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Better Care Together

I read through the Better Care Together strategy earlier today. I recommend that you do too. It’s a fascinating document which presents a bold vision for the provision of health and care services across Morecambe Bay in the future.

The Associations Dinner at the Olde Mill

The Associations Dinner at the Olde Mill  What a well attended dinner, young and dare I say old alike, the Food was good the company excellent.

Growth deal for cumbria delivers 21m for barrow and furness

Growth deal for cumbria delivers 21m for barrow and furnessGreat news for Barrow & Furness today as the Government announced the next ground of funding for regional Growth Deals.New investment will be going to three areas in Barrow & Furness directly:

DAIRY FARMERS DESERVE A FAIR DEAL

Dairy farmers deserve a fair dealSimon Fell January 20, 2015We should all be concerned at the news about First Milk. Over 1,000 dairy farmers across the UK won’t be paid on time because of a financial crisis at the organisation and at least two of those affected are from Barrow & Furness.

Simon Fell, Conservative Candidate for Barrow & Furness

Simon Fell, Conservative Candidate for Barrow & Furness, met with the Chancellor earlier yesterday and invited him to view the economic development and apprenticeship programmes in Barrow first hand. 

Tunnel Vision

As I understand it the National Grid preferred option regarding new cabling is to tunnel under the bay and spend many £100s of million pounds in the process.