Officials are expected to confirm today that a new five and a half million pound stadium for Whitehaven Rugby League Club WILL go ahead. There had been fears the scheme would stall over a row about access. An announcement's also due on which world cup teams will play there in 2013.
More top news
A man who held his dog in the air by its collar and dragged it on its stomach along the ground, has had the animal taken away from him.
A bird enthusiast has launched a crowd funding appeal to bring sixty rare and threatened Chilean flamingos to his home in Oxton.
The man from Nottingham is accused of taking part in a raid on a convenience store in Innerleithen.