The government’s flagship scheme is failing to make home insurance affordable for flood victims, according to South Lakes MP Tim Farron. A number of constituents have contacted Tim about huge increases in insurance premiums this year, following the effects of flooding last winter. It had been hoped that the...

Cockermouth Mountain Rescue Team was called to a paraglider on the summit of High Crag who had difficulties taking off and injured his ankle.

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Cumbria County Council will be flying the flag for our armed forces to mark a celebration day recognising the contribution Britain’s military make...

South Lakes MP Tim Farron is calling for an amnesty as statistics released last week show that knife crime in Cumbria has risen by 11% in the last...

A Domestic Homicide Review (DHR) was undertaken by Carlisle and Eden Community Safety Partnership (CSP) following a death in Eden in 2015. Reviews...

For the third successive year, Eden District Council’s website has been awarded a 4 Star rating by SOCITM (Society of IT Managers). This result is...

Work to help tackle flooding along the A590 Lindal ‘dip’ in Cumbria will get underway on Saturday 11 June. A key feature of the Highways Engla...

Cumbria 24 is launching a new gallery store online and at the Hub Craft Market, Appleby June 25. The opening collection of prints from originals by Maurice Chesworth were inspired by life...
Voters in five out of the six areas in Cumbria have come out in favour of leaving the European Union. South Lakeland was the sole area to vote Remain. Allerdale, Carlisle, Eden, Copeland and Barrow...
The winners of the 14th Cumbria Tourism Awards were revealed at a glittering ceremony held at Cartmel Racecourse.The evening was the biggest celebration of the very best of Cumbria’s tourism industry...
A luxury hotel is receiving rave reviews after opening its doors in Cumbria, following a £4million renovation project. The Forest Side in Grasmere is the third luxury hotel in Andrew Wildsmith’s...