Working on new pier at Brockhole - The Lake District Visitor Centre

Who are we?


Adam Thomas

Adam Thomas, Redevelopment Programme Director

Adam has been heading up the redevelopment of Brockhole since January 2009. In that time he has devised a business plan for the site, overseen the installation of the new jetty, set up the consultative group and begun the process of producing a masterplan for the entire site.

He is based at the offices in Brockhole. Please call him on 015394 40260 or email

Lorraine Brierley

Lorraine Brierley, Programme Administrator

Lorraine Brierley, Programme Administrator Lorraine contributes to the work of the Redevelopment team by providing administrative support, under the direction of the Brockhole Director, Adam Thomas Her main duties include arranging meetings, filing, handling correspondence, managing expenditure in relation to the project and liaising with all stakeholders.

Based at Brockhole, Lorraine works Monday to Friday from 9am to 3pm. Please call her on 015394 40261 or email at

Consultative Group

Our Consultative Group provides advice and challenge on the proposals for Brockhole. It is made up a wide variety of organisations.

Have your say

As a visitor or someone who has not yet been, please let us know what you would like to see at Brockhole in the future. We also want your feedback, comments and challenge on specific projects.  

Friends of Brockhole Garden and Playground

We are currently looking to set up a Friends Group to help with the restoration of the Grade II listed Thomas Mawson garden and our enormously popular adventure playground. If you are interested please email Lorraine Brierley on

Contact us

Please email Lorraine Brierley on