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Funding for South Lakes rugby, football and playgroup

South Lakes District Councillor Sheila Capstick has used her £1,000 locality budget to support two sports clubs and a playgroup in her area.

Councillor Capstick, who represents the Sedbergh and Kirkby Lonsdale Ward on South Lakeland District Council, has:

Support for South Lakes community groups

Three community projects will share £1,000 thanks to South Lakes District Councillor Brian Cooper.

Councillor Cooper, who represents the Burton and Crookland Ward on South Lakeland District Council, has used his locality budget to:

Campaigners hail success in Bowness Cinema campaign

Commenting on the Lake District National Park’s decision not to include the Royalty Cinema in Bowness in its list of sites for future redevelopment, Windermere Councillor Ben Berry said:

James Airey slams council over latest Windermere Ferry disruption

Councillor James Airey has criticised Cumbria County Council’s decision to suspend the Windermere Ferry service for three weeks in March for a refit and inspection just five months after the service was re-started following an engine fire.