Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn welcomes by-election 'opportunity'
Jeremy Corbyn denies he is "toast" if his party does not hold on to seats in two upcoming by-elections.
Cumbria sex abuse report rise forces police recruitment
Cumbria Police recruits extra staff to deal with a huge rise in the number of historical sex crime allegations.
Barrow BAE to make Indian Army field guns
BAE Systems says the contract will mean 130 new jobs at its site in Barrow, Cumbria.
Mask collector jailed for filming jurors and plotting to confront them
A man is jailed for filming jurors during a trial and planning to confront and frighten them in one of his collection of masks, a court hears.
Glass plate camera captures Lake District crags
A photographer uses a large Victorian camera to capture Lake District climbers.
Stephen Carruthers: Suspected paedophile on the run arrested in France
A suspected paedophile who went on the run and became one of Britain's most wanted fugitives is arrested in France after crashing his car.