Tyre manufacturer Pirelli is to be prosecuted after an employee was killed when he became trapped in an industrial oven. George Falder, 48, from Carlisle, was found dead at the factory on Dalston Road in the city on 30 September 2012 in a machine used to heat tyres to temperatures up to 150 degrees Celsius.

Carlisle police are appealing for witnesses after a 53 year old woman reported an unwanted approach by a man.

At around 5:20am on Monday 8...

South Lakeland is to receive £70,000 in government funding to share some of its services between councils.

The council will provide buildin...

Police are investigating a serious sexual assault that occurred ton Friday morning, 12 September.

During the early hours of this morning an...

A 15 year old boy from Barrow has been arrested on suspicion of arson following a fire at an old building at Furness Academy, South West Avenue, Ba...

The result of the September 11 Cumbria County Council by-election for the Castle division in Carlisle has been confirmed by the electoral authority...

Police were called at 4:15pm on 11 September 2014 following a report of a robbery at Ego on Queen Street, Workington.

A man aged 27 and a w...

Penrith Chamber of Trade and Commerce has announced it will host the Penrith Winter Festival once again from 29th November to 24th December 2014, after securing vital funding and sponsorship.
Baines Wilson LLP invite you to attend their latest Employment Law Update where their Employment Law Team will explain the latest and forthcoming changes in the complex area of employment law and...
The warmer weather this summer with the occasional almost tropical rain storm has encouraged Cumbrian gardens to flourish, creating an abundance of surplus garden waste. With autumn almost upon us,...
Remember a time when Vespa scooters became the ‘must have’ fashion accessory for any self-respecting Mod? This weekend, the Lakeland Motor Museum will host a special gathering of these iconic two-...

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