The Ford Fiesta R5 had its first public outing last weekend as Matthew Wilson and Chris Patterson took to the wheel of M-Sport’s latest challenger. Continuing the Fiesta R5’s thorough testing and development programme, the pairing ran as Course Car for the 2013 edition...

Victims of fraud all across the North West will now benefit from having national experts from Action Fraud investigate their crimes. This week, all po...
The latest crime figures published today show that overall crime in Cumbria fell by 8% to September 2012. Cumbria’s Police and Crime Commissioner now...
Local MP Rory Stewart will be hosting a visit to Penrith and the Border by design and planning experts from The Prince's Foundation for Building Commu...
A Barrow man has been given a three year ban from attending any football matches in England, Scotland and Wales. Jon Doherty, aged 20, from Victoria R...
Doctors in Cumbria are making renewed call to pregnant women to protect themselves and their unborn children from Whooping Cough and flu as more than...
Chartered accountants have lowered their expectations for predicted growth for 2013 in the latest Economic Forecast from ICAEW (the Institute of Chart...
  YHA Keswick, on Station Road in Keswick, will be celebrating the first ever day dedicated to the national youth hostelling charity on Saturday 15th September 2012 with a community open...
Cumbria Tourism has begun a major promotion of The Lake District  following the approval from the Government’s Regional Growth Fund. Working with Cumbria Tourism, VisitEngland has successfully...
South Lakes MP Tim Farron and Lib Dem Crime Spokesperson Cllr. Pru Jupe have called for more action to be taken to tackle Rural Crime, after new statistics released yesterday revealed it cost UK...
With more flood misery predicted for parts of Britain after nearly a month's worth of rain fell in just three hours, United Utilities said today they are pouring £200millon to reduce the impact of...