Cumbria MP Tim Farron will speak in a debate in the House of Commons on reform of the Common Agricultural Policy this evening to call for a cut in modulation to protect livestock and dairy farmers in light of the recent announcement that the overall EU budget will be cut...

Lakes MP Tim Farron has secured over three quarters of a million pounds for councils throughout Cumbria. In a letter from Brandon Lewis, MP Parliament...
Cumbria’s Police and Crime Commissioner Richard Rhodes has awarded the annual Commissioner’s Bravery Award to three Maryport officers. Police constabl...
Cumbria County Council is developing a new programme to provide information, advice and support to people who fall on hard times. The new ‘Ways to Wel...
The Forest Campaigns Network (FCN) welcomes the Government's response to the Forestry Panel’s recommendation for the future of our forests. Over the p...
South Lakes MP Tim Farron has called on the Government to take action to help farmers who have part of their farm wrongly labelled as ‘common land’. T...
The new head of the North West Counter Terrorism Unit (NW CTU) is urging communities across the North West of England to support the police in the fig...
Cumbrian MP Tim Farron spoke yesterday in the debate in the House of Commons during the second reading of the Grocery Codes Adjudicator Bill, welcoming the measures which will play an important role...
South Lakes MP Tim Farron has welcomed news that the government will launch a long-awaited inquiry into Sky Lanterns and their impact on livestock. In a written statement to Parliament, Farming...
The All Party Committee of Cumbrian MPs announced today that they expect to be hearing evidence on the implications for nuclear repository in Cumbria in November. The committee consists of...
Penrith and the Border MP and chairman of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Local Democracy, Rory Stewart, this week demanded more power for local communities whilst hosting the National...