Beware Number plate ‘cloning’ fraud

Message sent by Catherine Dunn (NHWN, Administrator, England & Wales) Beware Number plate ‘cloning’ fraud Dear members & supporters, There have been some recent reports of car number plate cloning fraud. This is where criminals will fit a car with a ‘clone’ of your number plate so that if their car is involved in an…

Beware New Phone Bill Scam

PLEASE PASS ON TO YOUR FRIENDS & FAMILY. I received a call from a ‘representative’ of BT, informing me that he was dis-connecting me because of an unpaid bill. He demanded payment immediately of £31.00 or it would be £118.00 to re-connect at a later date. The guy wasn’t even fazed when I told him…

Orton Fells extension to YDNP – Crosby Ravensworth Parish Council response

The latest position of  our Parish Council Mar 16, 2012  (post the Feb 28, 2012 consultation meeting in Reagill Village Hall) is that the Council doesn’t oppose the extension of the northern boundary as proposed by Friends of  The Lake District as outlined in the representation of Sleagill Parish Meeting at the Public Inquiry (6…

National Park Boundary Extension

Our current Parish council voted for Crosby Ravensworth Parish not to be included in a National Park at the last Parish Council meeting, but our Chair read out, what I consider to be a very good model response to Natural England’s consultation acting in accordance with public wishes as expressed under our previous Council. While…

Proposed designation of Orton Fells as a National Park: reasons for extending the northern boundary to the rivers Leith and Lyvennet.

by O.J.Weaver, Secretary, Leith-Lyvennet Conservation Group. A pdf of the response form is available for download from Natural England’s website at http://www.lakestodaleslandscapes.org.uk (click on ‘Lakes to Dales Consultation page’ link and scroll down to ‘Consultation Documents’), or you can download it directly from this link: http://www.naturalengland.org.uk/Images/L2DFurtherResponseFormApr11_tcm6-26230.pdf. We strongly agree that the Orton Fells should be…