M-Sport has today announced plans to launch a one-make series for the Ford Fiesta R2 in this year’s edition of the FIA European Rally Championship (ERC).

To be known as ‘Ford Fiesta SportTrophy Europe’, the series will take in four classic rounds of the ERC.

Four men were charged on 9th March 2013 with theft after a spate of mountain bike thefts in Cumbria last year. Shaun Whitehead, aged 34, Andrew Whiteh...
A European campaign begins today (11 March 2013) which aims to ensure that people who are in vehicles are belting up and wearing their seat belts. Pol...
Traffic signals will be permanently installed at Lazonby’s Eden Bridge following a green light from councillors and the local community. Cumbria Count...
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...
Cumbria police confirm that two people have died following a serious road traffic collision that occurred on the M6 this morning. The collision occurr...
Police officers from Cumbria Constabulary’s Roads Policing Units, Specialist Teams, Neighbourhood Policing Teams and Detectives are all working to loc...
A chance conversation between the Good Wood Boat Company and the Keswick Launch Company resulted in a contract to develop new clinker rowing boat templates and a commission to build the ‘pattern’...
Visitors to the spectacular Christmas displays at Hayes Garden World can now say hello to “Herbie”, a vintage VW Beetle lovingly restored in the image of the star of those much-loved Disney...
A motor cyclist was killed last night (Tuesday) following a road traffic collision on the A595 at the Blackbeck Inn, Egremont  It involved at a Vauxhall Astra and a motorcycle, sadly the rider...
Copeland Council is working with Police, the Environment Agency, Cumbria County Council, Fire & Rescue Service and the Primary Care Trust to support communities affected by flooding caused by...