The trial of a former house master at Sedbergh School is due to begin at Carlisle Crown Court today.
Reverend Christopher Griffin from Celevedon in Somerset, is accused if sneaking into pupils' bedrooms at night to sexually assault them - allegedly touching or stroking their feet.
The 58-year-old is alleged to have done so to two boys under the age of 18.
Police are concerned for the welfare of a 65-year-old man missing from Sedbergh near Kendal.
David Richardson is described as white with receding black hair, carrying a backpack.
Police say he is most likely near a train station or train lines, due to his interest in trains.
He was last seen in Sedbergh on Friday 16 December around 5:30pm.
Anyone with information is asked to get in touch with the police on 101.
A footbridge near Sedbergh is being rebuilt after it was washed away by Storm Desmond.
December's floods caused hundreds of millions of pounds worth of damage across Cumbria.
Locals had feared that the little footbridge would be lower down the priority list, so the community clubbed together to help instead of waiting for the authorities.
A man from Holland has died after a kayaking accident on a river in Sedbergh.
Emergency services were called at around 4:30pm on Friday 30 October.
The Great North Air Ambulance Service has reported that the man was dragged underwater, and was not breathing.
Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service were also called to help the paramedics.
The man was treated at the scene and then transported to James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough with life threatening injuries, but later died.
As Scotland gears up to face Australia in the Rugby World Cup, 400 ten and eleven-year olds are playing a rugby tournament in Sedbergh.
Around 800 people are expected at Sedbergh School to watch more than 40 teams compete from all over the North West and Yorkshire.
The school hopes it'll encourage more young people to be inspired by the UK hosting the Rugby World Cup and get into the sport.
A crash involving several cars where one of them went on fire closed the M6 this afternoon (Saturday).
It happened near J37 for Kendal and Sedbergh on the southbound carriageway.
Traffic heading towards Lancaster is moving very slowly, though police are reopening the road.
Kendal Mountain Rescuers were called out to a location near Cautley Spout near Sedbergh yesterday afternoon (Saturday).
The casualty was a lady with an ankle injury and she had managed to get part way down by sliding down on a plastic sheet.
They were assisted by their friends in the Kirkby Stephen team.
The new facilities in Sedbergh will allow the Community Policing Team to have a base in the heart of the community.
Tony Reed Screen is Chairman of Trustees of Charitable Incorporated Organisation, the organisation that helped locals keep the building within the community.
He is pleased that Sedbergh has a new police post.