X

Cookies

Continue We want you to get the most out of using this website, which is why we and our partners use cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to receive these cookies. You can find out more about how we use cookies here.

Tuesday, 30 September 2014

Subscriptions  |  evouchers  |  Jobs  |  Property  |  Motors  |  Travel  |  Dating  |  Family Notices

West Cumbrian mayor in hospital for 'urgent operation'

Allerdale mayor Bill Bacon is in hospital for "an urgent operation".

“Mr Bacon is said to be in the Cumberland Infirmary in Carlisle.

A statement from the council said their thoughts were with his wife Valerie and family "at this difficult time".

"He is a valued member of the council and the Allerdale community and has served the people of Workington for many years," a spokesman said. "He is a well-respected and popular local figure and we are sure that everyone will join us in wishing him a full recovery."

The deputy mayor Len Davies will cover all his duties, he said.

 

SHARE THIS ARTICLE

News & Star What's On search





Vote

Do you have faith promises made about our hospitals will be kept?

Yes. It might take time but we'll get there in the end

No. Money dictates everything, we will lose more than we gain

The NHS is a political football - it depends who wins next year's election

Show Result

Hot jobs
Scan for our iPhone and Android apps
Search for:
NEWS & STAR ON: