India's independence celebrated in Cumbria with dance special

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Keswick Show to bounce back from floods this Bank Holiday

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Ploughing match to raise cash for local charities

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New future on horizon for former auction mart site

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Mum's tribute to carers who became daughter's "best friends"

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3 of the best bungalows

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Revival planned for part of unused Carlisle building

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Sweet reward for Cumbrian runners

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Carlisle's Roman past to be brought to life with latest technology

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Thousands sample pageantry at Lowther Show

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Judges impressed with Cumbrian Britain in Bloom entry

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Billboards warning of hefty fines for littering go up around Carlisle

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Drop in number of BBC Radio Cumbria listeners

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Badger cull not ruled out in fight to tackle bovine TB outbreak in Cumbria

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Galleries
Back to 1971 and 1986 for more pictures from The Cumberland News' archives
The Roman cavalry display in Bitts Park, Carlisle. Turma, Latin for "swarm, squadron", was a cavalry unit in the Roman army of the Republic and Empire
Community Heroes Awards saw heroics in all of their forms recognised – from those who have gone to amazing lengths to support loved ones to others who have inspired many with their courage.
Action and fan pictures from Carlisle Utd's trip to Exeter in the League Two play-offs semi-final second leg. Exeter won on aggregate.
Images from 1972, 1974, 1976 and 1983 in this week's from our archives selection
Back to 1974, 1980 and 1983 for this week's pictures from our archives. Do you recognise anybody?
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