Police warn of unlocked car doors and weak upvc doors

A number of homes broken into in the vicinity have had one common factor: euro locks. These locks in upvc doors which have a keyhole facing down are a weak point exploited by thieves. Police recommend home owners consider replacing such locks. Another trend in recent months has been for thieves to visit neighbouring villages… View Article

Parish Councillor resigns

Another Parish Councillor has resigned citing work commitments. In his resignation email Granville Davies said “I can’t see the work commitments reducing any time soon. I’ve enjoyed my time on the PC, and could see myself possibly standing once again in the future, but at present unfortunately I have to prioritise other things’. At the October… View Article

Marketing of new homes at Church Drive begins

Two new homes being built on Church Drive are already being marketed on the internet. The site and the planning applications were contentious because earlier attempts to put four homes on the site were vigorously opposed by some neighbouring residents and the Parish Council. The present development has full approval and the two homes are… View Article

Beer festival was another great success

The village hall was packed, the beer and gin flowed, the bands played, children had a great time and lots of money was raised for charity.The annual beer festival on Saturday 29th September was another great success. Thirty real ales were on offer plus a gin bar, prosecco bar and soft drinks. Food came from… View Article

Two new Parish Councillors

The village has two new Parish Councillors taking East Keswick Parish Council up to its full strength of seven, and for the first time the Council has many more females than males. When a vacancy occurs between elections, the Council has the authority to co-opt or appoint new Councillors to run for the period until… View Article