Christopher Whiteside MBE is the Conservative County Councillor for the Egremont North & St Bees Division of Cumbria County Council. The division includes St Bees, Bigrigg, Wood End, most of Moor Row, the Western part of the Mirehouse area of Whitehaven, and surrounding countryside.
Chris lives and works in Copeland with his wife and family.
Chris is a former member of Copeland Borough council, and an Honorary Alderman of the City and District of St Albans.
Tuesday, April 02, 2013
Steve Webb on the benefit changes
Steve Webb is a Lib/Dem MP and pensions minister in the coalition government. Here he gives what I think is a good explanation of what the govenment is trying to do to reform welfare while protecting the most vulnerable.