Council leaders back tax discounts for ‘community heroes’

Council leaders back tax discounts for ‘community heroes’

Around 500,000 community volunteers should benefit from a ‘community contribution discount’ and see 10% council tax cut – council chiefs claim.

Residents vote ‘yes’ to new town council

Penrith could get a town council after almost two-thirds of residents who took part in a ballot voted in favour of the proposal.

Residents vote ‘yes’ to new town council

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