Police are appealing for information after a woman went missing in West Cumbria.
80 year old Margaret Huddart was last seen at around 11:45am on Wednesday in the Wordsworth Court area of Cockermouth.
Cumbria Police are asking residents to check gardens and alleyways for signs of Mrs Huddart.
A woman has died following a car crash in Cumbria this morning.
The crash happened on the A595 near Egremont around 9:30am.
The woman was from the town, and her family have been informed.
An 86 year old woman was also taken to hospital after the crash and is a critical but stable condition.
One person has been taken to hospital with life threatening injuries after a crash in Cumbria.
The two vehicle crash happened around 9:30am, on the A595 in Egremont.
The driver of the second car was also injured, but their injuries are not known.
The road will be closed for several hours.
Police Scotland have launched a recruitment drive for special constables in the run up to the Commonwealth Games.
In Dumfries and Galloway the volunteers will have the chance to either go to Glasgow in July to help police the games, or backfill full time officers in the region.
Traffic police in Cumbria say they have their eyes set on HGV companies whose drivers are breaking the law by not taking required breaks.
It comes after staff and drivers at Ross International were sent to prison for tachograph fraud.
Shops in Workington hope that a new police presence will help them guard against theft.
The flat-pack, "Cut-out coppers", have apparently deterred thieves in other areas - now Cumbria police have enlisted their help.
Workington police have recruited 10 new officers - but they will work all day and all night for a one-off fee of £75.
The cardboard cut outs will be placed in shops around the town as a deterrent for theft.
The injured victim's injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.
Police are appealing for witnesses to the incidedent, or anyone with information about it, to contact them.
Police were called to the scene at around 9:20am following a report of a man being assaulted.
A 19-year-old man and a 20-year-old man have been arrested in connection with the incident.