We are now well into our 50th anniversary year. We have had our 50th anniversary lunch with Hunter Davies and we have issued the anniversary newsletter, celebrating our achievements over the 50 years. The next anniversary event will be cutting the cake with a celebratory evening of entertainment at our first member’s meeting of the […]
Download a full version of the 50th anniversary special edition Newsletter here.
Welcome to 2017, our 50th Anniversary Year. A year to celebrate and recognise what we have achieved. A year perhaps to also look to the future and what we would like to achieve for Cockermouth over the next few years. Ideally this would be supported by a progressive Neighbourhood Plan, but so far our Town […]
7.30pm Wednesday 2nd November 2016 Phil Campbell (Chairman) welcomed 30 members and visitors to the Annual General Meeting. Apologies: Vic Emmerson Minutes of the meeting of 4th November 2015: Peter Hubbard proposed that the minutes be accepted as a true record – this was seconded by Ros Earthy and passed unanimously. Matters arising: None. […]
September has arrived along with a new Civic Trust season and we are still in argument with all 3 councils. The Town Council collectively fail to see the future benefits of a Neighbourhood Plan for Cockermouth. Allerdale BC continue to exclude our Conservation Areas from Local Heritage Listing. The County Council still will not keep […]
SEPTEMBER 2016 THURSDAY 8th to SUNDAY 11th ‘Heritage Open Days’ is England’s biggest heritage festival. It celebrates our fantastic history, architecture and culture; offering people the chance to see hidden places and try out new experiences – all of which are FREE to explore. This is an opportunity for everyone, whatever their background, age or […]
Headlines for this newsletter: We welcome Freddie Gick, Chair of Civic Voice, to Cockermouth Celebrations of John Dalton 250 begin with the unveiling of the John Dalton Way Plaque Heritage Open Days plans are progressing well, boosted by John Dalton 250 Tickets are now on sale for our trip to Carlisle and Lanercost Priory on […]