Welcome to 
St Bridget's


St Bridget’s

Serving the communities of Bridekirk, Tallentire, Dovenby, Belle Vue and Papcastle, St. Bridget’s is a warm and welcoming church with a real community feel.

We have a fantastic church room and kitchen which was opened on the 3rd October 2010 by the Bishop of Carlisle.

Find out more about the life of our church and the surrounding villages through our Cockermouth Area welcome sheet 


Sunday service is held every Sunday at 11.am with Holy Communion on the 1st Sunday of each month.

Midweek prayers Wednesday 4:30pm


Forthcoming Events


Bridekirk Baby Club Every Wednesday 1 – 3pm

Bridekirk Friendship Group Soup, sandwiches and a good crack – £2.50 Every Monday 12 pm – 2pm

Bridekirk Youth Cafe last Saturday of the month 7.00 pm - 9.00 pm

Our Graveyard

We receive lots of enquiries about our graveyard so we have produced an interactive guide for anyone looking for the resting place of relatives or friends.

Our address

The Vicarage, Bridekirk, Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 0PE

St Bridget’s is located at the north western corner of Bridekirk.


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
Phone: 01900 829926.
Hours: 0900 to 1600 Wednesday and Thursday and 0900 to 1200 on Friday.
Address: South Street, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9RU