Vacancy for a Parish Councillor
There is a vacancy on the Parish Council following the resignation of Richard Park. See the Notice of Vacancy.
Parish Council grants
The Parish Council is able to make small grants or donations to community groups, activities or projects. Click here for more information.
Co-option of a Parish Councillor
At its meeting on 5 July 2017, the Parish Council filled the vacancy on the Council by co-opting Marion Cheesbrough.
Helsington Community Land Trust Housing Development
Read letter from HCLT inviting local people to register an interest in proposed affordable housing in Brigsteer. Download form to register an interest. Updated January 2017.
Lake District National Park Extension
On 1 August 2016, part of Helsington Parish – including Brigsteer village, Helsington Barrows, Sizergh Fell, Sizergh Castle and part of the Lyth valley – was incorporated into the Lake District National Park.