Cumbria County, England Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Zoo admits health and safety failings after keeper mauled by death by tigerRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | Lancashire Evening Post

    A zoo has admitted health and safety breaches over the death of one of its keepers who was mauled by a Sumatran tiger. Sarah McClay, 24, was pounced on in the keeper's corridor of the tiger house at South Lakes Wild Animal Park in Dalton-in-Furness, Cumbria, on May 24 2013.

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  2. South Lakes Safari Zoo where keeper was mauled to death by tiger admits safety breachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Hillary makes history: Clinton declares victory as the first woman to become the Democratic nominee and urges defiant Bernie to let her take on 'unfit, bully' Trump in the race for the presidency Shock as NBA coach Sean Rooks, 46, collapses and dies in a restaurant just hours after having a job interview with the Knicks Student who needed EIGHT operations to stop her brain 'falling through her skull' is now hoping to be crowned Miss America EgyptAir flight makes emergency landing after officials receive tip-off there is a bomb on board - but no explosives are found 'Shut up and don't talk to me again': Flight attendant threatened to have passenger arrested in argument that broke out 'after they ran out of pasta' on the plane The moment hero mom tackles man trying to kidnap her 13-year-old daughter in a Florida Dollar General store Woman has surgery to make her nose BIGGER after botched ... (more)

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  3. Council consults on changes to library opening hours in South LakelandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    PROPOSED changes to the opening hours of South Lakeland libraries are the focus of a consultation launched today by Cumbria County Council. Libraries in Kirkby Lonsdale and Sedbergh and Library Links in Arnside, Coniston and Dent and book drops at Burton-in-Kendal and Holme are not affected by the proposal.

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  4. England's population is set to rocket - but where will see the biggest increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    New projections from the Office for National statistics show that populations across England are set to rocket in the next quarter of a century. Based on the latest estimates - for 2014 - the number of people living in England is set to increase by 16.5% from 54.3 million in 2014 to 63.3 million in 2039.

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  5. Sex offender is reported to be back in PolandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Mansfield Chad

    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. A motorist who had a row over littering was subsequently beaten up by three men in Staveley, police have claimed.

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  6. WISH Cumbria members are in fine voiceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | 24dash

    The event entitled "How to make an impact with your audience" saw a packed room listen to Operatic Comedian Sarah-Ann Cromwell give tips on how to improve vocal performance. This is the fourth event organised by Wish Cumbria which was set up less than a year ago.

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  7. Man dies after crashing motorbike into stone wall on A682Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen

    James Hall, 44, from Colne was riding his Suzuki motorcycle back from Kirkby Lonsdale along the A682, around a mile south of the Todber Caravan Park in Gisburn in the direction of Barrowford, when the crash happened around 6.20pm. Police reported he overtook a gold Volkswagen Passat just before a right hand bend but veered on to a soft verge and lost control of the motorcycle, ultimately crashing in to a substantial dry stone wall.

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  8. Reports of crash at Crooklands near Junction 36 of the motorwayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    The vehicles involved were a blue Citroen C2, driven by an 18 year old man from Bentham, and a silver Purgeot 508, driven by a 70 year old man from Kendal. The Purgeot was reported to have been on its side on the central island, and the Citroen was on the road with its front damaged.

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  9. Kendal's industrial estates have so much to offerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    DURING the storms at the end of 2015 a number of businesses on Kendal's industrial estates suffered from flood damage. Five months on and those affected have repaired the damage and all are open for business as usual.

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  10. Hijack victim speaks out after sentencingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A TAXI driver left terrified after his prized cab was hijacked by two men has spoken out about his ordeal. Dave Buck recounted his harrowing story in the week that James Shaw was sentenced to two-and-a-half years behind bars for his involvement in the crime.

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  11. Lancashire apprentices celebrated in awards ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Lancaster and Morecambe College hosted their annual Apprentice Awards to recognise the efforts of apprentices and employers over the past year. The audience heard why each apprentice and employer had been nominated, with awards being given out for best team player, most improved apprentice, and most dedicated apprentice, amongst others.

