Profile: Jason Rushworth

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Local Democracy Reporter

Local Democracy Reporter covering a variety of stories across the Lake District and South Cumbria for The Mail in Barrow-in-Furness and The Westmorland Gazette in Kendal.

Latest articles from Jason Rushworth

PLEA: The Strand Car Wash owner Peter Peel, inset, has been left frustrated after plans to help promote his business were refused by Barrow Council then an appeal was dismissed by the planning inspectorate
Seascale and Sellafield Royal British Legion standard bearer James Kimber, left, hands over to Stephen Saxon
BOOST: Colin Garnett, leader of Barrow BID, said pedestrianised areas in the town lend themselves to a 'café culture'
BY-ELECTION: Candidates for Furness Peninsula
SUPPORT: Cumbria County Council is helping businesses test workers
FUNDING: Barrow Island is one area which could benefit if a campaign to secure more funding for deprived areas is successful
barrow town hall
The homes would be built north of Boon Town in Burton-in-Kendal, beyond the play park Picture: Google Streetview
SAFETY: Asbestos is still being discovered at allotment sites in Kendal and Councillor Giles Archibald, inset, called for it to be removed 'immediately'
Staff from The Village Pantry in Seascale with their High Sheriff award