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Embers to blame for Maryport turf factory fire

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 15:42
Smoke from the fire at SIS Pitches closed roads and disrupted train services.
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Repairs made to 'seagull-damaged' Carlisle Station roof

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 16:51
Platforms have had to be closed due to broken glass falling from the roof
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Carlisle United 1-2 Swindon Town

Sat, 08/05/2017 - 17:58
Luke Norris and Paul Mullin score either side of half-time as Swindon win at Carlisle in League Two.
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Sellafield waste firm to set up surplus food charity

Sat, 08/05/2017 - 13:24
Recycling Lives is setting up several food collection points in Allerdale and Copeland.
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Dagenham & Redbridge v Barrow

Sat, 08/05/2017 - 12:01
Live coverage of Saturday's National League game between Dagenham & Redbridge and Barrow.
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Bed found for suicidal girl after judge's criticism

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 17:44
The girl's case prompted criticism from a senior judge, who called the situation "utterly shaming".
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Scots farmer concern over Cumbrian badger bovine TB cases

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 10:03
A leading south of Scotland farmer voices "extreme concern" after cases are confirmed in Cumbria.
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North of England cities get £15m 'cultural powerhouse' boost

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 08:51
The Culture Secretary Karen Bradley says the money will be given "to develop inspirational projects".
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Family judge 'ashamed' by support for suicidal girl

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 18:23
"We will have blood on our hands" if a suicidal girl is released without a care plan, says a senior judge.
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Dogs train as canine crime scene investigators

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 13:15
Labradors Sansa and Harley have been taken on by Cumbria Police to help the force's forensic officers.
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Bovine TB found in Cumbria badgers

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 10:18
Investigators found TB in badgers while investigating 16 cases of it in cattle dating back to 2014.
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Man arrested on suspicion of rape at Kendal Calling music event

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 10:42
A drugs team tested more drug samples this year but made fewer arrests for offences.
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Battle of Britain pilot Kenneth Wilkinson dies aged 99

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 21:09
Kenneth Wilkinson was one of the pilots dubbed "the few" by wartime leader Winston Churchill.
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Wigton woman dies after ulcer treatment delay

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 20:59
Tessa Harker died of a heart attack after suffering sepsis, an inquest is told.
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Lauren Richardson, 12, completes Wainwright challenge

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 16:53
Lauren Richardson spent two years climbing the Cumbria peaks and making a radio signal from the summit.
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Carlisle United sign ex-Wigan striker Sam Cosgrove and Liverpool keeper Shamal George

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 15:09
Carlisle United sign ex-Wigan striker Sam Cosgrove on a half-season contract and Liverpool keeper Shamal George on loan.
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Jack Barthram: Barrow sign former Cheltenham Town defender

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 10:49
Barrow sign former Cheltenham Town defender Jack Barthram on a one-year deal, with an option for a further 12 months.
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EFL 2017-18 quiz: Test your transfer knowledge before season starts

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 09:40
With the new season starting on Friday, how much do you know about this summer's EFL transfers? Try our quiz.
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Groping Cumbrian teacher warned he faces jail

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 17:32
David Harrison denied sexual assault but was found guilty following a week-long trial.
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Pair on quest to visit all British railway stations

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 11:28
Two railway enthusiasts are travelling to every station in Britain in a bid to promote train travel.
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