Christopher Whiteside MBE is Conservative County Councillor for the Egremont North and St Bees Division of Cumbria County Council. The division includes St Bees, Bigrigg, Wood End, Moor Row, part of the Mirehouse area of Whitehaven, and surrounding countryside.
He is also deputy chair (political and campaigning) of the North-West region of the voluntary wing of the Conservative party.
Chris lives and works in Copeland with his wife and family.
Friday, January 01, 2021
Second quote of the day for new Year's day 2021
"Early trip to Calais this morning to visit
Border Force colleagues at Eurotunnel and see the situation on the ground - things running smoothly. Thank you to them and their
counterparts, as well as @Eurotunnel, for all the hard work that has gone into preparation for today"
Britain’s ambassador to France Lord Llewellyn tweeting that things are “running smoothly” as he visited the port at Calais and the Eurotunnel terminal “to see the situation on the ground”.
“Happy New Year to all the teams on both sides of the Channel working on New Year’s Day,” he added.