Cumbria’s tourism and business leaders are rolling out an all new ‘Cumbria Day’ event this week, being held at the Houses of Parliament, on Wednesday 13th February.

This inaugural event will be opened by mountaineer, Doug Scott, and is aimed at raising awareness...

Following a campaign led by Cumbrian MP, Rory Stewart, and with technology, pioneered by Cumbrian communities, OFCOM - the telecoms regulator - has no...
South Lakes MP Tim Farron has called on BT and Cumbria County Council to make sure that the planned roll out for superfast broadband delivers for loca...
Penrith and the Border MP Rory Stewart says he is proud to announce that his constituency will play host on Thursday 29 November to the historic signi...
South Lakes MP Tim Farron has used a meeting with BT’s Director of Public Affairs Tim O’Sullivan to press the case for a superfast broadband in Winder...
Money generated by the 4G auction should be reinvested in broadband networks, especially in rural areas said South Lakes MP Tim Farron. His call for t...
South Lakes MP Tim Farron has today welcomed the news that the UK's rural rollout of fast broadband has been given a boost as the European Union’s com...
Ravenstonedale Parish Council has been nominated by Rory Stewart MP as Talktalk Digital Heroes 202 for their innovative “fibre to the home” community-led broadband project to connect 58 deeply rural...
South Lakes MP Tim Farron has welcomes news that Kendal Futures has successfully applied to become a Town Team Partner, a scheme set up as part of the Portas Review into High Streets. Successful...
Rory Stewart, MP for Penrith and the Border, has welcomed the news that the Government's Growth and Infrastructure Bill will be instrumental in removing the sort of red tape which currently hampers...
Penrith and the Border MP and chairman of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Local Democracy, Rory Stewart, this week demanded more power for local communities whilst hosting the National...