Sheila Corby and Jenny Thomson made history at this year’s carnival in Castle Carrock by going head to head in the village’s first ever hat competition.
Friday, 01 July, 2016 at 5:10PM
Temporary flood barriers will be brought in to protect Carlisle this winter, but a business case for the city’s improved flood defences is still 14 months away.
Friday, 01 July, 2016 at 1:07PM
A new dental surgery looks set to be built on Carlisle’s Durranhill Industrial Estate.
Friday, 01 July, 2016 at 11:04AM
A charity battling to buy iconic Blencathra says it still hopes to achieve its dream - despite its aristocratic owner declaring he will not sell the mountain.
Friday, 01 July, 2016 at 10:57AM
Part of the popular Settle-Carlisle railway line is back in action, as engineers prepare to reveal details of their major repair plan almost five months after a 500,000-tonne land slip forced its closure.
Friday, 01 July, 2016 at 10:48AM
Cumbria's newest sporting challenge brought £1.49 million into the county’s economy.
Friday, 01 July, 2016 at 9:02AM
The frenzied pace of Cumbria’s summer life continues with another helping of showtime.
Friday, 01 July, 2016 at 9:00AM
A planned teachers' strike has forced some schools to close while others face significant disruption.
Friday, 01 July, 2016 at 8:33AM
This is what a Carlisle park will look like when a massive renovation of its flood-hit play area is complete.
Friday, 01 July, 2016 at 8:05AM
It is 100 years since the bloodiest and most infamous battles of World War One.
Friday, 01 July, 2016 at 7:47AM
A decision to introduce pay and display parking charges has been criticised by the head of a town business group.
Thursday, 30 June, 2016 at 12:21PM
Rare hen harriers have chosen Cumbria as one of only three nesting sites in England.
Tuesday, 28 June, 2016 at 10:34AM
An inspirational woman overcame the odds to beat her disability and walk further than she had ever managed before.
Tuesday, 28 June, 2016 at 9:51AM
A woman who collapsed with “broken heart syndrome” during Rod Stewart’s sell-out Carlisle gig, has paid tribute to hospital staff who treated her.
Tuesday, 28 June, 2016 at 9:00AM
Some groups spend all year making their floats for Wigton Carnival but one prize-winning group called on ‘the force’ to help them put together their entry in just two days.
Monday, 27 June, 2016 at 12:45PM
Iconic Blencathra is not for sale, its aristocratic owner has revealed.
Friday, 24 June, 2016 at 1:18PM
One million pounds in wages would be injected into the economy every year if a new energy-from-waste plant is approved, backers say.
Friday, 24 June, 2016 at 12:59PM
A multi-million pound bill could prove a stumbling block to plans to create a Civic Centre in Penrith.
Friday, 24 June, 2016 at 12:32PM
The owners of an historic mansion house near Longtown have revealed more about their multi-million- pound plans for its future.
Friday, 24 June, 2016 at 12:02PM
Residents have been asked to look out for suspicious activity after a spate of arson attacks in a residential area of Carlisle.
Friday, 24 June, 2016 at 11:55AM