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Thefts, Cotehill and Scotby   (25.09.2017)
There have been several incidents in the local area between 18.9 and 19.9.2017.     More...

Road closure, Plains Road, Wetheral   (25.09.2017)
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that to enable Gallagher Ltd to carry out works to install a low voltage main    More...

Neighbourhood Planning Meeting   (18.09.2012)
The first stages of having a Neighbourhood Plan for Wetheral.    More...

Cumbria Police and Neighbourhood Watch Trespass Scheme   (07.09.2017)
Cumbria Police and Neighbourhood Watch have a trespass scheme running. This scheme is free to landowners in the county.     More...

Incidents of sheep worrying   (30.08.2017)
On August 24th and 28th we had reports of sheep worrying in the Gilsland & Low Row areas. A total of 9 sheep had been worried by dogs, we believe this was possibly caused by poachers, with various types of dogs. Also, gates had been left open by the offenders,     More...

Businesses invited to Cyber Awareness Event   (15.08.2017)
Carlisle Ambassadors, Cumbria’s Police and Crime Commissioner and Cumbria Constabulary are joining forces to host an event with Get Safe Online to raise cyber awareness amongst business community and provide them with easy to follow education to protect themselves from cyber criminals.    More...

Farm Burglary   (10.07.2017)
In the area of How Mill, crime ref NR1701532, there has been burglary occurring 31/06/2017 -01/07/2017    More...

Pet fraud warning   (05.07.2017)
The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) and Action Fraud have recently noticed a rise in the reporting of pets, and in particular puppies and kittens, being advertised for sale via popular online auction websites.     More...

Temporary Road Closure Petergate, Cumwhinton   (24.7.17)
THE COUNTY OF CUMBRIA (PETER GATE, CUMWHINTON)
(TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF THROUGH TRAFFIC) ORDER 2017

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that to enable O’Malley Plant Hire Ltd to carry out various highway works (“the Works”), the County Council of Cumbria intends to make an Order the effect of which is to prohibit any vehicle from proceeding along that section of Peter Gate, Cumwhinton from its junction with the B6263, extending in a south easterly direction for approx.1.2km to its junction with the U1165.

A way for pedestrians and dismounted cyclists will be maintained at all times and a suitable alternative route for vehicles will be signed and available via the B6263, A6 and U1165.

Nothing in the Order to which this notice relates shall:
1. Apply to emergency service vehicles, or vehicles being used by statutory undertakers in the performance of their duties; and
2. Apply to anything done with the permission or at the direction of a police constable in uniform; and
3. Have the effect of preventing at any time access for pedestrians to any premises situated on or adjacent to the roads, or to any other premises accessible for pedestrians from, and only from the roads; and
4. Apply to vehicles being used in connection with the Works.

Any queries to Cumbria Highways, Skirsgill Depot, Skirsgill, Penrith, CA10 2BQ (0300 303 2992) quoting the ‘Post Box’ reference 9938.

The Order will come into operation on 24 July 2017 and may continue in force for a period of up to eighteen months from that date as and when the relevant traffic signs are displayed, although it is anticipated that it will only be required for 6 weeks.

D Roberts, Corporate Director, Resources & Transformation, Cumbria County Council,
Cumbria House, Carlisle, CA1 1RD
  

Council announces major improvement scheme for A69 Warwick Road in Carlisle   (19.06.2017)
Cumbria County Council has received £4.6m from the Department for Transport to improve its highway network as part of the National Productivity Investment Fund (NPIF). The funding is to be used to improve local roads, cut congestion and improve journey times.     More...



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