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US company buys firm employing 72 Cumbrians

Pentagon Chemical Holdings, which employs 72 people at Northside, Workington, has been bought by a US company.

Last updated 4 November 2014
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Ex-Remploy workers still unemployed, survey shows

Most of the workers who lost their jobs with the closure of Remploy factories are still out of work, new figures show.

Last updated 4 November 2014
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Turkish food giant to take over McVitie's factory in Carlisle

McVitie’s factory photo McVitie’s and Jaffa Cakes maker United Biscuits is to be taken over by Turkish food conglomerate Yildiz Holdings in a deal believed to be worth £2 billion, it has been announced.

Last updated 3 November 2014
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Record number of Sellafield apprentices

Sellafield apprentices photo Sellafield is creating a record number of apprenticeships – and a quarter are female, seven times the average for the sector. (10 comments)

Last updated 3 November 2014
Published by http://www.newsandstar.co.uk

Electric car charging points on M6 near Carlisle

Rapid-charging points for electric cars are to be installed at Todhills services on the M6 between Carlisle and Gretna.

Last updated 1 November 2014
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Maryport firm creates special pitch for blind footballers

Blind pitch photo Maryport firm SIS Pitches has installed a special pitch for blind footballers at the FA’s National Football Centre.

Last updated 31 October 2014
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Carlisle lingerie shop in running for national award

Turnbulls shop photo Turnbulls Lingerie in Carlisle is in the running for a prestigious industry award.

Last updated 31 October 2014
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Best development award for Carlisle's Story Homes

Story Homes award photo House builder Story Homes has won a ‘best development’ gong at the UK Property Awards.

Last updated 30 October 2014
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Workington Jobcentre first in Cumbria to go digital

Jobcentre pad photo The Jobcentre in Workington has become the first in Cumbria to go digital. (1 comment)

Last updated 29 October 2014
Published by http://www.newsandstar.co.uk

Booths supermarkets bashing bigger rivals with profits boost

Edwin Booth photo Regional supermarket chain Booths has seen profits jump by 6.9 per cent, in stark contrast to the woes of bigger rivals Tesco, Sainsbury’s and Morrisons.

Last updated 29 October 2014
Published by http://www.newsandstar.co.uk

Cumbrian hotel's gym shortlisted for national award

Carolyn Graves photo A Cumbrian hotel is in the running for a fitness award for its gym facilities.

Last updated 28 October 2014
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Online surge fuels orders boom for Carlisle fancy dress firm

Struts photo Halloween is big business for the fancy dress and party retailer Struts, which is shipping ghoulish orders all over the world.

Last updated 28 October 2014
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Jobs go as Cumbrian Newspapers outsources distribution

The publisher of the News & Star has confirmed it is to outsource distribution of all its titles.

Last updated 28 October 2014
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Olympian and TV star reveal secrets behind their success

Sebastian Coe photo Olympian Lord Sebastian Coe and broadcaster Helen Skelton visited west Cumbria to tell Sellafield workers and school pupils what it takes to “safely and successfully deliver a vision”.

Last updated 27 October 2014
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Stobart Group shareholders agree package to double Tinkler salary

Andrew Tinkler photo Shareholders in Stobart Group have backed a new pay-and-incentives package that more than doubles the salary of chief executive Andrew Tinkler.

Last updated 27 October 2014
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Cumbrian sisters earn prestigious engineering awards

Sellafield engineers photo Sellafield engineer Lynsay Kelly has won an award from the Nuclear Institute, just after her sister was crowned “apprentice of the year” in the Golden Apples.

Last updated 24 October 2014
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Inspira lands new National Citizen Service contract

Mark Bowman photo A Cumbrian organisation which specialises in personal development and careers guidance programmes has won a bid to continue to run the successful National Citizen Service for teenagers for the next four years.

Last updated 23 October 2014
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Family building firm scoops three regional awards

Lattimer wins photo A north Cumbrian building firm has come out tops in the regional heat of a contest which recognises quality in the house-building industry.

Last updated 21 October 2014
Published by http://www.newsandstar.co.uk

40 new jobs on cards as KFC plans Carlisle drive-through

KFC logo Fastfood chain KFC is planning to open a drive-through restaurant in Carlisle, creating up to 40 jobs. (4 comments)

Last updated 21 October 2014
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Visits up at Pencil Museum in Keswick

One of Cumbria’s quirkiest tourist attractions has seen a surge in visitor numbers.

Last updated 21 October 2014
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