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Friday, 22 August 2014

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News round up

Cumbria county councillors reject allowances increase

Stewart Young photo County councillors have knocked back a proposed increase to their own allowances – instead opting to implement a series of cuts in payments.

Last updated 20 June 2014
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Live music and theatre at Stepping Stones festival

Stepping Stones photo The fun of live music and theatre has been shared with a new generation as part of a north Cumbrian festival.

Last updated 17 June 2014
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

TV's Fiona Bruce finds den of antiquity at north Cumbrian castle

Antiques Roadshow photo Historic items once belonging to nobility made their way home to be valued in front of more than 1,000 people as the Antiques Roadshow rolled into Cumbria.

Last updated 13 June 2014
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Cumbrian farmers appeal against slurry lagoon decision

Slurry lagoon photo Campaigners are gearing up for another fight against controversial slurry lagoon plans that triggered a record number of objections.

Last updated 13 June 2014
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

On-street parking charges a huge mistake, says Carlisle MP

johnstevenson1111 An MP says county council chiefs are making a huge mistake by forcing through controversial parking charges.

Last updated 7 June 2014
Published by http://www.newsandstar.co.uk

Cumbrian woman smashes her London Marathon target in dad’s memory

mbruth1 Having signed up to run the London Marathon in memory of her dad, Ruth Forster had to raise a daunting £2,000.

Last updated 6 June 2014
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Cumbrian woman battling illness launches internet auction

Sammy Armstrong photo A young woman battling several rare illnesses is launching an internet auction to help a fundraising appeal.

Last updated 6 June 2014
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Ray Bloxham reflects on a year as Carlisle's first citizen

mbray1 Having been fascinated by history and tradition for many years, Ray Bloxham is now officially part of it.

Last updated 6 June 2014
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Pair step in to take the helm at Carlisle's Trinity School

mbtrinityheads Two deputy headteachers are taking over the running of the county’s largest secondary school. The governors of Trinity School in Carlisle have appointed Sheila Johnston and Derek Kay as co-headteachers for the 2014-15 academic year which will start in September.

Last updated 6 June 2014
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Carlisle's community hospital to close

rhouse1mw Carlisle's community hospital will close – and without any public consultation. (1 comment)

Last updated 6 June 2014
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Pencil factory tour offered at Keswick auction

A charity auction takes place in Keswick next week with a tour of the Derwent Cumberland Pencil Company offered as a prize.

Last updated 4 June 2014
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Dog warning for Appleby Horse Fair

The RSPCA has urged anyone heading to the Appleby Horse Fair this weekend to leave their dogs at home.

Last updated 4 June 2014
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Cumbria council's new £10m headquarters move step closer

Carlisle photo A £10 million move that would revive rundown Botchergate is a significant step closer. (28 comments)

Last updated 30 May 2014
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

No quick fixes for local NHS despite £47 million hospitals bailout

David Rogers photo A health boss has warned there is no quick fix for the challenges facing the local NHS, despite news of a £47 million bailout for north Cumbria’s debt-stricken hospitals.

Last updated 30 May 2014
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Protest group logs number of lorries using main Cumbrian road

Bill Finlay photo An action group – set up to tackle the increasing numbers of large lorries using the busy A596 – says it will be compiling a list of complaints to send to local councils.

Last updated 30 May 2014
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Cheerleaders, canine capers and bands at Upperby Gala

Upperby Gala photo Revellers old and young gathered to eat ice cream, sit in the sun and take in the fun at a gala day.

Last updated 28 May 2014
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

North Cumbrian village turned into circus for annual festival

Hayton scarecrow festival A Brazilian football star, trapeze artists and a fortune teller have all made a village their home for the week.

Last updated 28 May 2014
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Penrith's Winter Droving will be biggest yet

Winter Droving photo This year’s Winter Droving event in Penrith is set to be the biggest and best yet.

Last updated 27 May 2014
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Man cut free by firefighters after two-car crash in Gretna

Firefighters cut a man free from his car after a serious crash.

Last updated 24 May 2014
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

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