The parents of an Egremont teenager who died after suffering from multiple brain tumours have set up a trust in her memory
Nine families forced to leave their homes on Howbank Road in Egremont when a mineshaft collapsed have moved back in.
A film based at Florence Mine in Egremont will premiere on Saturday 15th December.
A man has been taken to hospital after a crash on the A595 at Egremont earlier this morning.
The 26-year-old, who was riding a red Honda motorbike, collided with a silver BMW at 7.10 am at the police station roundabout.
The biker sustained minor injuries and the driver of the car was unhurt.
The road has now been cleared.
The parents of Danica Maxwell, who died aged 15 from cancer, have set up a trust in her memory.
New defences to protect 40 homes in a town badly affected by flooding are now in place.
However, council representatives and the Environment Agency admit that more work needs to be done to protect dozens of other properties still at risk.
Serious flooding hit the town of Egremont in West Cumbria during the dreadful summer of 2012.
A new flood wall will help protect homes along the River Ehen, but houses on the Orgill Estate still face potential problems from surface water.
Samantha Parker reports.
40 homes in Egremont are now protected by new flood defences.
However, councillors have admitted that more work needs to be done to protect the hundreds of homes still at risk.
Samantha Parker reports.
Surface water flooding issues in Egremont are on the cards next for the Environment Agency and Flood Action groups following the completion of river defences in the town.
Culverts near the Orgill Estate will be monitored and cleared, and a long term plan put in place.
A meeting has been held to discuss concerns about flood preparations and defences in a west Cumbrian town.
Ideas that have been looked at in the past have included shallow ditches and flood defence walls being built.
There have been several floods in Egremont over the past couple of years.
After a series of annual floods the people of Egremont have set up an action group to discuss concerns over the coming winter.
EGFLOOD was set up to work with Councils and the Environment Agency, and the idea is to find solutions to the problems, and raise money for defences.
Andy Burn reports:
Danica Maxwell was just 15-years-old when she died from cancer nearly three years ago.
Her parents have since raised more than £33,000 to help other children with the disease.
Danica's Dream Fund was set up in memory of the Egremont teenager who spent her time in hospital worrying about other patients and telling her parents she wished she could relieve their suffering.
Samantha Parker reports:
Thousands of people have signed a petition in west Cumbria against the closure of public toilets. The facilities in Whitehaven, Cleator Moor and Egremont are now shut.
It is part of plans by Copeland Borough Council to save more than £26 million over the next two years.
Owners of cafe's say people are now using their toilets without buying anything and that is putting them out of pocket: