Border Wetheral

Demand for pet food parcels in lockdown soars in Cumbria

Oak Tree Animals' Charity has just reopened to the public and says demand has risen from 60 per month to 300 since lockdown started.

Lack of funding could jeopardise animal rescue charity

Oak Tree Animals’ Charity, near Carlisle, say they have had to furlough 70% of their staff, and have watched fundraising efforts plummet.

Residents anger after fly tipping near historic site

Fly tipping hits historic site dating back to the 12th century