Forestry experts from all over the world have been in Cumbria to learn how to use woodland for profit and to cut flood risk.
The workshops have been taking place near Thirlmere explaining how the Lake District manages it's woodland to such good economic and environmental effect.
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Visitors to Bassenthwaite who haven't yet visited the lake's popular ospreys only have a few weeks left to see them up-close.
Two new primary schools in the Borders have welcomed pupils for the first time today, Wednesday 16 August.
Cumbria Police officers will be joining forces in Kendal this weekend to raise money for Macmillan Cancer.