Cumbria County, England Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. LETTER: Thanks for looking after 'our wolf'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    The account of the restoration of the wolf's skeleton conserved at Kendal Museum is a reminder that even rarer locally extinct species once inhabited our area. In 1844 J Ruthven reported that while examining 'a limestone cavern beautifully covered with translucent stalactites' on Arnside Knott he discovered 'amongst debris of bones, claws and teeth, fragments of hyenas and brown bears'.

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  2. Exotic animals take trip on Heysham ferryRead the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | Lancaster Guardian

    Silvery Gibbons, two Lynx and two Capybara are some of the more unusual passengers which travelled on the Heysham to Isle of Man ferry this summer. The animals, which travelled from Heysham to Douglas on Ben-my-Chree, were all bound for the Curraghs Wildlife Park.

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  3. Exotic animals take trip on Heysham ferryRead the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | 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. Silvery Gibbons, two Lynx and two Capybara are some of the more unusual passengers which travelled on the Heysham to Isle of Man ferry this summer.

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  4. Midwife suspended over Joshua Titcombe deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | ITV

    A midwife has been suspended for nine months for her role in the care of a baby who died from a serious infection after being treated at a beleaguered maternity unit. Joshua Titcombe was one of 11 babies to die after being treated at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Trust in a nine-year period.

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  5. Join tour of farms and learn about willowRead the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    FARMERS are invited to consider willow as a low input, low maintenance crop which can be grown on marginal land to provide a profitable diversification. Iggesund Holmen Group and The Farmer Network have organised a tour of farms in Cumbria on Monday where willow crops are at varying stages.

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  6. New records are set for Beltex breeds at saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    Grant and Gemma Anderson with their young son, Lewis, and Topflite Al Pacino, their Beltex shearling ram, which sold for 60,000gns Topflite Al Pacino, a shearling ram from Grant and Gemma Anderson sold for 60,000gns to Paul Tippets and Christine Williams for their Hackney and Wilodge flocks, Shifnal, Shropshire. Mr Anderson was shocked at the price: "I never expected anything like this - I knew he was an excellent tup as he has always stood out within his group and is a great example of the breed and when he was clipped he showed his true potential."

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  7. On the trail of Swallows & AmazonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Radio Times

    As thousands of children since 1930 have discovered following in the footsteps of the Walker siblings is an adventure in itself. Whether out of mischief or pragmatism, author Arthur Ransome patched together the lake in his classic Swallows and Amazons stories, blending his favourite corners of Coniston Water, Windermere and Derwentwater.

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  8. New portrait unveiled for one night only as Wordsworth heads to JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A NEW portrait of William Wordsworth was unveiled for just one night in the Lake District before heading for a major exhibition in Japan. The painting of Wordsworth with the Japanese poet Matsuo Basho is the work of Hideyuki Sobue, who now lives in Cumbria, and was commissioned by the Kakimori Bunko Museum in Japan.

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  9. WALK: great views in all directions from the top of Place FellRead the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    THIS moderately hard fell walk offers great views in all directions from the top of Place Fell. The return along the side of beautiful Ullswater captures the splendour of the Lake District's second largest lake, with the opportunity of two refreshment stops along the way.

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  10. Calls for improvements to A590 following spate of accidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Over the past seven weeks a teenage cyclist was flown to hospital in a critical condition after a crash near Levens, a man was cut free from his car after a collision at Newby Bridge and a 58-year-old was injured in a three-car smash at Swarthmoor. The road, which stretches from junction 36 of the M6 to Barrow, is not only a concern for drivers, but for business owners and cyclists.

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  11. Youth has its day as Cleckheaton win at YMCARead the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    CLECKHEATON, playing their first pre-season friendly of the season, have reclaimed the John Bower Memorial Trophy after a 17-5 victory at Huddersfield YMCA. YMCA had won the silverware for the previous three seasons, but found themselves 10-5 behind at half-time after tries by the visitors' Andy Piper and Keiron Downs.

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  12. Midwife Holly Parkinson faces being struck offRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Daily Mail

    Midwife who was responsible for blunders which contributed to the death of a nine-day-old baby at a scandal hit maternity unit faces sanctions A midwife faces sanctions over her fitness to practice relation to her role in the care of a baby who died at a scandal-hit maternity unit. Premature Joshua Titcombe, from Dalton-in-Furness, was one of 11 babies to die after being treated at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Trust over a nine-year period.

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  13. A Level joy for Anglesey girl left with broken spine after tree fell on herRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | IcNorthWales

    Amy Brookes from Menai Bridge got straight As and in a terrific boost she is now sitting up in her hospital bed after horror accident at Plas Newydd Amy Brooke, right, with her friend Ffion Wyn Davies, who was with Amy when the tree fell on top of her Amy Brookes who broke her spine after a tree fell on her is on the road to recovery and able to sit up in bed. Amy Brooke received another boost yesterday as her A-level results arrived at her hospital bedside, the three A grades securing her place at university.

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  14. Midwife faces being struck off over care of baby who died at nine days oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Somerset County Gazette

    A midwife faces being struck off in relation to her role in the care of a baby at a beleaguered maternity unit. Joshua Titcombe was one of 11 babies to die after being treated at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Trust in a nine-year period.

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  15. Ward confident of Championship survivalRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | Oldham Chronicle

    MICHAEL Ward, who's been at Oldham RLFC since he was 16, is looking forward to playing for his hometown club again next year . . . in the Kingstone Press Championship.

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  16. Teenager accused of neglecting her babyRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | Blackpool Today

    Davis, now of Helmside Road, Oxenholme near Kendal, Cumbria was bailed to appear at Preston Crown Court on September 16 by District Judge James Hatton sitting at Blackpool Magistrates Court. We are unable to send your welcome email at this time.

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  17. Contracts awarded for repair of flood-damaged bridges in CumbriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Cumbria County Council has announced the first in a series of contracts that will see a total of A 25million invested to help repair damaged roads and bridges across the county this year. Although significant repair work has already taken place, the extent of the damage was so severe that a range of contracts have now been approved that will see an additional and substantial programme of recovery work.

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  18. SurpriseRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 17 | TrekEarth

    The surprise here that it is the picture from the TE-Meeting in Cumbria but from 2011. It was wonderful meeting, the first with UK members and me as as a foreigner, organized by Richard.

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  19. Westmorland Football League season kicks off again this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Kendal United, who finished second last season, travel to Wetheriggs United. Kendal have had a hectic off season, which has seen Simon Hansen take over the team, after the departure of Brian Fleming.

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  20. The Ginney Country Guest HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | FarmingUK

    Relax in our tastefully Converted Traditional Lakeland Bank Barn & Gincase, built in the 1700s from local stone, with original open oak beams. Situated in a tranquil village setting on the edge of the Lake District and Eden Valley, close to the market town of Penrith and within easy reach of the M6, just off J41.

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