Parks, gardens and play areas
Penrith Castle Park and Penrith castle ruins are open, users must socially distance from other users to prevent the spread of Coronavirus (COVID 19).
Allotments in Eden are located in Penrith, Kirkby Stephen, Kirkoswald, Morland, Skelton and Winskill. The allotments are run by various associations.
We look after 39 children's play areas in Eden district. There are play areas that the parish or community groups look after too.
The Castle Park Development Group includes a range of people and organisations with an interest in Penrith Castle Park and its future development
Use this form to tell us about any problems with council maintained play areas.
Coronation garden created for coronation of George VI in 1938 is in Portland Place, Penrith. The garden has seating and a timeline for Penrith.
We routinely cut grassed areas adjoining housing estates and parks and open spaces. We also maintain trees and prune hedges, shrubs and rose beds.
Use this form to apply for grounds maintenance work to be carried out on land owned by the council.
Grass cutting is managed by us for some parks, open spaces, areas next to housing estates and road verges, in Penrith and Appleby.
Use this form to tell us about any problems with areas of grass we maintain.