Health secretary Jeremy Hunt has rejected calls to visit West Cumbria’s troubled hospital and meet those fighting to save its services.
A bookies safe containing nearly £5,000 has been stolen from Egremont.
Work to build a multi-million pound centre to train the next generation of nuclear workers is due to start within weeks.
Security measures have been stepped up at St Bees Village School after an iPad and earphones went “missing”.
A new multi-storey car park with up to 800 spaces could be built in Whitehaven town centre.
A top health boss has responded to concerns about the removal of services at the West Cumberland Hospital.
The firm aiming to bring coal mining back to Whitehaven has pledged to give “at least 80 per cent” of the jobs to local people.
An eye-watering fundraiser raised hundreds to help an eight-year-old with a rare condition find her voice.