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You can be part of Carlisle and District Civic Trust and have your say in helping to improve and maintain our environment. Why not join us?

If you care about

  • high standards of architecture and town planning in Carlisle and neighbouring districts
  • the beauty, history and character of the area
  • the preservation, development and improvement of our environment

then become a member and gain all these benefits!

For only £10 per year, or £5 for students, you get:

  • Reduced price admission at all Civic Trust events
    • annual programme of winter talks
    • summer outings to places of architectural interest
    • visits to properties in the area
  • Automatic membership of Civic Voice, the national charity for the civic movement in England, promoting civic pride
  • Through Civic Voice, a free day pass with The National Trust
  • Through Civic Voice, a free day pass with English Heritage

You will be a member of our group which has

  • a say in planning applications, especially in the case of listed buildings
  • representation on Carlisle City Council Conservation Area Advisory Committee
  • the right to attend and give evidence in Public Inquiries.

How do I Join?

1. Print off the Membership Form
2. Fill it in and send it with your cheque made payable to Carlisle and District Civic Trust to

Civic Trust, 28 Abbey Street, Carlisle, CA3 8TX

If you would like more information on becoming a member then please contact us via the contact page.