Telephone Number: 01900 824542
E-Mail Address: NickyCockburn@lakedistrict.gov.uk
Appointed by: Allerdale Borough Council
Until: May 2023
First Appointed to the Authority: May 2019
Background, particular interests and hobbies:
Nicky was brought up in Portinscale and attended Crosthwaite Infants, Crosthwaite Junior and Keswick School, and gained a BSc. (Hons) in Safety and Health at Aston University in Birmingham. Nicky worked in research for a while and was married at St Kentigern's Church, Crosthwaite.
Nicky has worked in retail in Keswick and at Derwentwater Marina instructing windsurfing after becoming qualified as a Royal Yachting Association Advance Windsurfer Instructor. Until recently, Nicky was a Chartered Member of the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health and a founding Member of the Broughton First Responders, having retired after nearly 20 years of responding to the relevant Ambulance Service 999 calls.
Nicky's hobbies are walking in the Lake District, glass fusing and supporting local micro-breweries and distilleries.