Carlisle

Police can keep ‘suspicious’ £215k found on M6 near Plumpton

One of the biggest money seizures in recent weeks was outlined at Carlisle’s Rickergate court, where magistrates approved the forfeiture of £215,000 that was found in a man’s hire car as he drove south on the M6.
Cumbria Constabulary applied to permane…

Electrifying Volvo truck dealerships

Two Volvo Truck & Bus dealers have found an innovative solution to overcome one of the biggest barriers the UK faces in the shift to zero-emission transport.
Volvo Trucks UK & Ireland planned to install high-powered charge points at two service…

Interview with John Dunning, founder of Westmorland Group

As usual, the entrance to Westmorland Services Southbound is bustling with motorists, rushing through its doors to escape the weather and enjoy a comfort break and a cuppa before resuming their journeys.
Few seem to notice the smartly dressed gentleman…

Armstrong Vehicle Centre New Showroom

Armstrong Vehicle Centre, (member of the Wm Armstrong Group), is set to make history with the grand opening of its new showroom in Kingstown, Carlisle. This event is set to mark an exciting announcement, as they introduces a new and innovative brand to…

GreenFleet Roadshow – On the Road to Net Zero

This year GREENFLEET are proud to present to you the A-Z rally. Our 5-day epic showcase of all things EV will take on more miles than ever before… More than 1400 of them! We will begin in the Midlands and then visit towns and cities, from A to Z! Alon…

Borders Railway extension: Concern over progress of study

The £10m study is being funded as part of the Borderlands Inclusive Growth Deal with Scottish Borders Council (SBC) as the lead authority.
The project is creating the evidence base needed for the business case to help complete the missing link of the f…

Woman jailed for causing couple’s deaths after A66 crash …

A woman has been jailed for killing a couple in a crash after apparently falling asleep at the wheel.
Front seat Volkswagen Golf passenger Christine Goodings, 61, died at the scene and her husband Steve, the driver, died in hospital 24 days later — t…

Dynamic plans, projects, and enhancements set to support the …

Cumberland Council is updating the community on the dynamic plans, projects, and enhancements set to support the growth of Carlisle.
These transformative initiatives, fuelled by substantial capital investments, primarily from Central Government, will b…