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Thursday, 04 June 2015

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Rockets' singer dies

A family is mourning the death of a talented singer who was one of the earliest members of legendary Carlisle rock 'n' roll band Rue and the Rockets

Dancing with stars

Diversity photo Children had the chance to work with members of one of the country’s most famous dance groups at a special workshop

Royal inspiration

Countess photo A Carlisle-based companyis hoping a visit by a member of the Royal Family will encourage more youngsters to join as apprentices

Academy delay

Stainburn school photo A six-month delay looks likely to hit the academy designed to replace two struggling west Cumbrian schools

Bird disappeared

Hen harrier police A rare hen harrier has gone missing from its nest site in Cumbria fuelling concern about the future of the endangered birds

Also in the news

Cumbrian murder suspect held in African jail

Carl Singleton photo A murder suspect has been refused bail by a high court judge on the grounds that he is a “flight risk”.

Looking for gigs

Emma Jones photo Emma Jones says she hopes her performances on Britain’s Got Talent will only lead to further singing success

Union concerns

Graeme Higgins photo A union chief has demanded to know why it took 15 years to identify “major flaws” in fire safety at Carlisle’s hospital

Site probe

Derek Davies photo An inquiry has been launched after claims of unauthorised work on a controversial housing development

Ferry on a steamer

Bryan ferry photo Former Roxy Music frontman Bryan Ferry rocked into Cumbria for a visit to one of the county’s most famous tourist attractions

New challenge

Kimberley Kidd photo A police officer who battled breast cancer is facing the possibility it has returned – as she prepares to take on a new challenge

Think pink

Carlisle LGBT photo Members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community gathered in Carlisle to promote advice services

Also in the news

Cumbria police: ‘We don’t snoop into people’s private conversations’

Andy Slattery photo A Cumbrian police chief has defended the force’s private data interception work, pointing out that it is not about “snooping” on people’s private conversations.

Carlisle United latest

Carlisle Utd talks with mystery buyer at advanced stage - Jenkins

Andrew Jenkins photo Carlisle United chairman Andrew Jenkins has revealed the club’s takeover negotiations with a mystery buyer are at an advanced stage.

Sport latest

Battered Whitehaven youngster Johnstone desperate to keep his place

Jordan Johnstone photo Bloodied Whitehaven youngster Jordan Johnstone says he is desperate to play his third game for the club this weekend after scoring his first professional try against Leigh on Sunday.

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