Quicksand warning after 15-year-old rescued at Arnside

A QUICKSAND warning was issued today after a boy had to be rescued at Arnside.
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Five years for sex attacker who sneaked into woman’s flat

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April 19, 2014

A sex attacker who got into a woman’s flat and groped her while she was asleep on the sofa has been jailed for five years.
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Walker hurt on Great Gable

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April 19, 2014

A woman has broken her arm after slipping and falling whilst out walking on Great Gable.
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Five pulled from car before fire

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April 19, 2014

A man and woman and three children are rescued from a car seconds before it burst into flames after a Lake District crash.
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Warning after teenager gets stuck in quicksand in Cumbria

RESCUERS are warning Easter sunseekers to be on their guard after a teenage boy had to be rescued after getting stuck in quicksand in Cumbria.
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Passers-by rescue six people from A66 crash

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April 19, 2014
Passers-by rescue six people from A66 crash

Passers-by have rescued six people - including a family of five - from a two-car crash on the A66 at Threlkeld.
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Teenager rescued from quicksand

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April 19, 2014

A 15-year-old boy has to be recued after becoming trapped up to his knees in quicksand in south west Cumbria.
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UPDATE: Two seriously injured in A66 crash . . . quick-thinking members of public praised for pulling occupants to safety before car engulfed in flames

OCCUPANTS of a Mercedes were pulled to safety shortly before the car burst into flames following a collision on the A66 near Threlkeld.
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Kendal student wins award for outstanding work

A FORMER Kirkbie Kendal School pupil has received an award named after two teachers who have clocked up more than 60 years in the profession.
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Sunshine helps make classic vehicle rally at Kirkby Stephen and Brough ‘the best ever’, say enthusiasts

THOUSANDS turned out to enjoy a sunny first day of vintage vehicles at a popular Easter gathering in Eden.
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Repairs put ferry out of service

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April 19, 2014

The car ferry on Windermere in Cumbria is to be taken out of service for five weeks for a £300,000 refit.
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Police have objected to plans for a 3,000 capacity Cumbria music festival due to concerns over crime and safety

Police have objected to plans for a 3,000 capacity Cumbria music festival due to concerns over crime and safety.
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Three men and woman arrested in Carlisle after robbery

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April 19, 2014
Three men and woman arrested in Carlisle after robbery

Armed police arrested three men and a woman in Carlisle after an alleged knifepoint robbery at a building society.
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Three in court accused of carrying out Cumberland Building Society robbery

TWO men and a woman have appeared in court charged with robbing the Cumberland Building Society in Silloth on Thursday.
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The man who armed Rhys Jones’s killer has been released from HMP Haverigg early

THE man who armed Rhys Jones’s killer has been released from Haverigg prison five years into a 12 year sentence.
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DETECTIVES are appealing for witnesses after an armed raid on Cumbria building society

DETECTIVES are appealing for witnesses after an armed raid on Cumbria building society.
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Motorists warned that diversions in place while police deal with Cumbria road smash

EMERGENCY Services are continuing to deal with a road traffic collision on the A66 in Cumbria.
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Shop opens in Burneside pub

A ONE-STOP village shop has been created in a room at The Jolly Anglers pub in Burneside.
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James Cropper staff celebrate safety milestone with donation to Kendal mountain rescuers

A SAFETY double has been achieved thanks to the efforts of workers at a division of the James Cropper papermill.
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Easter fun at Cumbrian castle

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April 19, 2014
Easter fun at Cumbrian castle

A Cumbrian castle is putting on a colourful and fun-packed programme of Easter activities this Bank Holiday weekend.
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Extra police patrols on Cumbria roads after four people killed in crashes

EXTRA police patrols are targeting Cumbria roads over the Easter weekend after four people were killed in crashes.
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