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 Thu, 05 Aug 2021 12:21:11 GMT Parton landslip: Evacuees allowed to return home
An inspection of the hillside above the homes in Parton finds no signs of recent movement.
 Wed, 04 Aug 2021 13:55:38 GMT Sellafield 'whistleblower' has employment claim dismissed
Alison McDermott said she was sacked after raising concerns over harassment and bullying.
 Wed, 04 Aug 2021 12:32:57 GMT River Kent 'serious fish kill' probed by Environment Agency
The Environment Agency finds "significant pollution" on the River Kent in Cumbria.
 Wed, 04 Aug 2021 10:08:37 GMT Staveley sewage discharged hundreds of times into protected river
United Utilities says it has made repairs but has no plans to invest in the village network.
 Tue, 03 Aug 2021 17:27:46 GMT Soldier seriously injured at Warcop training camp in Cumbria
The Ministry of Defence says an investigation has begun to establish what happened.
 Tue, 03 Aug 2021 12:39:21 GMT Covid: Barrow BAE and Lancastle create protective hoods
The hood covers the whole head and delivers a stream of clean air to reduce "fogging".
 Tue, 03 Aug 2021 11:39:09 GMT Whitehaven 19th Century harbour lighthouses to be restored
The two lighthouses stand at the end of the harbour walls in Whitehaven.
 Tue, 03 Aug 2021 18:12:19 GMT Cumbria crash: Cyclist, 80, dies in collision with van on A590
The collision closed the road for several hours and police are appealing for witnesses.
 Sun, 01 Aug 2021 23:34:49 GMT Why bonding over the Euros appeared to increase Covid cases in men
Psychologists say men need to be part of a group in order to vent their feelings and emotions.
 Mon, 19 Jul 2021 15:47:27 GMT Covid: Which children are being vaccinated and why?
Hundreds of thousands of children at higher risk from coronavirus infection will be offered a Covid vaccine in the UK.
 Fri, 02 Jul 2021 06:21:34 GMT Why you shouldn't get a second Covid jab too early
A government scientific advisor tells Newsbeat why four weeks is too soon between Covid jabs.
 Thu, 29 Jul 2021 08:57:20 GMT Beta coronavirus variant: What is the risk?
There are fears that this version of coronavirus, first identified in South Africa, is
 Tue, 13 Jul 2021 15:02:33 GMT Covid rules: How can the clinically vulnerable stay safe?
As social-distancing and other Covid rules end in England, how can people who were shielding stay safe?
 Fri, 30 Jul 2021 02:54:41 GMT Tokyo Olympics: Luke Greenbank wins bronze for GB in 200m backstroke final
Team GB swimmer Luke Greenbank wins a bronze medal in the 200m backstroke final at the Tokyo Olympics.
 Wed, 28 Jul 2021 14:21:16 GMT Aerial dancers enjoy striking Honister sunrise performance
Three aerial dancers suspend themselves from 1,000ft (305m) up for a routine in the Lake District.
 Wed, 21 Jul 2021 14:05:55 GMT RNLI shows how to 'float to live' if you fall into water
Ross MacLeod from the RNLI's Water Safety Team explains how to float in the water if you get into danger.
 Fri, 02 Jul 2021 15:48:48 GMT Land devil whips up hay in Wigton field
The phenomenon is caused by warm air from the land rising rapidly which then starts to rotate.
 Tue, 22 Jun 2021 15:55:58 GMT Northumberland pair row between and scale UK's four peaks
Katherine Wilkins and Martin Johnston rowed and walked up the four UK peaks in just 17 days.
 Mon, 21 Jun 2021 11:44:05 GMT Barefoot walker conquers Lake District peaks challenge
Matthew Scott walked up 10 peaks in 10 hours with no shoes covering a distance of 18 miles (29km).
 Mon, 02 Aug 2021 13:28:52 GMT England v India: Joe Root says 'I just want my friend to be OK' after Ben Stokes takes break
Ben Stokes has "an opportunity to put himself first", says England Test captain Joe Root as the all-rounder takes an indefinite break from cricket.
 Sun, 01 Aug 2021 03:40:06 GMT Tokyo Olympics: Great Britain win record eighth swimming medal with men's 4x100m relay silver
Great Britain wins a record eighth swimming medal in Tokyo while Duncan Scott ends with four medals - the most by a Brit at a Games - after silver in the men's 4x100m medley relay.
 Sat, 31 Jul 2021 17:49:45 GMT Tom Beadling: Barrow midfielder expected to miss two months with knee injury
A knee ligament injury sidelines Barrow midfielder Tom Beadling, who is expected to be out for two months.
 Sat, 31 Jul 2021 12:46:51 GMT Ben Stokes: All-rounder taking a break from cricket is a 'wake-up call for us all', says Michael Vaughan
Ben Stokes' decision to take an indefinite break from cricket is a "wake-up call for us all", says former England captain Michael Vaughan.
 Sat, 31 Jul 2021 09:19:24 GMT Ben Stokes: England all-rounder to miss India Test series and take 'indefinite break' from all cricket
Ben Stokes "will take an indefinite break from all cricket with immediate effect" and has withdrawn from England's Test squad for the series against India.

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