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  1. Community vote to determine controversial plan for Lake District zip wire attractionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A VILLAGE vote will determine whether a developer submits a controversial planning application for a zip wire attraction in the heart of the Lakes. More than 100 residents from Glenridding and the surrounding area packed into the village hall for a heated public meeting to discuss plans by Brockhole-based Treetop Trek's to create four, mile-long zip wires in the valley.

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  2. 'Upside-down waterfall' in CumbriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | ITV

    The scene at Stainmore, near Kirkby Stephen, is one of the prettier as the Atlantic 'storm bomb' batters the north west of England. By using this site, you agree we can set and use cookies. For more details of these cookies and how to disable them, see our cookie policy .

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  3. College give leaders a real scare in cup meetingRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    DIVISION One league leaders Galgate scraped past basement club College AFC in the first round of the Sam Price Memorial Cup. The game was close throughout with chances at a premium with either side capable of winning, but it was a single strike from Chris Gardner that won the game for Galgate.

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  4. Poulton go top as Green are hit for sixRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Lancashire Telegraph

    Seedall picked up the November prize after guiding Hurst Green to the summit of Division One - but a shock 6-0 defeat at title rivals Poulton brought the Ribble Valley lads crashing back down to earth. Carl Eastwood and Max Landless led the charge with two goals each, while Steve Ralston and Jason Dean piled on the agony further as off colour Hurst Green surrendered top spot.

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  5. South Lakeland solicitor facing alleged A 670,000 fraud chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A SOLICITOR accused of committing fraud of more than half a million pounds will face a judge at the Crown Court. Stephen John Ellis appeared at South Lakeland Magistrates' Court yesterday facing 15 charges of fraud allegedly committed between May 2010 and October 2013.

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  6. Start date for A 2.3m Penrith roads schemeRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | News and Star

    Work starts next month on a A 2.3 million road scheme designed to help future business growth in Penrith. The project, to improve access to the Gilwilly Industrial Estate and Eden Business Park, will be carried out in two areas.

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  7. Nostalgia Gallery: Snow in South CumbriaRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | North-West Evening Mail

    IT can be as hazardous as it is beautiful - and there may be more than a sprinkling of it come the end of the week. As we today delve into our picture archives to bring you wintry pictures from the last 20 years, forecasters are predicting snow.

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  8. Last Act: Eileen Stanning was the last customer at Barclays Bank in Ambleside before it closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    THE last customer at Barclays Bank in Ambleside before it closed was the wife of one of its former managers. With two minutes to go before the end of an era, Eileen Stanning, 82, decided to mark the closure at mid-day Friday by popping along and making a withdrawal.

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  9. Four year old Owen Regan with his winnings from Kirkby Lonsdale Christmas Fair weekend.Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    KIRKBY Lonsdale got into the festive spirit for the switch-on of the town's lights at its Christmas Fair weekend. Santa, complete with real reindeer, put in an appearance and thrilled the crowds as he moved along the streets magically switching on the lights.

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  10. Boost to rare butterflies after planners give green light for peat bund in Rusland ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A RUSLAND Valley project aimed at reversing the fortunes of a species of butterfly facing extinction has been given the thumbs up. Planners at the Lake District National Park Authority gave the green light to create a 25cm peat bund around the perimeter of Hay Bridge Moss, at Bouth, near Ulverston.

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  11. Taylor gets a ride on Santa's sleighRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Cravenherald.co.uk

    The five-year-old was the lucky winner of a raffle to ride with Santa in his sleigh, pulled by live reindeer, Troy and Pancake. Crowds lined the streets on Friday night as the Kirkby Lonsdale Queen Elizabeth School Samba Band led a procession of dancers, children with lanterns, lots of Frozen characters and carol singers from Ingleborough Community Centre to The Square.

