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Copeland Residents Recycling Three Times As Previous

A revamped recycling collection service in Copeland looks set to reap rewards for the cash strapped Council. Under the old system offered, Copeland Borough Council earned around £200,000 annually due to the efforts of the public. Now, CBC have announced that their renewed service has seen...

Sue’s Pride In Former Pupil Tom’s Achievement

When Tom Priddle was appointed head of history at Nelson Thomlinson School, Chair of Governors Sue Temple thought she recognised him but couldn’t quite place him. A few weeks later, Sue, who lectures in early years and primary initial professional studies at the University...

Community Drop-in Event For Alston Front Street Project

A public drop-in event is taking place in Alston on Thursday 3 May to present to the local community a selection of potential plans and ideas for the regeneration of Front Street. The event takes place at Alston House between 2.30pm and 7.30pm and...

Cumbria Police Hunt Carlisle Flasher

Police are hunting a man seen exposing himself to passers by outside a car rental shop. Police say the man exposed himself to several passers by who were walking and driving past Enterprise rentals on London Road in Carlisle last night, at 9.20pm. Officers are now...

Record Breaking Year For Appeal Donations

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An appeal to keep older Cumbrians warm and well throughout the winter has received almost £170,000 in donations – the most ever received in one year. More than 28,000 Cumbrians live in fuel poverty, defined as spending more than 10 per cent of income on...

Carlisle Man Received Two Year Criminal Behaviour Order

Latest News From Cumbria Police: Officers in North Cumbria have taken action to stop a Carlisle man’s serial antisocial and criminal behaviour. A two year Criminal Behaviour Order was secured on Monday 23rd April, at Carlisle Crown Court against Simon Highmore, 38, of Priory Road, Carlisle....

University Ranked 35th In Student Opinion Survey

In data released today, the University of Cumbria has been ranked 35th out of 126 higher education institutions in a student-informed survey – a...

Museum Marks Westmorland Gazette’s 200th Anniversary

It’s served the community for 200 years and now has an exhibition dedicated to its own story. Local newspaper The Westmorland Gazette has been the...

Spread Of Board Game Bars Rides Industry Boom And Digital Backlash

Twice a month, on Tuesday nights, nearly 100 people walk down a quiet street in east London and through a door under a railway...

Chinese Social Network Reverses Gay Content Clean-up

One of China’s largest social networks has reversed a ban on “homosexual content” following a public outcry against associating homosexual content with pornography. Sina Weibo,...

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