AWICS is based in Appleby-in-Westmorland that is part of the Cumbria County Council area.
Cunbria County Council launched its consultation on its 2015/16 budget on 23rd October 2014. The closing date for responses was 20th January 2015.
The County Council describes the context in which it is setting this budget as follows:
The consultation information that they have posted on their website can be found at: http://www.cumbria.gov.uk/budgetconsultation/
Adrian Waite has responded to the consultation in his capacity as a resident of the county and the Managing Director of AWICS. His response covers:
A copy of Adrian's response can be freely downloaded from HERE
The budget will go before councillors at Cabinet on the 5 February, 2015 and then before Full Council on 19 February, 2015 for approval.