Cumbria

Council meeting held in Cumbrian town hall

Executive council meetings will be held in town halls in Cumbria to strengthen links with the community.

Eden District Council will hold its first ever meeting at the Town Hall in Alston on Tuesday.

A spokesperson said it was to improve links with residents in an area that is the most sparsely populated in England and Wales.

The meetings will allow the public to witness decisions being made by the council to benefit the community.

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