Cllr Mark Fryer, Leader of the Council

Cumberland Council Leader responds to loss of NHS dentists

Councillor Mark Fryer, Leader of Cumberland Council, has expressed deep concern following the announcement that a dental practice in Cockermouth will cease to provide NHS treatments, further reducing the already scarce availability of NHS dentistry in the area.

5 April 2024
Taste Wigton

Cheese, wine, books and more at Taste Cumbria in Wigton

Three of west Cumbria’s fabulous foodie businesses are coming together for a cheese and wine extravaganza at this year’s Taste Cumbria festival in Wigton.

The Barista Café, Wine & Tapas Bar is the location for the event which takes place on Friday 19 April from 7pm. It will play host to the cheesemakers from Torpenhow Dairy and the wine specialists from Shill’s of Cockermouth who will be sharing their wares and their expertise

5 April 2024
Whitehaven and Coastal Community Panel logo

Grass roots projects get investment boost

From promoting diversity to supporting young people in their first home - a fantastic range of community projects have been funded by Whitehaven and Coastal Community panel.

3 April 2024
Cumberland Council logo

Celebrating One Year, One Cumberland

The first of April 2024 marks one year since Cumberland Council came into being. The bringing together of four councils from the former Cumbria County Council, Carlisle City Council, Copeland Borough Council and Allerdale Borough Council.

2 April 2024
swimming kids

Make a splash this Easter holidays!

All schoolchildren aged up to 16 years old from the Cumberland area will be able to go for a swim in a choice of five indoor pools for only 10p over the Easter school holidays.

2 April 2024

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