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Three year approach to savings challenge drawn up by Cumbria County Council - The Westmorland Gazette
Cumbria is no different and by 2018, the county council will have £200 million less to spend each year on local services when compared with the start of the decade – equivalent to around £870 for every household in Cumbria. The council has already ...
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 23:41:51 GMT
Six shotguns stolen in Cumbria farm raid - NW Evening Mail
It is likely another vehicle was used in the offence, and Cumbria Police have asked anybody who may have witnessed anything to contact DC Millar at Workington CID by calling 101. Alternatively, those with information can call Crimestoppers anonymously ...
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:23:54 GMT
Alarming low number of school governors across Cumbria - ITV News
Cumbria County Council is appealing for more people to take on the role of being a school governor. There are hundreds of unfilled positions across the county. Cumbria County Council has asked for anyone who is interested in taking up the voluntary ...
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 12:33:02 GMT
Cumbria police appeal after 'disorder' at pub - News & Star
The pair, aged 48 and 21, were arrested on suspicion of affray and have been bailed while police inquiries continue. It follows what police describe as "an incident of disorder" involving a large number of men at 10.40pm on Sunday at the Woolpack Inn ...
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:24:46 GMT
Popular Cumbria visitor attraction is to re-open - NW Evening Mail
A premier visitor attraction in Cumbria is to start its new chapter by re-opening in time for the May half term holidays. The Beacon Museum is set to open again after Copeland Borough Council and Sellafield Ltd reached an agreement for it to be jointly ...
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:13:41 GMT
Cumbrian nuclear dump 'virtually certain' to be eroded by rising sea levels - The Guardian
Britain's nuclear dump is virtually certain to be eroded by rising sea levels and to contaminate the Cumbrian coast with large amounts of radioactive waste, according to an internal document released by the Environment Agency (EA). The document ...
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:48:47 GMT