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Chairman's message

Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II21st April 1926 - 8th September 2022It is with great sorrow that I offer His Majesty King Charles III, the Royal Family and all their children, my deepest condolences on the passing of his beloved Mother, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. On behalf of Wetheral Parish Council and the community it serves, I thank Her Maje...
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Grass cutting contract 2023-25

Grass Cutting Contract 2023-25The Parish Council would like to invite contractors to submit a tender for the Parish grass cutting contract, commencing April 2023. Information will be available from 6th September 2022, by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. date for responses- 17th October 2022.Contract to be awarded 17th Novemb...
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Councillor Vacancy - Great Corby

PARISH COUNCIL OF WETHERALVACANCY FOR COUNCILLORGREAT CORBY WARD LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT 1972 (SECTION 87(2)) THE LOCAL ELECTIONS (PARISHES AND COMMUNITIES) (AMENDMENT) RULES 1986 (RULE 8(1)) There is a vacancy on the above-mentioned Council caused by a Councillor resignation.) A by-election to fill the vacancy will be held if, within 14 days fro...
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His Royal Highness, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh 10 June 1921 – 9 April 2021

His Royal Highness, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh 10 June 1921 – 9 April 2021 It is with great sorrow that I offer Her Majesty the Queen and the Royal Family my deepest condolences on the loss of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. On behalf of Wetheral Parish Council and the community it serves, I thank hi...
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Multi-Use Games Area, Wetheral

The Council needs the views of Wetheral residents as to what sports or games they would like to see on the Multi-Use Games Area, soon to be installed at the playing field (subject to planning approval). The size of the MUGA is yet to be determined, but is not envisaged to allow league-standard sports .It will be provided to allow free access to an ...
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Guest — erin ?
I think this is a great idea! However I think it shouldn't be bookable because it should be open to all adults and teenagers at al... Read More
Thursday, 01 April 2021 17:02
Guest — Alan Pickard
I think it’s a great idea and perfect for 5 a side football and netball/basketball. An all weather surface is better in this clima... Read More
Tuesday, 06 April 2021 13:57
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Temporary Road Closure - U1184 Lambley Bank, Scotby

Below is a location plan detailing the extents of a temporary road closure which has been put in place to allow Morrison Utility Services to carry out works for the disconnection of a service. These works are due to commence 18th May 2020 and have an approximate duration of 5 days. Location: A section of U1184 Lambley Bank, Scotby from a ...
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New emergency support line launched for vulnerable people needing urgent help

Today (Monday 30 March) Cumbria County Council and partners have launched a new emergency support service for people at high risk of becoming seriously ill as a result of COVID-19, and who do not have support available from friends, family or neighbours. Those at high risk include people over 70 years old, pregnant women and those with underly...
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Office closed until further notice

 Due to the current situation with COVID-19 and the latest government guidance, the Parish Council office will close today (17 March 2020) at 1pm and will remain closed until further notice. The Clerks will be working from home and will have access to emails, so can be reached as normal on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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TTRO - C1038 Wetheral Pastures, Wetheral - 19/03/20

Attached is a location plan detailing the extents of a temporary road closure which has been put in place to allow Ashcroft Construction to carry out drainage works. These works are due to commence on the 19th March 2020 and have an approximate duration of 4 weeks. Location: A section of C1038 Wetheral Pastures, Wetheral from its junction with...
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Springtime wildlife tips

It may not feel like it, but the first day of spring is just a couple of weeks away! Wetheral Parish Council will be running its 'Let It Bee' campaign again this year, to help increase biodiversity and support bee and insect populations throughout the parish. All of us can take steps to make our gardens and outdoor spaces wildlife-friendly. Even sm...
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Temporary Road Closure U1192 Clints Road, Great Corby - 09/03/20

Below is a location plan detailing the extents of a temporary road closure which has been put in place to allow Cumbria Highways to carry out parapet/retaining wall repairs. These works are due to commence on the 9th March 2020 and have an approximate duration of 3 weeks. Location: A section of U1192 Clints Road, Great Corby from its junc...
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Invitation to Tender

3-YEAR GROUNDS MAINTENANCE CONTRACT Contractors are invited to submit a tender for Wetheral Parish Council's grounds maintenance contract starting in March 2020. The deadline for submitting a tender is January 7th, 2020.Please contact the Clerk for full details of tender requirements. The Clerk, Wetheral Parish Council,Wetheral Village Community Ha...
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Temporary Road Closure - C1027, Corby Gates Level Crossing, Great Corby

Attached is a location plan detailing the extents of a temporary road closure which has been put in place to allow Network Rail to carry out level crossing barrier testing works. These works are due to commence 4th December 2019 and have an approx. duration of 1 day between the hours of 7am to 4pm. Location: A section of the C1027 Corby Gates level...
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Chamber of Commerce business Start-up Programme

If you're looking to start your own business, Cumbria Chamber of Commerce's business start-up programme will point you in the right direction to achieve success through a great range of FREE support and training. For more information call on 0844 257 84 50, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit https://cumbriagrowthhub.co.uk/business-start-up
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Temporary Road Closure - C1020, Broomfallen Road, Scotby - 25.11.19

 Below is a location plan detailing the extents of a temporary road closure which has been put in place to allow TK Gallagher to carry out connection works. These works are due to commence 25th November 2019 and have an approximate duration of 3 days. Location: A section of the C1020 Broomfallen Road, Scotby from a point approximatel...
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The St Cuthbert's Garden Village consultation is ending

The St Cuthbert's Garden Village consultation ends on 14th October 2019. Please do take the opportunity to get involved and respond. Although some residents may think it won't directly affect Wetheral Parish, there are concerns that Wetheral and Cumwhinton will see a severe increase in traffic including HGVs, with the B6263 being be used as a cut-t...
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Temporary Emergency Road Closure - Sandy Lane, Great Corby - 27.08.19

 Attached is a location plan detailing the extents of an emergency temporary road closure which has been put in place due to the likelihood of danger to the public as a result of a sink hole. This closure will commence from 27th August 2019 and has an approximate duration of 21 days. Location: A section of Sandy Lane (U1192), Great C...
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You would think they could repair a hole in less than 21 day’s!
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Temporary Road Closure - C1040, Cumwhinton - 09.09.2019

Below is a location plan detailing the extents of a temporary road closure which has been put in place to allow Waitings Ltd. to carry out works for new sewage connections. These works are due to commence 9th September 2019 and have an approximate duration of 2 weeks. Location: A section of the C1040 Cumwhinton from its junction with Broomfall...
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Temporary Road Closure - C1038, Wetheral Pasture, Wetheral - 02.09.2019

Attached is a location plan detailing the extents of a temporary road closure which has been put in place to allow Northern Gas Networks to carry out new connections works. These works are due to commence 2nd September 2019 and have an approximate duration of 5 days. Location: A section of the C1038 Wetheral Pasture, Wetheral, from its ju...
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Temporary Road Closure - C1038, Scotby to Wetheral - 09.09.19

Attached is a location plan detailing the extents of a temporary road closure which has been put in place to allow Cumbria Highways to carry out surface dressing works. These works are due to commence 9th September 2019 and have an approximate duration of 12 working days. Location: From its junction with the B6263 (Wetheral) extendin...
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They would be better spending the money and materials on a full resurfacing the road and not installing temporary patches which wi... Read More
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