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 Sun, 25 Oct 2020 11:56:12 GMT Cumbria's M6: Photo archive shows motorway at 50
It is one of the highest stretches of motorway in the country and incorporates the Lune Gorge.
 Fri, 23 Oct 2020 12:00:12 GMT Sellafield prosecuted over high voltage injury
An employee was injured while working on high voltage electrical equipment, according to regulators.
 Fri, 23 Oct 2020 10:16:00 GMT New Pooley Bridge opened with sheep crossing
The 250-year-old predecessor to the new bridge was destroyed by floods in 2015.
 Fri, 23 Oct 2020 07:25:25 GMT Abusive Penrith man Kyle Pelham stopped partner watching Love Island
Kyle Pelham repeatedly attacked the woman and isolated her from friends and family.
 Thu, 22 Oct 2020 05:33:53 GMT Gloucester ice swimmer to walk Hadrian's Wall in trunks
John Myatt will don his swimwear and a Roman helmet for a 73-mile walk along the ancient structure.
 Thu, 22 Oct 2020 20:24:38 GMT Coronavirus: Lake District businesses 'can't survive' without more support
The majority of Cumbria is in tier 1 making it ineligible for support offered to tier two firms.
 Wed, 21 Oct 2020 12:59:02 GMT 'Boy racer' killed friend in hump-back bridge jump crash
Gavin Helps died when James Stephenson Cooper launched his VW Polo at 82mph, a court hears.
 Thu, 22 Oct 2020 15:34:56 GMT New government Covid scheme to pay up to half of wages
Chancellor Rishi Sunak increases support for firms and workers as lockdown restrictions spread.
 Fri, 23 Oct 2020 16:36:51 GMT Covid: How the new rules in Wales, Scotland and England will work
Changes to coronavirus restrictions are happening in Wales, Scotland and England, but how will they work?
 Fri, 23 Oct 2020 16:13:42 GMT Coronavirus: Can I go out for a meal with my sister? And other questions
We answer some of your questions about the rapidly changing rules and restrictions in the UK.
 Wed, 21 Oct 2020 13:00:20 GMT Coronavirus: What do Covid rules mean for half-term holidays?
Where can I go and what can I do on a holiday in the UK?
 Sat, 24 Oct 2020 12:34:53 GMT Local lockdown rules: What Covid tier is my area in?
Use our search tool to find out about coronavirus rules and restrictions where you live.
 Fri, 23 Oct 2020 23:18:56 GMT Covid blood plasma donation: What is blood plasma?
The NHS wants us to donate blood plasma to help fight Covid-19. But why?
 Mon, 19 Oct 2020 15:40:07 GMT Support bubbles: How do they work and who is in yours?
Some people across the UK have been able to form "support bubbles" or "extended households".
 Fri, 23 Oct 2020 09:48:05 GMT Pooley Bridge replacement opened by flock of sheep
It does not get more Cumbria than this - a flock of sheep has opened a new bridge in Cumbria.
 Wed, 21 Oct 2020 15:41:21 GMT Barrow PCSO's final day on the beat
John McVea, 71, completes his final patrol as a PCSO but has no plans to retire yet.
 Wed, 21 Oct 2020 12:56:48 GMT Cumbria man reunited with adopted sheepdog at care home
A woman travels 300 miles to reunite a "lonely" 93-year-old man with his sheepdog at his care home.
 Fri, 16 Oct 2020 12:07:07 GMT Woman tells how Windermere changed her life
Lauren Ankers moved to Windermere to recover after being addicted to drugs.
 Mon, 19 Oct 2020 12:28:27 GMT Coronavirus: Carlisle tattoo artist turns painter
A Cumbrian tattoo artist swaps his inks for oil paints to help him make a living during lockdown.
 Thu, 15 Oct 2020 15:30:26 GMT Cumbrian outdoor education centres ask for government support
A Cumbrian charity says if they cannot start trading soon they will not be around next year.
 Thu, 15 Oct 2020 10:48:16 GMT 'Scary moments' reaching Scafell Pike peak in diving suit
A fundraiser completes the Three Peaks challenge in a diving suit weighing 130lb (59kg).
 Sat, 03 Oct 2020 08:28:17 GMT Abandoned dog loves new life on the Lake District fells
After being adopted from a shelter in Cyprus, Cher is loving her new life on the Lake District fells.
 Tue, 29 Sep 2020 10:29:01 GMT Jet suit trial for Great North Air Ambulance paramedics
A first test flight has been carried out in the Lake District.
 Fri, 25 Sep 2020 15:55:56 GMT Ambleside woman Vera celebrates 100th birthday
She celebrated her centenary in the same house she moved into when she was just six months old.
 Thu, 24 Sep 2020 12:27:41 GMT Cumbrian hairdresser's Covid-19 safety plea
Barber John Ritson is urging people to stay safe after his friend Jimmy succumbed to coronavirus.
 Sat, 24 Oct 2020 16:59:02 GMT Barrow 2-2 Walsall
Caolan Lavery scores twice as Walsall twice battle back to claim a draw at Barrow.
 Sat, 24 Oct 2020 16:51:42 GMT Grimsby Town 1-1 Carlisle United
Carlisle earn a gritty draw at Grimsby to extend their unbeaten run to five league matches.
 Tue, 20 Oct 2020 20:04:24 GMT Oldham Athletic 1-1 Carlisle United
Oldham rescue a point against in-form Carlisle thanks to Zak Dearnley's late equaliser.
 Tue, 20 Oct 2020 20:32:40 GMT Barrow 3-3 Bolton Wanderers
Bolton captain Antoni Sarcevic scores deep into injury time as Bolton rescue a 3-3 draw against Barrow.
 Sat, 17 Oct 2020 17:22:02 GMT Carlisle United 3-2 Colchester United
Carlisle earn victory over Colchester through Aaron Hayden, who pounces late on having seen his side squander a two-goal lead.

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