The annual Wigtown Book Festival kicks off today and is said to be the biggest yet.Read the full story ›
Some of Cumbria's top chefs are cooking a meal from food that would have been thrown in the bin to raise money for local charities.Read the full story ›
Thousands of people hit the high street for the traditional sales, but analysts said of Boxing Day bargain-hunters favoured online orders.Read the full story ›
Everyone in the UK will have a legal right to request high-speed broadband by 2020, the government has confirmed.Read the full story ›
Carrie-Ann shares her story using trains as a wheelchair user, as one rail operator tries to improve their service for disabled commuters.Read the full story ›
Nearly 400 properties in Cumbria are without power at the moment.
Electricity North West says 179 properties in Kirkby Thore have lost power.
A fault on an underground cable is affecting 114 properties in the Whitehaven area and a further 84 homes and businesses are without power in Maryport.
Campaign aimed at drivers who text, Tweet and even take picturesRead the full story ›
Hundreds alarmed by popping sound coming from kettlesRead the full story ›
Homes and businesses in Penrith and Whitehaven were without power this morning.Read the full story ›
The area has started producing its own gin for the first time in more than 180 years.Read the full story ›