Border Science

Plans for coronavirus research hub in the North

The lab is an expansion of the Government's Test and Trace programme. The testing and research facility with serve Cumbria, the North East and Yorkshire.

Non-urgent treatment could return as coronavirus admissions drop

In Cumbria, there's been around 150 excess deaths. As many hospitals remain quiet, planned treatment could soon return.

Thousands of children in North West at 'unnecessary risk of serious diseases'

Public Health England say thousands of four and five-year-olds are set to begin primary school without their up-to-date MMR vaccinations.