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Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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News round up

Talkin Tarn getting ready for first glampers

Talkin Tarn photo Talkin Tarn will welcome its first glampers this summer – and work is starting on making it easier to get around the attraction.

Last updated 27 February 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

New lease of life for Carlisle hotel as tourists begin to flock in

Milton Hilltop photo Bus loads of Chinese tourists have started arriving in Carlisle as a prominent hotel reopens.

Last updated 27 February 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Church's rejection of memorial breaks widower’s heart

Colin Porter photo A heartbroken husband has issued a plea to church bosses to relax the rules on what type of headstones are allowed in churchyards – so he can lay a permanent memorial for his wife.

Last updated 27 February 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Religious leaders say Cumbrian castle can play vital role in fighting extremism

roesevc4 A religious world leader believes a Cumbrian castle should be at the very heart of efforts to tackle Islamic extremism.

Last updated 20 February 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Bishop of Carlisle's Rose Castle to be put up for sale on open market

Rose Castle photo A mystery backer’s bid to buy a castle has been knocked back - dealing a major blow to hopes of securing its future.

Last updated 13 February 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Carlisle art students seize window of opportunity

Lanes art An artistic attraction has proved a hit with shoppers as well as a showcase for students’ success.

Last updated 6 February 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Fundraising student rises to Kilimanjaro challenge

 Charlotte Keers A student is preparing for a five-day expedition to Mount Kilimanjaro to raise thousands for charity. Charlotte Keers will be joining a group of 40 students who will be taking on the once in a lifetime expedition to Africa’s highest peak.

Last updated 6 February 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Cumbrian exhibition to focus on iconic Lakeland breed

herdexmw004 A year in the life of an iconic breed of Cumbrian sheep has been charted in a series of photographs.

Last updated 6 February 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

From the hills of India to north Pennines

train Rail enthusiasts are starting work on a special locomotive that they hope will run on a tiny railway.

Last updated 6 February 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Snow bring road chaos but heaps of fun for children

Sledging photo Heavy snow caused traffic chaos and school closures – but thousands of people took the opportunity to get out and make the most of an unexpected day off.

Last updated 30 January 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Carlisle woman's dream comes true as Collabro star makes it night to remember

Jodie Vasquez photo It was a dream come true for a young woman when she went backstage to meet boy band Collabro – all thanks to its Carlisle-born star.

Last updated 30 January 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

‘Golden triangle’ is starving us of cash, claim north Cumbria councillors

People in north Allerdale are getting a raw deal compared to their neighbours elsewhere in the borough.

Last updated 30 January 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Delight after north Cumbria slurry lagoon appeal ditched

James Bell photo Opponents of plans for a controversial slurry lagoon are celebrating “a victory for common sense”.

Last updated 30 January 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Wigton youth leaders off to see the Queen at garden party

Wigton youth photo Leaders of a youth organisation will once again be rubbing shoulders with members of the Royal family.

Last updated 30 January 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Carlisle man's incredible story of proud city factory

Alan Tucker photo It was a factory that employed 900 people at its peak and flew the flag for Carlisle all over the world.

Last updated 30 January 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

£1m for Carlisle college to lead the way in engineering

Moira Tattersall photo Carlisle College is to get a new state-of-the-art teaching facility which will both boost local industry and help train engineers of the future.

Last updated 30 January 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Cumbrian MP to raise dementia man’s dilemma in parliament

mmccmw The plight of a disabled Cumbrian man whose family are battling to have him cared for close to his family and friends may be raised in Parliament.

Last updated 16 January 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

New snow and ice alert for Cumbria

50072515F005 The Met Office is warning that ice and snow will affect Cumbria today and tomorrow.

Last updated 16 January 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Blood service gives real lift to Cumbria air ambulances

Bloodbikes photo Trauma specialists are now using techniques honed in war zones to help save Cumbrian lives.

Last updated 16 January 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Siege of Carlisle to come to life this summer

Siege of Carlisle photo Sword fighting, rocks thrown from castle walls and rousing speeches will help bring to life the famous Siege of Carlisle.

Last updated 13 January 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

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