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Saturday, 28 February 2015

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£32.5m Cumbria council budget cuts confirmed

Cumbria County Council has voted through a budget that will save £32.5m and see its share of the council tax rise for the first time in five years.

Last updated 19 February 2015
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Major store to open in huge revamped shopping centre

Lanes photo A major store is poised to open in Carlisle as The Lanes shopping centre undergoes a significant redevelopment.

Last updated 19 February 2015
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Cumbrian man to be tried for murdering his girlfriend

A man from Cumbria accused of killing his 22-year-old girlfriend will be tried for murder after a mental health report confirmed he is fit to stand trial.

Last updated 19 February 2015
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Police appeal for video footage after Cumbrian motocross death

Police are appealing for crucial video footage following the death of a popular motocross rider from Cumbria.

Last updated 19 February 2015
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Gang carried out crime spree in north Cumbria

Six travelling burglars embarked on a crime spree around north Cumbria, a court has heard.

Last updated 19 February 2015
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Police warn of advertisement scam

A bogus caller claiming to be from Cumbria Constabulary has been targeting businesses in the county for an advertisement scam.

Last updated 19 February 2015
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Woman attacked while walking dog in Workington

A woman was knocked unconscious by a man on a grassed area behind Coniston Close, Workington as she walked her dog.

Last updated 19 February 2015
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Sex attacker who hid in victim's bedroom jailed for nine years

Michael Anthony Graham photo A sex attacker who emerged from under his terrified victim’s bed to assault her has been jailed for nine years.

Last updated 19 February 2015
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£50,000 boost for junior rugby league in west Cumbria

The Community Foundations at Whitehaven and Workington Town are to receive £25,000 each from SKY TRY, a funding package secured by the Rugby Football League.

Last updated 19 February 2015
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Wembley legend Sol Roper star guest at Workington Town

Sol Roper photo Ex-Workington star Sol Roper will be the club’s guest of honour on Sunday as Town start a new initiative to encourage former players down to the Zebra Claims Stadium.

Last updated 19 February 2015
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Campaign to catch vandals wrecking Carlisle park

Rickerby Park damage photo A community group that looks after a Carlisle beauty spot has stepped up its campaign to prosecute reckless drivers who turn it into an eyesore.

Last updated 19 February 2015
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Drunken thug assaulted two police officers on Carlisle street

A thug who attacked two police officers on a Carlisle street had downed a litre-and-a-half of wine and eight pints of Red Bull and vodka.

Last updated 19 February 2015
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Carlisle Civic Centre set to get illuminated sign

Carlisle Civic Centre photo One of Carlisle’s most debated buildings is set to be given an even bigger presence in the city.

Last updated 19 February 2015
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Carlisle industrial estate becoming 'dumping ground'

Carlisle rubbish photo Mounds of rubbish are building up at an industrial estate in Carlisle and one business owner has had enough of the eyesore he and his customers drive past everyday.

Last updated 19 February 2015
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North Cumbria's hospitals will spend £16.5m on fill-in docs

Cumberland Infirmary photo Hospitals in north Cumbria will fork out an estimated £16.5m on temporary doctors this year – £10m more than three years ago.

Last updated 19 February 2015
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Woman accused of planting hairs in pub meal to get refund

A woman has appeared before magistrates in Carlisle accused of putting hairs in her pub meal so that she could get a refund.

Last updated 19 February 2015
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Cumbrian mountaineer dies after Helvellyn fall

A man found seriously injured on the Cumbrian fells has died in hospital.

Last updated 19 February 2015
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Body found on Carlisle estate

The body of a 36-year-old man has been found on a Carlisle estate.

Last updated 19 February 2015
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Workington Reds striker banned over tweet

WORKINGTON Reds striker Matty Tymon has been banned for three games after making a comment on a social media website about a female referee.

Last updated 18 February 2015
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£300,000 boost for Carlisle charity

A Carlisle youth club is celebrating a £300,000 cash boost.

Last updated 18 February 2015
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