Cockermouth Town News

Platinum Jubilee celebrations


There will be year-long Platinum Jubilee celebrations throughout the United Kingdom, the Commonwealth and around the world as communities come togetherto celebrate The Queen ' s historic reign. To celebrate this unprecedented anniversary, events and initiatives will take place culminating in a four day UK Bank Holiday weekend from Thursday 2nd to Sunday 5th June

Summer Reading Challenge launches next week!


This year, with the disruption caused by COVID-19 and the impact of social distancing on schools and public libraries, an all-new digital Summer Reading Challenge is launching from Monday 15 June.  The aim is to keep children reading over the summer and to support parents and carers with children at home. The theme for this