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  1. LETTER: Keep the magistrates' court in Kendal Keep the court in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Keep the court in Kendal I write as ex-Leader of Cumbria County Council along with my colleague, Peter Naylor, a former Chairman of the county council. The closure of Kendal Magistrates' Court, along with that at Workington, will leave only Barrow and Carlisle with a court presence.

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  2. Get rid of parking charges, says councllor PARKING charges should...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Ben Berry, Conservative councillor for Windermere, has set-up a 'Free Our High Street Parking' petition to remove parking charges after a Welsh town where parking meters were vandalised saw a 50 per cent increase in footfall. It follows a statement released by Marcus Jones MP, which said: "Unfair parking fines push up the cost of living and undermine high streets.

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  3. Electric dream: Battery power makes light of a stunning stretch of the C2C coast-to-coast cycle routeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    I had cycled it before many times and remember being grateful for a puncture on my last ascent. Not far ahead a group of lycra-clad road-crunchers were grinding their way up.

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  4. Workington man admits scrap metal chargesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | News and Star

    However, the eight-month jail term given to William Bishop, 38, was suspended for two years by a judge at Carlisle Crown Court. Bishop pleaded guilty to handling stolen goods on two occasions last year.

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  5. Woman in hospital after serious M6 crashRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | News and Star

    A woman motorcylist has been taken to hospital with "serious" injuries after a crash on the M6 which closed the busy road in both directions. Emergency services were called to the scene of the crash on the southbound carriageway between junctions 38 at Tebay services and 37 at Sedbergh.

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  6. Grange-over-Sands goes mad for crazy golf as new course opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Designers, creators, volunteers and funders were invited to the 'teeing off' ceremony. They included Robin Le Mar, the inspiration behind the original design, with its theme of landmarks and features in and around the Edwardian seaside town, and local blacksmith and engineer Philip Dalton, who developed the design further.

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  7. Street collection boost for NSPCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A STREET collection held in Grange-over-Sands in aid of the National Society for the Protection of Cruelty to Children raised A 189.85. Remember you are personally responsible for what you post on this site and must abide by our site terms .

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  8. Two lanes of M6 closed in each direction between J36-39 after motorbike crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    INitially the whole of the motorway was closed in both directions between Junctions 36-39 but police have just said that one lane in each direction is now open. A police incident investigation is now under way following the incident, which involved a motorcyclist at 12.39pm today south of junction 38 at Tebay.

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  9. Fears over Carlisle court's ability to cope if west Cumbria magistrates closedRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | News and Star

    Questions have been raised over a Carlisle court's ability to cope if an influx of cases are transferred from Workington. A cost-cutting proposal which would see west Cumbria's only magistrates' court close has been met with fierce opposition from those who claim the justice system would fail if court cases were dealt with outside the community.

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  10. Motorway closed after crashRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Lancashire Evening Post

    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. Diversions were in place, with the motorway closed in both directions between J36 at Kirkby Lonsdale and J39 at Shap.

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  11. What's On Guide: July 30 to August 5Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Whitehaven News

    Keswick : Wainwright: A Love Letter to the Lakeland Fells, Keswick Museum and Art Gallery, until November 8. Young Arts Schools Exhibition, Theatre by the Lake, until August 31. Whitehaven : Michael Burke, St Begh's Social Club, second and fourth Thursday in the month, 8.30pm to 11pm. Cathy's Karaoke, The Whittington Cat, Sundays, 7pm.

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  12. Young adventurers scale heights to help nurses' trustRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | News and Star

    Young adventurers overcame blisters, mosquito bites and itchy World War One uniforms to conquer 42 peaks and 66 miles - but their journey is only just beginning. Wearing authentic World War One uniforms and even carrying a stretcher, brothers Euan, 18, and Arran Scott, 21, the sons of mountaineering legend Doug Scott, and six of their friends scaled Skiddaw, Blencathra, Helvellyn, Scafell Pike, Great Gable and many other fells in six days.

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  13. Charities boosted by donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    THE Kirkby Lonsdale branch of the RNLI has thanked everyone who made a donation on its Flag Day, which raised A 676.08. Meanwhile, The Kendal Support Group of Save the Children collected A 143.91 on the street of Grange-over-Sands.

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  14. 144 job vacancies in tomorrow's Westmorland GazetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Find out all about the latest job vacancies in Kendal - and elsewhere in South Lakeland, Furness, Eden, north Lancashire and North Yorkshire - in The Westmorland Gazette As well as all your usual jobs adverts, there are special lists of those vacancies which have previously only appeared online. They are listed by job type - including Health Care; Education; Construction; Accounting; Admin/Clerical and so on - and will include details of the company, the role, location and the salary.

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  15. Process Operations Trainer/AssessorRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Business in Wokingham

    JOB TITLE: Process Operations Trainer/Assessor LOCATION: Ulverston, Cumbria SALARY AND BENEFITS: £25,600 & competitive package COMPANY INFORMATION: Our client is an Ofsted Outstanding Grade 1 training organisation, based in the North West of England. The company was established in June 2000 by 5 partner companies who are leading companies primarily within the nuclear industry.

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  16. 250 runners take part in X Border Challenge to CarlisleRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | News and Star

    But at the weekend their place was taken by more than 200 runners, ranging from the elite to the complete beginner. They were all taking part in the X Border Challenge - pronounced cross border a race which covers 10km or just over 6.2 miles, from the Greens Hotel in Gretna to Kingmoor Park in Carlisle.

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  17. Talented potters head to Cumbria for country's most prestigious showRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | News and Star

    More than 100 of the world's most talented potters came to Cumbria over the weekend for this year's ever-popular Potfest. And at least 4,000 visitors are believed to have been drawn to the three-day ceramics festival at Hutton-in-the-Forest.

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  18. Trio convicted of major drugs conspiracy centred on Eden stately homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    THREE men have been convicted of involvement in a major drugs conspiracy which centred on a stately home in the Eden Valley. Dean Cameron, 53, Philip Branigan, 32, and Charles Neophytou, 47, denied playing roles in a plot based at the Grade II-listed Flass mansion in Maulds Meaburn, near Penrith.

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  19. Workington teen stole from dad and grandadRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | News and Star

    His crimes included a burglary at the home of his grandfather in Whitehaven. The court heard he broke into the house between June 26 and 29 and stole a safe containing cash, two passports, two chequebooks and a credit card.

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  20. Major cash and carbon savings as solar panels start producing electricity on South Lakeland HouseRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    BOSSES at South Lakeland District Council are watching weather forecasts with enhanced enthusiasm after a new solar panel array on their main offices began producing electricity. The panels harnessing the sun's energy on the roof at South Lakeland House are predicted to pay for themselves in nine years and save the authority A 122,000 over the 20 year lifespan of the project.

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