Africa’s largest tortoise successfully bred at Wildlife Park – babies are less than a handful and named after cartoon cousins The Lake District Wildlife Park near Keswick is celebrating the birth of four sulcata tortoise babies. It’s the first time they have successfully bred Africa’s largest tortoise. Now...

The online community joined up with health professionals and members of the public to take part in a conference to help empower people who use NHS...

Copeland Council’s partnership approach to a new European Directive on spatial data has won national plaudits as an example of best practice in exp...

Health chiefs in North Cumbria have today reinforced that West Cumberland Hospital has a positive future.

NHS Cumbria Clinical Commissioning...

Rail union RMT warned today, October 14 that a growing rolling stock crisis, highlighted by the loss of nine complete trains from the chronica...

A beach-themed fun day is being planned at Allonby this Hallowe’en – with competitions, games and activities for all the family.

But there’s...

As part of national Hospice Care Week (6-12 October), St Mary’s Hospice is supporting a new website that enables customers to donate to charity at...

The Lakes Free Range Egg Company (The Lakes) is celebrating a national award which recognises their innovation and investment in free range egg production. The company won Farmers Weekly Poultry...
One of Cumbria’s leading country house hotels, Overwater Hall near Ireby, has been awarded a Good Hotel Guide Cesar for Dog Friendly Hotel of the Year as well as being being selected as a winner of...
The Oaklea Trust,  who have employees throughout Eden that help disabled and disadvantaged people, have recently signed up to the Social Care Commitment, which is a voluntary agreement about...
Eden District Council’s Community Wardens have been awarded a ‘Gold Footprint’ for the fourth year running by the RSPCA for their work with stray dogs. The award identifies the policies, procedures...