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Caldbeck Players: ‘Wife After Death’

Caldbeck Players : Wife After Death : A Report Caldbeck Players presented Wife After Death, a comedy by Eric Chappell, in Caldbeck Parish Hall on 15, 16 and 17 November.  A year previously, in Tom, Dick and Harry, Ken Woolfenden had lain unconscious in a wheelbarrow and Jennifer Collard had fallen through a window not […]

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Parish Boundary Walk 27th August 2016, a memorable day

What a fantastic day we had with 305 walkers taking part in this unique and important traditional local event that takes place every 21 years. After 8 months of planning, 6 meetings, 3 fundraising events and whole lot in between, the day finally arrived. The weather, just as the day itself, simply got better as […]

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Tour of Britain reaches Hesket Newmarket and Caldbeck on 5th September 2016

TOUR OF BRITAIN 2016 On Monday the 5th of September 2016, stage 2 of the Tour of Britain Cycle Race comes to Allerdale.  Starting in Carlisle the tour will arrive at Hesket New Market (Sprint) at approximately 12.43pm and Caldbeck at approximately 12.46pm.  For a full map, times and details of related events please see http://www.allerdale.gov.uk/leisure-and-culture/tour-of-britain.aspx […]

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Caldbeck Players: ‘Alice, the Musical’

  March 2016. Review of ‘Alice, the Musical’ It is now 20 years since I first saw a Caldbeck Players children’s show and I have seen every one since. But I have no hesitation in saying that “Alice, the Musical”, performed in Caldbeck Village Hall last month, was without doubt the best. The adaptation of […]

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