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New events added to Cumberland Show as it moves to new location

It is the key date in the summer country calendar - and organisers have revealed a number of new features for this year's Cumberland Show. A different venue, fresh faces and a programme officials say is bursting with new ideas have been unveiled. The ann

49 min. ago in Regional North West
 

Carlisle arts and music venue booming after floods setback

The growing popularity of Carlisle’s Old Fire Station is meaning that bosses at the venue are having to turn down “about 20” bookings a month. The arts and performance venue, on Warwick Street, was flooded during Storm Desmond but reopened in September l

today, 10:28 in Regional North West
 

Boats, trains and Roman wall in Cumbrian port’s rich history

Visitors to a fishing village on the Solway Coast will soon be able to appreciate the rich history of the area. Port Carlisle once played an important part on the waterways and railways of Cumbria and the north of England. This small village became a hiv

yesterday, 13:27 in Regional North West
 

Freak accident forces Cumbrian couple to postpone epic China trip

A couple who set out to cycle from Cumbria to the Great Wall of China have been forced to postpone the rest of their trip – after one of them suffered a freak accident. Peter and Chris Lloyd, of Hallbankgate, near Brampton, were forced to return home aft

yesterday, 08:13 in Regional North West
 

Lord's election hopes

The starting gun has been fired ahead of the Cumbria County Council elections in May. Roger Liddle is hoping to be re-elected as a Labour member for Wigton. He has the heavyweight backing of broadcaster Melvyn Bragg - famed for The South Bank Show - who

Tuesday, 16:55 in Regional North West
 

Carlisle girl's dream to go for gold at the Paralympics

Horse-mad Hannah Palmer has one goal in life - to ride for Team GB at the Paralympics. And the talented teenager has moved one step closer to realising her dream after winning a place on a top equestrian training scheme. Already, Hannah, 14, of Stanwix,

Tuesday, 10:54 in Regional North West
 

New Carlisle gym will have creche for children

Keeping fit will be child's play at the latest gym to open in Carlisle - as the city's newest fitness centre prepares to open with its own creche next door. Trainer Barrie Scougal is opening a fitness and nutrition set-up in a former medical clinic on Ha

Tuesday, 10:14 in Regional North West
 

Care home county’s first to be awarded ‘outstanding’ rating

Staff at a care home have been praised for their dedication and hard work after it was handed an "outstanding" rating - having already scooped a national award. Silloth Nursing and Residential Care Home is the first in Cumbria to have...

Tuesday, 10:14 in Regional North West
 

Controversial flats plan is approved

A developer says it is delighted after plans to alter a controversial housing complex in Wetheral were passed on appeal. Carlisle City Council issued Citadel Estates with an enforcement notice last May, claiming it had made 10 breaches in relation to its

Tuesday, 08:12 in Regional North West
 

Care home county’s first tobe awarded ‘outstanding’

Staff at a care home have been praised for their dedication and hard work after it was handed an "outstanding" rating - having already scooped a national award. Silloth Nursing and Residential Care Home is the first in Cumbria to have...

Monday, 17:03 in Regional North West
 

One-way proposal may go to a vote in Haltwhistle

A referendum could take place in Haltwhistle in a bid to solve traffic and parking problems in the town. Parking spaces are at a premium along the town’s shopping centre, on Main Street and Westgate, while concerns over speeding motorists persist. Four y

Monday, 14:08 in Regional North West
 

Hannah's dream to go for gold at the Paralympics

Horse-mad Hannah Palmer has one goal in life - to ride for Team GB at the Paralympics. And the talented teenager has moved one step closer to realising her dream after winning a place on a top equestrian training scheme. Already, Hannah, 14, of Stanwix,

Monday, 08:50 in Regional North West
 

Lessons in life: pupils learn how to administer emergency first aid

More than 200 youngsters at a Wigton school are hoping to raise enough money for a life-saving defibrillator. Pupils across years three to six at Thomlinson Junior School have spent several weeks learning a range of techniques of vital resuscitation skil

Sunday, 16:41 in Regional North West
 

Campaign launched to get Brampton play equipment replaced

Residents in Brampton have launched a petition after children have been left with nowhere to play. Parents who live in the St Martin’s area are calling for their play equipment to be replaced. It was removed last week after an inspection by Carlisle City

Sunday, 13:04 in Regional North West
 

New city gym has creche for children

Keeping fit will be child's play at the latest gym to open in Carlisle - as the city's newest fitness centre prepares to open with its own creche next door. Trainer Barrie Scougal is opening a fitness and nutrition set-up in a former medical clinic on Ha

Sunday, 08:27 in Regional North West
 
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