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Cumbria County Council recognised for commitment to workplace health and wellbeing

Cumbria Council News Feed - 5 hours 55 min ago

Cumbria County Council has been officially recognised for its continued commitment to workplace health and wellbeing. The local authority achieved the maximum 'Continuing Excellence' accreditation by the Better Health at Work Award scheme.
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Rail delays warning amid landslip fears

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Wed, 02/19/2020 - 22:41
Met Office warnings for rain are in place, as 1,400 properties are already affected by floods.
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Tory MP Craig Whittaker 'furious' over wait for flood cash help

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Wed, 02/19/2020 - 12:48
Immediate financial help should have been given sooner, the MP for Calder Valley says.
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Cumbria County Council shares insight into life as an apprentice

Cumbria Council News Feed - Wed, 02/19/2020 - 11:48

As part of its latest campaign to recruit 40 new apprentices, Cumbria County Council is sharing a series of videos to show what it's like to be an apprentice at one of Cumbria's biggest employers.
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Cumbria man died in gorge fall during Storm Dennis

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Tue, 02/18/2020 - 17:02
The 42-year-old from Cumbria was on a route near Stob Ban in the Highlands when he fell on Sunday.
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Barrow v Dover Athletic

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Tue, 02/18/2020 - 16:48
Live coverage of Tuesday's National League game between Barrow and Dover Athletic.
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Harry Gregg: Munich air disaster hero and Northern Ireland goalkeeping great dies

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Mon, 02/17/2020 - 06:22
Former Manchester United goalkeeper Harry Gregg, hailed as a hero of the 1958 Munich air disaster, dies at the age of 87.
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Wind warnings follow Storm Dennis flooding

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Sun, 02/16/2020 - 17:30
Events are cancelled and travel disruption continues as a major road is blocked by a fallen tree.
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Flood defences in England get 1% of infrastructure spending

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Sun, 02/16/2020 - 00:54
Nearly £5bn is due to be spent on flood defences in England up until 2026, government figures show.
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Storm Dennis: Experts warn flooding could be worse than Ciara

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Sat, 02/15/2020 - 12:04
Travel disruption is also expected, with British Airways and easyJet flights among those already affected.
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Crawley Town v Carlisle United

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Sat, 02/15/2020 - 11:05
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Crawley Town and Carlisle United.
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Barrow P-P Dagenham & Redbridge

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Fri, 02/14/2020 - 14:48
Saturday's National League game between Barrow and Dagenham & Redbridge is postponed because of a waterlogged pitch.
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Carlisle Cathedral transformed by space lights show

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Fri, 02/14/2020 - 14:19
A show of light and sound transforms Carlisle Cathedral for the City of Lights project.
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Storm Ciara: Compensation over water lost in Cumbria

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Fri, 02/14/2020 - 11:34
The firm is promising customers affected that they will get compensation within days.
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Allerdale Local Committee awards grants to variety of community projects

Cumbria Council News Feed - Thu, 02/13/2020 - 16:05

Cumbria County Council's Allerdale Local Committee awarded a number of grants to community organisations and projects at its latest meeting on 17 January 2020.
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Cumbria County Council continues to meet the challenge while protecting and investing in key services

Cumbria Council News Feed - Thu, 02/13/2020 - 16:02

At a meeting today, Cumbria County Council's Full Council agreed a balanced budget and maintained its commitment to invest in key services for the people of Cumbria.
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Carlisle conman 'destroyed two women's lives'

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Thu, 02/13/2020 - 15:27
David John Mackay lived secret lives with both, stole from them, and ran up debts in their names.
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Storm Ciara: Further water supply wait despite fixed pipe

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Thu, 02/13/2020 - 12:36
People may have to wait until Friday for their supply to return after damage by Storm Ciara.
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Whitehaven coal mine opponents stage demonstration

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Thu, 02/13/2020 - 12:23
Cumbria County Council approved the plan, but campaigners are concerned about the environmental impact.
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Storm Ciara: Engineers complete Cumbria water pipe repairs

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Wed, 02/12/2020 - 22:35
Millions of litres of water are being slowly put back into the system in Cumbria, United Utilities says.
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