With less than a month to go until its deadline, the Hot Spots scheme that offers vulnerable Cumbrian households a lifeline in cold weather has already handled almost 200 calls. However, the team still has budget available that needs to be spent before the end of March...

Cumbrian families are being advised that their Christmas turkey could come back to haunt them this year. Households will pour around a quarter of a mi...
The 2012 LABC National Building Excellence Awards took place on Tuesday 13 November at The Brewery in the City of London – hosted by former BBC politi...
Due to the increase numbers of burglaries in Carlisle, which have been as a result of insecure properties, police in the area are taking a stance and...
Cumbria's extreme cold snap has prompted water bosses to issue advice to customers. United Utilities says prolonged spells of sub zero temperatures ca...
Households in Cumbria are being reminded to keep their pipes snug and warm this month, as February brings a wave of biting sub-zero temperatures. The...
Interserve, the international support services and construction group, has been named the sole contractor in a four-year framework agreement with Magn...
Construction sites in Cumbria are being put under the safety spotlight as part of an intensive inspection initiative aimed at reducing death and injury. Inspectors from the Health and Safety...
People struggling with ancient heating systems or broken boilers have a new lifeline as the Cumbria Affordable Warmth Partnership launches Hot Spots, an extra strand to its practical support for...
A West Cumbrian business is bucking the trend with growing orders and increasing workforce. West Coast Thermal Ltd (WCT) is Cumbria's only Thermal Insulation specialist and licensed Asbestos Removal...
Friends of the Lake District’s annual dry-stone walling competition has been held in Eden. Rory Stewart MP travelled to Little Asby Common to give the prizes to the winners.