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Spring Budget winners and losers

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 19:43
From fuelling up to funding schools, how will Chancellor Philip Hammond's Budget affect you?
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Burglar Melissa Ridley wiped faeces on victim's face

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 15:56
The 31-year-old heroin addict reached into her underwear in the home of her victim.
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Ex-Cumbria PC Nicholas Pool admits child more sex offences

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 14:14
Nicholas Pool has been warned he faces jail when he is sentenced in April.
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Barrow: Paul Cox 'cannot comment' on Gary Simpson absence

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 10:24
Barrow boss Paul Cox says he is unable to comment on the continued absence of assistant Gary Simpson from recent matches.
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Northern to run '40% reduced train services' on RMT's planned strike day

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 10:22
Northern says it will run about 40% of its normal train timetable if the walkout goes ahead.
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NHS services in Cumbria face shake-up over 'inadequate' care

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 09:50
Inspectors found serious staffing issues at the West Cumberland Hospital.
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Barrow 2-1 Tranmere Rovers

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 22:43
Jordan Williams' screamer gave Barrow victory over Tranmere to move two points off the National League play-off places.
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Keith Curle: Carlisle United manager 'will speak to fans' about decisions

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 13:18
Carlisle United manager Keith Curle says he will speak to anyone in the town to discuss his managerial decisions.
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Melinda Korosi murder: Miklos Verebes guilty of brutal killing

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 13:06
Miklos Verebes denied killing Melinda Korosi, claiming a knife-wielding stranger was responsible.
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Tiger death keeper's partner hopes zoo can continue

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 12:48
The partner of a zoo keeper killed by a tiger hopes the troubled attraction can stay open.
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Ambulance 999 abuse: Government urged to tackle offensive callers

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 00:00
Ambulance call workers are getting death threats, racial abuse and sexual slurs "to a shocking degree".
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South Lakes Safari Zoo: Council refuses owner licence

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 13:31
In February, a report found 486 animals had died at the zoo in four years.
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Tree planting call to combat Cumbria floods and disease

Sun, 03/05/2017 - 11:31
The Woodland Trust says not enough trees have been planted to replace those which are dying.
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Barrow v Sutton United

Sat, 03/04/2017 - 10:19
Live coverage of Saturday's National League game between Barrow and Sutton United.
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Plymouth Argyle v Carlisle United

Sat, 03/04/2017 - 10:16
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Plymouth Argyle and Carlisle United.
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Melinda Korosi murder: Accused claims 'unknown man' killed ex

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 16:15
Miklos Verebes denies murdering Melinda Korosi and claims an "unknown man" killed her.
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Blencathra fall man carried for three miles by rescuers

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 12:19
The injured man was taken to hospital in Newcastle by air ambulance.
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Poppi Worthington: 'This shouldn't happen again' - Cumbria police

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 10:29
The police commissioner for Cumbria says they will ensure nothing like the Poppi Worthington case happens again.
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Poppi Worthington: Cumbria Police failed in toddler death investigation

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 00:13
Officers failed to properly investigate claims Poppi Worthington was sexually abused, the IPCC says.
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Leigh Centurions agree Whitehaven dual-registration partnership

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 16:40
Super League side Leigh join up with League One club Whitehaven for a dual-registration partnership.
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