FARMHOUSE bed and breakfast businesses have helped generate £3.5bn for the rural economy, says a report.
The B&B sector is a major contributor to rural incomes on many farms, according to the study on behalf of accommodation body Farm Stay UK.
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Cumbria police are urging pedestrians to take more care when out and about on the roads. Pedestrian road deaths account for a large proportion of...
The family of  he couple who died following a road traffic collision in Hoff, Appleby on Saturday has paid tribute to them. Steve Murray, th...
Five of the region’s top accommodation providers have been made it on to TripAdvisor’s Travellers' Choice Awards list. Rampsbeck Country House Hotel...
Police and fire service personnel are joining forces this week to provide safe driving tips to young motorists in Carlisle. Police officers and fire...
Kirkby Stephen January 28th - The Best of Cumbrian Cooking, Cook in Cumbria Februrary 3rd - Indian Evening, Cook in Cumbria 10th - Indian Evening...
Cumbria police are urging motorists to take extra care and drive to the conditions after a layer of snow and falling temperatures have created hazardo...
Drivers are advised to take care when out on the roads today, January 27 after a series of heavy hail showers have caused problems on Cumbrian roads. At 11:11am there was a road traffic collision on...
Lake District based Fidget Design and the Cedar Manor Hotel have been presented with two awards at the inaugural UK Hotel Awards 2011, part of the International Hotel Awards, held at London’s Savoy...
Police in Penrith were called to a one vehicle road traffic collision in Little Salkeld this morning. At 7.47am on Wednesday 4 January, police were called by the ambulance service after a 4x4 vehicle...
Cumbria police are continuing to target drink drivers over the festive period. The annual crackdown began on December 1, and officers have so far conducted 1,690 breath tests, 37 of which tested...