County Matters - March 2019

In January a Grange Multi Agency Flood meeting was held to address the flood issues in the Windermere Road and surrounding area in the Town

County Matters - February 2019

A small group of County Councillors including myself recently went down to Warrington to inspect the North West regional Fire Service call centre. This centre takes all emergency 999 calls from four forces in the North West including Cumbria.

County Matters - January 2018

At a recent meeting with Grange Town Councillors, myself and the County Council Traffic Engineer for our area discussed the parking and traffic issues residents have raised over the past few months.

County Matters - December 2018

As Christmas approaches I know we are thinking more about our families and loved ones who are not able to join us at this time for one reason or another. I have a daughter who lives in the USA and we will not see her this time so our thoughts are with her.

County Matters November 2018

Windermere Road flooding

As we are now well into autumn and approaching winter we have experienced yet again extreme weather conditions during the last month.

Brexit negociations

We are in the final straight of the Brexit negotiations. So now is the time for cool heads. If you want to know more about the Brexit negotiations – then read about them here.

These negotiations were always going to be tough.

County Matters October 2018

The Grange and Cartmel Wellbeing Group undertook a survey back in August 2018 to identify future priorities of work to make the area a happier and healthier community.  Thank you to everyone who took the time to complete the survey, as your feedback was greatly appreciated.  The top priorities fr

County Matters - September 2018

The County Council has just recently put out a series of posters designed to raise the profile of adult safeguarding. This is to ensure that all residents are clear that if they have concerns about an adult’s safety or well-being they know how to report it.

County Matters - August 2018

Cumbria Trading Standards are warning both the farming community and local residents in South Lakeland to look out for doorstep callers after an incident was reported in the Cartmel area earlier in the year