Warcop Training Area Applications

Cumbria County Council as the Commons Registration Authority has received three applications from The Secretary of State for Defence, made under paragraph 2 of Schedule 3 of the Commons Act 2006 and in accordance with the Commons Registration (England) Regulations 2014.

The applications seek to have the following land removed from the Register of Common Land and Town or Village Greens:

  • CL26 Murton Fell

  • CL27 Hilton Fell

  • CL122 Burton Fell and Warcop Fell

Further details of the applications can be found on Cumbria County Council's Notices page, links to each of the three notices are provided below for ease of access:

As part of the inquiry process, three bundles of documents have been produced by the Applicant and the interested parties:

a. Skeleton Arguments Bundle (First Issue) (40Mb)

b. Additional Documents Bundle (60Mb)

c. Skeleton Arguments Bundle (Second Issue) (138Mb)

The bundles are available for inspection at The Commons Registration Service at Lady Gilford's House, Petteril Bank Road, Carlisle, CA1 3AJ, or at County Offices, Kendal, strictly by appointment only. Please contact the Commons Registration Team on (01228) 221028 to arrange an appointment quoting reference numbers CA14/5, CA14/3 and CA14/4.

The applications will be presented to the Development Control and Regulation Committee on Thursday 6th December at 10am at County Hall, Kendal.

A copy of the Officers' report (Item 6 on the Agenda) can be viewed at: http://councilportal.cumbria.gov.uk/ieListMeetings.aspx?CId=124&Year=0


If you wish to attend the meeting, members of the public can watch the proceedings from the public gallery.


If you wish to address the Committee, you must notify the County Council's Democratic Services Team, submitting at the same time a written note of the points you wish to make, at least three working days before the meeting. For further information please follow the guidance on public participation at the link below



Commons Registration Service
Lady Gillford's House
Petteril Bank Road