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Cumbria hospital care 'increasingly fragile' due to staff shortage - BBC News
In April, junior doctors were taken off wards at the West Cumberland Hospital in Whitehaven because there were too few senior staff to supervise them. North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust said although it had been a "struggle", immediate gaps ...
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:52:37 GMT
'Clipped wing' generation in South Cumbria forced to live with parents - NW Evening Mail
ALMOST one third of young working adults in South Cumbria are still living with their parents because they can't afford to get on the property ladder. P925525. OUT OF REACH? Research has revealed that almost a third of young adults in Cumbria are ...
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:40:40 GMT
Cumbria police seize 160 cars from uninsured drivers - News & Star
Figures for the first six months of this year show that Cumbria Constabulary took away 162 vehicles after their owners failed to arrange proper insurance. The worst offenders are prosecuted while some who fail to comply the law may face the added ...
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:08:54 GMT
Cumbria set to fall silent to mark World War One centenary - News & Star
Services and ceremonies are being held at churches and war memorials across Cumbria. Royal British Legion volunteers are holding candle-lit vigils as part of the Legion's countrywide Lights Out campaign. This is calling on people to turn off their ...
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:59:19 GMT