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38 min ago | Thewestmorland Gazette
A DISABLED woman believes she was the target of would-be thieves who 'inadvertently' let her blind dog loose in South Lakeland.
38 min ago | West Cumberland Times and Star
The councillor, who represents Harrington on Workington Town Council and Allerdale council and is chairman of Harrington Residents' Association, spoke at the county council's local committee last week.
The summer sunshine is set to sizzle on until at least the weekend with forecasters predicting temperatures in Cumbria could reach 26C today..
At a meeting today members of South Lakeland District Council's Cabinet voted to begin a second six week consultation on a draft development brief for land at Cross-a-Moor, Swarthmoor.
A TEACHING assistant required reconstructive sur-gery on her foot after a smash which saw a 63-year-old man drive his vehicle head-on into her car on the A65.
A SCHOOL bus driver who injured everybody on board when he crashed into a heavy goods vehicle has admitted dangerous driving.
The Planning Inspectorate has ruled in favour of community co-operative Baywind Energy and their partners Infinergy by approving the repowering of Furness Wind Farm, at Harlock Hill, near Ulverston.
Controversial plans to build a 50-berth marina along with a 60-bed hotel in Carnforth have been given the green light.
VIKING STRIFE: Warring Vikings 'invaded' a South Lakeland village at the weekend - drawing big crowds over two days to see what life was like in an ancient settlement.
Residents of a Carlisle street have won a lengthy battle against problem trees - while others claim they have been ignored.
Pigeon fanciers across Cumbria are waiting for scores of birds which failed to return from a race which started in the Lancashire town of Garstang.
Children currently living near Sellafield or Dounreay nuclear plants are not at an increased risk of developing cancer compared to peers in other parts of Britain , researchers have said.
Controversial plans for a new A 9.41m leisure centre in Workington have been given the go-ahead by Allerdale council planners.
A crash between a police vehicle and a car in Cumbria has been referred to the Independent Police Complaints Commission.
UPDATED: Parking meters plans for Bowness, Ambleside and Kendal now 'on ice' after Tories call it in Coun James Airey, leader of the Conservatives on the county council, confirmed this afternoon that his group is formally seeking a review of the decision - called a 'call in'.
A man from Cleator Moor charged with 17 sexual offences spanning a 35-year period has had his case sent to the crown court.
BRITISH Transport Police officers have released a CCTV image of a youth they want to speak to after a bike was damaged at Grange-over-Sands rail station.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 01:58 am
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