Category: Cumbria

Coca-Cola truck “unlikely” to return to Carlisle, says council leader

The leader of Carlisle City Council has said its unlikely the festive Coca-Cola truck will return to the city.
Speaking at the meeting of the council in the Civic Centre on Tuesday evening, Yewdale councillor Rob Currie asked if the famous vehicle woul…

Meet the gritter team helping to keep Cumbria's roads clear this winter

IT’S a freezing, misty Monday morning on the Sowerby Wood business park on the outskirts of Barrow.
Tucked away off Park Road, the Cumbria County Council highways compound is alive with fluorescent yellow and the slow rumble of cold engines.
This is th…