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 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 17:48:18 GMT Whitehaven Academy closed after asbestos discovery
A statement on the school's website said "swift and effective remedial action was taken".
 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 17:45:25 GMT MasterChef marathon death: Pledge to finish Matt Campbell's race
Matt Campbell, running the London marathon in memory of his father, died 3.7 miles from the finish.
 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 12:01:47 GMT Man jailed for Carlisle sports shop blowtorch attack
Frank Robertson also threatened to kill the owner of PB Sports with a machete, a court was told.
 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 10:22:54 GMT Wastwater diver death: Harry Holroyd 'will be sorely missed'
Father-of-three Harry Holroyd was swimming to a marker buoy when he got into difficulties.
 Thu, 19 Apr 2018 13:51:29 GMT Borders Railway extension option remains open
A study of transport needs in the Borders advises further consideration of taking the line beyond Tweedbank.
 Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:27:58 GMT National Trust should be radical, says Hilary McGrady
The new director-general of the National Trust says the charity needs to reach out to people in urban areas.
 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 16:17:50 GMT Ormsgill school children help tackle loneliness
"If it's grey and dark outside, you feel grey and dark inside."
 Fri, 20 Apr 2018 12:22:07 GMT Lake District launches its own currency
The Lake District-themed £1, £5, £10 and £20 notes can be exchanged for the sterling equivalent, but can only be used at participating businesses within the national park.
 Tue, 03 Apr 2018 16:47:26 GMT How Fix the Fells work to maintain the Lake District
Iain Gray says the sign of a good day's work is when no one knows they have even been there.
 Tue, 27 Mar 2018 19:42:17 GMT Nestle 'restructures' Milkybar to cut sugar
The chocolate firm has used science to cut sugar in chocolate by 30%
 Tue, 03 Apr 2018 00:14:58 GMT The Lake District's 80-year-old guidebook
"Has it improved in 80 years? No," says one farmer. What can a 1939 guidebook to the Lake District tell us about it now?
 Fri, 16 Mar 2018 14:22:50 GMT Parents' stories of taking term-time holidays
Some say they actively budget for fines, while others believe the penalty system is a "mess".
 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 21:34:16 GMT Bromley 0-0 Barrow
Bromley and Barrow both came close in injury time but had to settle for a goalless draw in their National League match.

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