Whicham Parish Council meetings are held at Silecroft Village Hall

MRS MARGARET CUMMING

Mrs. Margaret Cumming (Vice-Chair)

I was born and grew up in Kendal although my Mum’s family are from West Cumbria. I left the north at 18 to train as an Occupational Therapist in Oxford and then moved to London to work in psychiatry where I met my husband. We then became full time adult placement carers and fostered teenagers while also running a church youth club.

In 1998 we moved back to Cumbria and live on a smallholding in Kirksanton where we provide holidays for people with disabilities.

My other roles in the community are: