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Fake government grants fraud   (14.12.2017)
Individuals and businesses are being warned to watch out for cold calls and online contact from fraudsters who are offering victims the opportunity to apply for Government grants for an advance fee.    More...

Meeting Venue Change   (13.12.17)
Wednesday 13th December Council meeting will be held
in Great Corby Village Hall.
Not the Clubhouse, Wetheral  

Road closure and diversion, Heads Nook. Beginning 8 January 2018.   (11.12.2017)
THE COUNTY OF CUMBRIA (C1026 HEADS NOOK
(TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF THROUGH TRAFFIC) ORDER 2017
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Save money and save waste - help for your local community   (07.12.2017)
The Waste Prevention team at Cumbria County council are here to help your community be more resourceful and save waste, which can often lead to saving money.    More...

Temporary Road Closure - Front Street, Cotehill   (09.11.2017)
Cumbria County Council has informed us of further delays to the high voltage cable work at Front Street, Cotehill. The road is now due to be closed on 20 November for approximately eight weeks. (Original closure notice below).    More...

The Village Grapevine November   (06.11.2017)
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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...

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...

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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