Newsletter 140

A Happy New Year to everyone. Our last newsletter was in August. Since then, we have had Heritage Open Days and started our 2018/19 lecture season; we have submitted our second round of nominations for the Allerdale Local List; with Cockermouth Travel, we have finally succeeded in achieving the planting of 31 trees along St […]


Phil Campbell (Chairman) welcomed 24 members to the Annual General Meeting. Apologies: Received from Darren Ward, Pat Hardy and Kath Keeler. Minutes of the meeting of 6th December 2017: The minutes were accepted as a true record by a show of hands. Matters arising:          None. Secretary’s Report:                John Dent The 2017/18 winter programme of […]

Newsletter 139

We hope that you have enjoyed this year’s spring and summer, but we can now look forward to the autumn and a new season of activities. Please do remember to renew your subscriptions; your membership is important to maintain the size of our voice. Headlines for this newsletter are: The forthcoming Heritage Open Days. Please […]

Newsletter 138

Spring is almost upon us after a late sting in the tail of Winter, and we are thinking about our Spring and Summer activities. In particular, our plans for this year’s lunch and this year’s outing are in place and its time to put them in your diary and order your tickets. Also there are […]

Newsletter 137

A Happy New Year to everyone as we enter our 51st year. We successfully completed our 50th anniversary celebrations at the October Lecture Meeting. Katie Gentry opened proceedings with a lovely folk concert. We then enjoyed a buffet & Tom Hughes, a past Chairman, and Ian Dodsworth, our retiring Treasurer, cut the Anniversary Cake. We […]

Newsletter 135

A shorter update newsletter this time as it does not seem that long since our last newsletter in July. Apart from the updates, the main objectives of this newsletter is to tell you about our forthcoming lecture programme and to remind you that it is time to renew your subscriptions for the 2017/18 season. Please […]


COCKERMOUTH AND DISTRICT CIVIC TRUST ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 7.30pm Wednesday 6th December 2017   Phil Campbell (Chairman) welcomed 20 members to the Annual General Meeting.   Apologies:  Brian Coley, Margaret Coley, Eleanor Woosey.   Minutes of the meeting of 2nd November 2016: Ros Earthy proposed that the minutes be accepted as a true record – […]