Penrith residents have voted 2:1 in favour of establishing a Town Council for their area. The local electorate has been asked for views in a postal ballot that formed part of a Community Governance Review being conducted by Eden District Council.

The results of...

Community projects and activities for children across Eden have been awarded £46,171. Cumbria County Council’s Local Committee for Eden today (28 July...
Police in Carlisle are concerned about parked cars on The Crescent in Carlisle, particularly near the takeaways. People are parking in designated bus...
This weekend sees the annual  Maryport Blues Festival.   Police officers and PCSOs will be on patrol throughout the day, engaging with the c...
The next step towards transforming secondary education in Workington was taken today with Councillors approving the closure of both Southfield Technol...
Eden District Council and Penrith AFC have been in discussion about a leasing agreement for the Frenchfield Stadium since the Club took up occupancy o...
On 17 July 2014 Eden District Council adopted a Fees Policy for residential caravan sites and those sites which have mixed holiday and residential use...
Cumbria County Council’s gritters are out in force today, hitting the roads in response to the soaring temperatures. The gritters are usually deployed during cold snaps to combat freezing on the...
Five University of Cumbria graduates will be spending the summer working on projects that will benefit communities in Kendal, Workington and Morecambe thanks to an innovation fund that forms part of...
Working starts next Monday (28 July) on a £170,000 investment Eden District Council is making to renew and improve the changing room facilities for people who use the swimming pools at Penrith...
Staff and supporters from the Lakeland Motor Museum have come together to create a special display commemorating 100 years since Britain entered the First World War on 4th August 1914.