Cockermouth Business News

Tour of Britain 2015 - Posters

Please find below the official Tour of Britain posters. They're big quality files so should reproduce well if you want to print them out and display in your windows.
There will be some hard copies available very soon and Suzanne will update when they're ready so you can pick them up but if you could use these in the interim.

A3 Poster click HERE

A4 Poster click HERE

Tour of Britain 2015 -JULY UPDATE

Get involved in the Tour of Britain

I hope you've all heard the great news and know the date off by heart!.  
Key facts:

  • Stage 3 starting in Cockermouth, on the main street about 10m down from Mayo
  • Race Start time 10.15am
  • Road closed from 4am on 8th from Wordsworth House end back to the bridge/edge of Market Place

Station Street is also closed


Grants of up to £3,000 are now available through the Connection Vouchers Scheme, operated  by Carlisle City Council, to help small and medium sized businesses in north Cumbria to upgrade their broadband connections. This includes charities and social enterprises as well as more “standard” businesses.

This includes areas of Copeland, Allerdale and Eden as well as Carlisle. Click on the eligibility map to check whether you’re in an eligible area.

Disc Parking

Disc Zones offer free, time-limited parking on-street in Cockermouth.

Businesses can obtain free clock discs from the Council offices in Cockermouth.  Alternatively, you can arrange to have discs dropped off by the traffic enforcement officers by calling Parking Services on 01946 506531