Cumbria County, England Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Kirkby widen gap at the top with season record winRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    KIRKBY Lonsdale managed their highest score of the season so far in a high octane victory over Leigh which saw ten tried from nine different players. The first try was inside the first minute, as Kirkby hooker Dan Armistead caught a very difficult ball and cleverly flipped it up to skipper Ben Walker as he fell just inside his own half.

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  2. Two games from the title - but Knights boss Ford is not daring to dream yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2018 | York Press

    ALL SMILES: Josh Jordan-Roberts celebrates with skipper Tim Spears at the final whistle of title-chasing York City Knights' crucial Betfred League One win over Oldham at Bootham Crescent. Picture Gordon Clayton YORK City Knights boss James Ford refused to entertain thoughts of title success - despite watching his troops take another huge step towards the Betfred League One crown.

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  3. Art trail is highlight of the yearRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    THE name Green Door is synonymous with some of the region's best contemporary art and over the September 29/30 weekend many members of the artists' collective will be blazing a creative trail across the region. In fact, 63 GD artists will be gracing the much anticipated Green Door Art Trail in 26 venues across south Cumbria and north Lancashire.

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  4. Ullswater 'Steamers' announce major redevelopment project at GlenriddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Phase one of the project will be the construction of a pier extension which will allow greater flexibility in the way that the vessels operate. This project will also allow greater safety and security for the fleet during winter months when the boats may be at risk from high water level events.

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  5. From true life stories to Dicken's classicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    TWENTY two brand new and internationally travelled shows will play their way across Cumbria under the Highlights Rural Touring Scheme banner this autumn. Village halls countywide will host an exciting range of productions.

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  6. Hindu leaders want to scatter the ashes of cremated loved-ones on WindermereRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Devotees of the world's oldest religion want to install an altar-style platform and build a link road to the lake shore to disperse the ashes of their loved ones on the water. Over four decades, Hindus of the Shree Swaminarayan Gadi faith have considered the waters of Windermere to be as purifying as those from holy rivers in India, such as the Ganges.

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  7. Kendal gets ready for its annual Torchlight CarnivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Founded in 1970, the event has become firmly rooted in Kendal's heritage and attracts thousands of visitors to the town each year. This year's carnival starts on Friday, September 14 when crowds will gather as the sun goes down to watch the procession, which involves local businesses, schools, organisations and clubs, features decorated floats, dancing troupes and marching musicians.

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  8. New walk will celebrate gin and other spirits in CumbriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    SOUTH Lakeland is set to feature in a long-distance walking book celebrating the spirit-making heritage of the area. Two women, who had never previously met, have created a new long distance footpath around Cumbria starting in Ulverston and culminating in Whitehaven.

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  9. Kiwi cyclist Patrick Bevin makes strong statement at Tour of BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    An in-form Patrick Bevin hopes his strong performance at the Tour of Britain will lead to more leadership opportunities with BMC Racing. The Kiwi cyclist has enjoyed a rare chance to ride for general classification honours this week.

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  10. Julian Alaphilippe seizes leader's jersey in Tour of BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | Salisbury Journal

    Julian Alaphilippe seized a potentially decisive lead on the sixth stage of the Tour of Britain in Cumbria won by Team Sky's Wout Poels. Holland's Poels won on the 168.3-kilometres route from Barrow-in-Furness to Whinlatter pass to move to second overall, 17 seconds behind Frenchman Alaphilippe .

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  11. LETTER: Thanks for cutting the grass at Kendal CastleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    MY LAST letter to The Westmorland Gazette was very critical of the maintenance of the Kendal Castle grounds. Credit where it's due, however, so congratulations to Helen and Nicola of the Kendal Town and South Lakeland councils for finding enough in their tiny budget to pay for the cutting of the long grass around the castle every year.

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  12. Pianist's dazzling performance lands prestigious awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    WYN Chan of Penrith, dazzled both judges and audience with his winning performance in the final of the 36th Keldwyth Cumbrian Young Musician Award held at the Victoria Hall, Grange-over-Sands. The 22-year-old pianist's winning performance was rewarded with the Reg Griffiths Trophy and a cheque for 1,000.

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  13. South Lakes woman calls for responsibility after watching 'horrible' bird deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A SOUTH Lakeland woman is asking fisherman to be more thoughtful about how they dispose of tackle after she witnessed a gull with a hook stuck in its beak suffer a 'horrible' death. Linda Denwood, of Hincaster, was alerted to the struggling bird when out walking her dog along the coast at Sandside.

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  14. Lake District fells repaired thanks to grant from Westmorland Gazette's parent companyRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A GRANT from The Westmorland Gazette's parent company has helped to boost the work of volunteers carrying out repairs of key Lake District paths. The 3,000 funding from the Gannett Foundation was handed to the landscape charity Fix the Fells at the start of the year.

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  15. Banana plant grown in Grange-over-Sands produces fruitRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    The plant is normally grown in England as an ornamental plant. Mr Denby said 51 consecutive days of sunshine over the summer had seen the plant flourish and flower.

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  16. Great British Boltholes: A lesson in old school charm at The Keswick Country House HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2018 | Daily Mail

    When the Second World War broke out, about 350 girls from Roedean school in East Sussex were evacuated to a grand railway hotel in the Lake District. The Bunsen burners may have gone, and so has Keswick's railway station , but the hotel remains - three floors of solid Victoriana which once welcomed Kaiser Wilhelm II as a guest.

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  17. Lights out on Cougars' play off hopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2018 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    The fixture served as this year's Friday Night Lights, the traditional Challenge Cup final curtain raiser, but it resulted in the Cougars lights being turned out. The tone for the evening was set in the opening 15 minutes as the Skolars ran in three unanswered tries as they took the game by the scruff of the neck and Craig Lingard was quick to make the point.

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  18. BOWLS: Bassett's Smith sisters narrowly miss out on national titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2018 | Swindon Advertiser

    LUCY and Katy Smith just missed out on adding to Royal Wootton Bassett 's winners list at the English national championships at Victoria Park, Royal Leamington Spa. Lucy, 23, and younger sister Katy, 21, were beaten on the last end 15-11 in the ladies junior pairs final last Sunday.

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  19. Dad-of-three bikes from Land's End to John O'Groats in 54 hoursRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    AN EDEN builder cycled virtually non-stop from Land's End to John O'Groats in 54 hours to celebrate a milestone birthday. Dad-of-three Pete Brittleton toasted his 50th by battling heavy rain, headwinds, fatigue and sleep deprivation during his 844-mile journey the length of mainland Great Britain.

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  20. Rob Jebb flanked by Adam Perry and Michael Ainsworth at end of Sedbergh Hills raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    STAVELEY'S Rob Jebb stormed to victory in Sunday's 14-mile Sedbergh Hills Race despite the difficult weather conditions. Runners had to contend with thick mist on the tops and the best lines were not taken meaning that records were not going to be broken.

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