Staff at Barrow's new £12m Maternity Unit have been given the keys to the newly named 'South Lakes Birth Centre' at Furness General Hospital.
A man who head-butted his partner during two attacks on her in a fortnight has been jailed for 22 months.
Cumbria's Police and Crime Commissioner has used his Christmas Message to say the force will be tackling drink and drug driving and domestic abuse.
The NHS in Cumbria wants people to practice safe sex over Christmas and New Year.
Lakeland Radio is donating commercial airtime worth thousands to those businesses across the South Lakes who have been adversely affected by the floods.
Lakeland Radio and Max Recycle are proud to support St John’s Hospice & St Marys Hospice with their Charity Christmas Tree Collection Campaign.