Cumbria County, England Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Farmer devastated by 'lazy' sheep rustlersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A SOUTH Lakeland farmer has been left devastated the by the loss of almost all his lambs after rustlers targeted his field less than a year after the he took over the farm. Andrew Page, of Lincoln's Inn Bridge Farm at Firbank, Sedbergh, had 24 Texel Mule lambs stolen from his land.

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  2. Royal honour for Furness foodbank volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Helpers from Barrow Foodbank and its two satellite branches at Millom and Ulverston received a crystal dome award and a letter from the Queen, presented by Lord-Lieutenant of Cumbria, Claire Hensman. The Lord-Lieutenant made the presentation and congratulated the team of dedicated volunteers, adding that they were doing 'something exceptional, turning people's lives around and making a real difference to individuals in the community' and urged the team to 'keep up the good work'.

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  3. Are these the ONLY twins with uncombable hair syndrome?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Daily Mail

    My mother the monster: Highly sexed yet aloof, Marlene Dietrich's flawless flamboyance was spellbinding. But, as her daughter reveals in this unflinching exposA , her glacial beauty hid a very ugly truth The girls who make people stop and stare because of their wild manes: Sisters are thought to be the world's ONLY twins with uncombable hair syndrome Nine-year-old twins are two of around 100 children worldwide with a rare condition that means their wild blonde locks are impossible to tame.

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  4. LETTER: It is ridiculous to expect pedestrians to share a pavement with cyclistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Please note the dictionary definition of 'pavement': UK US sidewalk a path with a hard surface on one or both sides of a road, that people walk on: I read the report about the proposed plans for a cycle way to be included in the pavement along Wildman Street at Kendal . I find it is beyond ridiculous to expect pedestrians to share a path/pavement - or should I say footpath - with a bicycle.

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  5. James Tyson was part of a potent Wharfedale back row at Hull Ionians Picture: Ro BurridgeRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2017 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    A LONG season awaits and last weekend's injury to scrum half Sam Gaudie was untimely, but James Doherty and Wharfedale are in a happy place at the moment. Following their 17-7 victory over Kirkby Lonsdale at The Avenue almost a fortnight ago and their 31-10 defeat at Hull Ionians last Saturday, in which there were many positives, head coach Doherty confessed: "People talk about Baldwin and Tincknell going, but the feeling within the club at the moment is so much better than it was for the whole of last season, and that can carry us through things like the dark days of January.

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  6. Homes evacuated after sudden 'unexplained' death of 29-year-old manRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    PROPERTIES on a road in Ulverston were evacuated following the sudden death of a man, who was found in his home on Weston Avenue this morning . The 29-year-old's death is being treated as unexplained at this time with early police investigations indicating that there may have been some unknown substances at the address.

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  7. Free car park at New Road, Kendal, to be closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    New Road car park in Kendal which is destined to become an open space for the public...22/08/2017..JON GRANGER. When a similar scheme for New Road was last mooted, it caused an outcry among motorists and residents about where they would be able to leave their cars.

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  8. Council denies claims that taxi drivers can discriminate against disabledRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | This Is Lancashire

    CLAIMS that Bury Council has no plans in place to deal with a law change supporting disabled taxi users have been refuted. Disability activists said last week that Bury is one of eight local authorities in the North West which has no plans to create a list of wheelchair accessible taxis, known as a Section 167 list.

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  9. Levens dealership driven to help cancer charity RosemereRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Members of the PV Dobson and Sons team, from left to right, service adviser Chris Haggas, Ben Teece and Volvo sales specialist Alan Simpson STAFF at Levens car dealership PV Dobson and Sons have supplied Rosemere Cancer Foundation with its very own liveried van free-of-charge. Members of the charity's fundraising team can now get out and about to events throughout their south Cumbria and Lancashire territory, taking with them a gazebo, stand, tombola drum and other fun family games used to raise funds, plus prizes and merchandise.

