Foreign Secretary visit

The Foreign Secretary, Rt Hon William Hague MP, visited Penrith this morning

Planning Minister visit

Nick Boles MP, Minister for Planning, visited Upper Eden today with Rory Stewart and met constituents and local community groups in Crosby Ravensworth

Conservative PCC elected

Richard Rhodes, the Conservative Party Candidate for Cumbria's Police & Crime Commissioner was elected today.

MP marries!

Rory Stewart marries Shoshana Clark today

Minister for Police visit

Rt Hon Damien Green MP, Minister of State (Policing), visited Penrith today to support the Conservative PCC candidate, Richard Rhodes

Association Autumn Dinner

Penrith and the Border Association held its Annual Autumn Dinner at the Roundthorn Country Hotel and welcomed Elizabeth Smith MSP as the Guest Speaker

Defra Minister visit

New Defra Minister comes to Penrith and the Border on his first visit since appointment

New Defra Minister to visit Penrith and the Border

Following PM David Cameron's recent reshuffle of the Cabinet, Rt Hon Owen Paterson, the new Minister for the Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs is coming to Penrith this week at the invitiation of our MP, Rory Stewart.Watch this space for our report on this event!