Continue We want you to get the most out of using this website, which is why we and our partners use cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to receive these cookies. You can find out more about how we use cookies here.

Friday, 03 July 2015

Subscriptions  |  evouchers  |  Jobs  |  Property  |  Motors  |  Travel  |  Dating  |  Family Notices

Lightning storm

SLIDESHOW + VIDEOS A spectacular electrical storm dazzled residents across the county as the hot weather broke last night

Inspired by toddler

seatonblue0307b A Cumbrian toddler who is barely able to use his arms inspired hundreds of people to wear something blue for a good cause

Grouse improvements

Grouse photo Black grouse numbers are ‘lekking’ good at a Cumbrian nature reserve

On shortlist

James Rebanks photo A book by a Cumbrian shepherd has made it onto the shortlist for the prestigious Lakeland Book of the Year

Family 'shell-shocked'

John Armstrong photo A north Cumbrian man stranded in India must now stand trial accused of gun smuggling

Bonny Babies banner

New chief exec

Jonathan Johnson photo The headteacher of a Maryport school is to take on the top role at a west Cumbrian academy

Murder inquiry

Gordon Smith photo A murder investigation has been launched by Cumbria police after a man was found dead

Dogs banned

Dog photo Dogs are being banned from some parks and open spaces in a bid to reduce fouling and increase safety (43 comments)

Still in motion

Belah play area photo A move to rejuvenate a play area on a Carlisle estate is continuing despite a series of setbacks

Church to reopen

Keith Teasdale photo A Carlisle vicar is looking forward his church reopening to the public today after thieves forced its closure

Hen party?

Chicken and duckling photo A gatecrasher with a difference turned up at a hen party in Cumbria - a duckling

Award winners

Drovers pub photo Pub landlords are raising a glass in celebration after winning a top award less than 2 years after taking over (3 comments)

Off the buses

Stagecoach bus photo Angry passengers say a new £3m fleet of buses operating in Carlisle are not fit for purpose (19 comments)

Carlisle United latest

Carlisle Utd boss Curle refuses to put price on Dempsey

Kyle Dempsey photo Manager Keith Curle has insisted that Carlisle United will not be slapping a price tag on Kyle Dempsey – because he wants the young Cumbrian to be at the heart of his new team.

Sport latest

Ancely signs for Whitehaven as Sigismeau leaves for Catalans Dragons

French players photo Whitehaven have bolstered their squad ahead of the Super 8s with the signing of prop forward Thibaut Ancely from French side Lezignan.

Latest videos - Click here to watch more videos

You need Adobe Flash installed to view this video. Click here to install it.
News & Star What's On search


Is enough being done to save the honeybee?

No. And it is a vital part of Britain's eco-system too

We are taking steps and there is only so much we can do

It is survival of the fittest and we should not interfere with nature

Show Result

Hot jobs
Scan for our iPhone and Android apps
Search for: