A study has found that being close to friends and family – and a sense of community – are among the things that keep people in Cumbria smiling.
The University of Cumbria has employed a new deputy vice chancellor, who is returning to the area after spending time in Plymouth.
Barrow shipyard owner BAE Systems has been listed as one of the best places in the UK for women to work.
Barrow’s shipyard has been awarded a new £1.4bn contract to deliver the next Astute-class submarine to the Royal Navy.
Kendal and Kirkby Lonsdale have both been named as being among the 'Best Places to Live in Britain' by The Sunday Times.
A mental health worker from Carlisle has been singled out and credited for his standard of excellence by The Royal College of Nursing.