Eighties pop idol Marti Pellow of Wet Wet Wet fame is in Carlisle this week starring in Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Evita.
Organisers of the CockRock music have taken to Facebook to announce the news that they will not be running the event next year.
A film based at Florence Mine in Egremont will premiere on Saturday 15th December.
One month ago, Matt Pagan formed a classical boyband with four people he met through social media.
After a few weeks rehearsing in a room above a pub in London, they faced the judges on Britain's Got Talent - and got a standing ovation.
The last time the 20-year-old from Carlisle was on stage was when he played Snow White's Prince in the city's Christmas Panto.
The audience last Saturday was considerably bigger.
And now the bookies are putting his band, Collabro, among the favourites for this year's competition.
One of the biggest exhibitions of work by the acclaimed artist Sheila Fell is being held in Cockermouth.
The painter, who was born in Aspatria, was a protege of LS Lowry and only drew Cumbrian landscapes.
Some of her works haven't been seen in public for decades and fans of her work could even own one of the pictures.
Hannah McNulty reports.
In the Border TV archives, we've discovered this interview of Sheila Fell which we think dates back to 1964. She talks about growing up in Cumbria and discovering she could paint.
One of the biggest ever exhibitions of paintings by acclaimed Cumbrian artist Sheila Fell is going on display.
Many of the works by the protege of LS Lowry are going up for sale at the Castlegate Gallery in Cockermouth. Christine Swallow is from the gallery:
One of the largest collections of paintings by acclaimed Cumbrian artist Sheila Fell is going on display. The artist, who was from Aspatria, painted Cumbrian landscapes. Some of the works going on display at Castlegate House Gallery in Cockermouth haven't been seen in public for decades.
Many are also going up for sale for between £9,000 and £35,000. Steve Swallow, owner of Castlegate House Gallery, said: "Fell is arguably the most important landscape painter of the 20th century - Lowry called her the greatest landscape painter of her age."
The exhibition runs between Saturday 12 April to Saturday 3 May 2014. **
Former Coronation Street star Julie Hesmondhalgh, who played Hayley Cropper in the soap opera, will be performing in Cumbria tonight.
The actress is in the play 'Black Roses' at the Rosehill Theatre, Whitehaven.
Three new trails celebrating places related to Robert Burns have been launched in Dumfries and Galloway.
The trails visit some of the Bard's most favourite haunts, sites and views where he drew inspiration for much of his work.
Lori Carnochan reports.
Plans to reintroduce the Windermere Air Show have been welcomed by local business owners. They say the show, which was last held in 2011, attracted thousands of people and brought in a great deal of money for the economy.
– Adrian Falkner, Windermere & Bowness Chamber of Trade
"It brought in at least 40,000 people every day for the weekend. It increased the turn-over for the businesses both in Windermere and here on the Glebe."
An events company wants to resurrect the popular Windermere Air Show in Cumbria.It brought in tens of thousands of visitors, but it caused controversy in 2011 and never ran again.Showcase events is looking for sponsors so it can put it on in September.