Local News

General Election Update 27/11/2019

Come to the following all party hustings, where our Candidate, James Airey, will be speaking:

Saturday 30th November at 2pm in the Grange over Sands Methodist Church on Kents Bank Rd, Grange-over-Sands LA11 7EY

County Matters November 2019


A meeting of the Grange Multi-Agency flood group was held recently with officers from the County and District Councils in addition to the Environment Agency in attendance.

County Matters - October 2019

At a recent meeting of the Grange and Peninsula (GAP) Wellbeing Hub we were informed that the area wide Directory of all organisations is nearly complete and will be going out to all places in the Peninsula shortly.

James Airey welcomes extra flood prevention cash for Kendal

Councillor James Airey, the Conservative parliamentary candidate for Westmorland and Lonsdale, has welcomed the announcement that Kendal is to receive an extra £5 million in flood defence funding from the Government.

James Airey welcomes £14 billion cash boost for schools

School children across Westmorland and Lonsdale are set to benefit from a record £14 billion of government funding, levelling up per pupil funding across the country so every child has access to a world class education.

Government boost to get rural communities better connected

Nicky Morgan, the Minister for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport has launched a £30 million UK-wide competition to see countryside communities better connected and help rural Britain seize the opportunities of 5G technology.