Peter Pan and Wendy will fly over Keswick this Christmas, thanks to a donation from Friends of Theatre by the Lake. The Friends have asked that £18,500 of their annual gift should be used to make the two principal characters soar above the theatre’s Main House stage during a production of JM Barrie’s...

With pupils heading back to class this week after the summer holidays, eligible parents are being urged to make use of free school meals and clothi...

New Chief Constable Jerry Graham has stated he remains committed to providing a viable independent police force for Cumbria during a challenging fi...

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...

John Robert Newton, aged 26, of Fisher Street, Workington, has been charged in connection with the incident at Vulcan’s Park, Workington, on Tuesday 26th August 2014. He has been charged with:...
St Mary’s Hospice in Ulverston is delighted to announce that Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Gloucester will officially open its new extension on Wednesday 10th September 2014. At the visit, a...
Cumbrian residents can now benefit from a new energy advice service launched this week by award-winning Penrith charity Opt4 Community Energy. Householders keen to cut their energy bills can get...
Life-saving capability will be available at the push of a button for communities across Cumbria thanks to a new initiative by the county council’s fire and rescue service Defibrillators are being...

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