7:10am Monday 11th March 2013
Wednesday, March 13: Wintry conditions continue in Cumbria - visit this page throughout the day for the latest updates.
6:08pm Thursday 17th January 2013
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12: Snow is falling in Cumbria.
9:19am Saturday 9th February 2013
More snow could be on the way to Cumbria, with a yellow warning in place on Sunday and Monday.
9:30pm Thursday 17th January 2013
FORECASTERS have downgraded a weather warning they issued for Cumbria as the heaviest snowfall of the winter arrives in the UK.
5:05pm Wednesday 16th January 2013
CUMBRIA County Council is stepping up its winter maintenance activity to help cope with an expected spell of snow and harsh winter weather.
2:41pm Monday 14th January 2013
TWO women had to be rescued from the fells after heavy snow and falling daylight left them stranded.
3:30pm Saturday 22nd December 2012
RESIDENTS around Cumbria concerned about when roads are gritted can now check an online map.
4:21pm Friday 21st December 2012
The Westmorland Gazette has relaunched its successful Grit Watch campaign to help cope with plummeting temperatures and icy roads. After the success of last winter’s campaign, we need your help again to let us know when gritting just isn’t good enough in a bid to keep our roads open.
11:35am Thursday 9th February 2012
Since approximately 5am this morning Police have been called to 97 reported traffic collisions.
4:50pm Thursday 9th February 2012
HOSPITALS in South Cumbria and North Lancashire have been put under extreme pressure because of the icy conditions sweeping the region today, Thursday.
11:29am Thursday 9th February 2012
EXTRA grit is being offered to parishes and district councils across Cumbria.