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  10. Caraglamping in Cumbria - a holiday spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Worcester News

    GLAMPING might be the luxurious way to camp; but one step up is caraglamping, and Cumbria is certainly one place to enjoy it. I have just returned from the most luxurious caravanning experience imaginable, where my wine had its own temperature controlled cooler, where one could watch wide-screen TV from a swivel armchair and where the master bedroom was en-suite.

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  11. The Codfather named as one of the best fish and chip shops in the countryRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2017 | Northwich Guardian

    THE Codfather fish and chip shop in Northwich has been named as one of the best chippies in the country. The north west's top fish and chip shops have been revealed, as part of the 30th anniversary National Fish & Chip Awards, organised by Seafish.

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  12. Thieves break into van and steal money and bank cardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A VAN in Grange-over-Sands was broken into by thieves and property including money and bank cards were stolen from the vehicle. Police say the incident happened between 10pm on Sunday, August 20, and 6am the following morning in the area of the Yewbarrow Estate.

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  13. Reaction and Ratings: Sorry Lingard admits Keighley Cougars 'off in every single department'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    COUGARS head coach Craig Lingard issued an apology to their travelling fans after his side's impressive run in the Super Eights was brought to a screeching halt. The defeat was Keighley's first since League One was split in half and Lingard couldn't hide his anger and frustration.

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  14. Hawkyard highlights Rhinos as role models in Cougars catch-up bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    RITCHIE Hawkyard says Leeds Rhinos can be an inspiration to Cougars as they bid to maintain their Super Eights momentum. Keighley have produced some of their best displays going into the business end of the season with two wins and a headline-grabbing draw with Toronto last weekend.

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  15. From Penrith to Wembley - " Four South Lakeland men embark on FA Cup...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    From Penrith to Wembley - Four South Lakeland men embark on FA Cup journey to raise money in memory of Bradley Lowery FOUR football-mad South Lakeland men have embarked on their own 'Road to Wembley' as they aim to raise money in memory of young fan of the game who caught the hearts of the nation. Craig Campbell, John Wharton and Alan Robinson, all of Kendal, and Holme's Paul Hine, plan to go to a game during every round of this year's FA Cup while raising funds for the Bradley Lowery Foundation.

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  16. Does the Lake District have the most resilient house prices in the UK?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | LandlordZONE News

    A century ago, this was no different . Hylands in Kendal, Cumbria, was the archetypal Edwardian show home, an architectural masterpiece designed to showcase the features that were most fashionable in the early 1900s.

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  17. The Cornish family setting off on their trip.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | York Press

    A FAMILY from York have taken part in a 180-mile walk across the country to raise money for charity. The Cornish family - Peter, 37, Sarah, 41, Seth, 12, Tilda, 11, Harriet, nine, Hannah-Elizabeth, seven, and Esme, four - are walking from St Bees in Cumbria to Robin Hood's Bay, North Yorkshire, over 16 days.

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  18. Box duo Sue Cooke (left) and Alex Jacobs with their pairs national championship runners-up trophiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | Wiltshire Times

    SUE COOKE and Alex Jacobs have finished as runners-up in the 2017 ladies national pairs championship, writes DAVE EATON . The Box duo representing Wiltshire were beaten 24-8 in the ladies pairs final at the Bowls England National Championships on Saturday afternoon by Sue Alexander and her daughter England international Ellen Falkner from the Littleport Club .

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  19. Wolfpack down Thunder 50-0 in first Super 8s game at Lamport StadiumRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2017 | Lethbridge Herald

    Quentin Laulu-Togaga'e scored two tries in a five-minute span in the second half as the Toronto Wolfpack downed the Newcastle Thunder 50-0 on Saturday in the fourth round of Kingstone Press League 1's Super 8s playoffs. Liam Kay also had two tries, one in each half, for the Wolfpack and captain Craig Hall had six conversions.

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  20. PROPERTY: Davis & Bowring celebrate 75-year milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    The early 1950s saw the firm relocate to Kirkby Lonsdale's Main Street. Last year it moved to a new purpose-built office on the town outskirts, where a team of 21 - including eight chartered surveyors - advises clients on estate, land and sporting property matters.

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