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.

Andy Prickett, 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 (£3.50 for half-hour) for meetings, classes or workshops and £10 per hour for parties and events. There is a £50 returnable deposit on bookings, rreturned in full if the hall is left clean and tidy. 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
20.00-23.00 The Evening Inn  Evening Inn Village Pub.  Come along for cask beers, fine wine and amazing craic! And not forgetting the inevitable Pub Quiz too.
10th Jan 2017 19.00-20.00 Pilates sessions. Every Tuesday. Come along and join up.
25th Jun 2017 10.30-16.30 Garden Safari, Arts Trail and Classic Cars Display. SEE SOME PHOTOS OF THE EVENT ON THE GALLERY PAGE
7th Jul 2017 19.00 for 19.30 Keswick Theatre Club presents Another Fine Mess, a production of 3 short plays: World Premier (modern farce); Remember Me (modern drama); The Flying Doctor (Moliere farce). SEE PHOTOS OF THE EVENT ON THE GALLERY PAGE
17th Jul 2017 19.30 Parish Council Meeting. All parishioners are welcome to attend. There is an opportunity at the beginning of the meeting to raise any local issue of concern.
19th Aug 2017 13.00-18.00 Art @ Blindcrake Open Studio Arts Event. The Art @ Blindcrake event will take place from 19-27 August at three venues: The Barn, Skiddaw View and the Village Hall, with refreshments being avalable throughout in the Village Hall. For further details see the poster on the Gallery webpage or contact Joan Prickett at joanprickett.art@gmail.com.
21st Aug 2017 19.30 Village Hall Management Committee meeting.