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Snow and freezing weather disrupt sporting programme across UK

Fri, 03/02/2018 - 17:12
Snow and freezing weather causes disruption to the weekend's sporting fixtures, but the Premier League is unaffected so far.
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Cumbria snow: Cut-off villages face supplies running out

Fri, 03/02/2018 - 12:43
Residents and shops are warning supplies for food, medication and fuel are running out.
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Storm Emma: UK snow could reach 50cm as conditions worsen

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 20:55
A red weather warning is in place, with fears lives could be in danger as Storm Emma brings more blizzards.
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Cumbria earthquake: Tremor of 3.2 magnitude hits county

Wed, 02/28/2018 - 10:29
The tremor hit the west side of the county, causing houses to shake for a short time.
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UK weather: Travel warnings as further heavy snow hits UK

Wed, 02/28/2018 - 09:23
Snow is causing disruption across the roads and public transport, as hundreds of schools close.
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Challenge Cup fourth round: Amateur side Kells draw Championship's Toronto Wolfpack

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 19:40
Amateur side Kells draw Canadian Championship team Toronto Wolfpack in the fourth round of the Challenge Cup.
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Guiseley P-P Barrow

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 17:33
Tuesday's National League match between Guiseley and Barrow is postponed because of a frozen pitch at Nethermoor.
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Walker dies after fall on flanks of Scafell Pike

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 17:28
Mountain rescue volunteers spent eight hours recovering the man but he died on the way to hospital.
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HMP Haverigg prison riot 'linked to smoking ban'

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 16:41
More than 50 trained officers were involved in bringing the prison under control after hours of rioting last August.
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Cumbria's acting police chief given permanent post

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 18:56
Michelle Skeer said she was "highly honoured" to take on the role of chief constable.
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Meet the sheep who thinks he’s a dog

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 18:12
Marley likes going for walks and eating dog biscuits – now he's having "sheep" training.
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M6 mobile phone crash victim calls for tougher penalty

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 00:24
Paul Holroyd, who is paralysed, believes drivers are not deterred by the current text-driving fine.
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Barrow's St James' Church 'silent' bellringing practice

Sun, 02/25/2018 - 16:39
The Cumbrian church is recruiting bell ringers who will be able to practise on the new simulator.
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Yeovil Town 0-1 Carlisle United

Sat, 02/24/2018 - 18:15
Hallam Hope scores the only goal as Carlisle claim a third successive League Two victory with by winning at Yeovil.
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Beatrix Potter 'rare' letters sell for £10,000

Sat, 02/24/2018 - 18:13
Auctioneers described the letters as an important and exciting discovery.
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Paul Holroyd calls for tougher text-driving penalties

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 17:13
Paul Holroyd, who was paralysed by a texting driver, believes the current fines are no deterrent.
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Robert Forsyth jailed after 100mph night-time police chase

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 15:35
The 37-year-old was driving without headlights during the night-time police pursuit.
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Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird set for Scotland run

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 15:37
The record-breaking hydroplane will run again having been rebuilt over the past 10 years.
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Family-owned CN Group sold to US media giant

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 13:47
The publishing group has been run by the same family for four generations.
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Underley Hall school abuse claims 'fantasy', accused says

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 16:23
Former owner Derrick Cooper is one of four men who deny assaulting pupils in the 1970s and 80s.
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