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Roger Whitehouse showed "no remorse" and treated the school like his "fiefdom", a judge says.

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Police arrest the 50-year-old driver of the HGV involved in the collision on the A66.

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Most of the internal structure of the Central Plaza Hotel in Carlisle has fallen away.

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Owen Luke Brown, crashed into a turning taxi on Botchergate and veered into several pedestrians.

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The deadline for passing the test is extended after a software glitch delayed its roll-out.

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John Woodcock's new role comes after his announcement on Monday he would be standing down as an MP.

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The 1.2m project stabilised a steep cutting which was edging towards the line near Kirkby Stephen.

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The UK's competition regulator says franchise winner FirstGroup is the sole operator on several routes.

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Gordon Park was jailed for killing his wife Carol, whose body was found 21 years after she disappeared.

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Lee McCutcheon also beat her with a mallet, causing her to look like a victim of a "kneecapping".

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Appeal judges are considering whether to posthumously overturn a husband's murder conviction.

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He is 2019's Worcester Woman. But who is he? And what do men in the Cumbrian town think?

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Avoid Your Home Flooding

Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013

BE PREPARED OR AT LEAST HAVE YOUR ARM BANDS READY. Flooding can be devastating for home owners but some simple tips could prevent heartbreaking and costly repairs. It is important that you understand about your property and local areas, so you can be aware of any potential flooding problems in the future.


Push For Local Apprenticeships

Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013

INVESTING IN THE LOCAL WORKFORCE. The Cumbria council and government have tried many initiatives over the years, one being local apprenticeships.

Are You Insured? Are You Covered?

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 7th March 2013

BETTER SAFE THAN SORRY! In this day and age it seems as if everyone is trying to sell you insurance for everything such as pet insurance, phone insurance, laptop insurance and tablet insurance.

Do You Support Your Local Businesses?

Posted by Administrator : Wednesday 6th March 2013

LENDING YOUR LOCAL SUPPORT. Do you use your local shop? Do you go to the local pub? Do you visit your local butcher? Many studies have shown that support in local businesses is on the up.

Keeping Our Local Parks Clean

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013

GET THE MOST OUT OF LOCAL CLEAN UP’s. We all know it is awful when we see parks, beaches and riversides strewn with litter. It is bad for our children, us, our pets, plants, local wildlife and our Cumbria community.

Dealing With Stress At Work

Posted by Administrator : Monday 25th February 2013

ARE WE GETTING TOO STRESSED AT WORK? While some workplace stress is completely normal, excessive stress can interfere with your productivity and impact your physical and emotional health. This means your ability to deal with it can mean the difference between success or failure.

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