Cumbria’s green credentials have earned it a place on a prestigious list of destinations globally which have been nominated for the World Responsible Tourism Awards 2014. An award submission put together by the GoLakes Travel Programme has resulted in the Lake District being named in the best...

West Cumbria must be prepared to meet the demand for skilled personnel as the region increases its global reputation as a leading nuclear business...

Two high tech initiatives to explore the potential for cheaper energy and lower carbon emissions for home owners and businesses are underway in Cop...

The search is on for an extraordinary woman who can become the 25th anniversary holder of Cumbria Women of the Year’s award. Twenty-four remar...

Police have cautioned a man in connection with racial harassment following tweets aimed at a Carlisle United football player. The tweets were publi...

The Federation of Small Businesses are pushing for the fast-tracking of Carlisle airport development plans. The City Council have again approved th...

Police in South Cumbria are appealing for information after two charity boxes were stolen. On two occasions yesterday (11th  August 2014) char...

One of the UK’s leading manufacturers of traditional puddings, based in Cumbria is celebrating once again after winning not one, but two Great Taste Awards this year.  Country Puddings were...
Jake Anthony Knott, aged 15 from East Bergholt in Essex,  died following a road traffic collision at Mecklin Beck, Santon Bridge, Holmrook, on Saturday (23rd August 2014). The collision involved...
Entries for a fiendishly tricky short story competition that would have had Shakespeare scratching his head have just been published by the Friends of Theatre by the Lake. Members of the Friends –...
Theatre by the Lake is working to make their current Summer Season accessible and enjoyable for everyone. The theatre is staging special performances in the Main House catering for different needs –...