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Tornado locomotive sets off on Settle-Carlisle line

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 10:20
The Tornado, the newest steam locomotive in Britain, will pull 12 Northern services on the Settle-Carlisle line over three days.
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Steam train takes over on iconic line

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 10:09
The return to steam power is part of the celebrations to mark the full reopening of the line after landslip damage.
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Tornado steam train runs timetabled passenger service

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 00:23
For the first time in nearly 50 years, a steam train is running a timetabled passenger service in England.
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National archive for nuclear industry opens in Wick

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 00:05
A national archive for the civil nuclear industry has opened on the north coast of mainland Scotland.
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Maude White death: Pair deny killing 91-year-old

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 13:49
Maude White died at a caravan park in Cumbria in May 2016.
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One act of kindness that changed a homeless man's life

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 00:07
Phil Webb had hit rock bottom but a chance encounter with a fellow ex-soldier changes his life.
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Police blunders that made the headlines

Sun, 02/12/2017 - 00:05
After one force blows up a "suspicious" car parked by its own officers, BBC News looks at other unfortunate police mistakes.
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National Trust plants Lake District flood prevention trees

Sat, 02/11/2017 - 12:26
More than 1,400 trees are planted in the hope of reducing floods like those seen in 2015.
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Aldershot Town v Barrow

Sat, 02/11/2017 - 09:49
Live coverage of Saturday's National League game between Aldershot Town and Barrow.
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Carlisle United v Blackpool

Sat, 02/11/2017 - 09:44
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Carlisle United and Blackpool.
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Royal Navy 'attack' submarines out of operations

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 18:36
Problems with Britain's fleet of seven "attack" submarines sees them being withdrawn from operations.
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Storm Desmond: Back home a year after floods

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 01:16
One year on from devastating flood damage, Mike Stubbs has finally been able to move back home.
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Working MP features in Corbyn reshuffle

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 21:54
Rebecca Long-Bailey replaces Clive Lewis - who resigned yesterday - as shadow business secretary.
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Northern rail conductors to be balloted in guard row

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 17:31
The RMT union said it was in dispute with Arriva Rail North.
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Sex-charge police officer Nicholas Pool sacked

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 15:04
PC Nicholas Pool is dismissed by Cumbria Police after attempting to meet a 12-year-old girl for sex.
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Torquay United sign Myles Anderson from Barrow and Ruairi Keating

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 13:56
Torquay United sign Barrow defender Myles Anderson on a permanent deal, and forward Ruairi Keating on non-contract terms.
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Morecambe Bay Hospital trust in 'remarkable turnaround'

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 12:38
The trust, once in special measures, has now been rated good.
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Lockerbie woman in serious condition after Dumfries crash

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 11:05
A Lockerbie woman is in hospital in Glasgow with serious chest and spinal injuries after a crash on the Dumfries bypass.
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Mother's racial abuse on train leaves her 'scared' for other people

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 12:54
A mother who was racially abused with her young son says she is scared it could happen again on public transport.
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Storms linked to climate change caused more than £3.5m damage to cricket clubs

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 23:55
Storms in December 2015 linked to climate change caused more than £3.5m worth of damage to UK cricket clubs, says a report.
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