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Our office hours over the holidays

Merry Christmas from all Copeland Council staff and members! Our opening hours are as follows:

The Copeland Centre: Christmas Eve - 8.45am until 1pm; December 25 to January 1 inclusive - closed; Friday January 2 - 8.45am until 4.30pm; From Monday January 5 onwards, normal opening hours.

Millom office: closed from 3pm Tuesday December 23 until 9am on January 2.

Cleator Moor office: unmanned from 5pm December 23 until 9am January 5.

In case of emergencies like flooding or homelessness, please call 0845 054 8600.


To view all events including committee meetings and entertainment, please visit our events page.
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