A woman in her 50s fought off a man who attacked her with a walking stick.Read the full story ›
In 1967 Donald Campbell tried to break the world water speed record on Coniston Water in the Lake District. The attempt cost him his life.
18 years ago the wreckage of his boat, Bluebird, was recovered.
Since then a team has been using some of the original parts to revive the craft. The final phase is nearly complete.
Mark Quigley dragged "defenceless" victim Ryan Burns by the throat from a bar stool inside the Yellow Earl pub late on December 30.Read the full story ›
34-year-old Andrew Bell held a child in a headlock and dragged her four meters down the street whilst under the influence of drugs.Read the full story ›
Wintry weather is here to stay.
The Met Office have enough confidence in this that they have issued an advanced weather warning for snow for TUESDAY next week.
Showers or longer periods of snow will affect eastern parts of the UK during Tuesday.
There is the potential for travel delays on roads, with some stranded vehicles and passengers, as well as delays or cancellations to rail and air travel.
Some rural communities could become cut off. Power cuts may also occur and other services, such as mobile phones, may be affected.
Police are carrying out investigations following a spate of break-ins and thefts in both Hawick and the rural areas of Allerdale.Read the full story ›
A frosty but bright start will lead to another dry day across the area, with plenty of sunny spells.
Feeling a touch colder than today in the easterly breeze. Maximum temperature 6 °C.
Things turn chilly as temperatures fall further.Read the full story ›