Cumbria

'Money mule' laundered Kendal flood victim's cash

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Wed, 08/21/2019 - 20:48
The student had denied converting cash duped from an elderly woman into foreign currency.
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Cumbria Police officer faces dangerous driving charge

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Wed, 08/21/2019 - 16:11
John McCreadie is alleged to have been driving a van which mounted a pavement, striking two people.
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New Harraby Fitness Trail to be opened this Saturday

Cumbria Council News Feed - Wed, 08/21/2019 - 12:41

On Saturday 24th August at 11am members of the public are invited to the opening of a new outdoor fitness trail in Harraby, Carlisle. This new facility has been funded by Cumbria County Council, National Lottery, Cumbria Community Foundation and Harraby Together We Can with support from Carlisle City Council and aims to increase physical activity in those age 14 and over.
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Pair seriously hurt in Workington axe and knife attack

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Wed, 08/21/2019 - 12:24
The man and woman were attacked at a house in Workington in the early hours, police say.
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Rogue trader jailed for ripping off elderly South Cumbrian customer

Cumbria Council News Feed - Wed, 08/21/2019 - 10:37

A rogue Roofer and Property Maintenance trader has been handed a 24 week prison sentence after making fraudulent representations and engaging in 'aggressive' practices to an elderly South Cumbrian householder.
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‘Men have always taken the glory': Why more women are becoming farmers

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Wed, 08/21/2019 - 03:10
A growing proportion of the UK's farmers are female - we meet some of the women joining the industry.
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Cumbrian farm charity helps mental health

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Tue, 08/20/2019 - 16:35
A woman who developed depression after losing her son says growing plants helps her mental health.
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Cheltenham Town v Carlisle United

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Tue, 08/20/2019 - 12:56
Live coverage of Tuesday's League Two game between Cheltenham Town and Carlisle United.
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Energy services giant Wood pulls out of UK nuclear

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Tue, 08/20/2019 - 10:24
The Aberdeen-based firm sells to a US firm to concentrate on other opportunities
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Joshua Williamson bit and 'beat girlfriend on weekly basis'

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Mon, 08/19/2019 - 12:05
Joshua Williamson also spat at, kicked and choked his victim, the court heard.
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County Championship: Alex Lees hits 181 to put Durham in control against Leicestershire

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Sun, 08/18/2019 - 18:49
Alex Lees hits 181 as Durham dominate day one against Division Two bottom side Leicestershire at Chester-le-Street.
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Stone-skimming champion beats own record on Windermere

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Sun, 08/18/2019 - 12:44
Alex Lewis was top of the rocks again, scoring an impressive 98m (321ft) throw on Lake Windermere.
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Kendal's Victoria Bridge shut for second time after floods

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Sat, 08/17/2019 - 12:32
Cumbria County Council says its engineers are "working round the clock" to fix the bridge.
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Barrow v Yeovil Town

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Sat, 08/17/2019 - 11:17
Live coverage of Saturday's National League game between Barrow and Yeovil Town.
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Carlisle United v Mansfield Town

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Sat, 08/17/2019 - 11:12
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Carlisle United and Mansfield Town.
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Elias Sorensen: Newcastle United loan forward to Carlisle United for the season

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 13:17
Newcastle United loan striker Elias Sorensen to League Two side Carlisle United for the 2019-20 season.
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Patients told about bogus psychiatrist Zholia Alemi

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 17:46
Health boards are writing to patients affected by the actions unqualified "doctor" Zholia Alemi.
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Good progress on replacement bridge project for Pooley Bridge

Cumbria Council News Feed - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 17:20

Good progress on replacement bridge project for Pooley Bridge
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Michael Kinsella jailed for driving car at Windermere PC

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 16:52
Michael Kinsella had a previous conviction for dangerous driving, the court heard.
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Cumbria M6 coach driver on drugs 'put lives in danger'

BBC Cumbria News Feed - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 16:05
Passengers were so scared by Stuart Jones's driving on the M6 one of them pulled on the handbrake
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