Around 200 business people from across the North West gathered at a special event to hear about new opportunities for investment and development in South Lakeland.
Tourism and Heritage Minister John Penrose has announced two sites in the North West and one in North Wales have made it onto a UK short-list as a potential UNESCO World Heritage site.
Transport giant Eddie Stobart has launched a national truck spotting competition giving members of the public an opportunity to name an Eddie Stobart truck.
The illumination event across the 84-mile Hadrian's Wall path national trail, which links Tyneside to Cumbria, attracted over 25,000 people on Saturday night.
Preparation for this weekend's illumination event across the 84-mile Hadrian's Wall path national trail, which links Tyneside to Cumbria, is heading into its final days.