Billions of pounds could be ploughed into Cumbria if a barrage is built across the Solway Firth.
Hundreds of homes in Workington were left without power as severe weather hit the area yesterday.
A WEST Cumbrian detective who was found dead near Cogra Moss in June was facing an allegation that he had sexually abused a child, an inquest heard.
A low-paid workers' discount parking permit scheme will be suspended if Allerdale council's car park proposals go ahead.
Almost 600 boxes of festive goodies will be sent to service men and women overseas from West Cumbria.
Workington's rugby ground will ring out to the sound of Christmas carols in a first for West Cumbria.
The Calvert Trust is attracting a flock of artists and businesses to support a sheep-inspired art trail to help celebrate its 40th anniversary.
Madness frontman Suggs will come to Cumbria in April.
The remains of a burnt mound and a building have been found at the site of a planned housing development in Cockermouth.