Opinions

Cllr. McGrath presents the facts in the NHS debate

On opposite sides of the leaders and letters pages on the 14th August issue of the Whitehaven News, two very different pictures of government support for the NHS in West Cumbria were presented.

Cervical screening saves lives

A few days ago a report to Cumbria health scrutiny committee described how health outcomes vary enormously between different parts of Cumbria.

 

BUILDING THE RIGHT HOUSES WHERE WE NEED THEM

In recent years we’ve made great progress in Copeland. Conservatives on the council, working with the Mayor, have produced a balanced budget, invested £1 million into our high streets and created more street cleaning teams. But there’s more to be done to make Copeland fit for the future.