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Start date for replacement at Pooley Bridge

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sun, 03/24/2019 - 16:19
Cumbria County Council says it has awarded a contract and work should start in May.
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Barrow 2-2 Harrogate Town

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 17:50
A second-half comeback by play-off hopefuls Harrogate Town rescues a draw against Barrow in the National League.
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Carlisle United 2-2 Cambridge United

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 17:47
Former Carlisle striker Jabo Ibehre denies the Cumbrians a vital win by grabbing a second-half equaliser for Cambridge.
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Windermere Jetty Museum showcases 'boats, steam and stories'

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 15:53
The £20m attraction houses more than 40 historic vessels and a conservation workshop.
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Far-right terror poses 'biggest threat' to north of England

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 00:27
Right-wing extremism is not being taken seriously enough, a former counter terror expert warns.
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Bassenthwaite ospreys: Farmer's nest disturbance 'not a crime'

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Fri, 03/22/2019 - 16:22
Paul Barnes said he was relieved because the conviction had caused him 18 months of "turmoil".
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Penrith charity worker stole from vulnerable men

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 03/21/2019 - 14:54
Sharon Hesketh is handed a suspended sentence for stealing £2,735 from the three men.
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Moonbow over Cumbria heralds arrival of spring 2019

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 03/21/2019 - 12:38
The rare lunar rainbow was photographed over Cumbria during the super worm moon.
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What next for the Borderlands' £345m?

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 00:15
It is hoped the first projects backed by the recently-announced funding could start before the end of the year.
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Whitehaven deep coal mine plan moves step closer

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 18:51
Those in favour said the mine would bring desperately needed jobs in West Cumbria.
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Workington robber who hugged teenage victim jailed

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 14:52
He threatened to stab the teenager in the neck then hugged the victim after taking £15 from him.
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Game of Thrones bid to boost Hadrian's Wall visits

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 14:06
Heritage bosses hope the popularity of the TV phenomenon will inspire more people to visit Hadrian's Wall.
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Carlisle lap dancing club licence bid rejected

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 11:56
Council chiefs say the proposed venture is too close to a church, homes and a cinema.
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Carlisle lap dancing club plan opposed

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sun, 03/17/2019 - 16:34
Carlisle City Council has received objections from residents, church leaders and community groups.
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Cumbria marmalade festival extends global reach

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sun, 03/17/2019 - 13:28
People from Canada, Japan, Australia, Hong Kong and Mexico took part, preserving the festival's popularity.
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Rail services and roads hit by flooding

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 03/16/2019 - 18:34
Travellers across northern England face disruption after heavy rain flooded rail lines and roads.
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Forest Green Rovers 1-1 Carlisle United

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 03/16/2019 - 18:04
A goalkeeping masterclass from Reading loanee Lewis Ward helps Forest Green earn a point against play-off rivals Carlisle.
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Eastleigh 0-1 Barrow

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 03/16/2019 - 17:56
Jack Hindle's goal proves the difference as in-form Barrow beat play-off hopefuls Eastleigh.
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Carlisle urinating taxi drivers clampdown

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 03/16/2019 - 11:10
Taxi drivers point out they are already subject to regulations and enforcement is the real issue.
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Dismissed councillor 'committed zero' to authority

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 18:39
Michael Guest says he offered his apologies for non-attendance and the disqualification is invalid.
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