Welcome to the Hutton Roof Parish Council website.
Hutton Roof is a civil parish in the South Lakeland district of Cumbria, close to Kirkby Lonsdale. The new Parish Council took office on 7 May 2019 following an uncontested election and since then two further members have been co-opted giving a full complement of 5 councillors.
County Council information for local communities including the latest South Lakeland Newletter and South Lakeland Directory of Community Support can be found here.
Cumbria County Council and partners have launched an emergency telephone support line for those at high risk from coronavirus who need urgent help. The support line number is 0800 783 1966 (Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm and 10am – 2pm at weekends) or visit https://cumbria.gov.uk/coronavirus/helpline.asp. The service also accepts referrals from members of the public who may be concerned about people in their community.
Information about the partial re-introduction of green bin garden waste collections can be found here.
Household Waste Recycling Centres are re-opening with restrictions and for essential visits only from Tuesday 12 May 2020 – click here for updated information.
Many people in the community are offering help and support to those who need it during the current emergency (eg help with shopping, collecting medication etc). If you need help, please contact Judi Morgan on 07595 218342 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hutton Roof Parish Council works for the benefit of the parishioners of the area and covers a range of issues, from considering planning applications to helping with individual concerns impacting on the parish. We aim to keep the parish a pleasurable and secure environment in which to live and work. To help achieve this we hold regular Parish Council meetings, at which we discuss all matters openly. Everyone is welcome to attend these meetings and we look forward to seeing you there.
South Lakeland District Council is reviewing and updating its Local Plan. The Local Plan provides policies on housing and economic growth, whilst protecting the environment and addressing climate change. The Plan allocates sites for housing and other developments such as new employment sites. To find out more about the process, the current early engagement activities and to have your say, visit https://www.southlakeland.gov.uk/planning-and-building/south-lakeland-local-plan/local-plan-review/.