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Police found the weapon disguised as a torch during a search of Kelly Dargue's home.

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United Utilities can now take supplies from boreholes and reservoirs in Cumbria and Lancashire.

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Network Rail is urging people not to travel on the West Coast Main Line for the next three weekends.

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Rory Stewart gives himself a year to reduce the level of drugs and violence in 10 English prisons.

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The Department for Education believes work on new lighting may not have been completed.

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Paul Barnes is convicted of two charges after driving a tractor and trailer close to the nest site.

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There have been offers to take the craft round the world, but some want it to remain in Coniston.

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Brian Weatherall, 45, thought the aircraft was an SAS helicopter when he spotted it above his car.

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England's green and pleasant lands are turning brown.

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Maureen Waldorf has returned to dancing at the age of 65.

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Three things you need to know about why north-west England is facing a water shortage.

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Northern Rail passengers have had huge disruption, but is the rest of Europe jealous of our railways?

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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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