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 7th May 2019 following an uncontested election and since then two further members have been co-opted giving a full complement of 5 councillors.
CORONAVIRUS COVID-19 - For information about coronavirus and how council services are being affected visit https://www.cumbria.gov.uk/ (Cumbria County Council) and https://www.southlakeland.gov.uk/ (South Lakeland District Council). Please note that green bin garden waste collections have been suspended with effect from Monday 30 March 2020 and Household Waste Recycling Centres are now closed. More information on these and other changes to services can be found on the County and District Council websites above.
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 email@example.com. Cumbria County Council and partners have launched an emergency telephone support line for those at high risk from coronavirus who need help. The support line number is 0800 783 1966 or you can email your request for help to COVID19support@cumbria.gov.uk. The telephone call centre will operate Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm and 10am - 2pm at weekends. The service will also accept referrals from members of the public who may be concerned about people in their community.
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/.