Cumbria

Raab out as Rory Stewart doubles votes

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/18/2019 - 21:08
Five candidates, including frontrunner Boris Johnson and Rory Stewart, make it through to the next round.
Categories: Cumbria

Truck driver banned for driving at 89mph on the A66 in Cumbria

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/18/2019 - 16:06
A lorry driver is banned from driving for a year and given a suspended prison sentence after he was caught travelling at 89mph on the A66 in Cumbria.
Categories: Cumbria

Stewart in second Tory leadership vote

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/18/2019 - 16:01
The field of six candidates will narrow further, with at least one set to be knocked out of the race.
Categories: Cumbria

Svenn Norendal jailed over historical child sex abuse

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Mon, 06/17/2019 - 18:37
The 66-year-old is jailed after being convicted of a string of offences.
Categories: Cumbria

Electrification hope encourages Borders Railway extension ambition

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Mon, 06/17/2019 - 13:03
It believes the move could make the viability of extending the Borders Railway to Carlisle "far better".
Categories: Cumbria

Stewart in Brexit clash with Tory hopefuls

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Mon, 06/17/2019 - 11:21
The five MPs argued over whether a new deal can be reached in a TV debate without front-runner Boris Johnson.
Categories: Cumbria

Conservative leadership: Rory Stewart rules out serving in Boris' cabinet

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sun, 06/16/2019 - 11:56
Conservative leadership candidate Rory Stewart has ruled out serving in a Boris Johnson cabinet.
Categories: Cumbria

John Myers: Funeral held for Cumbrian broadcaster

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 06/15/2019 - 15:13
Family and friends gathered at Carlisle Cathedral for the funeral of John Myers.
Categories: Cumbria

Train chat 'gave me goose bumps'

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 06/15/2019 - 01:43
Readers share their brief encounters talking to fellow passengers on trains and buses.
Categories: Cumbria

Brough carer used 71-year-old as 'cashpoint'

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/14/2019 - 16:50
Laura Brunskill suggested the victim was a cannabis user when quizzed over financial irregularities.
Categories: Cumbria

Carlisle United: Midfielder Mike Jones agrees new one-year contract

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 22:09
Carlisle United midfielder Mike Jones agrees a new one-year contract with Steven Pressley's League Two club.
Categories: Cumbria

Stewart survives first leadership poll

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 15:03
Three MPs are knocked out in the race to be the next Tory leader and PM, as Boris Johnson secures the most votes.
Categories: Cumbria

Tory leadership: Rory Stewart rejects 'continuity May' description

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 13:48
Rory Stewart says his social media campaign has meant he's through to the second round of the Conservative leadership race.
Categories: Cumbria

Rail passengers advised not to travel between England and Scotland

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 15:23
Rail passengers travelling between England and Scotland on both the east and west coast main lines are facing cancellations and delays.
Categories: Cumbria

Axed Stobart Group boss has dismissal appeal rejected

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 11:51
Former chief executive Andrew Tinkler now faces a £1m legal bill.
Categories: Cumbria

Rory Stewart: We have a choice between fairy stories and realism

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 21:37
Tory leadership hopeful Rory Stewart says "prudence and seriousness" will make the UK "a happier place".
Categories: Cumbria

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit the Lake District

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 20:04
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge try sheep shearing during a visit to Cumbria.
Categories: Cumbria

'Too much on' caused South Lakeland roads overspend

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 18:39
Too many schemes being carried out at once had an impact on a council's financial management.
Categories: Cumbria

Cocaine gang jailed after £20m seizure on M6 in Cheshire

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 16:34
Officers stopped a van on the M6 in Cheshire and found 186kg of cocaine hidden in the floor.
Categories: Cumbria

Brexit: Tory leadership rivals split over Brexit deadline

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 16:10
Andrea Leadsom says the UK will leave in October, but rival Mark Harper says that is "not credible".
Categories: Cumbria

Pages