Issued By
Cumbria County Council

FREE ELECTRIC BLANKET TESTING – NO STRINGS ATTACHED

Cumbria County Council’s Trading Standards Department will safety test your electric blanket. And it won’t cost you a penny.

The testing will take place from Monday 15th to Saturday 20th September, at the following venues:

Monday Nan Tait Centre, Abbey Road, Barrow in Furness
Tuesday Cleator Moor Civic Hall, Cleator Moor
Wednesday Penrith Methodist Church Hall, Penrith
Thursday Carnegie Theatre & Arts Centre, Workington
Friday Harraby Community Centre, Carlisle
Saturday Cumbria County Council, County Offices, Kendal

The testing is by appointment only. To book an appointment telephone Trading Standards
on one of the following numbers:- Barrow 01229 894520, Carlisle 01228 607447, Cockermouth 01900 325980, Kendal 01539 773577. The last date to book your appointment is Thursday 11th September.

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Notes for Editors:

For more information on this press release, contact Bill Procter on 01539 773573 or Pat Thomas on 01539 773591 at Cumbria Trading Standards.