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Maryport Cottage Hospital bed cut plans protested

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 09:07
A protest rally is held outside a community hospital in Cumbria which may have the number of its beds cut.
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Shaun Brisley: Carlisle United sign centre-back on two-year deal

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 12:08
League Two side Carlisle United sign former Peterborough centre-back Shaun Brisley on a two-year deal.
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Lake District fell runner rescued after 160ft plunge

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 09:52
A fell runner is rescued after plunging about 160ft in the Lake District.
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Arrests after body found in Barrow house

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 07:20
Four people are arrested following the death of 52-year-old man in Cumbria.
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Political week in North East and Cumbria in 60 seconds

Sun, 07/03/2016 - 15:52
A look back at the political week in the North East and Cumbria in 60 seconds.
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Lancaster and Furness patients urged to stay away from A&E 'unless serious'

Sun, 07/03/2016 - 15:28
Patients are urged to stay away from Accident and Emergency units at Royal Lancaster Infirmary and Furness General Hospital unless seriously ill.
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Surviving Bassenthwaite osprey chick 'in good health'

Sun, 07/03/2016 - 09:41
An osprey chick whose siblings were taken by magpies is given a clean bill of health by experts in the Lake District.
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Shaun Klitzke jailed over 'appalling' child sex abuse images

Sat, 07/02/2016 - 09:53
A man who possessed "appalling and loathsome" indecent images of children is jailed for 16 months.
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Beatrix Potter's Yew Tree Farm opens to the public

Sat, 07/02/2016 - 00:01
One of Beatrix Potter's former properties opens to the public as part of celebrations marking the 150th anniversary of the author's birth.
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Shaun Beeley: Barrow promotion ambition key to drop into non-league

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 16:55
Barrow defender Shaun Beeley says his move to Non-League Barrow from Morecambe was a 'no-brainer' for him.
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New £72m flood plan unveiled to strengthen flood-prone Cumbria

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 12:19
A new plan, including planting more trees, is unveiled to spend £72m protecting Cumbrian homes and businesses which were decimated by Storm Desmond.
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Remembering the Lonsdale Pals on the Somme anniversary

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 10:08
Remembering Cumbria's 'Lonsdale Pals' on the anniversary of the Battle of the Somme.
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Surrey: County approaches Durham pair Scott Borthwick & Mark Stoneman

Thu, 06/30/2016 - 17:51
Surrey make an approach for Durham opener Mark Stoneman and all-rounder Scott Borthwick, BBC Newcastle reports.
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Charles Mercer death: Inquest told of efforts to save driver

Thu, 06/30/2016 - 15:36
An inquest hears how frantic efforts were made to save an elderly man whose car plunged into a swollen Cumbrian river.
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Gordon Muchall: Durham batsman set to become teacher

Thu, 06/30/2016 - 14:29
Durham batsman Gordon Muchall confirms he will retire at the end of the season to become a local school teacher.
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Copeland MP accuses Corbyn of "unprecedented poison"

Thu, 06/30/2016 - 11:23
A Cumbrian Labour MP accuses leader Jeremy Corbyn of seeking to "inject an unprecedented poison" into the party.
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Storm Desmond: Woman jailed for theft from victim

Wed, 06/29/2016 - 17:37
A woman who admitted stealing cash from a victim of Storm Desmond is jailed for 22 months.
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North of England now has lowest house prices in UK, says Nationwide

Wed, 06/29/2016 - 09:08
The North of England now has the lowest house prices in the UK, according to the Nationwide Building Society.
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Tom Miller: Carlisle United defender signs new contract

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 09:06
Carlisle United defender Tom Miller signs a new two-year deal, keeping him at Brunton Park until the summer of 2018.
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David Russell, 36, admits having 18,000 indecent child images

Mon, 06/27/2016 - 14:35
A man from Cumbria admits downloading thousands of child abuse pictures over a seven-year period.
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