Our Facilities

Our team of four churches offers hosts a wide range of community events including weddings, concerts, U3A, sport and children's groups.

Facilities

Our churches offer a range of facilities which support local communities and are available for hire. These are used by community groups as diverse as Choirs and Martial Arts clubs but also make great conference venues.

Availability

You can check availability by visiting the Parish Diary for all the Churches availability or the Parish Rooms diary for Christ Church Rooms availability.

Visit our area map to see where the churches are located.

For all inquiries please contact our church office.

Christ Church Cockermouth

  • Flexible seating for up to 180 downstairs and 50 upstairs.
  • Recording and playback sound system with stage and radio microphones and induction loop.
  • PC with internet access, WiFi, forward backwards facing monitor screens.
  • Large stage area with 4 zone professional led lighting system and ramped access.
  • Centrally heated.
  • New kitchen facilities located within the main room. Attractive garden and small lawned area.
  • Parking for the less able onsite. Parking in local public car parks and streets, max 5-minute walk.
  • Ramped access suitable for the less able with new toilets available inside the church foyer.

Christ Church Cockermouth Rooms

  • New sound system with wireless microphone and input from music from laptop, mobile phone etc.
  • Floor replaced with new varnished boards 2017
  • Large kitchen with industrial cooker and dishwasher, crockery for 100.
  • Seating up to 100 on comfortable chairs replaced in 2017
  • A small room could be used for serving food or small groups up to 20.
  • Onsite parking for the less able. Parking in local public car parks and streets, max 5-minute walk.
  • Access and toilets suitable for the less able.
  • Price £17/hour

All Saints Church

  • Seating for up to 300.
  • Outside green lawns and atmospheric tree-lined entrance.
  • Parking in local public car parks, max 5-minute walk.
  • Ramp available for wheelchair users. Induction loop.

St Bridget's Church

  • Seating for up to 230.
  • Outside open lawns with great open views.
  • Parking in a small car park and village roads.
  • Induction loop.
  • Contact Mrs Pauline Hodge on 01946 862943 for bookings.

St Bridget's Church Room

  • Recently built with fully fitted kitchen.
  • Outside open lawns with great open views.
  • Parking in a small car park and village roads.
  • Contact Mrs Diana Green, Tel.  01900 824311, Mobile. 0785 8074 133 Email. bridekirk_rooms@icloud.com    for bookings

The Old School, Wythop

Managed by St Cuthberts , The Old School is a bunkhouse style self-catering accommodation in a Victorian village school building set in a secluded rural location in the northern Lake District. Profits from this facility go towards helping a rural community in northeastern Uganda through Dewode.

Facility Booking

If you would like to book one of our facilities please find a free date and time in the parish calendar and then fill in our booking form below and we will be in touch.

To allow us time to organise resources and staff support please book at least 10 days in advance.

Safeguarding

The welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults is an absolute priority for us.  Safeguarding shows God's love in action and in churches demonstrates safety and security, where abuse and mistreatment of others is not tolerated.

The Cockermouth Area Team is signed up to and abides by the Church of England Policy on Safeguarding and  Carlisle Diocese Safeguarding Policy

Our Cockermouth Area Team Safeguarding Advisor is Angela Walsh Mobile: 07809567633, email: safeguarding@cateam.org.uk

For more information and who to contact if you are concerned that someone you know about may be suffering harm please visit our Safeguarding page.

 

Contact Us

Parish Administrator: Sue Lake
Emailparishoffice@cateam.org.uk
Phone: 01900 829926.
Hours: 0900 to 1600 Wednesday and Thursday and 0900 to 1200 on Friday.
Address: South Street, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9RU