On behalf of the Parish Council of Blindcrake, Welcome! Our Parish, which lies at the Northwestern limit of the Lake District National Park in Cumbria, comprises the village of Blindcrake, the hamlets of Redmain and Sunderland, and Isel. This website provides details of the activities of the Parish Council, local events and general information.

David Roberts, Chairman of the Council


All events are held in Blindcrake Village Hall unless otherwise stated. The cost of hiring the village hall is £7 per hour for the small meeting room and £8 per hour for the main hall or for both rooms. For bookings, contact Rachel on 07503 763590 or by email at villagehall@blindcrake.org.uk. If any organisation would like future local events included in the listings, please contact the Parish Clerk.

Date Time Event
19.00 - 20.00 Fitness Class Evening. Every Wednesday at this time. Contact the instructor - Fleur - on 07792 003846 for more info or just turn up on the night.
14th Nov 2015 20.00-23.00 The Evening Inn  Evening Inn Village Pub. Back again after the summer break. A great opportunity to enjoy good craic, fine craft beers and the ever-popular pub quiz.
16th Nov 2015 19.30 Parish Council Meeting. All parishioners are welcome to attend; appropriate matters may be raised at the beginning of the meeting.
23rd Nov 2015 19.30 Village Hall Committee meeting.
4th Dec 2015 19.30 Christmas Candlelit Concert in St Michael Church, Isel. Featuring Castlegate Singers + Fain and including refreshments. Tickets £5 from Billy Bowmans (Cockermouth shop), Ann Thompson (01900 823763) or Margaret Mossop (01900 823492) or on the door.
14th Dec 2015 19.00 Christmas Draw Evening. Music, mulled wine and mince pies, and The Big Raffle! Free entry.
16th Dec 2015 18.30-20.00 Bridekirk School Christmas Disco. More info from Helen Marrs.
23rd Jan 2016 Annual Village Burns Night Supper. More details to follow, but put it in your new diaries now!