1,800 more businesses in Cumbria since 2010

Latest figures from the Office of National Statistics showing that more than 1,800 new businesses have been created in Cumbria since 2010 have been welcomed by Councillor James Airey. Councillor Airey, who is the Conservative group leader on Cumbria County Council, said: “Cumbria’s businesses are the beating heart of our…

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James Airey slams council over latest Windermere Ferry disruption

Councillor James Airey has criticised Cumbria County Council’s decision to suspend the Windermere Ferry service for three weeks in March for a refit and inspection just five months after the service was re-started following an engine fire. Councillor James Airey said: “This is a regular refit and inspection which should…

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James Airey welcomes new figures showing 11,000 more local people are saving for their retirement through a workplace pension

New figures show that thousands of people in Westmorland and Lonsdale are now enrolled in a workplace pension. Westmorland and Lonsdale’s Conservative parliamentary candidate, councillor James Airey, has welcomed the latest figures showing that, due to changes to workplace pensions, 11,000 more people in the constituency are now saving for…

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