Waste from homes in Barrow, South Lakeland and Eden is being dealt with in a cleaner and greener way than ever before, thanks to a new waste treatment facility which has officially opened in Barrow today.

Cumbria County Council's Chairman Cllr Norman Clarkson...

Bike owners in the Kendal area are being warned to be on their guard against thieves following a spate of bicycle thefts over recent months. Thieves a...
Cumbrian farmers and rural businesses are being urged to take action now to protect themselves from the consequences of rising conventional energy bil...
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...
University of Cumbria is in the running for a ‘green’ award thanks to their on-going commitment to carbon reduction. The university is the only one in...
Eden District Council’s new Bag and Box Recycling scheme is only a month old and local residents are embracing the service, which is being delivered b...
Renowned writer and broadcaster Jonathon Porritt delivered a sustainability masterclass at the University of Cumbria at Ambleside on Friday 20 July. T...
Northwest-based sustainability and low energy solutions specialist, Inteb, is warning finance directors and accountants in Cumbria that allowing areas such as carbon reporting to be handled...
The Chief Executive of Eden District Council has said there will be no collections of garden waste from 2-16 July, due to staff illness of the people who work on the contract and were due to transfer...
  University of Cumbria lecturer and ‘outdoor philosopher’, Dr Kate Rawles is celebrating the publication of her book about her astonishing 4553 mile cycle ride from Texas to Alaska in 2006. The...
The Lakes Free Range Egg Company (the Lakes) was named overall winner in TWO categories at the Business in the Community’s (BITC) annual responsible business awards last week, something the...