Welcome

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

Events

All events are held in Blindcrake Village Hall unless otherwise stated. The cost of hiring the village hall meeting room is £7 per hour. 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
GET FAST BROADBAND INTO THE VILLAGE. The more people that register an interest in superfast fibre optic broadband, the better the chances are that we will get wired up. Without the interest BT will not prioritise Blindcrake. You can register interest at this link: http://www.superfast-openreach.co.uk/expression-gen.aspx  There is no commitment to become a BT customer. Be sure to check/uncheck the boxes at the end of the "interest form".
25th Oct 2014 19.30 THEN THERE WERE SIX - gig by this popular local rock band, which has to be heard to be believed! Tickets on the door (adults £5; under 16s free); bar available. For a preview go to: https://www.facebook.com/thenthereweresixband?fref=ts
8th Nov 2014 20.00-23.00 The Evening Inn  Evening Inn Village Pub. Come along and socialise, with the usual heady mix of craft beers, good craic and the ever-popular pub quiz.
15th Nov 2014 20.00 Wine Tasting With A Difference - Call My Wine Bluff. 6 wines to taste and guess - along with nibbles of course. Pit your wits against a team of 'experts', who may or may not be telling the truth! Tickets £10 (from Ros on 01900 828384) or £12.50 on the door. Prizes for the winners.
17th Nov 2014 19.30 Parish Council Meeting. All aprishioners are welcome to attend and may raise any relevant issues of concern at the beginning of the meeting.
22nd Nov 2014 14.00-16.00 PCC - Messy Church.
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