Organisers believe there may have been a record-breaking turnout for visitors to Penrith Show.
Sunday, 24 July, 2016 at 1:39PM
It’s January 1961. Harold Macmillan is Prime Minister, Johnny Tillotson’s Poetry in Motion is number one in the charts - and a group of young wives meet for the first time at Wigton Road Methodist Church in Carlisle.
Friday, 22 July, 2016 at 7:12PM
Comedian Stephen Fry paid a surprise visit to Carlisle - stopping off for a spot of lunch.
Friday, 22 July, 2016 at 12:49PM
Police fear the problem of rowdy youths causing mayhem in Carlisle city centre may get worse over the summer.
Friday, 22 July, 2016 at 12:33PM
All roads will lead to one of the biggest, one-day stock shows in the north of England tomorrow.
Friday, 22 July, 2016 at 12:28PM
New shops are lining up to move into Carlisle because of the effect of Primark opening in the city.
Friday, 22 July, 2016 at 11:02AM
The largest wooden playground in the UK opens its doors in Cumbria next week.
Friday, 22 July, 2016 at 10:37AM
Schoolchildren from Carlisle were given a lesson in lifesaving from sea rescuers.
Friday, 22 July, 2016 at 10:25AM
A former Carlisle councillor is reviving a campaign to honour the women that helped shape the history of the city.
Friday, 22 July, 2016 at 9:50AM
The sound of church bells ringing at one Wigton church could be silenced for the first time this century - due to a shortage of ringers.
Friday, 22 July, 2016 at 9:40AM
Plans for a 25-acre solar park in Brampton have been scuppered by changes to government payments.
Friday, 22 July, 2016 at 9:25AM
Alice Tyson was just three when she was diagnosed with a rare condition that means she can get skin cancer just from being outdoors.
Friday, 22 July, 2016 at 8:29AM
Pupils at Wigton’s Nelson Thomlinson School embarked on a health kick thanks to help from youth workers.
Friday, 22 July, 2016 at 8:00AM
Urgent works costing £43,000 will soon start at the crumbling Central Plaza Hotel in Carlisle - but a long-term solution for the eyesore is still being sought.
Friday, 22 July, 2016 at 7:00AM
There’s plenty to do this summer with events planned all over the county in both July and August.
Thursday, 21 July, 2016 at 5:45PM
Shoppers angry at so-called “chuggers” who harass pedestrians in Carlisle city centre have welcomed a crackdown by council chiefs.
Thursday, 21 July, 2016 at 3:03PM
A Cumbrian family have described their harrowing night in Nice as they witnessed the attack that killed 84 people on Bastille Day.
Thursday, 21 July, 2016 at 9:05AM
There have been several lightning strikes, a secondary school is closed and roads and homes are flooded as storms batter Cumbria.
Wednesday, 20 July, 2016 at 1:48PM
Toadstools and slate paintings are among the range of artistic work being showcased in Carlisle.
Wednesday, 20 July, 2016 at 1:19PM
Hospital staff and campaigners are furious after about 60 fines were issued on the first day of a new parking policy at Carlisle’s Cumberland Infirmary.
Wednesday, 20 July, 2016 at 12:24PM