Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy explains our policy regarding the privacy of information supplied by users or collected by us from users of this web site or from other third parties. Because we want to build users' trust and confidence in our privacy practices, we want to disclose them to you.

Changes in this Privacy Statement

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes to this privacy statement, the home page, and other places we deem appropriate so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here, by email, or by means of a notice on our home page.

Registration Newsletter/ Frequency of Mailings

By registering to our newsletter, you are agreeing to receive our newsletters on a daily basis. has the right to change frequency of delivery of its newsletters without notice.

Collection and Use of information

We respect your right to privacy. received your information from your submission to us or through one of our affiliates. is the owner of the information that you provided in any registration process. Your email address and any other identifying information that you give us will not be revealed to any third party, including any of the direct marketers who may use us to pass offers to you.

We use the information that you provided primarily to send you our newsletters. Moreover, the information subscribers give us is sometimes used to send prizes, verify legal age, and to send third-party mailings based on the interests that each individual subscriber has opted-in for. We may also collect and report to third parties (such as affiliates, content and service providers, and advertisers) aggregated information from our web site. For example, we may aggregate and report to third parties that X people purchased a particular product during a month, or that Y% of visitors to this web site are between the ages 25-34.

From time to time, we may provide you the opportunity to participate in contests or surveys on our site. If you participate, we will request certain personally identifiable information from you. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you, therefore, have a choice whether or not to disclose this information. The requested information typically includes contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code).

As is true of most web sites, we also gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. This information includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and click stream data. We use this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyze trends, to administer the site, to track users' movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We do link this automatically-collected data to personally identifiable information like IP addresses and email addresses. However, this is solely for internal uses and used to verify appropriate registration methods.

Finally, may disclose subscriber information in response to subpoenas, court orders, and other legal processes.


We are committed to the safety of children and do not intend to collect personally identifiable information from children under age 18. If you are under age 18, please ask your parent for permission before sending any information to our site or anyone else online. Have your parent contact us as indicated below in order to provide us with prior written consent. We will not intentionally use personal information from or send marketing communications to children under age 13 without prior parental consent.


A cookie is a small text file that is stored on a user's computer for record-keeping purposes. We do not use cookies on this site. This privacy statement covers the use of cookies by this site only and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Aggregate Information (non-personally identifiable)

We maintain the right to share aggregated demographic information about our subscriber base with our partners and advertisers. This information does not identify individual subscribers. We do not link aggregate user data with personally identifiable information.

Third-Party Links

For your convenience, our newsletter contains links to third-party web sites that are not owned or controlled by us. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of these other web sites. We encourage you to note when you follow links in our newsletters and to read the privacy statements of these other web sites. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our newsletter and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This Privacy Policy applies solely to information collected by


We use certain efforts to secure our web site. We will periodically review our security policies and implement changes from time to time. However, we cannot and do not guarantee complete security, as it does not exist on the Internet. If you have any questions about security on our web site, you can send an email

Business Transitions

In the event goes through a business transition, such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, your personally identifiable information will likely be among the assets transferred. You will be notified via prominent notice on our web site prior to any such change in ownership or control of your personal information.


If you no longer wish to receive our newsletter and promotional communications, you may opt-out of receiving them by following the instructions included in each newsletter or communication or by emailing us

Acceptance of Terms

By subscribing to our newsletter, you agree to the Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not subscribe to our newsletters. We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of this policy at any time. All Privacy Policy changes will take effect immediately upon their posting on the site. Please check this page periodically for changes.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or suggestions regarding our privacy policy, please contact us

Dalston Parish Consultations





Dalston Parish Consultations

Below are listed current consulations to which you might wish to contribute. When a consultation comes to an end, it will be removed from this list.

Opposite you can select current and old consultations to view the comments made by respondents.

Current Consultations

Dalston Co-op and 3 houses on Glave Hill Garage Site It is proposed to build 3 houses, a replacement Co-op and an associated car park on the site of the Glave Hill Garage in Dalston. This is a sensitive site as it is in the Dalston Concservation Area. You are invited to comment on the plans which can be viewed in detail on the Carlisle City Council Planning portal.

There are 2 planning applications - 08/1254 (the replacement Co-op) and 09/0350 (car park on Show Field) you are asked to comment on both'

Click here to go to the consultation form.

Removal of BT Telephone Boxes in Dalston Area

BT plan to remove a number of payphones across Carlisle District and have consulted the City Council.

In order for Carlisle City Council to reply it is inviting local residents' views on the proposed removal of 27 phone boxes.

In their letter of notification to the Council, BT said that calls made from their payphones had more than halved in the last three years with 60% of the 61,792 payphones in Britain no longer covering their cost. BT has out a review of its payphone provision and is now proposing the removal of a number of payphones in the district.

Proposed New Dobbies Garden World, Orton Grange, Dalston, Carlisle

A Dobbies Garden World is being proposed on land at Orton Grange, Dalston, Carlisle. As part of our planning application for this exciting new development, which includes a new access roundabout on the A595,

You can make a comment here on the Dalston website using our normal form. Your feedback on this site will help to inform the District and Parish Council and will be extremely useful when the time comes to consider the planning application. This is your opportunity to comment on the proposals.

Dalston Conservation Area Review - an important report has been produced by Carlisle City Council reviewing the present conservation area in Dalston - click here for map of current area. While a full public consultation is planned for early 2008 you have the opportunity of reading the full recommendations by clicking here to access the full report, including a map of the proposed new area.

In the meantime, you can also take part in a website consulation by completing the form found here. Carlisle City Council and Dalston Parish Council want your comments on the proposals, so take a moment to read the report (accessed from here) before completing our quick and easy form.

Click here to add your comments

Festival 2007 Consultation - a new consultation for a new Festival. Last year the feeling was that we couldn't better the event, but this year there has been more of the same (scarecrows, gala etc.). It is quite obvious, from the number of participants, that a huge number of people have entered into the spirit of the event. Why not take this opportunity of recording your views (you can read the comments from last year by clicking Festival 2006 Consultation before your write your thoughts about this year.
Cumbria Unitary Authority Proposals - tell us what you think about the various proposals to change local government in Cumbria from a 2-tier to a single or unitary tier system.
Festival 2006 Consultation - tell us what you thought about the 2006 Dalston Festival, and in particular let us know if you would like to see a a similar event in 2007. If you would like an event next year, let us know whether you think it should be a full week or just a long weekend. Also, do you have any ideas for events that you would like to see in a Festival 2007.
St Michael's Church Consultation - the church is the heart of any English village. St Michael's Church has been part of Dalston for many centuries. Recently the PCC has invited comment on some ideas to alter the church entrance, provide a toilet in the current porch and to remove the first three rows of pews at the front of the nave. First of all, read the report which has been written following the meeting of 29th September, and then record your comments.
Dalston Library Consultation - let us know your views about the impending closure of the Dalston Library.
Dalston Parish Plan Consultation - tell us what you think about the Parish Plan
Dalston Bus Service with particular reference to reliability.
Have you used the Wednesday Rural Bus service operated by Caldew Coaches? If you have, then tell us what you think about it.
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