More than 35,000 people attended the 31st Carlisle Fireshow.Read the full story ›
The famous mountaineer joined around one hundred people to protest against the removal of the city's only lead climbing wall.Read the full story ›
Carlisle City Council will be asked next week to formally adopt an internationally-recognised definition of anti-Semitism.Read the full story ›
Two men have been charged with Conspiracy to supply class A drugs following an operation carried out by the North Cumbria Drugs Squad.
Connor White, of Eldon Drive, Carlisle, and Thomas Wright, of Harefield Road, Liverpool are due to appear in Carlisle Crown Court on 12 November.
The charges follow an operation carried out at Carlisle Railway Station on Thursday 18th October 2018. A quantity of money and drugs were seized. Another Man from Merseyside was also arrested but has been released under investigation.
New Look is to close its store in Carlisle, putting around 35 jobs at risk.
The fashion retailer will cease trading from the property in The Lanes Shopping Centre on 3 November.
It's understood the decision may have been influenced by competition from rival businesses, as well as financial pressures.
Hundreds of people turned up to take part in the Cumbria Pride event in Carlisle today.
A festival was held at Cumbria University following a parade through the city centre.
The event is an annual expression of solidarity between people of all types of sexuality and gender.
"It's a celebration of the diverse community that we live in but also to highlight issues around hate crime and homophobia and bi-phobia. It's got to be kept in the limelight just so people are more aware of equality."
A man who molested a young girl in Carlisle has been jailed for seven and a half years.Read the full story ›
Sixteen beds are to close at Carlisle's Cumberland Infirmary as part of controversial healthcare changes.Read the full story ›
Roxanne Pallett will not return to her job as presenter of a radio breakfast show after the Ryan Thomas punch row on Celebrity Big Brother.Read the full story ›
A 76-year-old woman from Carlisle has died following a crash on the A66 near to the Llama Karma Kafe, just outside Penrith.
The crash happened around 12pm on Tuesday 14 August and involved a white Renault Master and a silver Citroen C3.
The driver of the Renault Master was a 76-year-old man from Ipswich. He was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries. His condition is described as stable.
The road was closed for several hours and has since reopened.
Police are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the collision or have dashcam footage.
Anyone with any information is asked to call 101.