MP welcomes support from local council for radiotherapy campaign

Local MP Tim Farron has welcomed the backing of South Lakeland District Council for his campaign to bring a radiotherapy unit to Kendal. At a council meeting last night, councillors voted in favour of a motion tabled by Lib Dem councillor Matt Severn. Tim said: “I’m delighted that the local council have got behind our campaign to bring a satellite radiotherapy unit to Westmorland General Hospital.