Sue Hayman has been re-elected as MP for Workington.
A row has erupted over whether or not a Cumbrian candidate has breached election rules over mail sent to constituents.
A Ukip councillor who controversially endorsed Workington’s Conservative candidate instead of his own party’s prospective MP has resigned as chairman of the local branch.
A factory became the focus of the election trail as the woman who stood against Theresa May for leadership of the Conservatives visited Cumbria.
People were given the chance to question would-be MPs for the Workington constituency in Cockermouth this evening.
A row has erupted after a leading west Cumbrian Ukip councillor urged people to vote Conservative over his own party.
Voters are being invited to grill the would-be MPs for the Workington constituency at an event in Cockermouth on Sunday.
Pundits are predicting tough battles across Cumbria in the General Election and the county's former sitting MPs are being judged on their records.
Green Party candidates will not stand in Workington or Copeland as part of a national bid to prevent a Conservative landslide.
More General Election candidates have been confirmed for Cumbrian constituencies, with the deadline now just over a week away.
Cumbria's General Election campaign is intensifying with a raft of new political candidates selected over the weekend.
Political parties across Cumbria are getting closer to selecting candidates for the upcoming General Election.