Cumbria

England Cricket World Cup: Ben Stokes' parents on victory

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/15/2019 - 14:14
Ben Stokes' parents Gerard and Deb said the cup final had been an emotional day for the family.
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England Cricket World Cup: Who are the new champions?

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/15/2019 - 12:21
England's cricket world cup-winning squad hails from across the country and around the globe.
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Storm Desmond: Plans to replace damaged Kendal bridge

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/13/2019 - 13:10
Cumbria County Council is spending £1.6m to replace the structure in Kendal.
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Tonnes of plastic removed from Cumbrian river

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/11/2019 - 16:51
The river was lined with plastic to protect it from mineworks contamination but it is now degrading.
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Cumbrian baby blinded in one eye after care failings

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/11/2019 - 16:42
Care agencies failed to share key information which could have protected the child, a review finds.
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Jobs under threat as Border Cars faces closure

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/11/2019 - 10:17
More than 200 staff are employed by Border Cars across south west Scotland and Cumbria.
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United Utilities: Listening devices installed to detect leaks

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/11/2019 - 09:49
Acoustic loggers will detect leaks through sound waves and alert engineers to repair them.
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Josh Johnson: Salford Red Devils sign prop from Barrow Raiders

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/10/2019 - 11:57
Salford Red Devils sign ex-Hull KR and Huddersfield prop Josh Johnson from Championship side Barrow Raiders.
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Cumbrian centenarian completes birthday skydive

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 07/09/2019 - 17:28
This isn't Tommy's first time as he trained with the Parachute Regiment in World War Two.
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Whitehaven neighbour stabbing: Gerard Murphy admits attack

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 07/09/2019 - 13:58
A row between the residents culminated in a knife attack outside their homes, a court hears.
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New stamps feature gurning world championships

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 07/09/2019 - 10:05
These unusual UK customs are being celebrated on new stamps.
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M6 multilingual road signs target foreign drivers

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/08/2019 - 19:08
The electronic messages warn of closures and diversions near roadworks in Cumbria.
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Carlisle man jailed for slashing girlfriend's hand

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/08/2019 - 15:16
Marian Uciu attacked his partner with a lock knife when he caught her texting a man, a court hears.
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Countryfile star swims Humber for lifeboat charity

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sun, 07/07/2019 - 15:53
Helen Skelton and other swimmers complete a charity crossing of the Humber Estuary.
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Lake District home for Nazi concentration camp survivors to be excavated

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/06/2019 - 17:04
The site of the Calgarth estate, home to 300 children escaping the holocaust, is being excavated.
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Allerdale rubbish collection suspension infuriates residents

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/06/2019 - 15:48
Allerdale's rubbish collection problems start as a new contractor takes over the service.
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Glenridding flood work complete after Desmond devastation

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/06/2019 - 10:17
Thousands of tonnes of gravel are removed from the river to prevent further flooding.
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'Calculated' sexual predator John Dobson jailed

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Fri, 07/05/2019 - 16:36
John Dobson sexually abused three girls, one of primary school age, more than 30 years ago.
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Workington Rugby League World Cup withdrawal 'lost opportunity'

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/04/2019 - 17:57
Allderdale council's rethink over an arena means Workington can no longer host three games.
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Nathaniel Knight-Percival: Carlisle United sign ex-Bradford City defender

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/04/2019 - 16:51
Nathaniel Knight-Percival joins Carlisle United on a one-year contract following his release by Bradford City.
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