Storm Agnes – Stay safe

27th September 2023

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for a spell of very strong winds which may cause some disruption across our area through Wednesday afternoon into early Thursday. Westmorland and Furness is expected to be most severely affected from 12pm tomorrow (27 September) until 7am on Thursday (28 September). Wind gusts are expected […]

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External audit report and AGR 2022/23

27th September 2023

Coniston Parish Council Signed 2023 EA Report_1422888 AGAR 3 2022-2023 Coniston Section 3 – External Auditor Report and Certificate 2022- 23 – INTERIM_1396106-1

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Westmorland and furness household support fund

20th September 2023

HSF briefing referring in WF residents June 2023-1

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CPC Accounts 2020-21-22-23

31st August 2023

CPC accounts 2020-21 CPC Accounts 2021 to 2022 CPC Accounts 2022 to 2023-1

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Coniston Forum Meeting 26th June (not run by Parish Council)

19th June 2023


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Friends of the Lake District, visit to Coniston

26th May 2023

Friends of the Lake District are coming to Coniston! A good opportunity to talk about and find out their position on issues that confront us as a community, like public transport, car parks, highways and other planning issues, dark skies, loghting.

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Transport options in the Lake District

24th May 2023

Transport options in the Lake District survey.   ACTion with Communities in Cumbria is working with the Lake District National Park Partnership (LDNPP) to ask a wide range of people about their views on transport in the Lake District and especially people’s appetite for change.   This research forms part of a wider research programme, […]

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Coronation celebrations – current plans

22nd April 2023

Coronation Celebrations 6th – 8th May 2023  

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Energy support scheme

28th February 2023

SOUTH LAKELAND DISTRICT COUNCIL       News release       27 February 2023       ALTERNATIVE ENERGY SUPPORT SCHEME OPENS TODAY       Householders not eligible for the £400 energy bills support payment can apply to an alternative scheme from today (Monday).       The Energy Bills Support Scheme Alternative […]

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Parish Council Vacancy

27th February 2023

Vacancy Notice-1

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Fred Whitton Challenge 2023 – road closure information

21st February 2023

Fred Whitton Challenge Resident Info – Closures Letter 2023

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Vacancy – Parish Lengthsman

20th February 2023

Coniston Parish Council wishes to appoint a Parish Lengthsman to carry out various work in and around the parish, starting as soon as possible. The job: This role will suit someone with a wide range of skills in general maintenance including, but not restricted to: Grass cutting and weeding Litter picking & general tidying Inspection, […]

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A message from United Utilities

17th December 2022

This is a message from United Utilities. Due to freezing weather conditions, a number of our customers are experiencing no water or reduced pressure, caused by frozen pipes in their properties. The weather is set to warm up over the weekend and any frozen pipes in your property will begin to thaw. When this happens, […]

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Lakeland 100 funding available

20th October 2022

Funding available from the Lakeland 100. Ifyou are involved in an organisation which serves the people of Coniston you might be eligible for a grant awarded by the Coniston Amenities Fund. If you would like more information on which groups are eligible and how to go about applying please contact the Parish Clerk at […]

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Coniston Water – Designated Bathing Water Status Public Consultation

16th September 2022

Wednesday 21st September 2022 at 7pm at the Reading Rooms, Coniston Institute Consultaion

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Proclamation of Accession of King Charles

12th September 2022

The Accession was proclaimed in Coniston on Sunday, 11th September by Cllr Tracy Coward and Cllr Heather Troughton Proclamation of Accession of King Charles III

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Financial hardship, help and advice

16th August 2022

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Lakeland 100 grant allocation

16th July 2022

Grant Allocation 2017 to 2021 report Grant Allocation 2017 to 2021

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Chair’s Report 2021-2022

19th May 2022

Chair’s Report 2021-2022 The Parish Council continues to serve, support and represent the people of Coniston and this annual report highlights the work that has been undertaken. In the last year our community has had to deal with another year of disruption with COVID-19; this has affected our local businesses and personally impacted on a […]

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Bench refurbishment

28th April 2022

The Parish Council are looking for people to sponsor bench refurbishment in and around the parish, including at the Head if the Lake. If any individuals,families or businesses are interested then please Contact the Clerk for more information. Thank you

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Playground and Dow How Ground Maintenance

8th April 2022

Playground and Dow How Ground Maintenance

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Westmorland and Furness Notice of election. May 2022

2nd April 2022

Westmorland and Furness Notice of Election 2022-1

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Disasters Emergency Committee: Ukraine Appeal Raffle

20th March 2022

Let me thank you for supporting the fundraising effort organised by Coniston Parish Council on behalf of the residents of Coniston to support the Ukrainian people through the Disasters Emergency Committee. It requires little or no introduction to tell you that over 1,500,000 refugees fleeing war will need support on a scale that Europe hasn’t […]

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Music for Ukraine

7th March 2022

Over the past weeks we’ve all seen the situation in Ukraine steadily deteriorate beyond even the most pessimistic predictions.  The Ukrainians have resisted the might of the Russian Federation and refused to be overwhelmed.  This resistance and the escalating violence, seemingly directed at civilian populations, has led to the largest single movement of people in Europe […]

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The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Planning Group

9th February 2022

There is a meeting of the planning group Wednesday evening at 6pm in the Reading Room of the Coniston Institute. Everybody welcome is welcome, just come along. Please contact if you would like to be included on the mailing list and have agendas and minutes sent to you.   9th February meeting agenda 19th January Meeting […]

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Coniston Community Orchard Group

5th February 2022

There was a great turnout for the initial meeting for those interested in establishing a traditional orchard in the heart of the parish. There was a great deal of agreement in relation to what the aims of the group shouldbe. It was clear that was a real desire to create an open access orchard which […]

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New website!

1st February 2022

We are delighted that the new Coniston Parish Council website is now live!

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