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Wednesday, 20 August 2014

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Cumbrian rescue team leader frustrated by inconsiderate fell walkers

Penny Kirby photo A group of walkers has been criticised after calling for help on top of the fells – and then forgetting to tell rescuers they were safe.

Last updated 19 August 2014
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Disqualified drink-driver who crashed car jailed

A disqualified driver has been jailed for 120 days after taking a car and crashing when over the drink-drive limit.

Last updated 19 August 2014
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Owner denies dog was dangerously out of control

A dog owner has denied an allegation that her pet attacked a young boy in Wigton.

Last updated 19 August 2014
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Drink-drive man admits causing death of Cumbrian pub manager

Ryan Glendinning photo A man faces a “significant” jail sentence after he admitted causing the death of a Caldbeck pub manager while driving under the influence of alcohol.

Last updated 19 August 2014
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Cash cuts lead to axing of Cumbrian bus services

Stagecoach bus photo Many evening and Sunday buses will be axed from September 8 because Cumbria County Council is withdrawing subsidies for loss-making services.

Last updated 19 August 2014
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Work on Carlisle Airport revamp could start within weeks

Carlisle airport photo Work on the long-awaited £20 million redevelopment of Carlisle Airport could begin in six weeks – provided there is not another legal challenge to the planning approval granted by councillors.

Last updated 19 August 2014
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Carlisle men admit conspiracy to supply drugs

Two Carlisle men have admitted their part in a plan to supply illegal drugs, including cannabis.

Last updated 19 August 2014
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Carlisle man accused of sex assaults on women

Iain Hamilton photo A court heard how a Carlisle woman was subjected to a string of sexual assaults from the same man during the early 1990s.

Last updated 19 August 2014
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Cumbrian man admits sex charge

A man has admitted causing or inciting a girl to engage in sexual activity.

Last updated 19 August 2014
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Man found dead at Sellafield nuclear plant

Sellafield photo An investigation has been launched after the sudden death of a man at Sellafield.

Last updated 19 August 2014
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Yobs smash Cumbrian church’s Great War memorial window

A World War One remembrance window in a Maryport church has been smashed by vandals.

Last updated 19 August 2014
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Teenager missing since last week is found safe and well

A Cumbrian teenager whose disappearance last week sparked a police appeal has turned up safe and well.

Last updated 19 August 2014
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Family and friends raise cash for brave Carlisle girl

Courtney Walsh photo The bravery and determination of a young leukaemia sufferer inspired family and friends to organise a fundraising fun day.

Last updated 19 August 2014
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BGT winners Collabro sign new album in Carlisle

Collabro photo Devoted Collabro fans queued in Carlisle to meet the pin-ups, as the group chose the city to launch their debut album.

Last updated 19 August 2014
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Traffic and wildlife fears as another Workington housing scheme unveiled

The proposed site Nearly 300 more homes could be built as a potential building boom for Workington continues to gather pace.

Last updated 19 August 2014
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Hundreds attend Megacon event in Carlisle

Megacon photo Sci-fi characters rubbed shoulders with superheroes at Megacon, an annual event that bills itself as a celebration of “all things nerd”.

Last updated 19 August 2014
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Cumbria police staff fall foul of force's social media policy

Paul Duhig photo Police officers and civilians made racist and threatening comments on Facebook and Twitter, sent friend requests to victims of crime and uploaded images of colleagues in “compromising positions”, new details show. (2 comments)

Last updated 19 August 2014
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Baby boy flown to Newcastle hospital after being run over

A 15-month-old boy was airlifted to a Newcastle hospital with serious injuries after being run over by a car.

Last updated 19 August 2014
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Carlisle woman dies after routine operation at city hospital

Lisa Watson photo A woman died after contracting an infection following gallstone surgery at Carlisle’s Cumberland Infirmary.

Last updated 18 August 2014
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Cumbria police investigate 'arson attack'

Police are investigating a suspected arson attack

Last updated 18 August 2014
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