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The next Parish Council meeting scheduled for Monday 5th of March 2018 at 7.30pm in the Memorial Hall has been CANCELLED.  Future meeting date include,

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Kirkby Thore Parish Council currently has 3 vacancies for Parish Councillors.  The Parish Council is involved with many issues that effect the community and really need help from enthusiastic people who want to make a difference for the benefit of everyone.  The positions are voluntary and for further details of what’s involved read “The Good Councillor Guide”.  The Parish Council meets 12 times a year on the 1st Monday of every month.  

New 574 Bus Service

Kirkby Thore Parish Council has recently received news that Cumbria Classic Coaches has applied and been granted, permission to operate a public bus service along the A66 from Kirkby Stephen to Penrith.

The new 574 service will operate on Tuesdays only and is due to commence on 31st January 2017.

Details of the route and timetable can be found here.

563 Bus Service

The 563 Penrith - Appleby Stagecoach bus service calls at Kirkby Thore and Temple Sowerby; it includes 3 return journeys, Monday to Friday. The first Appleby - Penrith service and final Penrith - Appleby service go up to Sandersons Croft. The 563 is still on trial so please do use this service to help get it established. For details, click here