How do we spend your Underscar income for your benefit?

How do we spend your Underscar income for your benefit?At the April 2017 AGM there was an in-depth discussion with owners about operating costs and the need for refurbishment.  A wide range of views about priorities were aired but the conclusion was that the Board should “get on with it” - That, together with web feedback, was taken into account when the ...

Maintenance Weeks: a run-down of completed works

WOW... Winter 2017 maintenance weeks are completed and what an outstanding shut down it has been. The close down started with 14 windows being removed and replaced all before Monday lunchtime, this allowed time for the internal plaster to be drying and plenty of time for decorating to be done. There are some more windows due to be replaced next ...

First Letter from Chairman Ian Hedley

My name is Ian Hedley and I have taken over Chairmanship of the UOCL Board from Peter Allen. Peter has done a fantastic job and I would like to record my thanks to him for his tireless work. He leaves the Board, at the AGM, in good shape. My email address is ian.hedley@underscar.co.uk. Please contact me direct to exchange views ...

Last Letter from Chairman Peter Allen

Dear friends and fellow owners, This is the last letter that I am sending to you as Chairman. It is with sadness and relief that I am standing down. Sadness because I shall miss helping the Club through thick and thin; relief because I now won’t have to spend so much time at my keyboard. My memories go back to ...

The Banter Bugle Aug 2017

There are 42 easy access routes across the Lake District National Park. These routes are deemed more accessible due to their low gradients, smoother surface conditions and reasonable distances…

A letter from your Chairman July 2017

This letter will not be accompanied by a Newsletter from Barbara Hedley. Barbara has retired from the Board and her contribution will be sorely missed.

Legal advice about our leases and the way forward…

Dear Underscar Owner, Our leases Your Board, in collaboration with our Trustees, has now received from our solicitors a review of our existing leasehold situation vis-a-vis the freehold of Underscar Manor, held on behalf of Jonathan Brown by his company Prodigal Son Ltd. As you know, the Manor team successfully applied for planning permission to construct a wall separating our …

Newsletter February 2017

Dear Underscar Owner and Friends, I am pleased to send you our latest newsletter.  It is full of ideas for you if you are visiting Underscar with the family soon. There is a competition for owners to win lunch for two in our delightful Bistro, Oxley’s. Our red squirrels continue to intrigue us with their antics. With the AGM coming …