Windermere Aquatic Ambleside

Approval for Waterhead Marine holiday park

Dan Whelan

The Lake District National Park Authority has approved an application to redevelop a site on the shores of Windermere into a holiday park, in a scheme led by marina operator Windermere Aquatic. 

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Kendal Town Hall Reception CGI

Caddick wins £4.5m Kendal town hall job 

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Dan Whelan

South Lakeland Council has appointed Caddick Construction to reconfigure and refurbish the grade two-listed Kendal Town Hall and South Lakeland House, updating town centre office space in a project starting in October. 

KATHERINE FAIRCLOUGH NTS 2018

Cumbria pushes on with Combined Authority plan

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Neil Tague

A Cumbria County Council cabinet report has asked that chief executive Katherine Fairclough be authorised to submit a business case to Government that would see it and six district councils replaced by a new body.

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Sellafield Aerial

Sellafield readies £250m construction contract

Dan Whelan

The firm that operates the Cumbria nuclear facility is preparing a framework to appoint a single contractor to carry out building and maintenance work at its 1,200-acre site. 

St Cuthbert's Garden Village

Cumbria opens tender for Carlisle link road

Sarah Townsend

The county council has launched the search for a contractor to design and build the Carlisle Southern Link Road, a key piece of infrastructure intended to help unlock the proposed 10,000-home St Cuthbert’s Garden Village.

Premcor Keswick Premier Inn

Premcor reworks Keswick hotel project

Neil Tague

Refreshed plans by developer Premcor for a 71-bedroom Premier Inn hotel have been submitted to the Lake District National Park Authority.

Houndshill Extension

Region wins funding for ‘shovel-ready’ schemes

Dan Whelan

Lancashire, Cheshire, Warrington and Cumbria pocketed a share of the £900m Government pot for projects deemed fit to boost the UK economy post-Covid-19, in addition to Greater Manchester's £54m and Liverpool City Region's £26m allocations.

Cumbrian Homes Carleton Manor Park

Cumbrian Homes winds up after 49 years

Dan Whelan

The Penrith-based housebuilder closed its doors on Friday leaving 17 staff redundant after a proposed takeover of the firm fell through due to the impact of Covid-19.