Students from Lanercost Primary have taken part in a World War II evacuation reenactment day. They dressed in full evacuation outfits with gas masks, travelling on the train from Carlisle to Langwathby, to experience what it was like to live during the war:
A new high school in the Scottish Borders has officially opened today.
Pupils were piped into Kelso High School this morning for the first day of lessons in the state of the art facility.
The head boy and head girl raised the school's flag to mark the occasion.
The new school boasts 3G and 2G sports pitches as well as an eco garden and allotment.
A new sports hall costing more than £1million has opened at a school in Workington. The area's MP visited along with para athlete Simon Lawson for its official opening. Our reporter Graham Stothard was there:
The MP for Copeland is encouraging young jobseekers to attend the first Copeland Skills Fair in west Cumbria.Read the full story ›
150 nursing apprentices could be coming to north-west England, following a successful bid by the University of Cumbria.Read the full story ›
Plans to close three rural primary schools in Dumfries and Galloway have been paused, following significant opposition.Read the full story ›
A consultation on whether Garlieston, Ae and Kirkbean schools should be closed, has reached its deadline.Read the full story ›
A service to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the University of Cumbria is being held at Carlisle Cathedral today.
More than 32,000 students based in Carlisle, Ambleside and Lancaster have graduated since the university formed in 2007.
Pupils from Australia have travelled to Dumfries to compete in the region's first Mini da Vinci Challenge.Read the full story ›
More than 1,500 students have arrived at the University of Cumbria during Freshers' Week. If you're one of the 1,500 students adjusting to student life this freshers week - here's a little survival guide from second-year student and freshers mentor, Laura: