Cumbria County, England Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. 'Ferocious rugby' from Kirkby LonsdaleRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 29 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    IF EVER there was a game of two halves this was it as fourth placed Rossendale got things under way against confident Kirkby at Underley Park. Kirkby took the ball cleanly but number seven Stu Storey was injured in the first minute and had to limp off, with Callum Little coming off the bench as Kirkby applied the early pressure.

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  2. Work could start on new Kendal hotel in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A planning application to transform the redundant shopping centre into a 69-bedroom hotel with 88 one-bed residential apartments, was given the go-ahead by council planners today.

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  3. Woodland has new owner after auction in BroughtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    THREE lots of land and property near Millom, on the edge of the Lake District National Park, fetched and exceeded their guide prices at auction. The public sale at Victory Hall, Broughton-in-Furness, saw 12 acres of land at Gornal Ground, near Thwaites, sell for 70,000 - above the guide price, at just over 5,700 per acre.

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  4. TV stars' visit shows lido's potential as film location, claim campaignersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    FILMING of a new ITV drama at the Grange Lido last week shows the facility could regularly earn valuable revenue as a setting for location filming. That is the claim of the group campaigning to restore the currently disused facility, which has been closed for almost three decades.

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  5. National Science extravaganza hits Cumbrian SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    The event, which featured its freezing Super Cool Show, was brought to the schools around the county by the University of Cumbria in a bid to encourage more students to study science to A-Level and beyond. Vice Chancellor Julie Mennell says that there are shortages of science and engineering graduates in the county and that jobs in these fields are set to grow at double the rate of other occupations in the coming years.

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  6. Woman died after leaving vehicle on M6Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A WOMAN who ran an antiques shop in Cumbria died after straying onto the M6 in the early hours of the morning. An inquest at Kendal County Hall heard Highways England traffic officers noticed Tatiana Grieve's unlit vehicle on the hard shoulder of the southbound carriageway just south of junction 36 at Crooklands shortly after midnight on December 19 last year.

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  7. Memories that stay in your mind foreverRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    David Wilcock, 78, of Leighton Buzzard, who was born in Kendal and who lived there until 1964 remembers growing up in the town. I was born on the second day of 1940 and lived at 27 Kirkland with my mother, Margaret Wilcock, nee Stewart, my dad Norman and my grandmother, Mrs Stewart, who ran the boarding house.

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  8. Calendar photographs capture farming seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A BROTHER and sister have come together to thank their loyal customers with a special gift for the new year. Ulverston agricultural contractor Stephen Gelderd and his sister Clare, a professional photographer, have been working hard to produce a 2019 A3 calendar as a token of thank you for the festive season.

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  9. Dragons won't release Widdop before 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | The Age

    Gareth Widdop has guaranteed he will be at St George Illawarra next season, but his future beyond that remains shrouded in mystery. Widdop is contracted to the Red V for the next three years, but has expressed a desire to finish his career in the Super League.

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  10. Chamber steps up campaign to ensure Cumbria benefits from HS2Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    CUMBRIA Chamber of Commerce is stepping up its campaign to ensure the county benefits from a new high-speed rail link. HS2 will see trains travelling at up to 225mph on a new high-speed line from London to Wigan before continuing on the existing West Coast Main Line to Scotland.

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  11. South Lakeland planners warned not to keep ignoring officers' adviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    New figures show SLDC has been taken to appeal six times after decisions by its planning committee over major planning applications. The planning committee, consisting of 18 councillors, has been told that it needs to improve or the council could be stripped of its powers.

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  12. Best friends banned from talking to each other for 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Metro UK News

    A judge banned two best friends from speaking to each other for 10 years in a dramatic bid to stop them terrorising their neighbourhood.a a Kane Hull, 25, and best friend Callum Kerr, 23, were even told they would be breaking the law by communicating to each other on Facebook or Twitter.a Carlisle Crown Court heard the pair were behind a social club brawl on October in Wigton, Cumbria, likened to a something from the 'wild west'.a a Kane Hull and best friend Callum Kerr were even told they would be breaking the law by communicating to each other on Facebook or Twitter. A police officer arrived to find 'smashed glass, blood on the floor, glass everywhere, tables over turned and people screaming.'

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  13. Parking space in seaside resort sells for A 55,000 but driver have...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Mail on Sunday

    Parking space in popular seaside resort St Ives sells for A 55,000 - even though it's so narrow that car doors can only be opened on one side A A 55,000 parking space in a seaside resort popular with the middle classes has been snapped up - despite drivers having to climb out via the passenger door. The buyer of the covered space in St Ives, Cornwall, has been warned by estate agents that once parked in the tiny space they won't be able to open their door.

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  14. Talks to provide 300 'affordable' homes in the Lake District have taken placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    File photo dated 02/09/08 of people outside an estate agent's window. A survey suggests that seven in 10 renters think they would need a lottery win to afford to buy their own home.

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  15. Citizens Advice Column: 'The new family next door is becoming a nuisance - what can I do?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Q: A family has moved in to the house next door and is being a nuisance, yelling late at night over a loud television and leaving bin bags strewn over the front of the house. I don't want to antagonise them in case they become threatening.

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  16. Kirkby Lonsdale butchers make World Championship Scotch Pie shortlistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    President of the Scottish bakers Ronnie Miles at the judging for the 20th annual World Championship Scotch Pie Awards in Dunfermline. DALES Traditional Butchers Ltd of Kirkby Lonsdale has secured a slot on the shortlist of the 20th World Championship Scotch Pie Awards.

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  17. Kendal town chosen for ITV seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    KENDAL town centre will be making a feature in the new ITV thriller series Deep Water as film crews set camp in the square. Over the past two days the market square has briefly been turned into a film set for the new series.

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  18. South Lakes water quality rated 'excellent'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    WATER quality at every designated bathing water location in South Lakeland has been rated 'excellent' by government inspectors for the fifth consecutive year. Officials from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs have notified South Lakeland District Council that all four sites on the lake at Windermere have received the top rating for the coming 2019 bathing season.

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  19. Brewery Arts Centre appoints new restaurant managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A FORMER British champion skier who swapped the slopes for catering management is aiming to take the Brewery Arts Centre to the pinnacle of Kendal's range of restaurants. Kerry Gossio has taken over as the manager of the Brewery's refurbished Vats Bar and Grainstore Restaurant and she is planning to use her experience heading up some of the best-known eateries in South Lakeland to revamp the menu and service at the venue.

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  20. Helping hand to preserve coastal landmarks around BritainRead the original story

    Monday Nov 26 | Xinhuanet

    Coastal communities around Britain were given a million pound boost on Monday, with government funding to help restore coastal landmarks. Projects to receive money from the fund include seven grade II-listed Esplanade shelters in the coastal resort of Weymouth, funding to help restore two 19th century lighthouses in Whitehaven in northern England.

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