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Barrow 1-1 Boreham Wood

Sat, 09/10/2016 - 18:16
Morgan Ferrier scores a last-gasp equaliser as Boreham Wood fight back to secure a draw against Barrow.
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Carlisle United 2-2 Leyton Orient

Sat, 09/10/2016 - 18:12
A late Danny Grainger penalty sees Carlisle earn a draw against Leyton Orient and preserve their unbeaten League Two record.
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Royal Lancaster Infirmary: Third warning to avoid A&E

Sat, 09/10/2016 - 18:12
Staff at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary ask people to avoid its A&E unit unless there is a life-threatening illness or injury for the third time in a year.
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Family tribute to Cumbria crash victim Jamie Armstrong

Sat, 09/10/2016 - 12:57
A driver who died in a crash with a lorry in Cumbria was "a fun loving lad" his family has said.
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Author Hunter Davies sells Potter and Wainwright collection

Fri, 09/09/2016 - 19:15
The author and biographer Hunter Davies sells a collection of Beatrix Potter and Alfred Wainwright books, letters and drawings.
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Cumbrian lakes hold a centuries-long flood record

Fri, 09/09/2016 - 17:15
Written in the sediments of north-west England's lakes is a record of extreme flood events - information that can inform future flood preparedness.
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Isle of Man fears over Sellafield safety

Thu, 09/08/2016 - 16:59
The Manx government is "concerned" about the safety of the Sellafield nuclear site, a spokesman says.
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Flood defences plan criticised

Thu, 09/08/2016 - 15:39
As many as 530 key infrastructure sites across England are vulnerable to flooding, according to a government review.
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Man dies in A66 car and lorry crash

Thu, 09/08/2016 - 13:36
A man dies following a collision between a car and lorry on the A66 in Cumbria.
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New £2m chemotherapy unit

Thu, 09/08/2016 - 12:01
A new £2m chemotherapy unit is to open at Chorley and South Ribble District Hospital.
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Acquitted dad Craig Beattie 'killed baby son' family judge said

Wed, 09/07/2016 - 20:28
A judge found that a father killed his baby son in a ruling made a year before he was cleared of manslaughter by a jury, it has emerged.
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Paralympics 2016: North East and Cumbria athletes ready

Wed, 09/07/2016 - 15:31
Ahead of the opening ceremony, we take a look at the North East and Cumbria's hopefuls at the Rio Paralympics 2016.
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Nathan Tyson: Ex-Doncaster striker joins Carlisle United on trial

Wed, 09/07/2016 - 14:46
Former Nottingham Forest and Doncaster striker Nathan Tyson joins League Two Carlisle on trial.
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Harker Grange Nursing Home ordered to close

Wed, 09/07/2016 - 14:45
A nursing home that hired some staff with a criminal history and was rated inadequate by the Care Quality Commission is to close.
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Calf Top Cumbrian hill re-categorised as a mountain

Tue, 09/06/2016 - 20:21
A hill in Cumbria is reclassified as a mountain after more precise methods of measuring height above sea level award it an extra inch.
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Westmorland Shopping Centre in Kendal evacuated in fire alert

Tue, 09/06/2016 - 10:33
A Cumbria shopping centre is evacuated after a fire started in a shop storeroom.
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Tour of Britain: Sir Bradley Wiggins struggles on stage two in Lake District

Tue, 09/06/2016 - 07:58
Sir Bradley Wiggins runs up a hill and Mark Cavendish remonstrates with a fan as Julien Vermote wins stage two of the Tour of Britain.
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Sellafield safety concerns uncovered by BBC Panorama

Mon, 09/05/2016 - 17:01
A BBC Panorama investigation uncovers a catalogue of safety concerns at the Sellafield nuclear site.
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Tour of Britain return attracts thousands to Cumbria

Mon, 09/05/2016 - 13:19
The second stage of the annual Tour of Britain race attracts thousands of spectators in Cumbria.
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Brexit: The mood of the North East and Cumbria 10 weeks on

Mon, 09/05/2016 - 06:25
Inside Out takes the post-Brexit temperature of the North East and Cumbria.
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