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Stoppage strike in Cumbria among NHS staff today - NW Evening Mail
NHS workers staged their second strike in a month amid accusations the Government has been lying over NHS pay. Members of 11 unions walked out for four hours from 7am today in protest at the Coalition's controversial decision not to accept a ...Industrial action by Cumbria's NHS staffin-cumbriaOnly half of Merseyside ambulances available during today's NHS strike as ...
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:18:33 GMT
Failings revealed in south Cumbria cancer screening - NW Evening Mail
The report warned: “If it is not addressed urgently the service is unlikely to be able to continue to provide a safe service to the women of north Lancashire and south Cumbria.” The external review of the department was requested by UHMBT bosses and ...
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:13:05 GMT
Cumbria's first whisky distillery is to open in three weeks after three years ... - ChronicleLive
The largest whisky distillery in England is to open in Cumbria in three weeks, offering up to one million bottles of the spirit every year. The Lakes Distillery, next to Bassenthwaite Lake in the Lake District National Park, will open after three years ...
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 12:08:46 GMT
Cumbria Police in A590 clamp down - NW Evening Mail
A NEW police initiative aims to target motoring offences on one of the busiest roads in south Cumbria. Following success elsewhere in Cumbria, officers will launch a two-day operation designed to clamp down on dangerous driving on the A590. Officers ...
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:13:05 GMT
Cyclist needed stitches after Cumbria collision - News & Star
Police are appealing for witnesses to a traffic collision which left a cyclist needing stitches. This incident happened on the road between Abbeytown and Pelutho on Wednesday at around 12.30pm. The cyclist, a man from Maryport in his 60s, collided with ...
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 09:32:53 GMT
Cumbria man airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after ladder fall - NW Evening Mail
A MAN has been airlifted from Cumbria to hospital in Newcastle with serious injuries after falling from a ladder. The Great North Air Ambulance 'Pride of Cumbria' helicopter airlifted the 73-year-old man from near to Loweswater today. The service said ...
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:34:11 GMT