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9 February 2021

A Day in the Life of A&E Consultant John Ferris

Consultant John Ferris and team were shadowed for the day by the Great North Air Ambulance last year. Here's your chance for a sneak peak inside an A&E department.

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23 December 2020

Public urged to use services wisely as hospital pressure increases

Health bosses at North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS Trust are urging the public to only come to A&E if your condition is life threatening. Pressure in the hospitals has increased…

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22 December 2020

Trust opens specialist A&E childrens’ department

A new specialist paediatric department has opened in the Cumberland Infirmary’s Accident & Emergency departmen​​​​​​​t today.

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22 December 2020

Modular build at West Cumberland Hospital to begin

Work to improve the capacity within the emergency department at West Cumberland Hospital will start in the New Year. The work is part of the £4 million winter funding awarded to…

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2 December 2020

Local health leaders welcome drop in new infections as new tier comes into force

Leaders also urge caution to ensure that infection rates continue to fall.

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