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).
Caldbeck Parish Council ‘Virtual’ Meeting 6 April 2020 7:30 pm
The Parish Council has rearranged its 23 March meeting which will now take place on 6 April at 7:30 pm. In light of coronavirus social distancing, the meeting will not take place in the Parish Hall but will be a ‘virtual’ meeting. The Government has given the go-ahead for such meetings and parishioners are very […]read more
Please note the Parish Council’s meeting planned for 23 March 202 has been cancelled. This is as a result of the coronavirus pandemic and is in accordance with Government guidance. The County Council and District Councils have also cancelled member meetings. The Parish Council is exploring the options of holding its meetings on line and […]read more
The Friends of the Lake District is promoting a litter pick day and Caldbeck Parish Council is joining in. All volunteers please meet at Caldbeck car park 10:00 am Saturday 21 March 2020 for a 2 hour litter pick. Please bring your own gloves. Target areas depending on numbers include: Blue Gates car parking area, […]read more
The results of the recent consultation are now available. The paper has been prepared by Simon Smith, Clerk, and will be discussed by the Parish Council at its extraordinary meeting on 16 December Caldbeck Parish Hall at 7:30 pm. All are welcome to attend. Papers are on the Key Document page: http://www.caldbeck.org.uk/parish-council/key-documents/ Links to the […]read more
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