Cumberland and Westmorland

Cumbria County Office
The Royal British Legion
Eden Rural Foyer
Old London Road                          Penrith                                      Cumbria CA11 8ET           

Tel:  0808 802 8080
Fax: 020 32072309
email: mailto:cumbria@britishlegion.org.uk

MSO usually in Penrith office on Wednesdays & Fridays (0333 011 4207).

On other days Karl will be working from home and still contactable via email and mobile number (07805 281168).


County Officers and Welfare Staff - (blue/red links for email addresses)
County Patron HM Lord Lieutenant Mrs Claire Hensman
County President Mr Neville Howard OBE
County Chairman Mr Tony Crane
County Vice Chairman  Mr Ian Fisher

County Treasurer

Lt Col. M R Rowney MBE

Mobile: 07912 885250

Membership Support Officer (MSO)

NB: Vacancy

See below *

Vacancy - following the tragic sudden death of Mrs Linda Johnston (13 Sep 16)

A temporary MSO*, Mr Karl Millyard, has been appointed with effect from 3 October - contact via Eden Rural Foyer* or email: KMillyard@britishlegion.org.uk

(MSO usually there on Wednesdays and Fridays)

Tel. Direct: 0333 011 4207

Mobile: 07823418910

County Youth Officer Vacancy
Area Manager Mr Marcus Hawthorn
Advice & Information Team Leader Mrs Carole Knowles
Case Officer North Cumbria Mrs Danielle Warwick
Case Officer South Cumbria Mrs Sarah Fitzpatrick
Advice & Information Officer Cumbria Mrs Kerry Newham
Community Fundraiser 

Miss Judith Reay

Tel: 07917581077

County Training Officer


* MSO position advertised (see National Site):

Closing date for applications is Wednesday the 29th of March 2017.

Assessment exercise and interviews for those shortlisted will be held on Thursday 6th of April 2017 in Penrith.

Applications from previous applicants is also invited.

Membership queries can be directed to the MSO's email, but if urgent information is required, especially on membership project/renewal issues, ring the contact centre on 0808-8028080 - or use the link: https://selfservice.britishlegion.org.uk/

* A County Training Officer is needed, please contact the County Chairman by email for details if interested (or via Mike Rowney above).

Membership of The Royal British Legion is available to all adults, not just members or ex-members of the Armed Forces and we always welcome new members. Online Membership Joining will be closed from 28 March 2015 until mid May in preparation for the introduction of the new system and new membership forms will be available here in early April to take it along to your local branch. Don't forget to fill in the Direct Debit part of the form too.


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