2017 could become the year of the female stone skimmer, according to the organisers of a special event on Windermere today (Saturday).
Hundreds of young Muslims are to run and walk for charity in Keswick today (Saturday).
Sixteen officers from Cumbria Police are putting on their cycling gear in Kendal today (Saturday) to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support.
A teenager who left a fellow Kendal pub-goer permanently scarred following a glass attack has been spared custody.
An elderly woman is being treated in hospital after knocking herself unconscious while walking in the Lake District mountains.
A major children's charity is raising awareness of its summer holiday activities at its 18 centres across Cumbria before school starts again.
The Cumbria Community Foundation is funding a special event this weekend, designed to give people an insight into why farming so important - not only for the agricultural industry, but for the benefit of the landscape as a whole.
A South Cumbria man who committed online child sex crimes has been spared a prison sentence.
The nomination process opens today (Friday), for people to nominate who they think is a deserving recipient of The Allerdale Sports Awards.
Views are being gathered on a proposed zip-wire attraction, which would see two wires carry thrill-seekers across Thirlmere.
A Keswick man - confined to a wheelchair, is to fly from one of England’s highest peaks in a paraglider to raise money for charity.
Northern, the UK’s largest train operator outside of London, has received five nominations for the prestigious National Rail Awards.
Police are investigating after a quad bike was stolen from a property near Keswick.
Police are investigating after 24 lambs were stolen from a field in Sedbergh.
Keswick's Theatre By the Lake is in the running to be named as the region's "Most Welcoming Theatre" of the year.
A £7 million project designed to keep drivers safe on the A66 at Bassenthwaite Lake in Cumbria has been completed this week.
A seven-day charity walk - covering a total of 140 miles gets started today.
A Kendal man is due to be sentenced today for sex crimes against children.
Visitors to Bassenthwaite have just a few weeks left to get up close to the lake’s family of ospreys.
Local people are being invited to nominate who they think is a deserving recipient of The Allerdale Sports Awards.
The charity 'North West Blood Bikes, Lancs and Lakes' has been handed the keys to what will become their new head office.
Businesses are being invited to at a networking event by the University of Cumbria at its Lancaster campus next month.
Hundreds of young Muslims are to run and walk for charity in Keswick this weekend.
Anti-fracking campaigners from across the South Lakes have been making their voices heard, standing against fracking in Lancashire.
In brief: A Kendal man has today (Wednesday) been arrested on suspicion of shoplifting and criminal damage.
The Patterdale mountain rescue team was called to rescue a drunk couple and their two children from a yacht on Ullswater in the early hours of this morning (Wednesday).
Unemployment has fallen in Cumbria, according to the latest figures from the Office of National Statistics (ONS).
Sixteen Cumbria Police officers will take part in a 140 mile cyclothon in Kendal on Saturday to raise money for charity.
Living conditions at Cumbria's Haverigg prison have been deemed as too "shabby and dirty", with little being done since a previous inspection to address the issue.
An appeal has been launched for more people in South Cumbria to help with this year's Poppy Appeal.
Two University of Cumbria Student's Union officers are passing on their top tips for starting university to new students.
Passengers from Lancashire and Cumbria are being advised to avoid rail travel to and from London for two days over the August bank holiday.
A Lake District photographer who travelled the world for 13 years documenting the impact of climate change has won a prestigious environmental award.
Police are investigating after a cyclist suffered serious head injuries in a collision with a mini bus.
A former Windermere camp site manager who downloaded and possessed "truly shocking" indecent images of children has been jailed for three years at Carlisle Crown Court.
The UK’s leading plumber accreditation body is warning householders in Cumbria not to let their hosepipe become a danger to their drinking water this summer.
Clinicians from across Lancashire and South Cumbria are coming together to try to reduce the number of people in the area that suffer strokes.
A local campaign group in the North West is supporting a nationwide campaign this week to clean up the country's beaches by reducing the number of wet wipes found on them.
Rural crime cost Cumbria over £600,000 last year, according to figures from insurance firm NFU Mutual.
A man's been jailed for sexually assaulting a seven year-old girl in Kendal on New Year's Eve in 2015.
Trading Standards in Cumbria are warning residents about door to door traders trying to sell mattresses.
A new £9million teaching block on the University of Cumbria's Lancaster campus opens next month.
The contractor building a new training facility for BAE Systems submarines in Barrow has started a major recruitment drive across the county.
Police are investigating after a man had his nose broken during an assault in Windermere.
Stargazing guests at a Lake District holiday park can now plan their visits to coincide with the best views of the night sky.