PLANNING an engagement event and hosting experts behind a national review of maternity services were among improvement actions taken by Barrow hospital bosses last month.
THE ambulance service which covers Cumbria has received high praise from patients in its latest NHS Friends and Family Test results.
BETWEEN 25,000 and 30,000 people are expected to flock to a famously friendly Cumbria racecourse for its last two fixtures of the season.
ALMOST half of violent incidents which lead to people getting injured involve alcohol, Cumbria police have revealed.
POLICE are concerned for the welfare of a 27 year old male who has gone missing from Barrow.
FIRE crews in Barrow extinguished a refuse fire containing illegally tipped asbestos this morning.
A DIGITAL firm from Ulverston is fighting for national acclaim as it hurtles towards the finals of a major competition.
A FINAL row over their divorce saw a husband pin his wife against the wall in the hallway of their marital home in Ulverston.
A WALNEY teenager who headbutted a police officer after his 18th birthday celebrations spiralled out of control has been given a curfew.