Cartmel Races 2022

18th March 2022

Cartmel Races will see a full ‘season’ 9 days horse racing at the village racecourse in 2022.

The confirmed 2022 racing fixtures for Cartmel Racecourse are as follows:-


Saturday 28th May – ‘Season Opener’

Monday 30th May – ‘Monday Racing’


Wednesday 1st … Read more »

L’Enclume in Cartmel awarded 3 Michelin stars

16th February 2022

Simon Rogan’s L’Enclume restaurant becomes the first restaurant in northern Britain to win the most prestigious culinary award in the WORLD!

Incredibly, L’Enclume actually has 4 Michelin stars. This top Cartmel restaurant was also awarded a ‘Green Michelin Star’ … Read more »

Picture of Cartmel Sticky Toffee Pudding-yum!

Cartmel – The Food Lovers Village

15th February 2022

Over the last few years, Cartmel has become THE place in Northern England to visit for food lovers.

The village has been famed for years for the Cartmel village shop, home to the famous Cartmel Sticky Toffee pudding and … Read more »

The Hairy Bikers at Sawmill Cottage

The Hairy Bikers at Sawmill Cottage

8th October 2021

The BBC is currently showing a new Hairy Bikers series, ‘The Hairy Bikers Go North’.

We’ve had to keep it a secret for a while, but we can now report that the Hairy Bikers stayed at our gorgeous riverside … Read more »

Loughrigg Tarn in summer

The Lake District is open again

15th April 2021

This is such an exciting time as we come to the end of another lockdown.

2020 was a really tough year due to the global pandemic and 2021 started off in the same manner.

Now, as we are granted at … Read more »

Sunset at Arnside on the Lake District coast

The Lake District Coast

26th January 2021

Many people know how beautiful the Lake District scenery is, but do you know how beautiful the Lake District coast is?

The Lake District coast stretches all the way from the huge tidal expanse of Morecambe Bay and all … Read more »

L'Enclume Dine at Home meal

L’Enclume ‘Dine at Home’ Meal Experience

30th June 2020

New Update

Simon Rogan at Home logo in white

I’m so excited about 2 juicy bits of news from Simon Rogan & L’Enclume.

L’Enclume are offering a new ‘Dine at Home’ experience.

Our guests … Read more »

Cartmel Home Meals – New Service from Simon Rogan

8th June 2020

The ‘Cartmel Home Meals’ service below has now been replaced with 2 new exciting experiences:-

‘Meals at home’ and ‘Chef at home’

More information is available by clicking Here


24th March, 2020

Simon Rogan and his chefs at Rogan & Co … Read more »

Snow clad Lake District mountains from Ivy Crag

Lake District Poetry

4th June 2020

It would be a surprise to find a person today who was unfamiliar with the famous opening lines William Wordsworth’s 1807 Lake District poetry;

‘I wandered lonely as a cloud
That floats on high o’er vales and hills,
When all at … Read more »

Cartmel Races finish line 2019

Cartmel Races 2020

12th April 2020

New Update

The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has announced that it will delay the resumption of jump racing until the beginning of July.

Prior to the Corona Virus lockdown, the 2020 racing fixtures for Cartmel Racecourse were as follows. The … Read more »