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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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Caldbeck Players: ‘Tom, Dick and Harry’

Caldbeck Players : Tom, Dick and Harry : A Report Ken Woolfenden lay in a wheelbarrow, apparently unconscious, Alastair Macfadzean climbed out from inside a sofa bed and Jennifer Collard fell out through a window not once but three times. These antics all happened in the farce Tom, Dick and Harry by Ray and Michael […]

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Carol Singing 22nd December 2015

Carol Singing around Caldbeck Parish – the 73rd year. The evening of 22nd December was ideal for carol singing, a dry evening and not too cold. The rain didn’t start until we were on our way back to the Chapel for mince pies and hot drinks! Two groups sang their way around the village of […]

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