Cumbria

Moorside nuclear plant 'on hold' as review announced

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 05/04/2017 - 14:14
The organisation behind the proposed Cumbrian power station says it remains a "key project".
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Polls open in Cumbria County Council election

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 05/04/2017 - 06:59
Registered voters will be able to cast their ballots from 07:00-22:00 BST.
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One-Day Cup: Jonny Bairstow hundred sets up Yorkshire win over Durham

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/03/2017 - 18:09
England's Jonny Bairstow hits 174 off 113 balls as Yorkshire defeat Durham by six wickets in the One-Day Cup.
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Town halls buy back Right-to-Buy homes

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/03/2017 - 13:16
Housing charities blame a lack of investment in social housing.
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Eskdale and Liddesdale Advertiser community takeover complete

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/03/2017 - 12:28
A community company takes ownership of the historic Eskdale and Liddesdale Advertiser in the south of Scotland.
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Boat noise causes hearing loss in seals, say researchers

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/03/2017 - 12:21
Seals can suffer hearing loss caused by underwater engine noise, say scientists at St Andrews University.
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Man suffers head injuries in 300ft Lake District fall

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 05/02/2017 - 07:53
He is expected to make a full recovery, which rescuers say is "remarkable" given how far he fell.
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Harlow pharmacy worker jailed for sending Penrith addict drugs

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Mon, 05/01/2017 - 11:47
A judge said Shaun Bowmer may still be alive had Cherie Madge not sent him drugs.
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Workington man jailed for wearing brother's curfew tag

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Mon, 05/01/2017 - 10:19
Paul Jones had been ordered by a court to wear the tag but his brother Daniel agreed to have it.
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Tim Farron says 'I'm a bit of a Eurosceptic'

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sun, 04/30/2017 - 14:10
The Liberal Democrat leader is hoping his party can win votes from Remain supporters.
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Lake District peaks lit up for Nepal quake appeal

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sun, 04/30/2017 - 14:07
The torches are used to represent Nepalese prayer flags.
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Dent gyrocopter crash: Pilot airlifted to hospital

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sun, 04/30/2017 - 10:58
The crash has been referred to the Air Accidents Investigation Branch.
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Barrow 2-3 Dover Athletic

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 04/29/2017 - 14:37
Ricky Miller celebrates his position as the National League's leading goalscorer with a hat-trick as Dover beat Barrow.
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Carlisle United v Newport County (Sat)

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Fri, 04/28/2017 - 14:55
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Carlisle United and Newport County.
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Calvin Patrickson knifed victim in revenge for assault

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Fri, 04/28/2017 - 13:37
Calvin Patrickson repeatedly stabbed his victim in the legs, arms and chest after a night out.
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Nuclear submarine Audacious rolled out from Barrow shipyard

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Fri, 04/28/2017 - 13:02
Three other Astute-class submarines are being built in Barrow.
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Reggie Lambe: Carlisle United midfielder extends contract

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Fri, 04/28/2017 - 12:50
Carlisle United midfielder Reggie Lambe triggers a new one-year extension in his contract for next season.
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Crowdfunding the election: How to pay for snap campaign

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Fri, 04/28/2017 - 11:45
Election candidates are turning to crowdfunding sites to raise money for the snap general election.
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Northern rail workers walk out as strike begins

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Fri, 04/28/2017 - 00:18
Northern warns passengers its services will be "extremely busy" due to the strike.
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One-Day Cup: Rain forces abandonment of Durham's game with Derbyshire

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 04/27/2017 - 16:50
Michael Richardson makes his highest 50-over score before rain ends Durham's One-Day Cup opener against Derbyshire.
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