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A warm welcome to the Appleby-in-Westmorland website

The historic market town of Appleby-in-Westmorland in the beautiful Eden Valley makes an excellent centre for exploring the surrounding area and enjoying the scenery.


The Town Council and the Tourist Information team extend a very warm welcome and invite you to explore this web site.


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Closing Date: Appleby Flood Relief Fund


The closing date for the receipt of applications to the Appleby Flood Relief Fund is Friday 30th September 2016.  Applications are sort from individuals and community groups who were affected by last year's flooding.  For further information and to download application forms: 

Edenside to Close


Cumbria County Council's Cabinet have today unanimously agreed to close Edenside Residential Care Home. The Town Council are dismayed by this decision and our thoughts are with the residents and their families who are to remain at Greengarth in Penrith. Our thanks go to the community for their overwhelming support. We will continue to explore whatever other opportunities that are available including the fact that the building is now registered as a community asset.

Notice of Conclusion of Audit


NOTICE is hereby given that the audit for the year ended 31 March 2016 was completed on 14 September 2016.


Notice of Conclusion of Audit


The Annual Return and Accounts are now available for inspection.




Dismay at Edenside Report


Appleby-in-Westmorland Town Council is both dismayed and appalled at Cumbria County Council’s report on the future of Edenside Residential Care Home which recommends that the much loved care home be closed and the building sold.…/Public%20reports%20pa…

The report starts at page 19.

The Town Council is committed to continuing the fight for Edenside. We will be submitting a request to make a statement to the Cabinet before the meeting in Kendal next Thursday and will also be contacting all cabinet members in advance with a response to the report and the recommendations.