Mike Starkie has five years to bring about change - he wants to bring prosperity, and bipartisan politics, to the borough.Read the full story ›
Copeland Borough Council has teamed up with the PDSA to offer health checks for dogs that include free microchipping and nail clipping.Read the full story ›
Counting is now underway in Copeland for the first directly elected Mayor.
Counting at Whitehaven Sports Centre underway for the first directly elected Mayor for Copeland http://t.co/ayTnK2XvGC
Watch Samantha Parker's roundup of the Copeland constituency count:
The full results and percentages from Copeland, where Labour MP Jamie Reed held his seat, but was given a tough test by the Conservatives.Read the full story ›
Our profile on the MP elected by Copeland, Jamie ReedRead the full story ›
Confusing picture at Copeland. Labour say they've got it but Conservatives say they may have swung it. Are we headed for a recount?
Being told at Copeland that this is very tight. Conservatives say this is within 500 votes - they just don't know which way