Dockray Meadow diversion

Dockray Meadow Weekend Road Closures

Due to the A66 Reconstruction scheme - reconstruction of the carriageway on the A66. 

Work will take place on both sides of the carriageway, between Embleton and Westray Farm, to the east of Cockermouth. 

The work will take place on weekends only, starting from Friday 10 September, and finishing on Monday 22 November 2021. Please note that work will be on hold on the last weekend in September (24 to 26 September), for the Taste Cumbria Cockermouth Festival.

For safety, full weekend closures are required on the A66. These will be in place from 10pm each Friday to 6am on the following Monday. Signed diversion routes will be in place. 

Please see the diversion map below

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Dockray Meadow


Slightly off the beaten track, Dockray Meadow provides you with a striking backdrop to your peaceful holiday in the Lake District. Dogs are welcome on site so head off and explore this beautiful region with your four-legged friends.

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