The 24-year-old started three separate fires at a major Cumbrian tourist attraction, and caused more than £500,000 of damage.Read the full story ›
Andy Bell has stepped down, after controversial comments about the Hillsborough disaster were allegedly sent from his Twitter account.Read the full story ›
A joint inquest is to be held into the deaths of Amanda Coulthard at the Cumberland Infirmary, and Michael Parke at West Cumberland HospitalRead the full story ›
Network Rail are warning that services across the UK will be affected, including trains through Cumbria and the south of Scotland.Read the full story ›
Workers have finished building a new flood defence wall near Appleby swimming pool. Other defences are still being built.Read the full story ›
Flood defences at Glenridding are being improved, in a bid to reduce the chance of the village flooding.Read the full story ›
Foodbanks in the region are appealing for volunteers and donations from the public. But how many adults, and children, do they feed?Read the full story ›
Whitehaven's historic former bus station could be given a new lease of life as a residential complex.
Plans have been revealed for 50 apartments to be built on the station site, and a 150 room hotel on the depot site opposite.
The 1930's art deco building closed in 2002.
Rain and snow will clear to showers, though these sometimes heavy with a further risk of snow along with hail and thunder.
Another cold day.
Maximum Temperature 9 °C.
Foodbanks in the region are feeding increasing numbers of children.
According to new figures Carlisle foodbank fed 398 children in the first three months of this year - a 21% increase on the same period in 2015.