Welcome to the Caldbeck and Hesket Newmarket website which gives information about social events, meetings, organisations and services (including transport) in and around the parish. There is information too about the history of the area as well as an attractive photo gallery.
Please use the links above to send notices and reports of events, more photos for the gallery, and to update any information. We look forward to hearing from you.
For accommodation and other businesses please click on www.caldbeckvillage.co.uk which hosts a number of local businesses. Another useful link is to The Northern Fells Group’s Services and Organisations booklet which lists most businesses in the area (index on page 2 of the booklet).
Aladdin, the Pantomime
CALDBECK PLAYERS : ALADDIN THE PANTOMIME Caldbeck Players presented Aladdin the Pantomime in Caldbeck Parish Hall on January 22, 23 and 24 with a cast of all ages from 7 to 70. The audience were met by the colourful spectacle of Persian minarets designed and painted on the backcloth by Rebecca Brockbank followed later by […]read more
Thank you to everyone involved, young and old, in the Carol Singing around Caldbeck Village on the evening of the 18th December. We were able to form two groups for the village but couldn’t muster a third group to go around the farms or Upton. Maybe next year we’ll have a few more singers and […]read more
“Memories of Christmas” at St Kentigern’s Church, Caldbeck Friday 30 Nov – Sunday 2 December 2018 There were 27 Christmas trees and other exhibits decorating the Church People came together from all over the Benefice to help with a host of activities: decoration of trees, making garlands and swags, preparing and serving refreshments, reciting monologues, […]read more
Caldbeck Area Film Society (CAFS) 2018/19 Caldbeck Village Hall Films start 7.30pm. Suppers start 6.00 pm September 14th The Post PG13 117mins Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep impress as Washington Post bigwigs fighting to expose government lies about the Vietnam war in Steven Speilberg’s timely drama. October 12th Isle of Dogs PG 13 97 mins […]read more
Caldbeck Parish Council is wanting to make information on highways matters available as soon as possible. Issues are reported to Parish Council meetings and news included in the Warnell Parishes magazine. We will continue to do this but will add any updates to the website when received – see Key Documents – Highways Issues. Key […]read more
Caldbeck Parish Council wrote to all Cumbria County Councillors before and after Christmas to brief them on the footpath. The various letters are available in Key Documents – Footpath Correspondence. Key Documentsread more
THE WIZARD OF OZ : CALDBECK PLAYERS : November 2017 This review by Keith Richardson first appeared in the Cumberland and Westmorland Herald and in slightly abridged form in the Cumberland News. CALDBECK Players’ The Wizard of Oz, performed over three nights in the village hall, was a magical production in more ways than one. […]read more