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Call for Brexit rural pubs boost

New freedoms to cut duty on beer sold in pubs after Brexit should be used to give a boost to rural publicans according to councillor James Airey, the Conservative parliamentary candidate for Westmorland and Lonsdale.

Public encouraged to come along to Highways England A590 event

Councillors who earlier this year took their case for improvements to the A590 to a meeting in London are now encouraging residents and road users to have their say at a local drop-in session which is being held by Highways England on Thursday 27 June.

Conservatives announce new leadership team on South Lakes Council

The Conservatives have announced their new leadership team to shadow Cabinet portfolios on South Lakeland District Council.

Councillor Tom Harvey, the Conservative group leader on the local authority, has today confirmed the following appointments: