CBC Grants Available for Commercial Premises in Cleator Moor Town Center

CBC are launching their Pride of Place scheme in July 2017, to improve the appearance of the town center.  There will be a 50% grant contribution up to a maximum of £5,000.  Priority will be given to street level improvements which could include paintwork, signage or re-modelling.  Property owners will need to provide two quotations and have the necessary approvals in place i.e. planning permission if required. For further details and to register interest in the scheme please e-mail Diane Ward.  shopfronts@copeland.gov.uk Cleator Moor Town Council and the Chamber of Trade will be circulating leaflets and information on the scheme
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Major resurfacing works – Homewood Road & Overend Road, Whitehaven

Cumbria Highways will be carrying out major reconstruction works to improve the condition and road safety of Homewood Road and Overend Road in Whitehaven. This is a key route to the West Cumberland Hospital and requires significant repairs. The works will be carried out using phased road closures in order to complete the works as efficiently as possible. Works are expected to take 8 – 10 weeks to complete, working 12 hour days, 7 days a week. The works are scheduled to take place during school summer holidays, commencing in July. Cumbria County Council has worked hard to secure the
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