Letters to Editor

Letters to the Editor

Westmorland General failed again

Westmorland General failed again

Dear Editor, I feel yet again the coalition has missed the chance to deal seriously with our debts and invest in our public services. Despite talking about bringing back A&E to Kendal for eight years Tim Farron MP has voted to give even more of our money to overseas countries…

Council Gamble on the Markets

Council Gamble on the Markets

In today’s Global Marketplace there is no such thing as a sure bet. So when you are invested in an upwardly mobile, successful venture, not many stockbrokers would advise moving your interests into an unproven quantity. Yet Allerdale Borough Council are considering doing exactly that.…

Three cheers for volunteers!

It’s National Volunteers Week and I’d like to say a few words in praise of the hundreds of thousands of volunteers who are selflessly giving up their free time for worthy local causes up and down the country.…