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Culture & Community Committee

The Culture & Community Committee oversees the cultural and heritage aspects of Workington. Their aim is to encourage and sponsor arts, sports, cultural, technology and heritage events. This includes funding local initiatives, hosting events and working with statutory organisations in the area to deliver/manage events for Workington. Workington Town Council has a Culture and Events Programme Policy which can be viewed here. The Culture & Community Committee also supports the Workington and District Twinning Association, providing financial and some administrative support.

The Chair of the Culture Committee is Cllr Ellie Wood.

The Vice Chair is Cllr David Farrar. 


Other members of this committee are:  Cllr Nath Martin, Cllr Joan Wright, Cllr Barbara Cannon,

Cllr Susan Martin, Cllr Sue Fryer, Cllr Kate Schofield, Cllr Jackie Kirkbride & Cllr Tricia Poole.

Minutes published here remain draft until approved by the next available meeting.

Originally called the Culture Committee until changed at the Annual Meeting on Wednesday 17th May 2023. 

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Please visit the desktop version of our website for an archive of agendas and minutes.

NEXT MEETING: Tuesday 9th January 2024 at 7pm
Location:  Workington Town Council Community Centre, Princess Street, CA14 2QG.

To register an interest in attending this meeting, or to submit a question, please e-mail or call 01900 702986. 


Minutes to be added

22 AUGUST 2023

4 july 2023

14 june 2023

7 MARCH 2023

5 JANUARY 2023

5 december 2022


30 AUGUST 2022

28 June 2022

10 June 2022

For previous agendas and minutes, please visit the Culture Committee archive page. 

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