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4 hrs ago | Thewestmorland Gazette

Beacon of hope for hospice fund-raisers

'Beacon' is an online community-based shop where a percentage of every sale goes directly to St Mary's Hospice, Ulverston.

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5 hrs ago | Thewestmorland Gazette

a Fisherman trapped on a sand bank in Morecambe Bay sparked a call out for rescuers today (Sunday).

Barrow RNLI and Ulverston Inshore Rescue attended this afternoon's incident near the River Leven estuary on the Flookburgh sands.

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9 hrs ago | News and Star

Ex-Carlisle mayor's life wrecked by nuisance neighbour

Builder Phillip Cochrane, of Harker Park Road, Harker Park, Carlisle, was found guilty after a trial at the city's magistrates court of harassing Mrs Geddes He had denied the allegation that he deliberately shone his work van headlights on full beam into Mrs Geddes' house during the early hours.

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13 hrs ago | Thewestmorland Gazette

The Westmorland Gazette: Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service seeks on-call firefighters

At 11.53am on Saturday, firefighters were called to a report of a fire on a railway embankment off Wellheads Lane near Sedgwick, Kendal.

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14 hrs ago | News and Star

Couple launch campaign to pay for life-changing operation for daughter

A desperate couple have launched a A 25,000 fundraising campaign to pay for a life-changing operation for their little girl.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Medicine, Health, Cerebral Palsy

15 hrs ago | Thewestmorland Gazette

Grange gears up for historic vehicle day next month

THE Dales and Lakes Historic Vehicle Day returns to the Memorial Playing Fields, Grange-over-Sands, on Sunday August 10. Over the last 19 years, the event has raised thousands of pounds for local charities.

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15 hrs ago | Matlock Mercury

Her father's courage shone during all his life

The proud daughter of First World War hero Fred Greaves of north Derbyshire is preparing to mark the centenary of the outbreak of the conflict.

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18 hrs ago | Thewestmorland Gazette

The Westmorland Gazette: Single mum-of-two fined for striking police officer in the face

AN apprentice mechanic received a six-month ban after driving his car without due care and attention and with no insurance.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Scotland has the power to dismantle a 300-year union which saw our soldiers march together

Sunday Mirror columnist Carol Malone says: "our finest hours down the centuries have been together but maybe the marriage really is over" In the end it will all come down to two little words.

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Related Topix: Europe, United Kingdom, Central County, Scotland, Strathclyde County, Scotland, Tyne and Wear County, England,

Thewestmorland Gazette

Mass meeting in Bowness as clock ticks down on parking charges decision

CAMPAIGNERS have gathered on The Glebe in Bowness today in a show of strength against on-street parking charges before a crunch decision is made next week.

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News and Star

Immigration officials arrest three in north Cumbria raids

They spoke to staff working at the businesses to establish whether they had the right to live and work in the UK.

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The Cumberland News

Community unites to help Cumbrian woman speak

A community has united in its efforts to raise money to help a 24-year-old woman who has never spoken a word in her life.

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Thewestmorland Gazette

Planning applications submitted to the Lake District National Park Authority

Ambleside : Addition of balcony to holiday letting flat adjoining main part of house, at Chanctonbury, Hawkshead Hill, for S. Saczek; confirmation of compliance with condition no.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, The Lakes, MN,

Fri Jul 11, 2014

North-West Evening Mail

South Cumbria services affected as workers walk out

PICKET lines were formed by disgruntled public sector staff as they walked out in bitter disputes with the government over pay, pensions and spending cuts.

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West Cumberland Times and Star

TV's Coast films in West Cumbria

In a show fronted by presenter and archaeologist Mark Horton, the programme will look at the excavations taking place at Camp Farm.

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News and Star

Cumbrian farmer fined for ignoring cow's eye cancer

A farmer has been fined for one of the worst cases of animal neglect seen by a veterinary inspector during his 34 year career.

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Thewestmorland Gazette

Kirkby Stephen man sentenced after police internet chat room 'sting'

A MAN who arranged to meet 'a 13-year-old girl' via an internet chatroom was caught out by the police, a court heard.

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News and Star

New plans to put brakes on speeding drivers in west Cumbria

Speeding drivers could be forced to slow down under a raft of new proposals to improve safety on Cumbria's roads.

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Thewestmorland Gazette

Rat infestation shuts Cumbrian brewery - 4,000 litres of beer to be...

Rat infestation shuts Cumbrian brewery - 4,000 litres of beer to be thrown away and 600kg of malt and grain seized Breaking news Rat infestation shuts Cumbrian brewery - 4,000 litres of beer to be thrown away and 600kg of malt and grain seized Rat infestation shuts Cumbrian brewery - 4,000 litres of beer to be thrown away and 600kg of malt and ... (more)

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Thewestmorland Gazette

300 runners and waist-high water as fundraisers take on Morecambe Bay

THREE hundred runners raced through thigh-deep waters and strong head winds across the sands of Morecambe Bay for CancerCare.

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