A scheme to help first time buyers onto the property ladder has been taken up by Eden District Council.
The council has teamed up with Penrith Building Society to make 95 per cent mortgages available to eligible residents within the District. They will also help to cut other costs of house buying.
Watch Andy Burn's report here:
More top news
Following public consultation and technical work the ‘green route’ has been selected as the option for the Carlisle Southern Link Road.
Nicholas Rogers stabbed to death Alex Stuart at a house party in Cuddyside, Peebles last August.
Two men have been charged after Police in the Scottish Borders seized £3,000 worth of drugs in Galashiels.