The Cartmel Village Society and the Cartmel In Bloom Group are just two of the groups of people active in the environs of Cartmel. Recognising that it is with the output and input of everyone that communities thrive,  we aim to work with all others in protecting and enhancing community life.


For notices, announcements, newsletter and information on planning issues affecting the whole Parish, including the village of Cartmel and the current project of the Cartmel Township Initiative visit

For information provided by the South Lakes District Council to which Cartmel belongs, and more specifically advice and contact details for emergencies, visit


For the Cartmel Primary School, visit

For the Cartmel Secondary School, visit

For local history, lectures and visits to places of interest, visit


For opening hours, appointments, news and services, including ‘walking for health’ visit 

For general health and fitness, visit

Practicing Faith

For information on CofE church services and events hosted at the Cartmel Priory, visit

For information on Methodist services, visit

For information on Quaker meetings, visit

Arts, Sports & Other

For information on their activities, exhibitions,  lessons, competitions, etc. visit

For information on the Cartmel Flower Club, visit

For information on the Cartmel Agricultural show, visit

Cartmel Football and Cricket clubs.  These do not have dedicated websites but if you put these terms on a search engine, you will find information about them and contact details.

For information or to apply to take part in the annual Cartmel Trail run, visit