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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.

Cockermouth library is now a one stop shop Community Hub...
Diary Dates 2017

Cockermouth. Carnival 2017...Saturday, June 17 The sun had his hat on!

From 30- Jun-2017 to 2- July-2017 Arts Festival;
Weekend of music, inspiration and family fun
For more information see -

June 24th Jennings Fun Day...Live music, bouncy castle, puppet show, BBQ, bar and much more...11 am to 4pm at the Castle Brewery.

Woolfest: June 23/24 2017

Thursday August 10 2017....Ben Stokes and the PCA Masters will see some of the country's top ex-international cricketers take on the Cockermouth team. More info

Cockermouth Show, Saturday July 29th 2017.

Cockermouth Rotary Touch a Truck Show..September 17 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
New town centre map

Cockermouth is noted for its specialist shops.
the wealth of features on our site.Site 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