennings Brewery beer festival - Saturday, 11am to 10pm, Sunday, noon to 4pm Coffee Kitchen Company - free grub club with Andy Walsh of The Coffee Kitchen - 3pm Saturday and Sunday Free demos in marquee
Taste Cumbria....September 22-24.
Diary Dates 2017

Cockermouth Rotary Touch a Truck Show..September 17 2017
Taste Cumbria....September 22-24.

Cockermouth Firework Display – Sunday 5th November 2017 – 6pm Memorial Gardens.
Christmas Lights Switch on Day – Sunday 19th November 2017 – 2pm – 6pm.
Taste Christmas – Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th December 2017

See live river levels online....

More events in Cockermouth

Historic data on past Cockermouth floods.

Tourist Information Centre
The Tourist Information Centre is now located in the Library Community Hub: Telephone 01900 822634
Opening times are: weekdays 10am to 4pm, Bank Holds and Saturdays 10am to 2pm.
Cockermouth library is now a one stop shop Community Hub...
New town centre map

Cockermouth is noted for its specialist shops.

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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