The village of Threlkeld in Cumbria is situated in the Northern Lake District, 4 miles east of Keswick and 14 miles west of Penrith beneath Blencathra mountain. Threlkeld Web is run for the Parish Council and provides all you need to know about local news, information and what's on in and around Threlkeld and runs alongside the existing "Beneath Blencathra" newsletter.

Date: 
Friday, 18 September, 2015 - 19:30

St Mary's Church members are hosting a very special showing, from a private collection, of costumes not usually open to the public.

Doors open 7pm. Refreshments available.
Tickets £5 from the Post Office and Coffee Shop
Phone 07733 790308
In aid of St Mary's Church

Date: 
Friday, 25 September, 2015 - 18:00 to 19:00

In aid of Macmillan Cancer Support.

Date: 
Friday, 2 October, 2015 - 18:30

There is to be a Ceilidh at the Village Hall on Friday 2nd October and the congregation of St Mary's Church have arranged to hold a Harvest Supper in the Coffee Shop before the Ceilidh to begin their Harvest Celebrations.

Everyone is invited

Tickets for the Harvest Supper priced £3 for children, £5 for adults, will be available in September from the Post Office, Coffee Shop and Church Members.

Doors open 6pm.  Supper served at 6.30pm.  Watch out for posters

Minutes of the Threlkeld Parish Council Meeting held at Threlkeld Village Hall, on Tuesday 18 August 2015 at 7.30pm

Present:  Cllr Carolyn Cripps chaired the meeting with Cllr Guy Duxbury, Cllr Donald Angus, Cllr Mick Le’Huray, Cllr Dot Benson, Cllr Madeleine Singleton, Cllr Les Dalzell and Cllr John Pickering attended

Members of Public

None

 

Joanne Mackereth from Home Group is available to speak to about Home Group properties and the Cumbria Choice system:

07710 711692 / 01539 739544 / 0345 141 4663

There are copies of the paper application forms at the Post Office if anyone requires them. There is also copies of the guidance notes for using the online system on Cumbria Choice.

In October a series of classes will be held in Wool Crafts at Threlkeld Village Hall.
If you are interested, please contact Mary Walker:  
Tel 01677 470386
Mob 07936788088

Older and vulnerable residents in Eden parishes are benefitting from Eden Independent Living - an Eden Housing Association initiative that enables people to stay independent in their own home. Being able to choose from a wide range of services from one place has proved popular with customers and feedback has been very positive.

Threlkeld Housing Association was established several years ago to provide low cost homes for local people.

The properties are all shared ownership jointly owned by the occupants and Threlkeld Housing Association with the aim of providing local affordable 2 and 3 bedroom homes. Threlkeld Housing Association are currently updating their waiting list for these properties. If you are interested or would like more information about eligibility please write, in the first instance to:

If you are visiting the village, please park considerately.

Car parks are located at:

- Dickney car park on Blease Road

- top of Blease Road,beyond the Blencathra Centre, ideal for walkers

- the Village Hall (patrons only)

- Cricket Club on A66

On road parking is also available on the Burns road, on the opposite side of the A66, and on Station Road.

White bags - Mondays

Blue bags - Fridays

Bank Holiday weeks collection will be a day later

Please do not put your rubbish bags or recycling out until the morning of the collection day

For Threlkeld Quarry wheelie bin collections, Thursday early morning.

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