View our latest news
Furness College celebrates after being named the Best in the UK
Accolade given after staff enter students into regional SkillBuild competition
South Cumbria to host first Hoad Hill Marathon in August
Ulverston will host the inaugural Hoad Hill Marathon on Sunday, August 9, 2015.
And south Cumbria even has the best pies in the land…
Life of Pies sees author Martin Tarbuck journey across the country, following his nose in search of "piefection”.
Women in Engineering Conference inspires new generations
Female students come together at Furness College for first Conference.
Family-friendly 200km bike route in south Cumbria to be UK first
Morecambe Bay Partnership to create new electric bike network and install new bike infrastructure, the UK’s first long distance cycle route accessible
Lake District beats London to top award
For the second year running the Lake District claims the top spot
Thousands enjoy spectacular Ulverston Lantern Festival
Huge crowds turn out to enjoy annual Lantern Festival.
Fred Whitton Challenge Organiser Presented with Tourism Personality Award
Paul Loftus, lead organiser of the Fred Whitton Challenge cycling event, is the 2014 recipient of Bernard Gooch Personality of the Year Award.
10,000 take part in Great North Swim in Windermere
NEAR perfect conditions saw around 10,000 swimmers take part in Britain’s largest open water event.
Annual Keswick to Barrow walk raises record-breaking figure
THOUSANDS of people will benefit after determined participants raise £345,160 from the long distance event