The Association of Town and Parish Councils and Parish Meetings in Cumbria

Cumbria Association of Local Councils (CALC) is a not for profit membership organisation, representing, training and advising the parish (including town) councils of Cumbria, who form the grass roots tier of local government in England.

We offer members a resource of important, operational information and facilitate communication at all levels of the parish network - district, county, regional and national.

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VE Day 75 - 8th May 2020

To enable us to update and encourage your local councils to take part in the 'Nation's Toast to the Heroes of WW 2' and the ringing of church bells as part of the nationwide 'Ringing Out for Peace' on the 8th May 2020 - VE Day, would you be kind enough to undertake the following as soon as possible please.

(1) Email the letter below to all your Councils please.
(2) Put the letter below up on your website please.
(3) Put the attached 'Nation's Toast to the Heroes of WW 2' up on your website please.
(4) Assist us by spreading the word regarding these celebrations through your social media via Facebook and Twitter please.

Your early, valuable assistance would be extremely appreciated.

My warmest regards, 

Bruno Peek LVO OBE OPR
VE Day 75

PDF The Nation's Toast to the Heroes of World War II - 1773Kb
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