The University of Cumbria is celebrating after achieving Fairtrade University status, as national Fairtrade Fortnight kicks off.

This year's national Fairtrade Fortnight runs from Monday 25 February until Monday 10 March and the university will be hosting a number...

Recently, there has been a number of reported incidents where purses have been stolen from handbags in Carlisle City centre. Although crime is low in...
Cumbria’s Police and Crime Commissioner Richard Rhodes has set the policing budget for 2013/14 and the provisional estimates to 2016/17. Mr Rhodes sai...
Local police officers in Brampton, Cumwhinton and Dalston are taking a different approach to tackling speeding in the area and will be using volunteer...
Police officers in Carlisle are issuing a warning to thieves after establishing that an item stolen during a recent burglary could cause serious healt...
NHS Cumbria and Macmillan Cancer Support are jointly hosting an event for anyone who has been affected by cancer. The event will give support for pat...
Two new drop-in surgeries have been launched in Eden to give communities accessible Trading Standards consumer advice. Cumbria County Council’s Tradin...
Three towns in Eden District in Cumbria are celebrating after bids they placed for government cash to make their town centres more vibrant have been successful. The government’s Town Teams...
The widow of hero PC Bill Barker has made an emotional address at the opening of Northside Bridge in Workington which was swept away in the floods of 2009 claiming the life of her husband. At \...
A west Cumbrian Inspector was announced the North West winner of the National Police Bravery Awards last night. The National Police Bravery Awards are organised by the Police Federation and...
The Gallery Shop on the top floor at Rheged, has started to sell a full range of artist’s materials, nearly two years after the closure of Penrith’s only art shop, Artware. Artists and Crafters from...