Play Areas

To answer a short survey on Armathwaite Play Area, please click here.

There are two outdoor children’s play areas in Hesket Parish. The Parish Council is responsible for the upkeep of Armathwaite Play Area, located off Brackenrigg, off the main road through the village. In Calthwaite, a Community Group shares responsibility with Eden District Council for the upkeep of Calthwaite Play Area.


Armathwaite Play Area
Armathwaite, Carlisle

If you have any questions regarding Armathwaite Play Area or would like to report any issues, please contact the Parish Council, either using the contact form on this site or via email at





Calthwaite Play Area
Calthwaite, Penrith

Calthwaite Play Area was officially opened in June 2017 after three years of fundraising and commitment from the local community.

If you would like to report any issues with the play area, please contact Eden District Council using the form here. The Community Group also maintains a Facebook page providing updates on the Play Area, which can be accessed here.