The former Watch Manager at Seascale Fire station, David Moore, has expressed regret at the vote by Cumbria’s Labour councillors to approve proposals for Frizington Fire Station which had been opposed by local firefighters and the Fire Brigades Union (FBU).
Yes, of course, for the good of the nation, we must secure the best deal possible, but local and mayoral elections must be fought on local issues, on the worries and concerns that matter to you and your family.
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.