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Friday, 25 April 2014

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Big increase in life expectancy for everyone in Cumbria

Life expectancy for both men and women across Cumbria has continued to rise over the past decade, with women in some areas reaching an average age of 84.

Last updated 21 April 2014
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Vengaboys bringing Vengabus to Carlisle for Pride festival

Pam Eland photo The Dutch pop group Vengaboys are bringing their Vengabus to Carlisle.

Last updated 21 April 2014
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Hundreds sign Cumbrian parking charges petition within hours

Heidi Halliday photo A new petition against council plans to introduce on-street parking charges collected more than 300 signatures in less than 24 hours.

Last updated 21 April 2014
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Passers-by pull family from burning car after crash

A66 Threlkeld crash scene photo An off-duty paramedic has revealed how brave, quick-thinking passers-by pulled a family-of-five to safety from a burning car.

Last updated 21 April 2014
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Rail passengers hit by engineering work

Northern Rail is reminding passengers that services in Cumbria are affected by engineering works this weekend.

Last updated 20 April 2014
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Five years for sex attacker who sneaked into woman's flat

A sex attacker who got into a woman’s flat and groped her while she was asleep on the sofa has been jailed for five years.

Last updated 19 April 2014
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Walker hurt on Great Gable

A woman has broken her arm after slipping and falling whilst out walking on Great Gable.

Last updated 19 April 2014
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Three men and woman arrested in Carlisle after robbery

Silloth armed raid photo Armed police arrested three men and a woman in Carlisle after an alleged knifepoint robbery at a building society.

Last updated 19 April 2014
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Easter fun at Cumbrian castle

Ian Douglas photo A Cumbrian castle is putting on a colourful and fun-packed programme of Easter activities this Bank Holiday weekend.

Last updated 19 April 2014
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Cumbria's latest music festival to be silenced?

Toploader photo Police have objected to plans for a 3,000 capacity music festival in Aspatria this summer with concerns over crime and safety.

Last updated 19 April 2014
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Cumbrian drinks man attacked friend over loan cash

A man was knocked unconscious by a friend he owed money to after taking “too long” to pay it back.

Last updated 19 April 2014
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Summer opening for new Wetherspoon pub

Pub chain JD Wetherspoon has announced its new pub in Penrith town centre is set for a summer opening.

Last updated 18 April 2014
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Celtic Nation step up police security

Clair Fidler photo Security is being stepped up to stop football fans causing trouble by bringing flares and fireworks to matches in Carlisle.

Last updated 18 April 2014
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Cumbrian man jailed for eight years for knife attack on love rival

Jack Todd photo A knifeman has been jailed for eight years for repeatedly stabbing a love rival in a frenzied attack.

Last updated 18 April 2014
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Reward offered after cruel slaughter on Cumbria allotment

Investigations are continuing after ferrets, ducks and chickens were killed on a Penrith allotment.

Last updated 18 April 2014
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Carlisle man shows true grit to fight back from accident

A determined gas worker is set to return to work a year after nearly losing his life in a horror smash.

Last updated 18 April 2014
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Rare blood disorder means Cumbrian youngster has 'to be wrapped in cotton wool'

Jaydan Scott photo Bumps and bruises come with the territory as far as two-year-olds are concerned.

Last updated 18 April 2014
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Thief thanks Carlisle judge for jailing him

A criminal went to court to ask the judge to send him to prison.

Last updated 17 April 2014
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Cumbrian dad jailed after admitting incest

Incest charges pair photo A father has been jailed for 21 months after admitting committing incest.

Last updated 17 April 2014
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Police roadblocks in place after building society robbery

Cumberland society Silloth robbery photo Police roadblocks are in place following a robbery at a building society.

Last updated 17 April 2014
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