Cumbrian cricketer Ben Stokes was back in his hometown to sign copies of his new autobiography Firestarter.
Workington's new £11.3 million leisure centre will not be allowed to fall into disrepair, said Allerdale council leader Alan Smith.
An inquest into the death of a delivery driver in Workington is set to begin on Monday.
A trader's application to hold a stall in Workington has prompted fears the town will end up with an “informal Sunday market”.
Mountain rescuers were unable to get to a girl who collapsed following a championship fell race near Keswick because of badly parked cars on a dilapidated road leading to the fellside.
Violent crime is continuing to rise in Cumbria - with attacks leading to people being hurt soaring by nearly 35 per cent.
Three Lakes College students are teaming up with the Cumbria Youth Alliance to make a difference in their local communities and gain qualifications with the Sporting Chance Project.
Shocking figures have revealed that more than 100 properties are still empty as flood victims are waiting to return - nearly 10 months after Storm Desmond.
Healthy breakfast butties, protein boxes and smoothies are all on the menu at a new cafe in Workington.
Work to try to reduce flood risk by removing gravel from the River Derwent began this week.