Scott Fairweather, Head Chef at the Punch Bowl Inn & Restaurant at Crosthwaite has been named as one of three finalists in the Craft Guild of Chefs ‘Pub Chef of the Year’ category. The prestigious annual awards, which this year also mark the Guild’s 50th anniversary, recognise emerging and well-...

6th Form students are preparing to hold a mock general election for students on 7 May at Carlisle College. This is part of a project being conducte...

As well as being able to borrow books from their local library, Cumbrians can now do so from the comfort of their own home, at any time of day or n...

NHS Cumbria Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is establishing a maternity forum for users, providers and commissioners of maternity services in So...

Copeland Council is continuing its good work with a local kennels to rehome stray dogs. The authority has, in the last year, managed to return...

Eden county councillors today agreed to consult on proposed changes to highways rules to improve road safety during Appleby New Fair. The proposed...

Copeland Council has issued some handy information about their services over the Easter period. On Good Friday, bin and recycling collections will...

Copeland Borough Council is working with tattoo studios across Copeland to launch a new tattoo hygiene rating scheme. Studios that opt in have the hygiene at their studio reviewed against a number of...
The Trout Hotel in Cockermouth is ranked alongside The Dorchester and The Savoy as one of the UK’s best places to work in hospitality It has been announced that The Trout Hotel in Cockermouth has...
Two men from Kendal have been jailed for a combined four and half years at Carlisle Crown Court for been found in possession of stolen property. Christopher Calvert, (pictured) aged 37, of South Road...
Accountancy company Armstrong Watson has announced  two new appointments within its specialist Legal Sector Team, following increasing demand for our services in this market. Rosy Ware joins the...

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