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  • Creating a thriving high street in Kendal and other towns in South Lakeland is a key Council Plan priority for SLDC. (South Lakeland District Council)
    Article: Aug 21, 2015

    South Lakes MP Tim Farron has today released his list of advice surgeries for second half of 2015 and January 2016.

    The dates are as follows:

    • Fri 4 Sep ASDA Café, Kendal 4:00 - 5:00pm
    • Fri 11 Sep Appointment only - ring 01539 723403 2:30 - 3:30pm
    • Thu 17 Sep South Lakes Foyer, Blackhall Rd Kendal 4:00 - 5:00pm
    • Sat 26 Sep Victoria Hall, Grange over Sands 10:00 - 11:00am
    • Thu 1 Oct Windermere Library 3:00 - 4:00pm
    • Sat 10 Oct South Lakes Foyer, Blackhall Rd Kendal 10:00 - 11:00am
    • Fri 16 Oct ASDA Café, Kendal 4:00 - 5:00pm
    • Fri 23 Oct Lunesdale Hall, Kirkby Lonsdale Institute 10:00 - 11:00am
    • Fri 6 Nov Morrisons Café, Kendal 10:00 - 11:00am
    • Fri 20 Nov South Lakes Foyer, Blackhall Rd Kendal 10:00 - 11:00am
    • Sat 28 Nov St Thomas' Church, Milnthorpe 10:00 - 11:00am
    • Fri 11 Dec Victoria Hall, Grange over Sands 10:00 - 11:00am
    • Fri 18 Dec Morrisons Café, Kendal 4:00 - 5:00pm
    • Sat 9 Jan South Lakes Foyer, Blackhall Rd Kendal 10:00 - 11:00am
    • Fri 15 Jan ASDA Café, Kendal 10:00 - 11:00am
    • Fri 22 Jan Sedbergh Community Offices 4:00 - 5:00pm
  • Tim in Kendal
    Article: Aug 21, 2015

    One year from the Battle of the Somme Centenary, local MP Tim Farron is encouraging communities across Cumbria to apply for new £4m Heritage Lottery Fundmoney to explore the impact of the war.

    The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has announced new funds to help communities across the UK mark the Centenary of the First World War and Tim is urging communities to apply.

  • TF, Simon Hughes and Kentmere Hydro
    Article: Aug 20, 2015

    South Lakes MP Tim Farron is urging local people to support two local good causes as they battle for a slice of £400,000 of green energy funding being offered by Marks & Spencer.

    Coniston Mountain Rescue Team and Community Energy Cumbria have put themselves forward for part of the funding.

    Coniston Mountain Rescue team are urging people to back their plans for photovoltaic panels on the station roof to reduce carbon emissions and generate the charity some income.

  • TF Kendal
    Article: Aug 20, 2015

    South Lakes MP Tim Farron has offered his congratulations to the area's students on their GCSE results this morning.

    Tim said: "Congratulations to all those students in South Lakeland who have received good GCSE results today.

    "I know just how hard pupils and staff work to get the best exam results and today is a very important and sometimes nerve-wracking day.

  • South Lakes MP Tim Farron has been named as a ‘Campaign Champion’ by a national charity for his work on road safety and sustainable transport.
    Article: Jul 29, 2015

    South Lakes MP Tim Farron has welcomed the news that Kendal's Business Improvement District (BID) is working with North Country Leisure on plans for a cycling revolution for the town.

    The scheme - for tourists as well as local people, will focus on both improving the current infrastructure and introducing the new initiative. Over the last couple of months the BID have been consulting with local stakeholders including businesses in Kendal to determine additional locations for things like extra secure cycle rack provision.