March 3, 2017

Commissioner Urges Communities to Apply for Funding

Cumbria’s Police and Crime Commissioner Peter McCall is urging local communities to apply for funds from his Property Fund, for up to £2,500 to support local […]
March 2, 2017

Top conservationist recognised at AONB conference

Many congratulations to Rob Petley-Jones, who was presented with the Bittern Award at the Arnside & Silverdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’s (AONB) conference. Rob, who […]
March 2, 2017

Re-learning old traditions at Brown Robin

Butterfly conservation and its partners are doing  great work by getting into our local woodlands, and they are currently working in Yewbarrow woods in Grange. However, […]
March 2, 2017

New tree presented to Grange Community Orchard

Andy Gilchrist from the South Lakes Orchard Group (SLOG) recently presented a ‘Green Chisel’ pear tree to the community orchard. Green Chisel is a scion taken […]
March 2, 2017

St Patrick’s Day

With the threat of impending funding cuts, Victoria Hall needs support from the local community and on St Patrick’s Day, Friday 17th March, a fundraising concert […]
March 2, 2017

Developers try to ditch affordable housing

The new housing development currently underway at Jack Hill, Allithwaite has courted controversy from the beginning. Developers, Applethwaite Homes (a subsidiary of the Eric Wright Group […]
March 2, 2017

Update from Tesco

Following their application for signage at the last Town Council meeting, Grange Now contacted Tesco to ask when they envisaged opening their Grange store. Tesco spokesperson […]
March 2, 2017

Tim Farron visits Right2Work

South Lakes MP Tim Farron has welcomed the launch of a new employment service for those who are disabled or disadvantaged in the workplace. The service […]
March 2, 2017

RNLI needs your help!

This is a call for help. There has been a Grange over Sands Royal National Lifeboat Institution Branch Committee since 1926. Over the years it has […]