Welcome to Appleby-in-Westmorland Town Council

The historic market town of Appleby-in-Westmorland is situated on the banks of the River Eden in beautiful countryside between the Lake District National Park and the Yorkshire Dales National Park, on the edge of the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Appleby-in-Westmorland Town Council represent approximately 3,000 Appleby residents and is the third tier of local government.  There are 16 Councillors, 8 each for the Wards of Appleby and Bongate.  Councillors are elected for a term of four years.  Councillors are unpaid.  Council meetings are held in the Council Chamber at the Moot Hall and are open to the public and the press.  The Council has 9 part time employees who fulfill the Council’s statutory duties and deliver a range of services including the Tourist Information Centre and the Public Hall.

VACANCY FOR A TOWN COUNCILLOR

May 15th, 2018|0 Comments

LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT 1972 (SECTION 87(2))

THE LOCAL ELECTIONS (PARISHES AND COMMUNITIES) (AMENDMENT) RULES

APPLEBY-IN-WESTMORLAND TOWN COUNCIL

APPLEBY WARD

(1)        A casual vacancy has arisen in the office of Councillor on the above-mentioned Council caused by the resignation of […]

Public Meeting to discuss the Appleby Horse Fair 2018

May 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

The pre Appleby Horse Fair public meeting is taking place at the Public Hall in Appleby on Monday 21 May from 7-8pm. Representatives are attending from the Multi Agency Group MASCG who work to make […]