ALLERDALE Council is appealing for quotations to evaluate the cultural activity in one of its towns.

The authority is seeking quotations for a Cultural Mapping exercise of Maryport to scope and evaluate the town's cultural activity and produce a report.

The aim is to gain a better understanding of the town's socio-economic and cultural history and the cultural sector, taking into account potential funding opportunities.

The contract - which will last for about three months - has an estimated value of £8,000.

Firms have until February 26 to express their interest.

Further details are available upon registration of interest.

The contract is estimated to start on March 8 and end on May 28.

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Alternatively, you can call Barbara Watson at Allerdale Council's finance department on 01900 702521 or email