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Barrow v Macclesfield Town

Tue, 10/04/2016 - 13:09
Live coverage of Tuesday's National League game between Barrow and Macclesfield Town.
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And now a baby rhino

Tue, 10/04/2016 - 12:17
In, er, Cumbria...
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Child abuser Charles Peyman jailed after abusing child 'for months'

Mon, 10/03/2016 - 20:26
A man who carried out a series of sex attacks over many months against a teenage girl is jailed.
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Akil Wright: Barrow sign midfielder on loan from League One Fleetwood

Mon, 10/03/2016 - 11:40
Barrow sign 20-year-old midfielder Akil Wright on loan from League One side Fleetwood until 7 January.
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Carlisle United: Luke Joyce believes maintaining unbeaten start will be a 'bonus'

Mon, 10/03/2016 - 11:03
Carlisle midfielder Luke Joyce says it will be a 'bonus' if they continue their unbeaten start in League Two.
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Carlisle United 2-0 Colchester United

Sat, 10/01/2016 - 19:19
Goals from Jason Kennedy and Jabo Ibehre help Carlisle beat Colchester and extend their unbeaten start to the season.
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Forest Green Rovers 0-0 Barrow

Sat, 10/01/2016 - 18:39
An impressive Forest Green performance yields only a goalless draw at home to Barrow.
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Nuclear submarines construction set to start

Sat, 10/01/2016 - 16:52
Construction work is to start on the UK's new nuclear submarines, after Defence Secretary Michael Fallon announced nearly £1.3bn of new investment with BAE Systems.
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Study highlights effects of flooding

Sat, 10/01/2016 - 10:53
More than 15,000 homes and businesses in just eight council areas were flooded in last winter's storms, a survey has revealed.
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Cancer clusters at nuclear sites 'not linked to radiation'

Fri, 09/30/2016 - 15:12
An investigation into clusters of cancer cases around Sellafield and Dounreay nuclear sites finds they were very unlikely to have been caused by radiation exposure.
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Maryport hails water burst Paralympian Simon Lawson

Fri, 09/30/2016 - 13:44
Hundreds of schoolchildren line the streets of Maryport to honour Cumbria's only Paralympics athlete.
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Lake District tourism bounces back after floods

Thu, 09/29/2016 - 20:00
Visitor numbers in the Lake District were at record levels during the summer, new figures show.
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British Steel 'back in profit' 100 days after brand revival

Thu, 09/29/2016 - 15:27
British Steel has gone from making big losses to generating positive earnings since it was sold in April, the company announces.
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Lake District flock goes under the hammer for charity

Wed, 09/28/2016 - 14:11
Dozens of life-sized model sheep go under the hammer to raise money for charity.
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Carlisle flood victim forgot to send help email

Wed, 09/28/2016 - 13:18
A postman who lost all his possessions in a flood-hit home during Storm Desmond realises he failed to press send 10 months ago when applying for a help grant.
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Keith Curle: Carlisle United boss grateful to staff after equalling club's unbeaten record

Wed, 09/28/2016 - 12:28
Carlisle's backroom staff deserve praise for aiding a 10-game record-equalling unbeaten run, says boss Keith Curle.
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Steven Roper: Whitehaven sign ex-Rochdale Hornets playmaker

Wed, 09/28/2016 - 11:06
Whitehaven sign half-back Steven Roper, who spent part of the 2016 season at Rochdale Hornets.
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Stephen Hodgson jailed for 18th birthday fork stabbings

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 16:12
A man who stabbed people with a fork at an 18th birthday party is jailed.
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Doncaster Rovers v Carlisle United

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 15:57
Preview followed by live coverage of Tuesday's League Two game between Doncaster Rovers and Carlisle United.
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Cumbria County Council launches Shared Lives campaign

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 11:38
A new care scheme is launched in Cumbria which encourages carers to share their lives with adults who need it.
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