All Town Councillors are Trustees of Hope and Fitz Parks and Trust meetings are held bi-monthly and are open to the public. Working groups are formed to deal with issues as they arise.  The Council facilitates a Christmas Lights and Events Advisory Group which co-ordinates the Christmas lighting displays, switch on event and Keswicks Midsummer Festival.

Planning applications are examined in depth by a small group of Councillors who make a recommendation to the full Council on its consultation response to the Lake District National Park as the planning authority for Keswick. The Council also appoints a Staffing Panel to deal with relevant issues.

Current memberships are:

Chairman: Councillor Adam Paxon
Vice Chairman: Councillor Paul Titley

Other Members: All Members of the Town Council

Chair: Councillor David Burn

Trust Chair : Councillor Adam Paxon

Other Members: Councillors:  Allan Daniels, Louise Dunn, Steve Harwood (Mayor), Paul Titley

Councillors: Allan Daniels, Steve Harwood, Duncan Miller

Chairman: Councillor Paul Titley

Other Members:

  • Councillors: David Burn, Alan Dunn, Tony Lywood
  • Representative of Keswick Tourism Association
  • Representative of Keswick Rotary Club
  • Representative of Keswick Lions Club
  • Representative of Theatre by the Lake
  • Representative of Allerdale Borough Council – Markets
  • Representative from Cumbria Police
  • Any other individual as requested by the committee

Councillors: Allan Daniels, Sally Lansbury, Paul Titley

Councillors: David Burn, Allan Daniels, Louise Dunn, Sally Lansbury