Leader of Cumbria County Council Stewart Young, Leader of the Opposition James Airey and council Chief Executive Diane Wood held meetings with Ministers in London to discuss the funding needed to repair damage caused by December’s floods.The Cumbria representatives met first with Greg Clark, Secretary of...

Cumbria’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Richard Rhodes, is appealing for volunteers to come forward to join the county’s Independent Custody Visit...

In an effort to reverse some of the damage done to local Cumbrian businesses by the recent storms a local group of Twitter friends and outdoor enth...

The recent severe weather and further forecasted gales has postponed an outdoor charity fundraiser.Cumbria Community Foundation’s ‘Big Sleep’ was b...

Police have arrested a woman in connection with a robbery at the Post Office on High Street, Maryport on Monday (January 25th 2016). The 24-year-ol...

Cumbria County Council Leader Stewart Young has responded to speculation that the council could increase Council Tax to fund flood recovery. Counci...

Contrary to recent reports in some national media outlets Cumbria County Council has not been granted an exemption from the requirement to accept r...

Three Carlisle men have been sentenced to 51 years in prison for their role in the killing of 14-year-old Jordan Watson last June. The following two men were found guilty of murder - George Thomson (...
The gardening team at Tebay Services were surprised to find bright yellow flowers blooming across the Cumbrian hillside this week. Mild weather has led to the earliest ever appearances of daffodils...
The University of Cumbria is welcoming one of its honorary fellows, Sarah Dunning OBE, to deliver the first in a series of guest lectures being held over the coming months.A well-known local...
South Lakes MP Tim Farron has spoken to young entrepreneurs in Kendal, as part of a workshop.The event was organised by the South Cumbria Area Board for Young Enterprise Achievers, bringing together...

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