Police in Cumbria will now be able to use unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to help tackle crime and keep people safe. Earlier this year, staff from the Constabulary’s Operational Support Unit purchased two UAVs in order to assess the benefits of using them as an...

Overnight wear and tear repairs giving drivers safer, smoother journeys along the A590 in Cumbria will be taking place later this month. During the wo...
Police in Ulverston are urging motorists to be patient during the upcoming Ulverston Charter Lantern Procession which will be held on Saturday 12th Se...
The Mayor of Copeland, Mike Starkie hosted the inaugural meeting of the Copeland Community Forum, giving every sector of life in the borough a voice....
Local communities, councillors and partnership organisations are gearing up to celebrate the newly installed interpretation boards by cycling 49 miles...
Police are investigating an assault that occurred on Oxford Street, Workington, earlier this morning (24th August). The assault took place at approxim...
This year Cumbria Constabulary is celebrating a century of female police officers. To launch these celebrations the Constabulary appealed in January t...
Stephen Anderson, aged 31, from Barrow-in-Furness, has been sentenced today (25th August 2015) to six years for arson with intent to endanger life. He pleaded guilty to the charge and was sentenced...
A Cumbria based LGBT charity has secured a share of a £400,000 fund designed to tackle homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying in schools. OutREACH Cumbria will deliver Stonewall Train the...
A new project is looking for Cumbrians with a wide range of talents and who are interested in sharing their skills with other people. Participants will work with the internationally acclaimed...
Walney Extension Offshore Wind Farm has reached a ground-breaking moment with the start of construction of the onshore substation in Heysham, Lancashire. Construction of the onshore substation is a...