Cumbria County, England Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Council leader hits out at racism and misogynyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Giles Archibald, leader of South Lakeland District Council, said he was saddened by the abuse and "shocked" by a recent racist rant filmed on Ryanair. Video footage captured on a flight between Barcelona and Stansted showed a man abusing an elderly woman has been viewed on YouTube more than 1.8 million times.

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  2. Supermarket Booths halves lossesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Booths in Ulverston has created a permanent collection point for Barrow foodbank Pictured: Booths Sign outside the Booths store in Ulverston, Thursday 10th March 2016 LEANNE BOLGER ... The company, which has six stores in Cumbria, reported a 5.5 million loss for the year ending March 31, 2018 - 8 million down on the losses posted in the previous year. Overall, turnover fell by 5.3m to 258m, down two per cent, although Booths were keen to stress that performance could not be compared year-on-year due to a 53-week period and "non-comparable Easter trading periods".

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  3. Devil's motor rally returnsRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    MORE than 60 vintage cars and 130 competitors took part in a motor racing rally in South Lakeland over the weekend. The Devil's Own Rally, an event that was over-subscribed in just over 24 hours, attracted entries from across the UK.

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  4. Staying in Morecambe's famous Midland Hotel is an experience to be savouredRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2018 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    If I had a pound for everyone who said that to me as I marvelled at the views from Morecambe's iconic Midland Hotel, I'd be a rich woman. I was with my husband on a short break to the Lancashire resort.

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  5. Ibis beat Windermere in penalty shoot-out in Benevolent Trophy clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    IBIS edged into the next round of the Benevolent Trophy after a dramatic 5-4 penalty shoot out victory against Windermere in a pulsating game at The Jubilee Playing Fields in Kendal. Both teams battled out a 3-3 draw after 90 minutes with Ibis scoring their goals through Josh Ford, Luke Deveney and Tyler Park.

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  6. Garage conversion at Foxfield, Broughton, rejected by plannersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    CONVERTING a garage into a one-bedroom house at Foxfield, near Broughton-in-Furness, would be "out of character" in the open countryside, planners decided. Plans by David Nicholl to alter and extend the detached garage at Sunny Hurst were rejected by South Lakeland District Council.

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  7. Ryedale celebrates success at Countryside LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2018 | Gazetteherald.co.uk

    Organisers say some 11,150 visitors attended over the two days, enjoying first class competitions and special guests Yorkshire Shepherdess Amanda Owen and Peter Wright of Channel 5's The Yorkshire Vet. Double Olympic British Showjumper Geoff Billington made his debut with breath-taking displays in the indoor equine arena.

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  8. New guide launched for over 55s in the LakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    MORE than 100 people joined together at the Ambleside Parish Centre for the multi-agency launch of a free comprehensive guide for the over 50s in the Lakes area. It has been created by Juliet Cunningham, the centre's Older Person's Project Co-ordinator, and edited by a team of local volunteers.

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  9. Faith Viewpoint: Manna House is on the moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    'MOVING home is more stressful than divorce!' We've all read those reports. Just imagine moving house when that house is 'home' to 40 to 50 people.

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  10. Tributes to Kendal homeless man by Manna House and People's CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    With his thick head of grey hair, he had become a well-recognised character in the town, especially at the Manna House drop-in centre for homeless and vulnerable people on Aynam Road. A rough sleeper, he was able to experience the comforts of home-cooked meals and hot showers at Manna House, where an informal memorial service was to be held this week.

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  11. 'For God's sake, save our high streets from giants that play the tax game'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2018 | Daily Mail

    James Daunt has already done the unthinkable. Twice. After setting up his small book chain and fending off Amazon in the 1990s he was persuaded to do it all over again.

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  12. River Kent rising as rain lashes South LakelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    There are amber flood alerts for the River Kent and River Bela, as well as the rivers Brathay, Rothay and Winster.

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  13. New board gives more information about Blawith quarryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A GEOLOGICAL interpretation board has been unveiled at Brown Howe Quarry, Blawith, near Coniston, by Richard Leafe, the Chief Executive of the Lake District National Park Authority. The quarry was worked for a pink rock related to Shap granite, which was used to surface local roads.

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  14. Ex-X Factor hopeful jailed for dealing crack cocaine and heroinRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2018 | The Daily Record

    Daniel Olakoko, 19, was a leader in a gang supplying narcotics to vulnerable teenagers and adults in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria. A London drill rapper who previously auditioned for The X Factor has been jailed for seven years for drug dealing.

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  15. Teenage apprentices set to become commis chefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    NINE teenagers from Cumbria and North Lancashire have stepped onto the first rung of their career ladder in the hospitality sector, thanks to a hotel group's training initiative. English Lakes Hotels Resorts & Venues has recruited the cohort to train as commis chefs as part of its 'Culinary Academy', which was set up in 2017.

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  16. Drill rapper who auditioned for X-Factor is jailed for seven years...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | Daily Mail

    'Are you the Queena or a princess?' Hilarious moment Robbie Williams' cheeky daughter Teddy, six, quizzes Fergie on her royal credentials at Princess Eugenie's wedding Drill rapper, 19, who auditioned for X-Factor and studied pharmacology at university is jailed for seven years after he trafficked girl 300 miles in county lines drug dealing scheme Daniel Olaloko, 19, from south London, was jailed for seven years for dealing heroin and crack cocaine in Barrow, Cumbria A drill rapper who auditioned for X-factor has been jailed for seven years for county line drug dealing of heroin and crack cocaine. Trigga T, real name Daniel Olaloko, 19, from south London , admitted to dealing the Class A drugs in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.

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  17. Laptop 'of Poppi Worthington's father' contains 'no evidence of crime', say policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | Daily Mail

    Inside the party: Eugenie and Jack's guests including Ricky Martin, Kate Moss and Demi Moore take to Instagram to reveal scenes inside the wedding party at Windsor Castle Laptop 'of Poppi Worthington's father' contains 'no evidence of crime', says police force slammed for botched investigation into toddler's death A laptop belonging to the father of Poppi Worthington and used on the night she died contains 'no evidence of crime', police have said. Paul Worthington, 50, told police he had viewed adult porn on the laptop, but officers did not seize the computer at the time.

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  18. Book review: Black Camp 21 by Bill JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    In the summer of 1968 like thousands of schoolchildren before and after me I found myself staying in a rusty Nissen hut in Perthshire. The occasion was an 'arduous training' camp organised for my school cadet group of which I was a reluctant, CND-supporting, member.

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  19. GSK cuts 200 U.K. manufacturing jobsRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2018 | Chemical and Engineering News

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  20. Tree falls on car near Kirkby LonsdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A car driver on the A65 near Kirkby Lonsdale had a very lucky escape when a tree fell on their vehicle during StormCallum today.

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