Aldingham Civil Parish is a rural parish of just over 1,000 residents situated on the western shores of Morecambe Bay in south Cumbria. It includes the villages of Aldingham, Baycliff, Dendron, Gleaston, Leece, Newbiggin, Roosebeck and Scales as well as a number of smaller hamlets.
The Parish Council is the lowest tier of local government in the area, is non political and is made up of volunteers from the local community. We work in association with South Lakeland District (SLDC) and Cumbria County (CCC) Councils, as well as local residents, to help maintain services in the area.
COVID 19 HELP AND SUPPORT NUMBERS;
CUMBRIA COUNTY COUNCIL EMERGENCY SUPPORT 0800 783 1966 Link to further information here
South Lakeland Age UK has a critical community service: for shopping, prescription pick up, hearing aid batteries, telephone befriending and book delivery service on 030 300 30003 Link to further information here:
PARISH COUNCIL MEETINGS ARE CURRENTLY SUSPENDED DUE TO THE GOVERNMENT GUIDANCE ON COVID19. THE PARISH COUNCIL HAS ADOPTED AND IS CURRENTLY OPERATING UNDER THE FOLLOWING “HIGH CONSEQUENCE INFECTIOUS DISEASE POLICY” IN ORDER TO BE ABLE TO CONTINUE TO CARRY OUT ESSENTIAL PARISH COUNCIL BUSINESS.
COUNCILLOR VACANCY – IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BECOME MORE INVOLVED IN YOUR AREA AND COMMUNITY, CONSIDER BECOMING A PARISH COUNCILLOR. This is an interesting and rewarding role where you can make a positive difference. This Is non political and open to anyone over 18 who lives in the Parish and is registered to vote). The Parish covers the Villages of Gleaston, Leece, Dendron, Roosebeck, Newbiggin, Aldingham, Scales & Baycliff.
If you are interested, please contact the Clerk on 01229 861646 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org or come to a meeting.