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Latest News

Free Boxing Day bus service

Free two-hourly Boxing Day Heritage bus service between Silloth & Skinburness to Maryport & Workington on Monday 26 December 2016. This is a volunteer run community service to help combat social isolation among those in the Silloth area without access to private transport. For more details click on the link below. http://wtht.co.uk/…/u…/2016/11/Boxing-Day-Bus-flyer-2016.pdf

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CRIME FIGURES

From this month forward the Police are changing the way they deliver the crime figures. These reports will give you a better overview and enhanced location of the incidents. You will also be able to see other incidents in your neighboring parishes. Crime figures can be obtained via the Cumbria Police Website. Alternatively use the

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SILLOTH – BEES’ NEEDS AWARD

PRESS RELEASE – 8 November 2016                                We are proud to announce that the Heritage Rose & Bee Garden on Silloth Green has won a Bees’ Needs Award. The Award is run in conjunction with Defra and the National Pollinator Strategy. The Award is

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Electoral Review of Allerdale

The independent Local Government Boundary Commission for England is carrying out an electoral review of Allerdale Borough Council. The review will draw new council ward boundaries across Allerdale. The Commission has also announced that 48 councillors should be elected to the council in future: eight fewer than current arrangements. Now they are asking for evidence

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The Healthwatch Cumbria “Chatty Van” Returns

The Healthwatch Cumbria “Chatty Van” Returns Healthwatch Cumbria (HWC) is delighted to report that the “Chatty Van” will be visiting a town/ space somewhere near you this November to help raise awareness of, distribute and support people to respond to the NHS consultation document, “The Future of Healthcare in West, North and East Cumbria. From

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What a wonderful year Silloth has enjoyed!

Saturday evening’s magnificent display saw the airfield engulfed with a massive bonfire and spectacular firework display and funfair attractions enjoyed by thousands of residents and visitors.  This attraction is now well and truly embedded on the Silloth annual event calendar alongside many other extremely well-supported events in the Town. This year I have received an

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Council doubles efforts to clear leaves from roads and pavements

Allerdale Borough Council has waged war on leaves, in efforts to help prevent localised flooding and blocked drains.  From now through to  January, the Council is making a special efforts to prioritise the clearing of leaves from gullies, roads and pavements.   The Council has already identified target areas which have in the past been areas of

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TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE ORDER: B5301 SILLOTH TO ASPATRIA ROAD

Please find below details of the above legal order, with additional site contact information and emergency number Name of applicant:   Cumbria County Council  Tel: 0300 303 2992 Reason for order:   A Temporary Road Closure is required to allow Cumbria County Council to  carry out carriageway patching works. Location: Phase 1:   B5301 Silloth from its

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Wigton Hospital Needs Your Support On Oct 25th

Click on the link below to read the public consultation document:- WNE Cumbria Success Regime the future of healthcare – public consultation document

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Britain in Bloom UK Finals Awards Ceremony 2016

It’s a Silver Gilt Award for Silloth! In February of this year, Silloth received the news that it had been shortlisted as a finalist in the Britain in Bloom competition in the Coastal – Population up to 12K category, alongside contenders from St Brelade, Newcastle (NI), Bute, Mablethorpe, Filey and Tenby.  After months of preparation,

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Healthcare for the future – Public consultation launch

A public consultation has been launched into possible changes to health services in West, North and East Cumbria which will last until just before Christmas 2016. People are encouraged to express their views on the various options. A digital version of the consultation questionnaire and a number of supporting documents are available on the following

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Business Directory

The Silloth-on-Solway business directory is a free service for use by residents and visitors to the area.  If you would like your business adding to the business directory, please submit your listing for approval.  Click here.

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Read the latest issue of the Solway Buzz

The Solway Buzz is a community paper with articles and photos submitted by volunteers and up to 5,500 copies are distributed throughout an area within about six miles of Silloth-on-Solway. Read the latest issue: October/November 2016 Issue here

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Hellrigg Community Benefit Fund

£15,000 AVAILABLE TO COMMUNITY GROUPS IN & AROUND SILLOTH Community groups located close to the Hellrigg Wind Farm in Silloth are being encouraged to apply for grants between £500 and £10,000. The money comes from the Hellrigg Community Benefit Fund and is available through Cumbria Community Foundation on behalf of RWE Innogy UK. Funding is available

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Cumbria in Bloom Awards 2016

The Cumbria in Bloom Awards took place at the North Lakes Hotel in Penrith on Thursday 8 September 2016.  A strong contingent from Silloth attended the Awards ceremony and were delighted with some brilliant results. Silloth-on-Solway won the Cumbria in Bloom Coastal Resort Trophy for the third year running and achieved a Gold Award. Silloth

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