Shelter: Number of homeless families rising

New figures highlighted by the charity reveal that 536 families in the North West are homeless and living in temporary accommodation, a 22% rise on the same time last year. Shelter warned that the combination of welfare cuts and...

Grange-over-Sands housing approved

Envidia Homes has been granted planning permission for the development of 64 homes and associated open space at Grange-over-Sands in South Lakeland.

Story plans Kendal housing

HOW Planning has submitted two planning applications for new homes in the Lake District town of Kendal on behalf of Story Homes.

Cumbria seeks extra care partner

Cumbria County Council has launched the search for a social housing development partner for a housing and care facility in Workington.