Workington Comets speedway rider Kenneth Hansen has swapped breakneck speed for pedal power with a 145-mile charity bike ride this week.
Aspatria's mayor has quit the town council just two months after taking office.
A drunken man who tried to kiss a boy in a town centre street has admitted a charge of common assault.
People in West Cumbria are being warned to lock up their homes after a spate of burglaries in the last three months.
A countywide £2.5 million CCTV camera network is due to be launched today.
Almost 19,000 properties across Allerdale can now benefit from superfast broadband thanks to the Connecting Cumbria project.
A multi-million pound college to train the next generation of nuclear workers in West Cumbria could be given the go-ahead in the next few weeks.
Indecent photographs of children were found on both the home and work computers of a Tata Steel worker, a court has heard.
A male osprey that hatched at Bassenthwaite in 2013 has returned home after a 12,000-mile journey crossing 30 countries.