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, welcome to Beaumont Parish Council websiteFri, 19th April 2024

Welcome to the website of Beaumont Parish Council, Carlisle, Cumbria, serving the villages of Beaumont, Grinsdale, Hosket Hill, Kirkandrews on Eden and Monkhill. We hope you find the website informative and interesting. It contains information about the Parish of Beaumont, as well as publications by and information about the Parish Council and its work but please contact us if you have any questions or if you wish to contribute.

The website was launched in response to requests from residents in our Parish Plan for more communication. The website is maintained by members of the Parish Council. If you have any concerns that you feel the Parish Council should be aware of, or if we can be of assistance to you then please let us know. We would like this website to be useful to the whole community so if there is anything you think might be useful to add then please let us know by using the contact page.

You can use the tabs to find your way around the site.

If you want to let the community know about a upcoming event visit the events page and complete the form.

We welcome photographs relating to the Parish, of people, places, events or wildlife, past or present.

Photograph of the River Eden from Beaumont Parish Hall.Taken by Stephen Lloyd-Smart.


Family Monthly Bingo Night at Beaumont Parish Hall starting at 6.30 pm on Saturday 20th April.  £1 per bingo book. Refreshments available. Raffle. 

Monkhill Chapel - Lunch with Us. A hot 2 course meal followed by tea or coffee (Vegetarian option available) on Thursday 25th April at Monkhill Chapel School-room. Doors open at 12 noon, lunch starts at 12.30 pm prompt. There is no set charge but donations are invited that go towards Monkhill Chapel funds. All are welcome but to ensure that people attending will follow covid safe policies, please contact Kathleen Bowron on 01228 575010 to book a place..

Beaumont Parish Hall Monthly Coffee Mornings on the 1st Friday of each month, from 10.00 am-12 noon on Friday 3rd May. The coffee morning is a chance to meet and chat with fellow parishioners. Refreshments available. Proceeds currently in aid Beaumont Parish Hall Rebuilding Fund. Walkers and dogs are welcome. 


Regular Events at Beaumont Parish Hall

Weekly yoga sessions at Beaumont Parish Hall The yoga sessions run each week and cater for all ages and abilities. They run every Thursday from 10 am - 11 am. Wear comfortable clothing.

Bi-weekly Short mat bowling at Beaumont Parish HallThursdays starting at 2pm. Charges are a month in advance. Organised by Carlisle and District U3A. Contact 01228 550033 for further details. 


Litter picking in the Parish In conjunction with Cumberland Council, the Parish Council are hosting several litter picks within the Parish.The inaugural Parish litter pick that took place at Beuamont Village on Sunday 19th November was a huge success. Nine willing volunteers met on the village green at 10am, received their brief, collected their tools and got to work along the four primary access routes and the central core of the village. A huge thanks to all those who came along and helped. Contact Clem on 07485516316 for further details.


Photographs of the litter pick in Beaumont 

A follow up litter pick occurred in Grinsdale during January 2024.


Photographs of the litter pick in Grinsdale


BEAUMONT PARISH COUNCIL - VACANCY FOR A PARISH CLERK Applications are invited for the above post which will becoming vacant when the present clerk retires. The hours are 4 hours per week, paid in accordance with the NJC salary scale appropriate to level and experience. The successful applicant will be expected to work from home, and a laptop computer and printer will be provided to facilitate this. The Clerk is responsible for the day to day administration of the Parish Council, dealing with correspondence, preparingagendas and minutes, and attending the Parish Council meetings which are held every 6 weeks. The Clerk is also the Responsible Financial Officer of the Council managing all finances on a day to day basis. If you are interested in applying for this position or would like further information please contact:Isobel Davidson on telephone number 01228 522540 or 07854824628 or email beaumontparishcouncil@gmail.com

Beaumont Parish Council currently has a vacancy for a councillor. If you would like to consider this position, please contact the Clerk on 01228 522540 or email beaumontparishcouncil@gmail.com for further information.

Beaumont PC Meetings:  All parishioners are welcome to attend. Go to the meeting and minutes page to find the dates of meetings or to view the minutes and agenda of previous PC meetings. Please contact the Clerk, Isobel Davidson 01228 522540 or beaumontparishcouncil@gmail.com for further details. 


Cumbria Action for Sustainability CAfS Is your home wasting heat, energy & money? Apply now & turn your home from cold to cosy. Visit cosyhomes.org.uk or call 01768 216500. You could be eligible for FREE help & advice. Access FREE help including: Advice phone call Home visit by a qualified adviser, draughtproofing advice, energy-saving kit, LED bulbs, advice on energy tariffs and referrals for other improvements.

Go to our Local Walks page to view details of other walks and further information about walking in the area.

ARE YOU PREPARED FOR AN EMERGENCY? Families and communities better cope with emergencies if they prepared in advance and work together as a team. Cumbria County Council together with ACTion for Cumbria have prepared a leaflet to help you prepare. Click here to view or download their Household Emergency Plan.

PARKING ON PAVEMENTS. The parish council request that drivers refrain from parking on pavements as it causes an obstruction to pedestrians. Thank you.


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