A Cumbrian tourism group has won praise at a national awards ceremony for its positive and welcoming approach to attracting more visitors from China. Representatives from the Lake District China Forum have been to VisitEngland’s Awards for Excellence event as a shortlisted finalist for their creative...

Cumbria’s tourism businesses are being asked to take part in a county-wide survey to find out how the sector is performing.

The ‘Tourism Bu...

Bath, Book, Bed is the answer all parents and carers of young children have been looking for and puts stories firmly at the centre of a good night’...

After a challenging two years and an uncertain future, two popular roller derby teams have now found a new home, giving them a regular training ven...

The British Farming Awards are back for 2017 - showcasing the achievements of farmers working within the UK agricultural industry

After a hu...

Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team had a busy bank holiday Monday afternoon with two simultaneous callouts.

The first incident the Team respond...

On Easter Saturday two people approached the display trailer at Glenridding to inform the Team that a man had slipped and injured his ankle on the...

Burnetts has doubled its floorspace in West Cumbria to cope with a quadrupling in demand. The firm moved to its existing office on Cockermouth’s Lakeland Business Park in September 2013 from...
A Plane tree near the roundabout on Abbey Road in Barrow is featured in a new exhibition at Barrow Library. Nominated by local pensioner Annie O’Shea for the Heritage Lottery Fund project...
A brand new alternative corporate retreat company - Eat Sleep Work Retreat - is set to launch a selection of quirky exclusive-use Lake District corporate retreats in May.   Eat Sleep Work...
Cumbrian based adventure company Treetop Trek Ltd is swapping the treetops for the mountaintops, as it pledges to conquer all 214 Wainwright Walks in 12 months, in aid of Fix the Fells.

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