Term-time holidays: Where most children were absent
Threats of £120 fines did not put parents off as almost a million children missed school.
Kendal house fire leaves one dead and one hurt
A 38-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the fire.
Martin Lahiff jailed for 10 years for child sex offences
"Dangerous predator" Martin Lahiff was trapped by an undercover officer from Cumbria Police.
'We should not be the most backward country on maternity pay'
BBC News asked women how they had coped financially while they were on maternity leave.
Rare giraffe born at closure-threatened Cumbria zoo
South Lakes Safari Zoo says it is the only one in the UK to keep Kordofan giraffes.
Partner's fears for man held in India
The partner of a Scottish man held with other UK nationals in jail in India on firearms charges says she fears for his life.