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Cumbria Fire And Rescue Donate Two Fire Engines To Kenya

Homa Bay County In Kenya Receive Two Fire Engines
This morning, representatives from the Homa Bay County in Kenya were at Cumbria Fire and Rescue Services headquarters in Penrith to receive two fire engine appliances that had previously been in service in Cumbria. Assistant Chief Fire Officer, John McVay was there to meet the...

Competition Winners Announced

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The winners of the Cumbria Education Trust competition for My Money Week in conjunction with The Lake District Pound have been announced.The Lake District Pound is an annual currency – with exciting new designs launching each year. Spending LD£ is a great way to...

South Lakes Lib Dems Move To Open Up New Parking In Kendal

Tim Farron
Liberal Democrats in South Lakeland have moved to introduce more parking for local residents and visitors in Kendal. Liberal Democrats on Cumbria County Council have announced that the car park at County Hall, which is currently only available to council staff, will soon be available...

Astronaut Tim Peake Launches Competition To Name ExoMars Rover

Mars Rover
Due to launch in August 2020 the UK-built rover is part of the European Space Agency’s ExoMars mission which will look at how Mars has evolved and whether there may be conditions for life. The ExoMars rover will be the first of its kind to...

Boaters’ Views Sought In Consultation On Proposed Charges

Boats On The River Thames
Boat owners who keep or use a boat on waterways managed by the Environment Agency are being encouraged to have their say in plans to increase charges. A public consultation into proposed increases to boat registration charges for 2019-20 and 2020-21 launched today and will...

Pioneering Cumbrian Zoologists Graduate

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From working as a researcher on the world’s largest living reef to tracking turtles in Turkey, the first group of zoology students to graduate from the University of Cumbria are set to make their mark on the world. Set up three years ago the course...

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