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Find out about changes to services during the bank holiday week.
Find out more about industrial action by Allerdale Waste Services staff and the impact on waste collections.
Find out about voting in your area and the elections that are taking place.
You must register to vote before you can vote in any election.
You now need proof of your identity to vote at a polling station in elections.
Details of any current local elections will be detailed on this page.
Find out what you need to do to become a councillor. A councillor may represent your local community on a parish, town, or on this unitary authority.
Find out the election results for council, parish and town councils.
Parish council elections were held on Thursday 4 May 2023.
The Boundary Commission for England is undertaking a review of the Parliamentary constituencies for England.
Reviews provide an opportunity to look at and make changes to governance arrangements for town and parish councils and parish areas.