Cumbria

Ban standing on long distance trains, says Virgin

BBC Cumbria News Feed - 7 hours 18 min ago
The train operator calls for reservation-only seating, in proposals to the government's rail review.
Categories: Cumbria

Sellafield security guards stage pay strike

BBC Cumbria News Feed - 7 hours 50 min ago
Staff are planning a further stoppage at the beginning of May.
Categories: Cumbria

Outstanding organisation to receive a Queen's Award for Enterprise for the second year running

Cumbria Council News Feed - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 10:07

It has today been announced that Createc in Cockermouth have been honoured with the Queen's Award for Enterprise for Innovation. Last year they won this award for International Trade.
Categories: Cumbria

Barbecue safely this Bank Holiday weekend!

Cumbria Council News Feed - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 10:03

Now that the warmer, lighter evenings are with us and thoughts of summer are fast approaching, barbecues are beginning to sizzle across Cumbria.
Categories: Cumbria

Local elections: What are they all about?

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 00:04
Last year only one in three people used their vote. So what are the local elections all about?
Categories: Cumbria

Grimsby Town 1-0 Carlisle United

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Mon, 04/22/2019 - 18:44
Carlisle's play-off hopes are dealt a big blow as Joe Grayson's last-minute strike sees them fall to defeat at Grimsby.
Categories: Cumbria

Barrow 1-0 Hartlepool United

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Mon, 04/22/2019 - 18:00
Barrow end their run of five without a win with a hard-fought victory over Hartlepool.
Categories: Cumbria

Carlisle stabbing murder bid accused in court

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Mon, 04/22/2019 - 15:53
Michael Kadlcik suffered stab wounds to his head in an attack at the DHL depot, a court hears.
Categories: Cumbria

Driver, 55, dies after crash on A689 at Houghton

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Mon, 04/22/2019 - 12:10
Police want to hear from witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage of the crash.
Categories: Cumbria

Carlisle stabbing: Man charged with attempted murder

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Sun, 04/21/2019 - 16:45
The 43-year-old victim suffered serious injuries in the attack during the early hours in Carlisle.
Categories: Cumbria

Man killed and three injured in Keswick crash

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Sat, 04/20/2019 - 11:17
A nine-year-old child was among those taken to hospital.
Categories: Cumbria

Carlisle stabbing: Man arrested over murder bid

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Sat, 04/20/2019 - 10:50
A man is in a stable condition in hospital after suffering serious stab injuries.
Categories: Cumbria

Sellafield security guards postpone planned strike

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 11:10
Union bosses say they have offered an "olive branch" in the hope of fresh talks.
Categories: Cumbria

Maidenhead United v Barrow

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 10:53
Live coverage of Friday's National League game between Maidenhead United and Barrow.
Categories: Cumbria

Carlisle United v Lincoln City

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 10:42
Live coverage of Friday's League Two game between Carlisle United and Lincoln City.
Categories: Cumbria

Cumbria teacher George Carroll jailed for historical sex offences

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 19:16
George Carroll admitted nine counts of indecent assault against three pupils between 1963 and 1972.
Categories: Cumbria

Eastbourne Pier death: Men face manslaughter charges

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 16:14
Stephen Penrice died working on Eastbourne Pier three weeks after a fire damaged the structure.
Categories: Cumbria

One-Day Cup: Cameron Bancroft hits 151 not out as Durham beat Northants

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 18:21
Durham captain Cameron Bancroft scores an unbeaten 151 as they beat Northamptonshire by 72 runs in the One-Day Cup.
Categories: Cumbria

Nearly 97% of children starting primary school this year offered their first choice

Cumbria Council News Feed - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 10:07

Cumbria County Council's School Admissions team can confirm 96.8% of children starting primary school in September 2019 have been awarded their first choice. Almost 99% were offered a place at their first, second or third choice.
Categories: Cumbria

Bluebird: Iconic craft set for Scottish loch test run

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Tue, 04/16/2019 - 18:10
The Ruskin Museum wants to display the craft, but the restoration team says it was "built to run".
Categories: Cumbria

Pages

Subscribe to Get Your Local News aggregator - Cumbria