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  12. Former squaddie FIFTY times over the drug-drive limitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Daily Mail

    An ex-army squaddie was stopped by police while crawling down a deserted street in his car, only for them to find that he was 50 times over the drug-drive limit. Matthew Scott, 28, was spotted travelling at snail-like speed in his Ford Focus, down a quiet street in Carlisle in the early hours of the morning on December 30, 2015.

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  13. UK's Lakes and Dales still have HUNDREDS of hidden gems from...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Daily Mail

    They're Britain's most-visited tourist destinations - but the Lakes and Dales still have HUNDREDS of hidden gems from secret waterfalls to lost ruins It lifts the lid on hidden waterfalls, huge caverns, forgotten tunnels, secret valleys and islands, bothy huts and lost ruins Two of country's hottest holiday destinations, visited by millions of tourists each year, are being shown in a whole new light in a book that reveals the hidden gems of the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales. The guide turns its back on hotspots like Lake Windermere, Coniston, Kendal and Bowness, instead unveiling more than 400 of the best kept secrets of Britain's most popular national parks, found only off the beaten track.

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  14. Victoria's secret guide to making moves in the cityRead the original story

    May 29, 2016 | Lancaster Guardian

    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. Having just moved the entire business into prestigious new premises on Lancaster's Dalton Square, times are exciting for V-Move Estate Agents.

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  15. Summer Bash: Saturday round-upRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | Sky Sports

    Leaders Leigh extended their unbeaten run to 14 matches with a thrilling 24-20 victory over Bradford in the final match on the opening day of the Summer Bash. The Bulls led 10-0 after only nine minutes after scoring tries through Danny Williams and Mitch Clark - plus a goal from Danny Addy - but the Centurions struck back with scores from wingers Liam Kay and Adam Higson and new signing Josh Drinkwater to go 18-10 in front early in the second half.

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  16. Port Talbot steelworks' future unclear as Tata reportedly close to securing sale of Scunthorpe assetsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | IcNetwork

    Sky News reported that the plant in Lincolnshire is to be sold off in a A 400m deal to Greybull Capital Tata Steel is to complete the sale of its European long-products division based in Scunthorpe to a family investment office, reports suggest. Sky News reported that the plant in Lincolnshire is to be sold off in a 400m deal to Greybull Capital - with the finance provided by the private sector and no Government loan.

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  17. Lots of fun in store at Country FestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Preparations for Country Fest on are in full swing and this year will see the return of family favourites including the spectacular Smile Factor 10 Kite Festival and Teddy Bear Parachute Challenge. Celebrating the region's excellent reputation for quality food and drink, visitors can try and buy a variety of outstanding quality food from exhibitors in the Food Zone.

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  18. World first claimed by Alnmouth skiffRead the original story

    May 28, 2016 | Northumberland Today

    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. The world's first passage of Windermere and Ullswater in a St Ayles skiff was claimed last weekend by crews from Alnmouth Rowing.

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  19. Top 10 UK campsites for exploring the great outdoors this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    From magnificent Wasdale Head, one of the jewels of the Lake District, to idyllic Houghton Mill in the Fens, here's your chance to get back to nature WASDALE HEAD, CUMBRIA From 14.50 per pitch, per night This peaceful site provides immediate access to the highest fells in the Lake District, and there are winding woodland paths nearby. Experienced climbers can enjoy a superb range of routes on the crags of Wasdale.

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  20. on Bail: Danielle Stewart was caught trying to smuggle drugs into HM Prison HaveriggRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Lancashire Telegraph

    A SINGLE mum from Darwen has been told to prepare herself for a stretch behind bars after being caught trying to smuggle drugs into a prison. Preston Crown Court heard Danielle Stewart was caught with cocaine, cannabis resin and amphetamines during a visit to HMP Haverigg.

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