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.

Ros Berry, Chair of the Council

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BLINDCRAKE VILLAGE HALL NOW HAS ITS OWN DEDICATED WEBSITE WHERE YOU CAN SEE DETAILS OF THE FACILITIES AND BOOKINGS.  https://www.blindcrakevillagehall.org.uk

Events

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 returnable deposit on bookings (£50-£100, depending on event), returned in full if the hall is left clean and tidy. For bookings, please text Rachel on 07503 763590 or complete the contact form at https://www.blindcrakevillagehall.org.uk/contact. If any organisation would like future local events included in the listings here, please contact the Parish Clerk.

Date Time Event
18.30-19.30 Pilates sessions. Every Wednesday. Come along and join up. Social distancing Covid 19 Guidelines will be followed.
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OUR VILLAGE HALL HAS UNDERGONE MAJOR REFURBISHMENT AND IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR HIRE WITIHN THE CURRENT COVID GUIDELINES..
18.00-19.00 Yoga Class with Dr Sarah Green. EVERY MONDAY EVENING. Please book your place with Sarah at sarah.e.green@hotmail.com.
10.30 Ladies Coffee Morning at Moota Cafe. All ladies of the parish are welcome to join in this informal get together.
13th Nov 2021 20.00-23.00 The Evening InnEvening Inn Village Pub. IT'S BACK AGAIN. Do come along for the range of craft beers and fine wines, as well as convivial company, the ever popular quiz and good craic!
25th Nov 2021 19.30 "Murder, Margaret and Me"   -  a Cockermouth Amateur Dramatic Society theatrical performance of a murder mystery, with Agatha Christie and Margaret Rutherford heavily involved in the proceedings, not to mention Miss Marple! Add in the mystery in Agatha Christie's own life and the secrets that Margaret Rutherford hides from her fans and you have sparkling cyanide indeed!
Tickets £10 from www.ticketsource.co.uk/cadstheatre .
19th Dec 2021 16.00 Annual Carol Service at Isel Church. The traditional Carol Service will be held at 4pm. Refreshments will be served at the end of the service.
20th Dec 2021 19.30 Parish Draw Night. The Village Hall grand draw evening will take place as usual and with refreshments.
17th Jan 2022 19.30 Parish Council meeting.
Any parishioners wishing to attend the meeting should adhere to mask wearing.