The owner of a dog that was stabbed by a burglar near Penrith is offering a £3,000 reward to try to catch the person responsible.
13-year-old Sky was severely injured during an attempted break in at Larch Cottage Nurseries at Melkinthorpe. Her owner says the attack is hard to believe.
Tim Backshal has been to meet them.
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Vigils have been held in the region to mark the 100th anniversary of the battle of the Somme.
Vigils will take place across the region tonight to remember those who fought in the Battle of the Somme 100 years ago.
In our Political Editor's latest blog; the Holyrood recess will be used to look at options for the future with the UK outside the EU.