Pranksters have repeatedly used white paint to remove the 'L' so the sign reads 'Cock ake'.

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But now the whole sign has been stolen and two requests for a new one - which would cost £300 - have been turned down by Wedmore Parish Council in Somerset.

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Chairman Mal Johnson said the signs were stolen or defaced "pretty much every time they are put up".

Keswick is just 10 minutes drive away with its bustling town centre, boating on the lake and outdoor activities.  You are also only ten minutes from Penrith for grocery shopping, although Highgate Farm shop on site has won loads of awards and once you've tried the superb local produce, you'll be 'hooked'.

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We take great pride in providing you with locally sourced high quality produce, both in the shop and in the rod & reel tea room.. Conveniently located on the A66 between Penrith and Keswick, we are open every day from 8:30am til 5pm. We have now made it even easier to experience the taste of the Cumbrian lakes and fells with our online farm shop.

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"There's a slightly light hearted side to the Cocklake sign, but the real issue is cost."

Situated on Cocklakes Farm, Cocklakes holiday cottage offers high quality modern studio apartment style self catering accommodation. The cottage is brand new and has been furnished to a high standard to accommodate 2 people. 

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Cocklakes is a hamlet in Cumbria, England. British Gypsum formerly had a plant in Cocklakes.[1]

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The cottage is surrounded by fields full of cattle and sheep and has lovely views out to the Ullswater fells.  The decking area is a lovely spot to enjoy a glass of wine as the sun sets over Blencathra to the west.

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"Cock Lake" was not Joyce's invention. That name can be seen on some contemporary maps, including the one at right. But Connolly may nevertheless be right that "Joyce would have it" this way, since Stephen urinates in this paragraph, his urine mingling with the swirling waters of the rivulet.

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The parish is now looking into erecting different signs to try to put off would-be thieves and vandals but it is unclear whether this would take place, he added.

There are walks from the door of the cottage and it’s only a ten minute drive down to Ullswater. There is also fly fishing at the farm and equipment hire and tuition is available. 

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