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Monday, 06 July 2015

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Thousands line streets for Whitehaven's annual carnival

Whitehaven carnival photo Carnival-goers enjoyed a whistle-stop tour of the United States, Tanzania and the magical land of Oz – without ever leaving Whitehaven.

Last updated 6 July 2015
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Thunderstorm delays start but Talkin Tarn regatta soon back on track

mbtalkin12 Thunder delayed the start but rowers still gave their all at Talkin Tarn, as hundreds gathered to compete at the annual regatta.

Last updated 6 July 2015
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Cumbrian husband unlawfully killed his wife, inquest rules

Meryl Parry photo A dementia-stricken woman was unlawfully killed by her husband as he struggled to care for her, a coroner has ruled.

Last updated 6 July 2015
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Lifebuoys missing from banks of north Cumbrian river

River Esk photo Lifebuoys were missing from the banks of the River Esk when a man drowned after diving in to save his daughter.

Last updated 6 July 2015
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More volunteers wanted for Cumbria's life-saving Blood Bikes

Blood Bikes photo A group of motorcyclists who perform a vital role ferrying blood supplies across Cumbria is seeking more volunteer riders.

Last updated 6 July 2015
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Plans for more homes look set to go ahead

Bob Slack photo More new homes are likely to be built near The Fitz in Cockermouth.

Last updated 6 July 2015
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My father was a decent man, son tells inquest

John Michael Parry photo The son of a pensioner who confessed to smothering his dementia-stricken wife told an inquest his father was a decent man.

Last updated 6 July 2015
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Women's fashion chain to open store in Carlisle

Another plus-size women’s fashion retailer is opening in Carlisle.

Last updated 6 July 2015
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Man made threat to kill ex-partner, Carlisle court told

A man who threatened to kill his ex-partner has been spared a prison sentence.

Last updated 6 July 2015
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Call for action as schoolchildren attacked by gulls

Jericho school photo Terrified children are being forced to run for safety as nesting seagulls dive-bomb them on their way into school.

Last updated 6 July 2015
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Cumbrian man jailed after stealing trainspotter's camera

A convicted drug dealer has finally been jailed after throwing away a “last chance” he was given by a judge.

Last updated 6 July 2015
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New Carlisle supermarket to open on Thursday

Aldi Carlisle photo Aldi's latest Cumbrian supermarket is set to open its doors on Thursday.

Last updated 6 July 2015
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Electricity back on in Carlisle power cut homes

AROUND 800 homes left without power this afternoon have had their supplies restored.

Last updated 5 July 2015
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Wife's tribute to 'amazing dad' who died on way home from gym

John Birch Little photo The wife of Carlisle businessman John Little has paid tribute to an "amazing dad" following his sudden death from a suspected heart attack.

Last updated 5 July 2015
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Attack man avoids immediate jail term

A woman was cut with a knife by a man who had stabbed himself moments earlier, a court heard.

Last updated 5 July 2015
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Madness pull in bumper crowd for Carlisle Racecourse gig

Madness photo Pop band Madness helped to attract the biggest crowd of the year - more than 7,500 - to Carlisle Racecourse last night. (1 comment)

Last updated 5 July 2015
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Princess Alexandra to officially open Cumbria's Museum of Military Life

A museum will be opened by a royal visitor during a whistle-stop tour of north Cumbria.

Last updated 5 July 2015
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Carlisle primary pupils raise £1,000 for Cancer Research UK

Stanwix cancer run photo It was a case of “on your marks, get set, go” for pupils at a Carlisle school as they took part in an end-of-term run with a serious cause.

Last updated 5 July 2015
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Man charged in Lakes murder inquiry

Police have charged a man with the murder of Gordon James Smith, whose body was found at an address in Windermere on Wednesday.

Last updated 5 July 2015
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Global support for Cumbrian brain surgery teenager

Daniel Gordon support photo 6 There was a sea of purple as students, bin women and even a number of dogs donned the colour in support of a brave teenager.

Last updated 5 July 2015
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