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Hit-and-run driver jailed for nine-and-a-half years

15 November 2017 - 11:19am

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A man who crashed a stolen car into a cyclist leaving him with life-threatening injuries has been jailed today for nine-and-a-half years.

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Barrow locals pledge to stay active

14 November 2017 - 9:23pm

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In the lead up to Self-Care Awareness Week, Barrow locals learnt about the importance of keeping moving into later life to increase their number of active years.

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The South (featuring members of The Beautiful South) to play Workington Carnegie Theatre

14 November 2017 - 8:50pm

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When great British pop institution, The Beautiful South split in 2007, some members of the band didn’t feel ready to hang up their microphones or instruments just yet…

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Highly qualified judge convicted of serious fraud offences

14 November 2017 - 7:00pm

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A North Yorkshire based Solicitor and Deputy District Judge has been convicted of several fraud offences. Keith Shaw, 37 of Sleights, Whitby, appeared at Westminster Magistrates Court yesterday

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Workington woman sentenced for council tax fraud

14 November 2017 - 6:07pm

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Allerdale Borough Council has successfully prosecuted a local woman for the non-payment of Council Tax. The case, which was heard on Monday 13 November at Workington Magistrates Court

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Keswick’s Royal Oak turns over new leaf

14 November 2017 - 5:49pm

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The Royal Oak, Keswick, has a new look following a substantial refurbishment. Around £350,000 has been spent transforming bedrooms at the inn

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Quantum Leap kids club opening in Whitehaven

14 November 2017 - 5:37pm

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A FUN-PACKED kids’ club is opening its doors for budding young scientists, historians and naturalists in 2018. The Quantum Leap club, based at The Beacon Museum, Whitehaven

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One tonne log cutter stolen in Wigton saw mill raid

14 November 2017 - 5:30pm

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Police are investigating the theft of a wood cutting machine from J G Robinson Saw Mill on Wallace Lane, Brocklebank, Wigton.

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Police probe Workington burglary

14 November 2017 - 5:24pm

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Police are investigating a burglary which occurred at some time between 1.30am on 26/10/2017 and 10.30am on 27/10/2017 at an address in Adams Road in Workington

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“A brilliant debate” – 5th Kendal Rainbows meet Tim Farron

14 November 2017 - 5:18pm

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“A brilliant debate – everybody had their say and everybody listened respectfully to others while they spoke – much better than the Commons” is how Tim Farron commented

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South Cumbria drug dealer sentenced to almost 5 years

14 November 2017 - 5:08pm

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A South Cumbrian dealer who laundered almost £45,000 in drugs money to Spain has been sent to prison.

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Innovative Lake District app will be ‘first of its kind’ in the area

14 November 2017 - 5:04pm

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A pioneering app has recently been launched in a bid to drive more visitors to enjoy everything the Lake District has to offer.

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Siblings jailed for over 19 years for brutal attack in Carlisle

14 November 2017 - 4:40pm

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Three members of the same family have been jailed for sustained and unprovoked assaults committed following a party in a Carlisle social club.

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Council highlights taking antibiotics when you don’t need them puts you and your family at risk

14 November 2017 - 4:28pm

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As the Chief Medical Officer and experts around the world warn of a “post-antibiotic apocalypse” and “the end of modern medicine”

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VIDEO: Cumbria Roads Policing officer praised for their quick-thinking on M6

14 November 2017 - 4:22pm

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Officers from Cumbria Police’s Mobile Support Group were forced into swift action yesterday afternoon (13 Nov) after a HGV shed two tyres on the motorway.

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Concern for missing Whitehaven man

14 November 2017 - 4:16pm

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Police are concerned for a man who has gone missing from the Whitehaven area. Jamie Johnstone, aged 25, from Whitehaven, has been missing since 11am this morning

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Boy, 17, seriously injured in Burnley attack

14 November 2017 - 3:41pm

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Detectives have launched an investigation after a 17-year-old boy suffered a fractured skull following an assault outside a Burnley nightclub.

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Trial date set in case of man accused of attempted murder

14 November 2017 - 3:33pm

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THE case of a pensioner accused of attempting to murder his wife in South Cumbria has come before a judge.

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Schoolgirl sexually assaulted near Hebburn Comprehensive School

14 November 2017 - 3:28pm

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Police in South Tyneside are appealing for information following a sexual assault on a pupil as they walked to school.

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Pedestrian killed in Gateshead truck collision

14 November 2017 - 3:23pm

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Police have confirm they are dealing with a fatal collision in Gateshead. The collision involving a truck and pedestrian happened at just after 11.15am on Durham Road

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