CockRock cancelled for 2014

The CockRock festival in West Cumbria has become the third major music event to announce that it will not be taking place next year.

Latest ITV News reports

Full Report: CockRock cancelled for 2014

A third high profile festival in West Cumbria has been cancelled for 2014 and organisers of Cockermouth-based Cock Rock say the nine year old event may never return.

The festival committee announced their decision to halt the event on a social networking site, citing 'unwelcome restrictions' as the reason.

It comes after announcements last week that the Whitehaven Festival and Solfest won't be staged next year.

Kim Inglis reports.

Advertisement

No CockRock music festival in 2014

A third West Cumbrian festival has announced it won't go ahead next year. Organisers of CockRock music festival say they have struggled financially over the past few years and have been met with 'unwelcome restrictions'.

Last week organisers of both the Whitehaven Festival and Solfest said they were taking a break in 2014.