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Winds up to 101mph as Cumbria hit by power cuts

January snow photo High winds have brought down power lanes causing a spate of power cuts.

Last updated 15 January 2015
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Five led to safety from Carlisle house fire

Five people were led to safety after fire broke out at a house in Howe Street, Carlisle, late on Wednesday.

Last updated 15 January 2015
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'More ambulances needed to cover Cumbria' claim

Ambulance photo Thirty more ambulances are needed to cope with increasing demands across Cumbria and the north west, it is claimed. (5 comments)

Last updated 15 January 2015
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Police investigate sex assault on bus

A woman was sexually assaulted on a Stagecoach bus between Workington and Penrith, police say.

Last updated 15 January 2015
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Mystery death of Cumbrian baby could be examined by new inquest

The mystery death of a Cumbrian baby, who died more than two years ago, could be examined again by a new inquest.

Last updated 15 January 2015
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Parking at north Cumbria's hospitals 'not fit for purpose'

Cumberland Infirmary photo Car parking at North Cumbria’s hospitals is not fit for purpose, says a health watchdog. (30 comments)

Last updated 15 January 2015
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Carlisle man told ex he'd get her down aisle, even if he had to use shotgun, court told

A man charged with harassment told his estranged partner: “I’ll get you down the aisle, even if it’s by using a shotgun”, a court heard.

Last updated 15 January 2015
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Kendal Calling music festival gets go-ahead to expand

Kendal Calling photo A Cumbrian music festival has won approval for a major expansion that will see its audience capacity grow to 35,000.

Last updated 15 January 2015
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Woman taken to hospital after crash in Cumbria

A woman was taken to hospital yesterday after a car crash in Cumbria.

Last updated 15 January 2015
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Council pours cold water on call to scrap Carlisle Fireshow

Carlisle Fireshow photo Councillors have rejected a suggestion to put a halt to Carlisle’s annual fireshow. (31 comments)

Last updated 15 January 2015
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Power cut in Penrith

More than 100 homes are without electricity in Penrith tonight.

Last updated 14 January 2015
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Call for urgent talks over NMP Sellafield decision

Whitehaven RL deal photo Community leaders in west Cumbria are calling for meetings with nuclear chiefs.

Last updated 14 January 2015
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44 Cumbrian jobs go as part of MoD cuts

Forty-four jobs are going – more than half the workforce – at a Cumbrian military site. (3 comments)

Last updated 14 January 2015
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Cumbria council leader: Merging services would help save cash

Stewart Young photo Merging services – including firefighters, health trusts and councils – would help save cash-strapped Cumbria vital money.

Last updated 14 January 2015
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Cumbrian woman conquers fears to star in TV dating show

Jen Chambers photo A Cumbrian woman aims to spread the word that everyone can find love as she appears in a new TV dating show.

Last updated 14 January 2015
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Cumbrian fell life to reach peaktime audience

Terry Abraham photo A unique movie showing a year in the life of England’s highest peak will soon make its debut on mainstream television.

Last updated 14 January 2015
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Paddington Bear film boost for Cumbrian marmalade festival

Jane Hasell-McCosh A festival that has helped make Cumbria the worldwide centre for all things marmalade is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year.

Last updated 14 January 2015
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Cumbria's Old Age Pedallers pushing back the years

Cyclists photo It is time to don the stretchy sports gear and hit the pedals if you want to improve your health and age in the best possible way.

Last updated 14 January 2015
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Fishing crisis looms as Cumbrian river stocks plummet

Andy Gowans photo Salmon fishing in the region will face lean years in the future unless something is done to improve the fish’s survival rate at sea.

Last updated 14 January 2015
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Police hunt Aspatria woman

Police have renewed an appeal to help trace an Aspatria woman who failed to appear in court.

Last updated 14 January 2015
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