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Reiver

It was over in a flash

Congratulations to Rafael Nadal, who yesterday won his second Wimbledon title.

Last updated 5 July 2010
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Time for the border watch

The campaign to change the clocks in England to create lighter nights is back on the agenda at Westminster.

Last updated 5 July 2010
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Fine heads of hair

Hairy Bikers photo You could be forgiven for thinking that the Hairy Bikers have just acquired another member, in the shape of Cumbria blues man Olly Alcock.

Last updated 28 June 2010
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It’s too late for England, but not for the cauli

The unmistakable sound of a bandwagon being jumped on has reached Reiver’s ears.

Last updated 28 June 2010
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How we can make MPs feel at home

Carlisle's new MP John Stevenson used his maiden House of Commons speech to urge the government to move Whitehall departments from London to the Border City.

Last updated 28 June 2010
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Nun resists trombone temptation

Anyone who has ever worked on a newspaper knows the printed word’s potential for mishaps.

Last updated 21 June 2010
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Glory to Carlisle United in the highest

Anyone concerned about England’s prospects in the World Cup might like to consider the power of prayer.

Last updated 21 June 2010
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Mind the wallpaper!

Rose Castle, the 14th-century home of the Bishop of Carlisle, faces an uncertain future.

Last updated 21 June 2010
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... and it doesn’t involve this...

THE roads are alive with the sound of drilling. At least they soon will be, again.

Last updated 14 June 2010
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I suppose it beats my Cowell statue idea...

REGARDLESS of whether you agree with it or not, surely it must gladden the heart to see work finally underway to widen and repave Castle Street, in Carlisle.

Last updated 14 June 2010
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Keogh forever!

A TATTOO is for life, not just for a football tournament.

Last updated 14 June 2010
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Doctor Who alters New Balance of the universe

New Balance is justifiably proud of its status as the only major sportswear firm to make shoes in the UK, at its factory in Flimby.

Last updated 7 June 2010
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Slade star Noddy relives unhappy time in Shap

Slade singer Noddy Holder has been rocking for more than 40 years.

Last updated 7 June 2010
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Should have worn your Cumbrian trainers Rory

New Penrith and the Border MP Rory Stewart has been tipped for the top by many.

Last updated 7 June 2010
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Come on Dave, stop this nonsense

The Tory-Lib Dem coalition has pledged to crack down on public sector inefficiency. (5 comments)

Last updated 31 May 2010
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Inter-faith coolness

Chris Bonington has been mentioned in a Guardian website debate. The subject was not mountains, but “cool names”.

Last updated 31 May 2010
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Wrong town, it’s Longtown

He may have one or two other things to think about at the moment. But Reiver wonders if David Cameron will ever be informed about the gap in his knowledge of Cumbrian geography.

Last updated 31 May 2010
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Place your bets please

If the Grand National didn’t make you a millionaire and you’re not sure where to splash your cash for the World Cup, perhaps it’s time to put your money on Jacob Polley.

Last updated 24 May 2010
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Renaissance? Dark Ages more like

It's a long list, but it seems there’s always room for another addition. Reiver is referring to ‘Things proposed for Carlisle that don’t happen’.

Last updated 24 May 2010
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Illegal immigration or showing initiative?

One of the past week’s more eye-catching stories was the tale of the 24-year-old Sudanese man found clinging to the underneath of a coach travelling through Cumbria from Dover.

Last updated 24 May 2010
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