A CAMPAIGN to have Wainwright's famous Coast to Coast walk designated as a National Trail has received political support.
VICTIMS of rape and sexual assault should not be afraid to call for help, say workers at Cumbria’s new expert centre to cope with such crimes.
WEST Cumbria could be in line for an "unprecedented boost" if an ambitious £165 million funding bid is successful.
Cumbria County Council has revealed that it is "broadly supportive" of the Moorside power station - but has urged nuclear chiefs to guarantee parallel investment.
JURORS in the trial of two men accused of rape have heard dramatic 999 calls made from the alleged victim’s mobile phone.
A major revamp at the West Cumberland Hospital will go ahead, said the area's top health boss.
A woman who says she was raped by two men in Whitehaven heard one of the alleged attackers use the words “biggest mistake” as they walked away, a jury was told.
A HOST of major projects in Whitehaven - including a hotel, apartment block and multi-storey car park - are set to be included in a £165 million funding bid.
TWENTY-SIX new jobs are set to be created following the award of two new Sellafield Ltd contracts.
Traffic chaos looks set following the closure of two main roads in Whitehaven at the start of the summer holidays.