Video of Silloth and the Green, August 2015

Many thanks to James (Jim) Smith, local photographer in Silloth for his latest video of Silloth and The Green. Jim will be using his DJI Phantom to capture additional overhead shots of events such as the Silloth Carnival on Monday 31st August 2015, the Tour of Britain Event in Silloth on 8th September and the Music and Beer Festival on 10th September […]

Tour of Britain Silloth, 8 September 2015

Article By Sarah Betsworth. Silloth with its award-winning Green, wide streets and beautiful location on the Solway Firth will welcome visitors from around the world to watch as riders from the Tour of Britain 2015 race over the historic setts on September 8th.     At a meeting organised jointly by Silloth Rotary and Inner Wheel clubs, a packed room […]

Third Green Flag Award for Silloth Green

KEEP BRITAIN TIDY NEWS RELEASE Silloth Green again named as one of the best in Britain More parks and green spaces than ever will be flying the Green Flag Award this year – more than 1,582 across the UK.  Silloth Green in Silloth-on-Solway, Cumbria is one of the very best in the UK – and that’s official. The Green is […]

Theatre on the Green ‘The Tempest’

Professional theatre company Rain or Shine, hailed by ‘The Stage’ as “one of the best companies touring open air theatre” are again set to delight family audiences on the Green with their production of The Bard’s magical and mysterious masterpiece. Shakespeare’s The Tempest is a tale that encompasses comic capers, romantic encounters, villainous plots and a host of apparitions and […]

Silloth Carnival Fun Day, 19th July 2015

Come along to Silloth Rugby Club between 12 and 4 pm on Sunday 19th July to join in the fun.  A fun day is being held ahead of the Silloth Carnival event due to take place on 31st August.

Replanting Rose Garden on Silloth Green

The ‘Rose Garden’ on Silloth Green was created in 1953 to celebrate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Over the years, the clay base became compacted and this caused problems for the roses as many of you will have seen last year. Over the winter of 2014/2015 the site was drained, but replanting the garden with roses was problematic due […]

Silloth Vintage Rally, 13th – 14th June 2015

Silloth Vintage Rally is a fantastic two day event which takes place on Silloth Green, in June of each year. There’s something for all the family and the event is free of charge, making this a really popular rally. There will be 100’s of exhibits, including: Vintage steam engines Stationary engines Commercial and military vehicles Classic cars and motorbikes Vintage tractors […]

Evening Fundraising Course, 24th June 2015

Silloth Town Council are delighted to invite organisations and individuals involved in organising events on the Green to a Fundraising Course in the Community Hall in Petteril Street on the evening of Wednesday 24th June between 7.00pm and 10.00pm.  Whether you’re already an experienced fundraiser or new to the world of fundraising, there will be an excellent opportunity to listen to a […]