An ambitious plan to bring thousands of new jobs and hundreds-of-millions-of-pounds into Cumbria's economy has been unveiled.
The county's Local Enterprise Partnership is bidding for a share of Government cash to invest in growth opportunities around the M6 Corridor and also in the nuclear industry.
Fiona Marley Paterson reports.
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Dry & bright for Monday & Tuesday- frosty starts & fog patches slow to clear. Cloudier skies from midweek, milder but more unsettled
The RMT Union is warning more than 2,000 City Link workers will lose their jobs on New Year's Eve. 28 staff are based at the Carlisle depot.
Any overnight mist should lift on Monday morning into good spells of wintry sunshine and patchy cloud. Frosty everywhere. Odd icy patch