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  12. Ambleside man banned from drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    DANE John Williamson, 24, of Wansfell Tower Court, Ambleside, has been banned from the road for 19 months after pleading guilty at South Lakeland Magistrates' Court to driving while disqualified on Compston Road in the town. The court heard that he had 85 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath - the legal limit being 35. We want you to enjoy your visit to our website.

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  13. Cumbria man accused of Kenyan girlfriend's murder released from jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Daily Mail

    'My 11 days of Hell': Briton accused of murdering Kenyan girlfriend he met on Facebook is released from squalid jail where he lost two stone in two weeks and didn't have a single shower Carl Singleton , 41, from Millom, Cumbria, has been released without charge pending an inquest into the death of student Ashley Agumbi , 22 A British man accused of murdering his girlfriend has been freed after 11 days of 'hell' in a Kenyan jail. Carl Singleton, 41, from Millom, Cumbria, has been released without charge pending an inquest into the death of student Ashley Agumbi, 22. Mr Singleton said he'd lost two stone during his time in prison, surviving on a bowl of porridge a day.

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  14. Heroin haul seized from car on motorwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | Morecambe Visitor

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Two people have been charged with conspiracy to supply Class A drugs following a 100,000 heroin discovery by police.

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  15. Broadband ruling 'called in'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Last month, Cumbria County Council's Labour and Lib Dem Cabinet agreed to remove Dent from the main roll out of superfast broadband under the Connecting Cumbria project. The idea was to allow for a community project, Fibre GarDen, to deliver its own network, which plans to service more properties than the current plans from Connecting Cumbria.

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  16. M-Sport: We have no plans to pull out of CumbriaRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | News and Star

    Although the firm may consider moving testing out of the county if it's unsuccessful in gaining planning permission for a cutting-edge new centre, it has no plans to move completely. The firm is waiting for a new date to be set for an Allerdale council planning committee meeting that will decide whether an expansion of its Dovenby Hall headquarters, near Cockermouth, can go ahead.

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  17. Cumbria family take action against Thomas Cook after contracting SALMONELLARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Mail on Sunday

    Around the world on A 6.50 A DAY! Student circumnavigating the globe for A 2,000 by living in roadside slums and cooking over open fires Dubai becomes the first Arab destination to use Google Street View in a bids to become one of world's most visited cities by 2020 Perfect for a Bond baddie! Inside the A 80m superyacht complete with helipad, cinema, swimming pool and its own SUBMARINE Hanging out with Sting, Tilda and Lenny on a starry starry voyage on the Queen Mary 2 Lisa Snowdon keeps it pure and simple on a detox break in Koh Samui Checking In: Ever-young model Twiggy on grey days in Spain, family trips to Mauritius, and the peril of leaving suncream in luggage The little French city with the big celebrity factor: Why a long weekend in brilliant Biarritz is a chance to mingle with the stars 'Cyber terrorism may replace the hijacker and bomber and become the weapon of choice': ... (more)

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  18. Bid to give brave Barrow girl a special Christmas before her heart opRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | North-West Evening Mail

    A BRAVE four-year-old Barrow girl who is awaiting her third major open heart surgery has been nominated as a Christmas Star. Do you know an inspirational child you think deserves an early visit from Father Christmas? Click here to nominate them Mia Wilson has seven different heart defects, the rare Oculo-auriculo-vertebral spectrum, a syndrome which affects the left side of her face and other conditions.

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  19. Travel disruption, flood alert as strong winds hit CumbriaRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | News and Star

    High winds have hit the county and there are flood alerts in place for areas around the River Eden and River Irthing and on the coast from Silloth to St Bees. There is still a 50mph speed restriction in place for trains travelling along the Barrow-Carlisle coast and people can expect to face 20-minute delays.

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  20. Power restored to hundreds of homes in CumbriaRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | News and Star

    Properties in a number of areas were hit by a blackout last night after a power line was brought down A spokeswoman for Electricity North West confirmed that while most power cuts were not weather related, a line brought down by weather or branches in Longtown has affected 17 homes that are still without power.

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