Support of Sullart Street planning application

Planning Application ref: 2/2011/0151 Proposal: The development of 63 town houses and 38 apartments (including 25% affordable) and use Class C2 residential accommodation with care, comprising 55, one, two and three bedroom apartments for persons aged 55 and over with associated works. Submission: Support Comments: The Cockermouth Civic Trust supports the proposed scheme and […]


The March lecture entitled “Recent Excavations at Roman Cockermouth” was given by Frank Giecco of Grampian Heritage & Training. Frank stated that the scouring of the area below Papcastle by the River Derwent during the 2009 floods presented a unique opportunity to look at an area that previous archaeological digs had missed. It was known […]