Workington tourist and travel information

Workington tourist and travel information

Workington Travel Information

Travel Information Workington is an ancient market and industrial town, situated on the Cumbrian coast at the mouth of the River Derwent where it flows into the Solway Firth. Some parts of the town date back to Roman times.

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bus and coach travel

Coaches Workington - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33. Stagecoach North West. Tel: 01228 597222.

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Roads Workington - Travel by road - Workington is on the A 596. A nearby large town is Whitehaven. Workington is about 130 miles from GLASGOW and about 135 miles from MANCHESTER.

Workington by road

Travel by train

Rail ztown Workington - Travel by train - Workington Station, Station Road, WORKINGTON, Cumbria, CA14 2UZ. Ticket office. Only parts of station step free access. Wheelchairs available.

Northern Rail. Main regions: North West, North East, Yorkshire and Humberside. Tel: 0845 00 00 125. www.northernrail.org

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Workington Tourist Information

Sport

Sport Workington - Sport - Workington Town Rugby League FC, Derwent Park Stadium, Workington, Cumbria, CA14 2HG. Tel: 01900 603609. Workington Leisure Centre & Pools, Newlands Lane South, Workington, CA14 3LL. Tel: 01900 61771.

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Sport

Sport Workington - Sport - Workington Golf Club, Branthwaite Road, Workington, Cumbria, CA14 4SS. About 2 miles SE of Workington. Tel: 01900603460.

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Shopping

Stores Workington - Shopping - Workington has a wide range of shops including small retailers and major chains. Dunmail Park Shopping Centre, Maryport Road, Workington, Cumbria, CA14 1NQ. Tel: 01900 842842. Location: On the outskirts of Workington. Marks & Spencer, 26 Pow Street, Workington, Cumbria, CA14 3AG. Tel: 01900) 64661. Woolworths - 66-70 Pow Street, Workington, CA14 3AD. Tel: 01900 603557.

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Entertainment

Entertainment Workington - Entertainment and attractions - St Michael's parish church was built in the 7th century. Theatre Royal, Washington Street, Workington, Cumbria, CA14 3AW. Carnegie Theatre, Finkle Street,Workington, Cumbria, CA14 2BD. Tel: 01900 602122. Workington Plaza Cinemas, Dunmail Park Shopping Centre, Siddick Road, WORKINGTON, Cumbria, CA14 1NQ. Tel: : 01900 870001.

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Other information Workington - Other information - Helena Thompson Museum, Workington. The building in which the museum is housed was originally known as Park End House. In the centre of Workington. Tel: 01900 64040. Bassenthwaite Lake is one of the largest at 4 miles long and 3/4 mile wide, but also one of the shallowest at 70 ft deep. About 13 miles east of Workington.

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Cumbria Map and Attractions

Penrith is 290 miles from London. It is 91 miles from Barrow in Furness to Brampton and 81 miles from Whitehaven to Kirkby Stephen.

Airports Airport indicated is Carlisle airport.

Roads Workington is on the A596.

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Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). There is a station in Workington.

Local Attractions
Attraction 1 - Hill Top, Near Sawrey, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 0LF Tel: 015394 36269
Attraction 2 - Laurel & Hardy Museum, 4c Upper Brook Street, Ulverston LA12 7BH Tel: 01229 582292
Attraction 3 - Birdoswald Roman Fort, Hadrian's Wall, Brampton, Cumbria CA8 7DD Tel: 016977 47602
Attraction 4 - Cartmel Racecourse, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria LA11 6QF - Tel:01539 536340 (www.cartmel-racecourse.co.uk)
Attraction 5 - Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway, Ravenglass, Cumbria. Tel: 01229 717171

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