Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron retained his Westmorland and Lonsdale seat by just 777 votes after a recount.
As leader of one the country’s main political parties, Tim Farron is firmly in the spotlight this election.
With all of Cumbria's former MPs standing for election again, Pamela McGowan looks at the key issues they have faced so far, and how they have handled them...
Cumbria's crime commissioner has hit back after being accused of wasting public money by spending £9,000 on rebranding.
Dem leader has "had things his own way for too long".
A LONGSTANDING local politician is to take on Liberal Democrat party leader Tim Farron in the battle to represent Westmorland and Lonsdale in parliament.
An unnamed candidate is set to stand against one Cumbrian MP in the forthcoming election - as a fish finger.