Gosforth Village Website
This site will introduce you to an exceptionally beautiful village in the Lake District. If you have ever wanted to visit the most breathtaking and untouched scenery in England, this is the place for you. We can't of course forget to mention that the region boasts the highest mountain, the deepest lake, and one of the smallest churches in England. To find out more, keep reading!




Urgent Parish Council Notices will also appear here

Membership of the Parish Council

On 7 th May elections will be held for 11 candidates to be elected as Parish Councillors. The Parish Council is convened to represent the interests and concerns of the parish. Anyone interested in serving as a Parish Councillor must complete nomination papers and return them to Copeland Borough Council offices before 4.00pm on 9 th April and if more information is required should contact:

Copeland BC Elections Office (01946 598 535) or

The Chairman (Tyson Norman 01946 841 413) or

The Clerk (DA Polhill 24327).


Gosforth and Seascale Parish Newsletters - The Newsletters are available here. Parish Newsletters

Gosforth Parish Plan 2012 - The latest Parish Plan is available here. Parish Plan

There is now an updated version of the Wasdale/Gosforth guide-book. This is available on sale or return from Chris Jones, Richmond Cottage, Eskdale (Tel 019467 23293).

To contact me about What's On or the website please email melbgould@supanet.com or phone 019467 27486