Ways to cut the growing number of mountain rescue call-outs in the Lake District will be discussed today.
The meeting in Wasdale, which is the first of its kind, will include the police, the National Park Authority and the National Trust.
A draft design for the new crossing at Pooley Bridge will be unveiled tonight at a public meeting. Residents will be given feedback about consultations of the design and how a final draft was decided.
The bridge collapsed during Storm Desmond in December 2015 and a temporary one opened in March last year. The meeting about the permanent bridge design will take place at Parkin Memorial Hall at 6.30pm.
The £32.1million scheme has already protected properties from flooding on six separate occasions.Read the full story ›
Two sites in Cumbria have been added to Historic England's At Risk Register.
A historic gun powder works at Sedgwick and the Burton-in-Kendal Conservation Area are sites that need urgent attention.
The Birkgrigg stone circle near Ulverston has been taken off the list after volunteers cleared bracken around the monument.
The Swindale Beck Restoration Project at Haweswater won the Wild Trout Trust Award for Best Large-Scale Habitat Enhancement scheme.Read the full story ›
Dangerous chemicals stored in a laboratory at the nuclear reprocessing plant have now been detonated by an army bomb disposal team.Read the full story ›
Kirkcudbright Food Festival has been forced to change location because of Storm Brian.
Winds of up to 70mph are expected in coastal parts of the south of Scotland and Cumbria today.
The high winds mean the food festival will now take place indoors at Kirkcudbright Academy.
Explosives experts were called to the nuclear reprocessing site in Cumbria, to help deal with chemical substances.Read the full story ›
Properties in the Tweed Green, Tweed Avenue and Walkershaugh area of the town were flooded during Storm Frank in December 2015.Read the full story ›
Following the inquiry, ministers will either confirm the scheme with/without modifications or reject the scheme altogether.Read the full story ›