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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.

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.
The Tourist Information Centre is now located in the Library Community Hub: Telephone 01900 822634.

Diary Dates 2019

Cockermouth Live Friday 28th Sunday 30th June 2019
Featuring Kiki Dee and amazing series of musical events all across the town.

Cockermouth Show 3rd August 2019 The Fitz

Taste Cumbria is 28/29 Sept and the Taste Christmas market is 7/8 December.
Cockermouth Firework Display Sunday 3rd November 2019 5.15pm (Fireworks let off 6pm) Memorial Gardens Cockermouth Christmas Lights switch-on - Sunday 17th November 2019

Recent town centre map (Please note car parking charges have risen since map's preparation.)

More events in Cockermouth

How to Cut Your Business Overheads

Make sure you have your UK EHIC before travelling to Europe.

Historic data on past Cockermouth floods.

 Hot Tub Hideaways

Tourist Information Centre & Library

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...

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