The Cumbrian Artist of the Year Exhibition opens this Saturday 25th April at the Rheged Centre with 5 artists in the running to win the £2000 award now revealed.   From an astounding 74 initial entries representing the very best of Cumbria’s contemporary...

As well as being able to borrow books from their local library, Cumbrians can now do so from the comfort of their own home, at any time of day or nigh...
NHS Cumbria Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is establishing a maternity forum for users, providers and commissioners of maternity services in South...
Copeland Council is continuing its good work with a local kennels to rehome stray dogs. The authority has, in the last year, managed to return or...
A group of Cumbria Constabulary’s officers and staff hope to ‘pedal to Romania’ on exercise bikes to raise money for charity. Leadership and skills tr...
Thousands of people across the North West could be polluting the environment without knowing it – all because they don’t love their septic tanks. Now...
Landlords who rent out property to private tenants in the Eden can attend a training course being held at Kendal Town Hall between 9.30am and 5pm on T...
Two ospreys have returned to Bassenthwaite this year, sparking hopes for yet another successful year for the Lake District Osprey Project (LDOP). KL, a ringed female osprey, returned to the nest on...
Cumbrian Cpl Gill Slattery is pounding the streets for a good cause. She is in training for this year’s Virgin London Marathon, which she is running in aid of the Royal Air Forces Association. The...
Parents with painful memories of playing pitiful rounds of London’s Burning on school recorders can breathe a sigh of relief ahead of their own children’s end-of-year school concerts.In South Cumbria...
Across the planet Scouts, from nearly every country and territory are busy preparing for their trip to the 23rd World Scout Jamboree. Amongst them are 28 Scouts from Cumbria, who are joining with...