TODAY the Evening Mail is launching a campaign to raise awareness of the unacceptable standard of mental health provision in South Cumbria.
MORE than 400 probation jobs, potentially including some in Cumbria, are threatened with the axe under "drastic" cuts in a number of centres across the country, according to unions.
A BARROW mum has been issued with an eight week curfew and a tag for threatening or abusive behaviour.
CUMBRIA has seen a sharp rise in the number of people reporting hate crimes to the police, with a 77 per cent rise in reporting of alleged hate crimes relating to sexual orientation.
A FORMER floating Barrow nightclub and restaurant has reached its final resting place but its future still hangs in the balance.
A BARROW market trader struggling with ill health is appealing for kind-hearted volunteers to help save her stall.
A MAJOR nuclear decommissioning project has taken a massive leap forward with the arrival of a new piece of equipment.
TIME and resources are being wasted by ambulance services having to appeal speeding fines they clock up while attending emergencies, it has been revealed.