Walney, England Newswire

Walney, England Newswire

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  1. Baxendale treble gives Crooklands first win ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    DAVE Mansergh bagged a hat-trick to lift Crooklands Casuals off the foot of the Premier Division of the West Lancashire Football League with their first points of the season. The Cassies went into Saturday's fixture against Eagley with five losses on the bounce but took a well deserved lead in the 17th minute when Mansergh turned a defender and created enough space to find the far corner of the net with a curling left foot shot.

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  2. Key works begin for massive wind farm off the coast of CumbriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | New Civil Engineer Plus

    Construction has begun on the onshore substation that will connect the mammoth Walney Extension Offshore Wind Farm to the national grid. You must be either an ICE member or a subscriber to New Civil Engineer to read this article and receive complete, unrestricted access to nce.co.uk NCE is the leading resource for the civil engineering community.

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  3. Survey Underway for Morecambe Bay LNG ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Marine News

    Seabed survey company Bibby HydroMap have begun survey operations on the proposed LNG project off Morecambe Bay. The work program comprises geophysical, geotechnical and environmental surveying of the proposed pipeline route to shore and will be undertaken using a multi-vessel approach.

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  4. Macquarie Venture Gets $422 Million U.K. Offshore Wind LicenseRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | The Washington Post

    The U.K. energy regulator granted Macquarie Corporate Holdings Pty Ltd. and 3i Infrastructure Plc a license to own and operate a 269 million-pound offshore wind transmission link in the Irish Sea. The license enables the West of Duddon Sands Transmission Plc venture to manage the electricity link for 20 years, Ofgem said Friday on its website.

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  5. Police officer found guilty of causing death of motorcyclist by careless drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    PC Patsy Blakeborough, 41, was performing a U-turn across the A590 between Barrow and Ulverston when her marked police van was in collision with Scott Gibson's Honda machine. Mr Gibson, aged 23, from Barrow, suffered multiple injuries in a crash that occurred in darkness on April 4 last year.

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  6. Furness policewoman on trial for causing death by careless drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    AN avid motorcyclist died after his bike was in collision with a police van performing a U-turn on the A590 between Barrow and Ulverston, a court has heard. PC Patsy Blakeborough, 41, has gone on trial at Carlisle Crown Court after denying a charge of causing the death of Scott Gibson by careless driving on April 4 last year.

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  7. North Cumbrian naturist club still going strong after 60 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | News and Star

    Nestled within 15 acres of private woodland, in the heart of north Cumbrian farmland, the 24-pitch club boasts a swimming pool, volleyball lawn, pavilion complete with pool table and wifi, a barbecue area and a nature walk. From the man perched on the ride-on lawnmower happily maintaining the lawns, to the couple playing pool; all of those who stay at the site spend the majority of their time without any clothes on.

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  8. FEATURE: So much to do and see in the Furness areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    The majority of the region's population live in the coastal town of Barrow-in-Furness while many more live in the outlying towns and villages of Askam and Dalton. There is plenty to do for tourists who perhaps have exhausted the delights of the Lake District and want to branch out a touch further afield.

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  9. Four men drinking alcohol on small dinghy spark rescue operation FOUR ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Barrow RNLI launch their inshore lifeboat to a report of persons in difficulty in Walney Channel at around 10.30pm. The police had been informed by a passer-by that he could hear shouting from the channel area and was worried that people may be in the water having fallen from a boat in the channel, which straddles Walney Island and mainland Barrow.

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

    Jul 3, 2015 | 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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  11. Day of personal triumphs and achievements at Energy for Life Walney Family Fun RunRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | 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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  12. Farm business relocates after blaze 'writes off' factoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | 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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  13. Investigation into cause of Lindal blaze - crews praised for containing fireRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2015 | North-West Evening Mail

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

    Jun 21, 2015 | North-West Evening Mail

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

    Jun 19, 2015 | 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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  16. Devastated Barrow man's suicide - inquestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | North-West Evening Mail

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

    Jun 13, 2015 | 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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  18. Police and partners protect ports across CumbriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | 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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  19. Planes intercepted and ships searched in Cumbria counter terrorism operationRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2015 | 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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  20. Celebrations as new Morecambe Bay Cycle Way opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | 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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