The temporary Chief Constable of Cumbria Police is being allowed to return to work.
Stuart Hyde was suspended last September over allegations of misconduct. He was cleared, but another investigation muddied the waters and he still wasn't allowed back.
Cumbria Police announced today that he would be coming back next week - and Mr Hyde issued a statement saying he had learned lessons from his ordeal, and was pleased to be able to return to work.
However, he also said he would retire by the end of the year.
Tim Backshall reports:
More top news
Cumbria County Council's 33-strong fleet of gritters is on standby to keep the county moving this winter.
The value of forestry to the Scottish economy has increased to £1 billion for the first time, say Forestry Commission Scotland.
The family of a young man killed by an over the limit driver team up with Cumbria Police to launch 2015 Christmas drink-driving crackdown.