|Type||Daily newspaper except Sunday (Fridays: West Cumbria only).|
|Owner(s)||Cumbrian Newspapers Ltd|
The News and Star (formerly the Evening News and Star and Cumberland Evening News) is a local tabloid newspaper in Cumbria. As of 18 October 2018, it belongs to Newsquest who produce several regional newspapers throughout the UK
The newspaper is published every day from Monday to Saturday and is available throughout North and West Cumbria and parts of Southern Scotland.
In 2005 it had a daily circulation of approximately 25,084 copies (Jul–Dec 2005), however that had dropped to 6,611 by 2018.