CUMBRIAN MPs PEN OPEN LETTER IN SUPPORT OF EU MEMBERSHIP

Cumbria’s representatives in Parliament have today joined forces to pen an open letter setting out the positive case for Britain to remain in the European Union. The letter, signed by the six MPs from three different political parties, explains that EU membership supports Cumbr...

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Humans in the Landscape

Shortly before my father died, he was reading “The Road to Wigan Pier”. He had been struck by Orwell’s description of the industrial scars and the poisonous detritus in Northern England in the 1930s. I had been walking a great deal, and my father wanted to know whether I to...

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Our future in Europe

Who hasn’t told us what they think? Ian Botham has spoken, and so has the Prime-Minister of New Zealand. Barack Obama has invested his eloquence in the Remain campaign; and Boris Johnson has lent his exuberance to Exit. But despite the chorus of celebrities, this is not a decis...

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RORY STEWART MP PLEDGES SUPPORT FOR “BRING EDENSIDE HOME” CAMPAIGN

Rory Stewart MP has pledged his support for residents of Edenside care home in Appleby, who were evacuated to the former Greengarth care home in Penrith, when Appleby was hit by the devastating Storm Desmond in December. Repair work to the care home has not yet started and there ...

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RORY STEWART MP JOINS ROYAL CUMBRIAN VISIT TO PENRITH AND THE BORDER

  Rory Stewart MP welcomed His Royal Highness Prince Charles to Penrith and The Border yesterday, on a day-long tour that included visits to Ullswater Community College, Pooley Bridge, and Theatre on the Lake in Keswick. Rory and Prince Charles spent 75 minutes touring Ullswater...

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