Cumbria Local Enterprise Partnership has welcomed the news that Cumbria is to receive an additional £20.9m in an expansion to its Growth Deal with Government. The near doubling of the economic growth fund means Cumbria's Growth Deal between 2015 and 2021 now stands at £47.7m. The announcement of additional...

Police in south Cumbria are investigating an attempted burglary at a jewellery store in Ambleside. The incident occurred at approximately 4.20am to...

Police are advising motorists to drive only if necessary as road conditions continue to deteriorate due to heavy snow across Cumbria. Police have r...

South Lakes MP Tim Farron has issued a call encouraging local people to come forward as volunteers for this year's Kendal Torchlight Carnival....

Whitehaven Civic Hall reopens this week as the first new tenant hosts a careers event and takes up office space in the centre of the town. Cop...

There is still time for Copeland householders to apply for grants to make their homes more resistant to floods – but the scheme closes in mid-Febru...

Police can confirm that a body found on Helvellyn is that of David Barrow, aged 63, of Widnes. His body was found in the Brown Cove at Helvellyn on...

GPs across Copeland are extending a scheme which has supported more than 700 older people to stay well and independent in their own homes over the past nine months. The GPs, who are members of...
The fear of running out of cash is the thing most likely to keep business owners awake at night, according to a survey by a Kendal-based business advisory firm. The online poll, conducted by Moore...
Fewer people are being killed on Cumbria’s roads, according to new figures.The number of deaths has fallen to the lowest level for five years. But a leading councillor said that “one death or...
A flourishing audio-visual firm has been chosen by one of the Lake District’s most luxurious hotels to handle technology installations at its new six star property in Bowness. Epixx, a company...

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