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Carlisle mental health nurse accused over woman's death

A mental health nurse failed to take away a suicidal patient’s stash of powerful painkillers before she killed herself, a tribunal heard.

Last updated 2 July 2014
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Fourth time lucky for Cumbrian housing scheme

Plans for 24 new homes in Cockermouth are one step away from getting the go-ahead – despite being refused three times previously.

Last updated 2 July 2014
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Cumbrian man accused of helping friend escape

A teenager has appeared in court accused of helping a friend get away while police were looking for him.

Last updated 2 July 2014
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No convictions in 55% of Cumbrian rape cases

Fewer than half the rape cases reaching court in Cumbria are ending in a conviction – but prosecutors are recording top results in other key crime categories. (20 comments)

Last updated 2 July 2014
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Hundreds sign petition calling for new Cumbrian bypass

Hilary Harrington photo The fight for a new bypass to stop traffic causing misery to people living in Workington has moved up a gear.

Last updated 2 July 2014
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Young mum’s terror at firework attack on her home

A young single mum has spoken of her horror after a lit firework was pushed through her letterbox while she and her toddler daughter were upstairs in bed.

Last updated 1 July 2014
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Fixed penalty notice for man arrested in 'gunshots' drama

A man has been given a fixed penalty notice for throwing a firework in a public place.

Last updated 1 July 2014
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I broke my neck and spine but I’ll be back, pledges Cumbrian triathlete

Alistair Robinson photo A professional triathlete who fractured his skull and broke his neck and spine has revealed how he hopes to compete again.

Last updated 1 July 2014
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Former Cumbria council boss’s ‘sickening’ golden handshake

andy jillstandsdfsdf Cumbria County Council is facing a barrage of criticism after it was revealed its former chief executive walked away with a “sickening” £400,000 payoff. (31 comments)

Last updated 1 July 2014
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Music and drama festival is town’s very own Glastonbury

Cockermouth Live photo SLIDESHOW The streets of Cockermouth came alive with the sounds of music, drama, story-telling and much more.

Last updated 1 July 2014
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Second Keswick Midsummer Festival a huge success

Keswick festival photo SLIDESHOW A week-long festival ended on a high after days of exceptionally good weather.

Last updated 1 July 2014
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Man bit away chunk of flesh from partygoer's face, Carlisle court told

A man has appeared in court accused of biting and tearing off part of another man’s right eyebrow.

Last updated 1 July 2014
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Carlisle flasher ordered to sign Sex Offender's Register

A 25-year-old man who exposed himself in front of a vulnerable man in Carlisle will have to sign onto the Sex Offenders' Register for five years after being sentenced in court today.

Last updated 1 July 2014
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All-female election shortlist for Workington would be 'wrong'

Len Davies photo An all-female shortlist to be Workington’s next MP would be the “wrong move” according to a leading member of the town’s Labour Party.

Last updated 1 July 2014
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Progress on nuclear reactor plans hailed by Cumbrian council boss

Elaine Woodburn photo The latest step towards a major nuclear development in Cumbria has been greeted as fantastic news for the county.

Last updated 1 July 2014
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Deadline approaches for bids to buy Lake District mountain

Debbie Cosgrove photo It is just 24 hours until the closing date for bids for a Lakeland peak.

Last updated 1 July 2014
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Bones found in garden during army grenade operation

An investigation was launched after bones were found buried in a garden during an operation to deal with an unexploded grenade.

Last updated 1 July 2014
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Cumbria council could take over parking enforcement

Cumbria County Council logo Parking enforcement across Cumbria could be brought under county council control following a review of how new on-street parking charges will be controlled. (15 comments)

Last updated 1 July 2014
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Carlisle dance students take over city centre with flash mob

Carlisle dance flash mob photo Shoppers in Carlisle were stopped in the street when dance students took over the city centre.

Last updated 1 July 2014
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Cumbrian dance school ready for West End debut

Kerryann Wilson photo A teacher is set to make her West End singing debut during the summer holidays – along with 60 others at the dance school where she has been a pupil for more than 20 years.

Last updated 1 July 2014
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