Drawbriggs Lane: Temporary Road Closure

We have been informed of a Temporary Road Closure by Cumbria County Council.
Bridge repair works are due to commence 1st July 2019 and have an approx. duration of 5 days. Works will be set up and taken down daily between the hours of 9am to 5pm. Location: A section of Drawbriggs Lane, Appleby-in-Westmorland from its […]

By |June 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Exercise of Public Rights

Confirmation of the Dates of the Period for the Exercise of Public Rights for Appleby-in-Westmorland Town Council.

I confirm that the dates set for the period for the exercise of public rights are as follows: commencing Monday 17th June 2018 and ending on Friday 26th July 2018.

The accounting records and annual return for the year ended […]

By |June 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|

Information: Appleby Horse Fair

Information about Appleby Horse Fair can be found on the Mutli Agency Strategic Coordinating Groups website https://www.applebyfair.org/.

The traffic management map can be viewed using the following link https://www.applebyfair.org/sites/default/files/attachments/Car%20Parks%20Leaflet%202015%20map%20without%20floods%20changes.pdf 

By |June 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|

573 Bus Service

Cumbria County Council are looking at alternatives for the 573 Bus Service which will finish in the summer.  They are keen to understand the future demand for the service.  Please complete the questionnaire below and return it to

Katy Wood, Cumbria County Council, Parkhouse Building, Baron Way, Kingmoor Business Park, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6 4SJ

Email: integrated.transport@cumbria.gov.uk by the […]

By |May 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|

Grazing Licence, Fair Hill, Appleby

Bids are invited for a 10 month licence commencing on 1st July 2019 to graze sheep on land at Fair Hill, Appleby.

For further information contact the Town Clerk. Office hours: Mon – Fri 12 noon to 5pm; tel. 017683 51177 or email. clerk@applebytown.org.uk.

SEALED BIDS to be addressed to the Town Clerk, Moot Hall, Boroughgate, Appleby-in-Westmorland, […]

By |April 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Appleby Horse Fair 2019

Public Meeting to discuss the Appleby Horse Fair 2019 will be held on Wednesday 8th May 2018 between 7pm & 8pm in the Public Hall, Appleby.  Speakers include: Matthew Neal, Chairman of the Multi-Agency Strategic Co-ordinating Group and Temp Chief Superintendent Rob O’Connor, Gold Commander.

For further information contact Cumbria County Council Development Office 01768 812660.

By |April 23rd, 2019|Uncategorized|

Town Meeting: Wednesday 24th April 2019



Wednesday 24th April 2019

7pm – 8pm
Moot Hall, Boroughgate, Appleby-in-Westmorland

To be held in accordance with the provisions of the
Local Government Act 1972, Schedule 12, Part III


1. Welcome
Introductions from the Mayor of Appleby, Cllr Stan Rooke
2. Apologies
To receive any apologies.
3. Minutes
To receive the minutes from the Town Meeting held […]

By |April 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|

TTRO Station Road

Closure of Station Road for Bridge examination.  These works are expected to commence Sunday 7th April 2019 and are expected to last for one day between 0800 hours and 1600 hours.

Location: U3217 Station Road, Appleby-in-Westmorland, for approx. 18m either side of the centre line of the railway bridge

Diversion Route: A way for pedestrians and dismounted cyclists […]

By |March 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Being a Good Neighbour

The power of the internet! We have recently been contacted by a teacher from Upstate New York whose student Nicolas found our community links page https://applebytown.org/community-links/ as part of a project he was completing and thought it was great. He has asked if I would share this link with you about being a good neighbour https://www.idtrue.com/resource-cent…/being-a-good-neighbor/. Nicolas well […]

By |March 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Moot Hall: Options Appraisal: Final Report

Crosby Granger Architects were commissioned as part of the Heritage Action Zone project to undertake an options appraisal of the Moot Hall to identify how best to improve public access and create more publicly accessible usable space.

This process initially identified 8 options for both the layout of the building and its use.

Following consultation with the […]

By |March 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|