Exciting leisure project is moving forward

AN invitation to tender is to be issued this week as part of an exciting project to create a new activity and leisure facility in Millom and Haverigg. Activating Community Health is one of four projects that make up the Millom Town Deal which secured £20.6m from the Government’s Town’s Fund last year alongside a […]

Millom Town Deal submitted to Government in final step towards unlocking funding

BUSINESS case summaries in support of unlocking once-in-a-lifetime funding for Millom’s £20.6 million Town Deal have been submitted to Government.   Working alongside Copeland Borough Council, the Millom Town Deal Board secured the funding offer in July 2021 for four projects it identified as local priorities in the Town Investment Plan.   The submission of […]

Survey open: Have your say on Millom Town Deal projects today

A SURVEY is launched today to gather views from residents of Millom and Haverigg about the Town Deal. Working with Copeland Borough Council, the Millom Town Deal Board secured an offer of £20.6 million from the Government’s £3.6 billion Towns Fund initiative last summer. It will be used to fund four projects which have now […]

Public invited to exhibition showcasing £20.6m plans for Millom and Haverigg

A PUBLIC exhibition where visitors will be able to learn more about four multi-million pound projects planned for Millom and Haverigg will be held on Wednesday, June 22. Residents of the town are invited to join members of the project teams and Town Deal Board at The Guide Hall in St George’s Road, Millom, from […]

Swimming pool and health hub plan for Millom moves a step closer to reality

AMBITIOUS plans linked to a new multi-million pound health hub for Millom can be revealed in more detail for the first time today. A swimming pool, sports courts, fitness studios and upgraded artificial pitch are all proposed in documents prepared for the government. The plans form a part of the Activating Community Health project, one […]

Ambitious Millom Town Deal projects reach crucial next stage in the process

A SERIES of transformational projects designed to ensure Millom thrives now and in the future have moved into a vital new stage. The town is on track to unlock £20.6 million in promised Government funding for four ambitious projects as part of its Town Deal. Now, business cases developed in support of each project have […]

Join the fun this Easter with opportunities to help shape The Iron Line

AN exciting chance to help shape the development of a unique attraction for Millom and Haverigg will take place this Easter.   Residents across the area are invited to join a series of events linked to The Iron Line – a proposal to sensitively enhance the unique nature reserve at RSPB Hodbarrow to help residents […]

Community engagement platform on The Iron Line launched. Share your views!

AN interactive engagement platform has been created to allow people to help shape the design of an inspirational new project in Millom.   The Iron Line is a scheme that will see the uniquely beautiful sea wall and coastal lagoon sensitively enhanced to provide a fully inclusive route across RSPB Hodbarrow.   The project – […]

New website and branding are launched for Millom Town Deal

AN EXCITING new website has been launched to ensure the communities of Millom and Haverigg can keep up to date with developments relating to a planned major regeneration programme.   Working with Copeland Borough Council, Millom and Haverigg secured an offer of £20.6 million in June 2021 from the Government’s £3.6 billion Towns Fund initiative […]