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Wednesday, 05 August 2015

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Dad's delight

Ian Blenkinsopp photo A Carlisle father is planning on doing more events next year after powering through the 800m at the British Transplant Games

Debut delayed

Only The Young photo A Carlisle singer will have to wait a few days for the launch of his debut single - due to the Calais migrant crisis

Proposal attacked

Cogra Moss photo A fight has begun to stop a Cumbrian reservoir from being drained and turned into a “swamp” (1 comment)

Braved the shave

David Moffat photo It's not often that a TV advert changes someone’s life but a cancer charity's ad did just that for one man...

Lucky man

Conrad Slack photo Doctor tells cyclist who smashed head-first into tree: "I've never seen a broken neck like it on someone who's still alive"

New roof go-ahead

Carlisle station photo Carlisle railway station looks set to get a new roof this year after concerns were raised about its safety

Officers leaving

Jerry Graham photo Fears raised that Cumbria police could lose skilled officers after the number of people quitting more than doubled

Headteacher's joy

Mayfield head Gillian Temple  photo The head of a special school has spoken of her delight that pupils and families are to benefit from a £33m investment

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130mph driver

Matthew Russell Hutchins photo A motorist has been banned from the road after he was clocked driving at 130mph on a bypass

Total warriors

Total Warrior photo SLIDESHOW More than 7,000 competitors took part in this weekend’s Total Warrior event near Shap

Case setback

John Armstrong photo The trial of a Cumbrian man forced to remain in India has been hit by yet another delay

Sweet drink

Mint cake liqueur photo A sweet much-loved by mountaineers and explorers for its high energy, is being reinvented as an alcoholic liqueur

Also in the news

Man accused of drugs offence at Kendal Calling

A man has appeared in court accused of possessing cocaine with intent to supply at the Kendal Calling festival.

Sport latest

McAvoy: Whitehaven fear no-one in Super 8 showdown

Scott McAvoy photo Whitehaven captain Scott McAvoy says his side fears no-one ahead of the start of their Super 8s campaign against Featherstone Rovers on Sunday.

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