Penrith-based fleet branding company Ast Transport Branding has teamed up with two race winning British GT Championship drivers; Seb Morris and Rick Parfitt Jnr, as they launch a title challenge in their Team Parker Racing Bentley Continental GT3.The Cumbrian business has been announced as a commercial...

Cumbria county councillors have agreed to inject £60,000 to fund a report looking at the potential of a Whitehaven relief road. This report will si...

In Cumbria, the county council are searching for prospective adopters as 45 children await a forever family. Sarah, Jane, James, Rebecca, Harry and...

Local people are been asked to give their views on changes and additions proposed to the Draft Eden Local Plan 2014-2032, this document once adopte...

New signage made from recycled materials are now in place at Alston and Penrith Cemeteries to denote the woodland burial grounds available there.Si...

Councils, the NHS, community groups, charities, employers and schools in Cumbria are all coming together to change how we think and act about menta...

An end to Cumbria’s erratic mobile phone coverage and gaps in high-speed broadband provision is in sight at last.The Government’s Digital Strategy,...

The Pheasant Inn’s new head-chef, Jonathan Bell, has scooped two coveted AA Rosettes after just ten weeks in the job.The local chef, took up his position at the Bassenthwaite based hotel and...
Cranstons Food Hall in Brampton has been named as a finalist in the prestigious farm shop and deli awards, after beating off stiff competition from fellow food halls across the country in the Food...
Cumbria needs strong leadership - and by implication a directly-elected mayor - if the county is to seize the opportunities presented by the Northern Powerhouse.That's the view of Sir Richard Leese,...
Knowing what to believe and distinguishing fact from fiction is at the heart of these Miller plays, which explores aspects of his marriage to Marilyn Monroe – yet is very apt for the times we are now...