A meticulous project to identify and catalogue every single specimen of bird at a Cumbrian museum has been completed after almost 10 years.All 1,681 specimens of the impressive bird collection at the World Wildlife Gallery in Kendal Museum have been catalogued for the first time with help from Museum &...

The latest figures show that in January there was an 11% increase in overseas visitor numbers to the UK. South Lakeland MP Tim Farron has called fo...

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...

Windermere Lake Cruises has scooped a national accolade at the British Coach Tourism Awards, which recognises excellence and innovation across the coach tourism industry.The company has been unveiled...
It is that time of year again where the world of HR and employment law sees a number of changes, which employers need to be aware of before they come into force. We have set out below the key changes...
A sport ehabilitation expert from Cumbria travelled to Monaco to speak at an international conference on the prevention of injury and illness in sport (16-18 March). Opened by the Prince of...
Hot on the heels of its recent VisitEngland Gold Award, the Trout Hotel in Cockermouth has landed another two nationally acclaimed awards.The Crown Street hotel has been awarded both an AA Four...

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