Yet another set of "a month's rain in a day" weather warnings for today and tomorrow. There does seem to have been a lot of rain this year!
Chris Whiteside is a Conservative activist who lives in Whitehaven in the Copeland constituency and borough with his wife and family. Chris was recently elected chairman of the Conservative party's Cumbria area. He was previously Conservative parliamentary candidate for the Copeland constituency in 2005 and 2010.