Candidates hoping to be elected to Carlisle City Council in May will have hard acts to follow, as seven councillors stand down.
Friday, 29 April, 2016 at 3:47PM
A senior medic would drive their children to hospital out of the county in an emergency rather than risk treatment at the Cumberland Infirmary.
Friday, 29 April, 2016 at 3:34PM
A church which has been the focal point of a village for more than 150 years could close its doors for good because of falling congregation numbers.
Friday, 29 April, 2016 at 2:43PM
The owner of a village pub is backing a campaign to buy it - claiming he had been left with no choice but to close it.
Friday, 29 April, 2016 at 2:41PM
A high street bank is slashing its opening hours at a town centre branch, prompting fears it could face complete closure in the near future.
Friday, 29 April, 2016 at 2:40PM
A former Cumbrian public health chief who witnessed the 1989 Hillsborough tragedy, says its legacy should be routine first aid training in schools.
Friday, 29 April, 2016 at 2:34PM
A cyclist is highlighting the importance of wearing a helmet, after medics said hers prevented a serious head injury.
Friday, 29 April, 2016 at 2:32PM
New life is being injected into a jewel of the Cumbrian landscape.
Friday, 29 April, 2016 at 12:56PM
Those leading controversial changes to Cumbria's NHS are being accused of seeing community hospital beds as a "cash cow" to prop up the debt-stricken Carlisle and Whitehaven hospitals.
Friday, 29 April, 2016 at 7:58AM
Nesting seagulls have halted demolition work at a site in Carlisle.
Thursday, 28 April, 2016 at 5:15PM
A teenager will sing for Cumbria during a special ceremony in London's iconic St Paul's Cathedral.
Thursday, 28 April, 2016 at 4:54PM
Celebration as Alvez prepares to leave
Thursday, 28 April, 2016 at 4:53PM
A young climber is hitting new heights following an impressive performance at a top competition.
Thursday, 28 April, 2016 at 4:52PM
A former Cumbrian health chief who witnessed the 1989 Hillsborough disaster that claimed the lives of 96 fans has welcomed a jury's verdict that they were unlawfully killed.
Wednesday, 27 April, 2016 at 7:39AM
Special thanks have been given to everyone who helped a Cumbrian cricket club get up and running in time for the new season.
Tuesday, 26 April, 2016 at 7:10PM
A flood-hit Carlisle play area is unlikely to reopen until late summer, it has been revealed.
Tuesday, 26 April, 2016 at 6:14PM
Investigators suspect a huge wildfire on a Cumbrian fell could have been started deliberately - while the countryside manager who raised the alarm has praised the rapid response of firefighters.
Monday, 25 April, 2016 at 12:49PM
Spring sunshine provided the perfect backdrop as people of all ages were invited to try their hand at bowls.
Monday, 25 April, 2016 at 12:36PM
Wedding bells are ringing today for Sir Chris Bonington.
Saturday, 23 April, 2016 at 9:00AM
A group of walkers who previously raised £22,000 for a cancer charity are about to embark on a new challenge.
Friday, 22 April, 2016 at 12:49PM