Emergency services are awaiting the arrival of a cherry picker to recover a man stuck 270ft up a chimney.
A cargo vessel which ran aground on rocks drifted off course while the watchman viewed music videos on his mobile phone, an investigation has found.
England cricket star Ben Stokes will be made a freeman of the area of Cumbria where he grew up.
More than 30 schools in rural areas have been identified as among the first to receive full fibre broadband.
Further to our recent tales and replies regarding former Dundee FC footballer John Phillips, Howard Thompson, from England, continues with input in an email.
The Prince of Wales has marked the 50th anniversary of the opening of the huge Pirelli Tyres factory in Carlisle with a tour of the site.
Tributes have been paid to the “funniest, sweetest, loveliest, most creative lads” from Liverpool indie group Her’s, who were killed in Arizona while travelling to a show in California.
Three women will battle it out against each other to be this year’s MasterChef champion in the first all-female final in the show’s history.
English Heritage is hoping to separate fact from fiction for Game Of Thrones fans.
A police incident has closed the main road into Scotland from England.
A 22-year-old man posted revenge porn pictures of a teenage girl and told her he would expose her to Scotland’s Travelling community.
EE has launched a new 4G antenna to help provide rural homes across the UK with superfast broadband for the first time.
Bomb disposal experts are carrying out a controlled explosion after a "suspicious incident" involving a vehicle parked outside a police station.