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Dogs in public places

Dog exclusion zones in Allerdale include:

  • Crosby Villa Play Area, Crosby Villa
  • Crosby Village Green Play Area, Crosby
  • Play Area, Springfield Estate, Wigton
  • Childrens Play Area, Highmoor, Wigton
  • Childrens Play Area, Kirkland Road, Wigton
  • Childrens Play Area, Fell View, Station Hill, Wigton
  • Childrens Playground, Park Road, Wigton
  • Childrens Play Area, Adjacent George Moore Industrial Estate, Fletchertown
  • Childrens Play Area, Blencogo,
  • Memorial Gardens, St. Mungos Park, Aspatria
  • Victoria Park, Lawson Street, Aspatria
  • Uldale Play Area, Uldale
  • Playing Field and Sports Ground, Blennerhasset
  • Childrens Play Area, Allonby
  • Childrens Play Area, Mawbray
  • Mawbray Green, Mawbray
  • Playground, Harris Park, Cockermouth
  • Playground, Bellbrigg Lonning, Cockermouth
  • Memorial Gardens Play Area, Cockermouth
  • Welfare Field Play Area, Great Broughton
  • Barkers Meadow Recreation Area, Eaglesfield
  • Playing Field adjacent to School, Lorton
  • Play Area and Tennis Courts, Lorton, Cockermouth
  • Playing Field, Old Greysouthen Road, Broughton Cross
  • Play Area, Lawson Garth, Brigham
  • Play Area, Lower Fitz Park, Keswick
  • Play Area Off Main Street, Greysouthen
  • Playground, Vulcans Park, Workington
  • Gym , Vulcans Park, Workington
  • Ullock Green, Little Clifton
  • Pond Green, Oughterside
  • Oughterside Playing Field
  • Play Area, Walker Road, Salterbeck
  • Community Area, Little Clifton Village Hall, Little Clifton
  • Rugby Field, Mossbay, Workington
  • Play Area, Siddick, Workington
  • Play Area, Jackson Street, Seaton
  • Harrington Marina Play Area, Harrington
  • Football Field, Curwen Park, Workington
  • Great Clifton Play Area, Great Clifton
  • Brewery House Play Area, Harrington
  • Northside Play Park, Northside
  • Newlands Lane Play Area, Workington
  • Playground, Hunters Drive, Seaton   
  • Ellenborough Play Area, Flimby
  • Flimby Play Area, Flimby
  • Playground, Camp Road, Maryport
  • Bowling Green Play Park, Dearham


It's an offence to take, or allow your dog into, any of the above enclosed areas or you will be issued with a fixed penalty notice. This legislation is also enforced by the Police Community Support Officers.

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Dogs must be kept on a lead in these public places:

Jubilee Field (including entrance), Thursby

St Kentigern's Churchyard, Aspatria

Playing Field, Glasson

Kirkbride Play Area, B5307, Kirkbride

Bowness-on-Solway Play Park, Bowness-on-Solway

Eden Street Play Area, Silloth

School Yard, Plumbland

Cockermouth Cemetery, Cockermouth

Lawson Garth Playing Field, Brigham

Pottery Park, Dearham

Picnic area close to former paddling pool, Maryport

Milltoft Recreation Field, Maryport

Memorial Gardens, Maryport

Rugby Field, Seaton

Playing Field, Cloffocks, Workington

Football Field, Mossbay, Workington

Salterbeck Cemetery, Workington

St Michael's Churchyard, Workington

All weather sports pitch, Moorclose, Workington

Football/Sports fields x2, Moorclose, Workington

Siddick Nature Reserve (both sides), Workington

Harrington Nature Resrve, Harrington, Workington

Playing Field, Great Clifton

Playing Field, Flimby

Below are dog control orders that can be downloaded. They may not be suitable for assistive technology.