Carlisle Riding for the Disabled Association (RDA) is celebrating following the coming together of local businesses to fund the upkeep of its brand new horse ‘Smartie Pants V’. The association, which was established in 1973 and has been run entirely by volunteers ever since, enlisted the help of Cumbrian...

Drivers will benefit from a new LED lighting system on the A69 when work begins this week to replace the current street lights. In order to carry o...

Thousands of people in Cumbria are being encouraged to spend a night in nature’s home next month by taking part in the RSPB’s Big Wild Sleepout. Ru...

Drivers will benefit from an improved road surface on the A69 when overnight resurfacing work takes place in Northumberland and Cumbria, starting o...

Cumbria firefighters are warning of the dangers of swimming in the county’s lakes, rivers and reservoirs. With Cumbria currently basking in a heatw...

Cumbria Police repeatedly advise and warn local communities about telephone, computer and cold calling scams that they become aware of in their are...

Police say a body found  on Tuesday was that of missing person George Atkinson. His body was found in the Cogra Moss area by police at around...

At Reivers District Scouts AGM, last night (Thu 2 July), Stewart Young, Leader of Cumbria County Council stood down as President, having given notice at last year’s AGM. The AGM noted the appointment...
A man has been charged in connection with the death of Gordon James Smith (pictured). Mark Russell, aged 26, of Holly Terrace, Windermere, has been charged with murder and has been remanded in police...
A national company has given Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team (MRT) the opportunity to upgrade its three vehicles and to be even safer and better seen when operating at night.
Police in south Cumbria are continuing their enquiries into a burglary from an Equestrian Centre where offenders have stolen items worth a collective value of over £50,000. The burglary occurred at...

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