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Cockermouth Brewery and castle
Cockermouth is well known for its speciality shops and many art galleries. Pictured is the Jennings Brewery nestling beneath the Castle walls.
The Tourist Information Centre is now located in the Library Community Hub: Telephone 01900 822634.
The website is maintained by Cockermouth based Dave Siddall. If you wish to promote your business or to report any errors..please contact dave@lakestay.co.uk.

2021-22 Events

The Buttermere flyer is back

The Lake District Park Authority has obtained grant funding and are planning to run a Buttermere shuttle bus service to last year from Cockermouth to Buttermere through the school summer holidays. Details of timetables to be announced shortly.

Queen's 70th Jubilee...The town is planning possible celebratory events such as a Picnic on Sunday June 5 in the Memorial Gardens with Mechanics Band to play and Fair ground rides.

Saturday, July 30 2022...Cockermouth Agricultural Show.

Each Fridays: a Country Market is held in the United Reform Church, 82 Main Street, Cockermouth


Daffodils cockermouth rotary
'Host of Golden Daffodils' campaign
... The Rotary Club brought a splash of daffodil colour to town in April. With real daffs and hand made daffodil themed creations for the month of April!
Video from last year's event.


Historic data on past Cockermouth floods.

Online Middle School at Excel Middle School

Buttermere and Crummock

Cockermouth is just eight miles from Crummock Water and the dramatic Lakeland mountains. Cockermouth is a thriving town with medieval and Georgian streets beneath the castle walls.
Cockermouth's Tourist Information Centre

castle from air

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.