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Call for drug test services at all UK festivals and clubs after successful pilot

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 05:06
Secret Garden Party founder backs the calls after a successful pilot scheme at his 2016 event.
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Contractors walk out at Sellafield plant

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 18:25
Sellafield Ltd said the stoppage had not had any effect on safety at the site
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Carlisle drug dealer ordered to repay £4.18

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 17:26
Carlisle Crown Court heard Aaron Fuller made more than £14,000 from supplying heroin and cannabis.
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Carlisle Labour Party apologises to Tory candidate

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 14:08
The local Labour party accepted John Stevenson had not kept jobs fair donations.
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Stainmore crash biker dies from his injuries

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 07:48
The rider was one of three travelling on the A66 in Cumbria when he crashed on Tuesday.
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Brexit election? Not in the North West and Cumbria

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 07:13
Political editor Nina Warhurst finds the North West is divided over many more issues than Brexit.
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Election 2017: MPs quizzed over West Cumberland Hospital

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 12:50
Candidates from the main political parties take to the streets of Workington to face questions from residents.
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Douglas lifeboat called out twice in 24 hours

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 12:47
Three sailors were rescued when the engine on their boat failed en route to Barrow in Cumbria.
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General Election 2017: Gypsies 'could make difference'

Sun, 06/04/2017 - 02:48
Prominent community figure Billy Welch says his community could hold the balance of power in a close election.
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County Championship: Northants' Nathan Buck takes career-best 6-34 against Durham

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 19:21
Nathan Buck takes a career-best 6-34 to help bowl Durham out for 166 and give Northants the upper hand on day one.
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Connor Owens went from Liverpool to Kendal to sell crack cocaine and heroin

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 16:33
Phone records showed Connor Owens travelled from Liverpool to Kendal to sell drugs.
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Van driver acquitted of Lockerbie death crash charge

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 14:34
A jury returns a verdict of not proven on a man accused of causing a workmate's death by careless driving.
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Police watchdog probes murder officers' conduct

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 12:29
IPCC investigation comes after Carlisle woman was raped and murdered by her ex-partner.
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Samir Nabi: Carlisle United midfielder signs new one-year deal

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 11:50
Carlisle midfielder Samir Nabi signs a new one-year contract with the League Two side, with an option to extend the deal.
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British Steel gives staff 5% stake in firm

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 11:50
A million shares are to be divided between British Steel's 4,800-strong workforce, the company says.
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Five-year plan for biggest national park

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 11:22
Affordable homes and more woodland are proposed for the UK's largest national park.
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Jason Kennedy: Carlisle United midfielder agrees two-year deal

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 20:47
Carlisle United midfielder Jason Kennedy signs a new two-year deal with the League Two side.
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'Like having a 95-year-old teenager in the house'

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 17:10
A couple in their 90s tie the knot in Cumbria to show you can find love at any age.
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Ross Hannah: Chester re-sign striker on two-year deal following Barrow release

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 14:03
Chester re-sign striker Ross Hannah on a two-year contract following his release by National League rivals Barrow.
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Sentence doubled for fake girl groomer Christopher Hodder

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 17:27
Christopher Hodder pretended to be a girl on Facebook and tricked boys into sending intimate photos.
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