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Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Windermere and South Lakes News

South Lakes council prosecuted over recycling van tragedies

S41697Bfr.jpg A LOCAL authority is to be prosecuted for alleged health and safety breaches after two people were killed in collisions involving recycling lorries just nine months apart.

Last updated 6 October 2014
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Dream of Morecambe Bay tunnel wins strong support

S94007 A POTENTIAL tunnel built under Morecambe Bay to carry power cables must be seen as an opportunity to improve transport into Furness, councillors say. (5 comments)

Last updated 2 October 2014
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South Lakeland recyclers struggling to fit cardboard in new bins

S48635BB COMMITTED recyclers are struggling to fit cardboard through the letterbox openings of new recycling bins rolled out across South Lakeland just two weeks ago.

Last updated 30 September 2014
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Cumbria school probe as SATs results are annulled

PUPILS at a high-performing Cumbria school have had their SATs results annulled because their answers were changed after they sat the tests.

Last updated 30 September 2014
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South Lakes mechanic angrily resisted attempts to arrest him

A YOUNG man broke a police officer’s glasses while violently resisting arrest, a court heard.

Last updated 26 September 2014
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Drink-driver ‘suffered post-traumatic stress’ following Cumbria armed robbery

A DRINK-DRIVER suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder following a terrifying armed robbery attempt in Cumbria, a court heard.

Last updated 25 September 2014
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New head tells of work to boost Lake District primary school

A NEW headteacher claims work is already under way to change the fortunes of her Lake District school.

Last updated 25 September 2014
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Suspended sentence for Lake District benefit fraudster

A LAKE District fraudster, who made false claims for £13,500 in benefits and tax reductions, has been handed a suspended sentence.

Last updated 15 September 2014
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Westmorland County Show in Cumbria - South Lakes MP says it was the best has ever been to

EM Westmorland County Show 2014/50067660B001.jpg_009.jpg SOUTH Lakes MP Tim Farron has said that the 2014 Westmorland county show was the best one he has ever been to. (7 comments)

Last updated 12 September 2014
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Man, 50, pleads not guilty to drink-driving in Cumbria

A MAN who claims he was simply sitting in the driver’s seat of his car when he was breathalysed by police in Cumbria has denied a drink-driving charge.

Last updated 11 September 2014
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Competitors at Cumbria agricultural show in class of their own

EM Lowick Show 2014/HPA_0543.JPG A COUNTRY fair showcased the best of local agriculture and culture on a splendid day in the summer sun.

Last updated 10 September 2014
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Walker in her 80s airlifted to hospital after fall near Windermere

A WALKER in her 80s needed to be airlifted to hospital after falling near Windermere.

Last updated 8 September 2014
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MP slams bank's decision to close Lake District branch

AN MP has slammed the decision by a bank to close one of its branches, saying it is unfair to ask residents to travel further to use the service. (1 comment)

Last updated 8 September 2014
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High street bank announces plans to close branch in Lake District

BARCLAYS has announced it will close its branch in Ambleside within three months.

Last updated 6 September 2014
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Iconic planes set to fly over Lake District

0433462 FINAL preparations are being made for a celebratory event that will see iconic Lancaster bombers fly across Windermere.

Last updated 5 September 2014
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Cumbria farmer fined for building unauthorised track through woods

A Cumbria farmer who built an unauthorised track through woodland has been fined for failing to comply with a planning enforcement notice.

Last updated 2 September 2014
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Whole team at Lake District Farmers takes part in Ice bucket challenge

EM LDF ice bucket challenge A CUMBRIA charity champion stepped up to the mark in style, backed by his team, after being nominated for the increasingly high profile Ice Bucket Challenge.

Last updated 29 August 2014
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Owners to sell Lake District pub after tragic death of mum

Emma Jones and Simon Cole THE daughter of a woman who died in a tragic accident has revealed plans to move away from the Lake District because the area brings up too many painful memories.

Last updated 28 August 2014
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Cumbria woman's warning to students over meningitis danger

50038645B004.jpg THE lasting effects of a life-threatening illness left a young woman fighting the odds to graduate from one of the world’s top universities.

Last updated 26 August 2014
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PHOTOS: Visitors flock to Lake District for Grasmere Sports

Grasmere/50067172B002.jpg HUNDREDS of visitors enjoyed a day of traditional sports at the 164th Grasmere Lakeland Sports and Show.

Last updated 24 August 2014
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