A host of West Cumbrian nominees have been revealed as finalists in this year's CN Group Education & Learning Awards.
A woman wanting help to tidy her kitchen was just one of the people who rang 999 inappropriately over a bank holiday weekend.
Around 40 of the region's top employers and professional bodies will be on hand to help West Cumbrian students prepare for the world of work.
Allerdale has today been named as the happiest area to live in the UK in a new report.
A PUBLIC event is planned next month over plans for the future of Cogra Moss near Lamplugh.
A further round of stoppages at Sellafield by health physics monitors has been announced.
"I've been training for this job all my life," says Jason Ferris, a recovered drug addict with more than 30 years life experience of how deep that hole can be.
An official date has been announced for HMV's return to Workington.
Around 400 Sellafield workers went on strike on Wedensday and four more walkouts are planned over the coming weeks.