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Saturday, 12 July 2014

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Schoolchildren approached by elderly man

Police in Carlisle are asking people to be vigilant after a man, believed to be aged between 60 and 70, approached and spoke to children from a primary school while they were on their morning break.

Last updated 12 July 2014
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Sex offender caught after trying to meet girl he befriended online

A CUMBRIAN sex offender was caught after trying to meet a 13-year-old girl he had befriended online.

Last updated 12 July 2014
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Immigration officials arrest three in raids

IMMIGRATION officials raided three premises in Carlisle and Penrith.

Last updated 12 July 2014
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Man who died after falling from pylon named

A WORKER who died after falling from an electricity pylon near Carlisle has been named.

Last updated 12 July 2014
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Controlled explosion to take place at Cumbrian airbase

A controlled explosion will take place at RAF Spadeadam, near Brampton, today which will involve a large fireball shooting around 3,000 feet into the sky.

Last updated 12 July 2014
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Mountain biker airlifted after collapsing

A mountain biker from the USA was airlifted to hospital after he collapsed on fells east of Ullswater.

Last updated 12 July 2014
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Fire crews deal with major blaze at waste recycling site

Cumbria waste fire photo VIDEO & PHOTOS Firefighters worked into the night to fully extinguish a major fire at a Carlisle recycling centre. (31 comments)

Last updated 11 July 2014
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Safety and hygiene concerns at north Cumbrian GP practice

Dalston Medical Group surgery photo Shocking safety and hygiene standards at a north Cumbrian GP practice have been slammed by inspectors who have ordered urgent improvements.

Last updated 11 July 2014
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Takeaway boss jailed for employing illegal worker

A takeaway boss who employed an illegal immigrant has been jailed for 10 months.

Last updated 11 July 2014
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Reopening of Cockermouth Main Street hits snag

Celebrations have been put on hold after mains problems delayed the reopening of Cockermouth’s Main Street.

Last updated 11 July 2014
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'Outstanding' award for Cumbrian rally boss Malcolm Wilson

Malcolm Wilson photo Cumbrian rally legend Malcolm Wilson has received an award for his Outstanding Contribution to the Motorsport Industry during a special ceremony at the House of Lords.

Last updated 11 July 2014
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Change necessary if West Cumberland Hospital to improve

Jeremy Rushmer photo Patients in west Cumbria have been warned change is vital if the failing Whitehaven hospital is to improve.

Last updated 11 July 2014
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Girl airlifted to Newcastle hospital after hit and run

A young girl has been flown to a north east hospital after a hit and run in west Cumbria.

Last updated 11 July 2014
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Alderman honour for long-serving former Allerdale councillors

Rourke and Musgrave photo Two long-standing civic figures are to be honoured for their significant work in the community.

Last updated 11 July 2014
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Brave girl, four, comes to rescue after mum badly hurt in fall

Hero girl photo A brave four-year-old came to the rescue after her mum was seriously injured in a fall at their village home.

Last updated 11 July 2014
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New plans to put brakes on speeding drivers in west Cumbria

Speeding drivers could be forced to slow down under a raft of new proposals to improve safety on Cumbria’s roads.

Last updated 11 July 2014
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Man sparks major hunt after going missing on honeymoon in Malaysia

kemppossibly1107 A west Cumbrian man sparked a major police hunt after he went missing while on his honeymoon in Malaysia.

Last updated 11 July 2014
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Cumbrian farmer fined for ignoring cow's eye cancer

A farmer has been fined for one of the worst cases of animal neglect seen by a veterinary inspector during his 34 year career.

Last updated 11 July 2014
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Cumbrian woman denies robbery charge

A woman has denied robbing a man of a haul including an air pistol.

Last updated 11 July 2014
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Cumbria to lose one of its two coroners

Ian Smith photo Cumbria is set to lose one of its two coroners later this year leaving only one to cover the whole of the county – but council bosses say that services will be unaffected.

Last updated 10 July 2014
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