Parents are being urged to avoid an unwanted Christmas present and take advantage of a free flu vaccination for their children.
Cumbria is now among the best performing local authorities in the country in terms of the amount of waste it recycles - and is well on track to reach the recycling target of 50% by 2020.
Loan sharks will be targeting vulnerable people during the Christmas period warn Trading Standards officers.
We are consulting you on our budget proposals for 2015/16. View the proposals we have set out and let us know what you think.