Ore and wonder

28th February 2018 Cumbria Life 0

A flourishing arts centre and an artists’ co-operative making Egremont Red paint from iron ore have regenerated the site of Florence Mine, which closed 10 […]

Who shot Percy Toplis?

28th February 2018 Cumbria Life 0

In his new book, retired Caldbeck GP Jim Cox examines the life and dramatic death, near Penrith, of the charismatic but villainous ‘Monocled Mutineer’

Spreading the A word

28th February 2018 Cumbria Life 0

Deborah Brownson’s fight to ensure her son, Jake, and other children with autism get the help they need has taken her from Barrow-in-Furness to Downing […]

Making tracks

29th January 2018 Cumbria Life 0

Born and brought up in Whitehaven, Tom Tyson became a professional musician at 17. He played bass with some of the pop greats and worked […]