Walney, England Newswire

Walney, England Newswire

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  1. ATHLETICS: Radcliffe members are right on track in Race the Train...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bury Times

    SIXTEEN runners from Radcliffe AC were all steamed up when they took on the popular Race the Train challenge. But it was just the ticket and the 10-mile event in Bury on Sunday got the thumbs up all round.

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  2. Day of personal triumphs and achievements at Energy for Life Walney Family Fun RunRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | North-West Evening Mail

    JUNIOR runners in bright yellow T-shirts helped bring a ray of sunshine to a rain-lashed Walney for the annual Energy for Life Walney Family Fun Run. Children as young as three defied the weather to complete laps of the seafront in the fully inclusive event, sponsored by Siemens Subsea.

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  3. Farm business relocates after blaze 'writes off' factoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A CUMBRIAN meat wholesaling business is up and running again in a new location just days after a major factory blaze. Flames ripped through the Lake District Farmers building at Lindal-in-Furness on Saturday - 'decimating' its main production facility.

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  4. Investigation into cause of Lindal blaze - crews praised for containing fireRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | North-West Evening Mail

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  5. Investigation into cause of Lindal blaze - crews praised for containing fire from spreadingRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | North-West Evening Mail

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  6. Cumbria cyclists set off on 180-mile trip for disabled youngstersRead the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | North-West Evening Mail

    A TEAM of cyclists have saddled up and set off on a gruelling 180-mile trip to raise cash for disabled youngsters. ready to go Lei-Faith Jackson, left, and Tabby Kenny with the riders, from the left, Eddy Orr, Neil McMillan, Jamie Baron Rebecca Shuttleworth, Lee Jackson, Mark Kenny, Jim Hannan, Marc Fulton and Ken Hardy REF: 50078159B002 Nine Furness-based BAE staff began the three-day Walney to Whitby route early yesterday, in support of the Legacy Cumbria Friendship Group.

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  7. Devastated Barrow man's suicide - inquestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | North-West Evening Mail

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  8. A 'tern-up' for the books at South Walney Nature ReserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    SOME special summer visitors have arrived at Cumbria Wildlife Trust's South Walney Nature Reserve to breed on the shingle beach. The little terns have flown from their wintering grounds in North Africa to make South Walney Nature Reserve their summer home, where they will have to avoid predation and disturbance to fledge chicks and make the return journey this autumn.

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  9. Police and partners protect ports across CumbriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    POLICING operations have taken place in air and sea ports across Cumbria this week as officers joined a national campaign to prevent crime and terrorism. Cumbria Police, along with Border Force and Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs , carried out operational activities at Barrow, Maryport and Workington sea ports, and Walney Island airfield.

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  10. Planes intercepted and ships searched in Cumbria counter terrorism operationRead the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | North-West Evening Mail

    POLICING operations have taken place in air and sea ports across Cumbria this week as officers joined a national campaign to protect the public from the threat of crime and terrorism. Cumbria police, along with colleagues from Border Force and Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs, have carried out operational activities at Barrow, Maryport and Workington sea ports, and Walney Airfield.

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  11. Celebrations as new Morecambe Bay Cycle Way opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    School children from Walney Island lead the start of a four day bike ride around Morecambe Bay to launch the new Bay Cycle Way developed by Sustrans and Morecambe Bay Partnership. CREDIT: Steven Barber TODAY marked the start of a four-day bicycle extravaganza to celebrate the opening of a new long distance cycle route around Morecambe Bay.

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  12. Top tips from a young Barrow lady with real flag flying pedigreeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | North-West Evening Mail

    IF Clark is unsure of what to expect from the amazing experience, he need only ask the 2014 competition winner - who vividly remembers her excitement of the occasion. FLAG DAY Sydney Atkinson of Walney, who designed the flag to be waved at the Pearl Izumi Tour Series BAE Systems Barrow Stage last year, practices waving the flag outside Barrow Town Hall Sydney Atkinson's striking design was chosen to adorn the start flag for the first ever Pearl Izumi Tour Series Barrow stage last May. The Ulverston Victoria High School pupil, of Strathmore Avenue, Walney, waved the flag to signal the start of the race.

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  13. Tributes as Barrow born actress dies after collapse backstageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | North-West Evening Mail

    TRIBUTES have been paid to a much-loved Barrow-born actress and theatre director who passed away days after collapsing backstage during her show. Jackie Fielding had starred on the stage and TV as professional an actress, and went on to become a successful director who was well-known and loved here in South Cumbria and in the North East, her home for the past 15 years.

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  14. Swarthmoor girl to sing in BGT live semi finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Georgie Jackson, 22, is to sing with girl group Misstasia before an audience of millions on the popular ITV show judged by Simon Cowell, Amanda Holden, David Walliams and Alesha Dixon. "I'm just a bit nervous at the moment," admitted Georgie, who will be cheered on by sister Nicky, mum Linda and dad Derrick during the live show at Wembley's Fountain Studios.

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  15. Chance to ride route of Barrow cycle raceRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | North-West Evening Mail

    AMATEUR cyclists are being given a unique opportunity to ride the route of the UK's leading cycle race ahead of the professionals, including Team Wiggins. Thousands of spectators are expected to line the streets of Barrow on Friday for the return of the Pearl Izumi Tour Series race.

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  16. New guide produced on Great Places to See Birds of Prey in CumbriaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    CUMBRIA Wildlife Trust has produced a new guide on 'Great Places to see Birds of Prey' in the county's hills, valleys, woodlands and coast.

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  17. Man's body found on Barrow beach - next of kin of missing Manchester man informedRead the original story

    May 25, 2015 | North-West Evening Mail

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  18. Updated: Man's body found on Barrow beachRead the original story

    May 24, 2015 | North-West Evening Mail

    The North West Ambulance Service, Cumbria police and the Furness Coastguard were all called to a beach near South Walney National Nature Reserve. Merseyside police are trying to trace missing man Daniel Bradley.

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  19. Rare bird spotted in FurnessRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | North-West Evening Mail

    COLOURFUL VISITOR A hoopoe has been spotted in Furness. The bird is a native of warmer parts of Europe and is believed to have been blown off course during its migration The hoopoe, native to mainland Europe, was seen by Lindsey Wiejak, in Rampside, yesterday, while she was tending to her ponies.

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  20. Updated: with Video: Two men rescued after major operation in Walney ChannelRead the original story

    May 19, 2015 | North-West Evening Mail

    TWO men were rescued in a major operation after they were thrown from a dinghy and were swept away by the charging tide in Walney Channel. The drama unfolded yesterday afternoon when the men were using a dingy to sail either to or from a boat in the channel.

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