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Man denies murder of Maryport boxer William Richardson

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 18:30
William Richardson, described as a "devoted family man", died a day after being stabbed.
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Dalton-in-Furness man jailed for neighbour axe attack

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 16:38
Timothy Nickson was spotted on the street covered in blood and carrying the axe.
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Stewart Park Victorian stable block opens as college

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sun, 11/05/2017 - 11:28
The Grade II listed building has undergone a £3.5m renovation to become an agricultural college.
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First parkrun in country launched at HMP Haverigg

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 11/04/2017 - 15:13
HMP Haverigg is the first prison in the country to host the weekly parkrun.
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Carlisle United 3-2 Oldham Athletic

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 11/04/2017 - 10:44
Richie Bennett scores twice as Carlisle knock Oldham out of the FA Cup.
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Whitehaven evacuation caused by 'misplaced training device'

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 19:46
Cumbria Police said it was talking to the Security Industry Authority about the incident.
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Northern Rail strikes go ahead as talks break down

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 16:43
Northern Rail says a planned walkout by RMT members will go ahead after talks broke down.
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Crochet poppies honour World War One

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 11:51
The poppies were created to mark the 100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme.
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Workington crash driver jailed for killing pedestrian

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 11/02/2017 - 19:58
Stephen Farragher had admitted causing Audrey Tunstall's death by dangerous driving.
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M6 crash death driver is 'truly, truly sorry'

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 11/02/2017 - 18:38
Peter Morrison told a court he felt as if he was "on ice" before a crash that left a highway worker dead.
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Cross-border police chase ends in Penrith bank crash

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 11/02/2017 - 15:28
The 40-mile pursuit from Lockerbie to Penrith comes to a conclusion when a car hits a bank .
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West Cumberland Hospital rebuild 'may aid recruitment'

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 11/02/2017 - 14:50
There are hopes a proposed "health and care campus" will encourage people to work there.
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Sellafield pay strike to go ahead after talks 'go cold'

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 11/02/2017 - 00:32
Members of the Unite union at the nuclear reprocessing plant plan to walk out on Tuesday.
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M6 crash death driver had 'messaged footballer'

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 15:43
Peter Morrison sent a WhatsApp message to a Nottingham Forest striker shortly before crashing, a court hears.
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Royal Navy ships 'cannibalised for parts', report finds

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 01:29
The practice of swapping components is costing millions of pounds, the National Audit Office says.
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Nearly 500 attacks on birds of prey in five years

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 00:03
Red kites, peregrine falcons and buzzards were among those killed between 2012 and 2016.
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Health chiefs facing legal fight over cheaper eye drug

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 00:03
Prescribing Avastin will save the NHS "millions of pounds", health bosses say.
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M6 crash death accused 'ignored speed warning signs'

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 10/31/2017 - 18:00
Peter Morrison denies dangerous driving caused the death of highways officer Adam Gibb on the M6.
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Maryport crash death driver 'always up for a laugh'

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 10/31/2017 - 07:06
Conor Brannon, 23, died and three others were seriously injured when his car crashed into a tree.
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M6 crash death accused was 'grossly speeding'

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/30/2017 - 15:57
Peter Morrison denies causing the death of highways officer Adam Gibb on the motorway near Tebay.
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