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Cumbria County Council set to cut 1800 jobs - BBC News
A total of 1,800 jobs could be shed by Cumbria County Council over the next three years as it looks to make further savings of £83m. Deputy leader Patricia Bell said it would mean "the biggest cuts the council has ever seen" and warned services would ...
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:14:58 GMT
Major changes revealed to Cumbria's hospitals - News & Star
While North Cumbria University Hospitals Trust stresses these are draft proposals, it admits the suggestions are its "clinically-preferred way forward" and deal with areas of serious concern. These must be addressed to ensure it can be brought out of ...
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:05:04 GMT
Cumbria residents' views sought in mission to save £83m - NW Evening Mail
THE future of frontline services in Cumbria has been placed in the hands of the public – with residents being asked where the axe should fall. Public libraries run by community volunteers and fewer roads gritted through the winter are just two of the ...
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:01:19 GMT
Rowan Atkinson's Cumbria hometown is best place in UK to raise a family -
Parents looking for the land of milk and honey to bring up their children should buzz off to St Bees. The picture postcard coastal village in Cumbria is named today as the best place in the country to raise a family. It came top in a study that took ...
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:01:46 GMT
Cumbria County Council set to cut 1800 jobs in next three years - bdaily
Cumbria County Council could cut up to 1,800 jobs over the next three years as it looks to make further savings of £83 million, according to the BBC. The council has proposed a 2% rise in the share of council tax which it receives and intends to cut ...
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:06:49 GMT
Jobs hope as Cumbria lighting firm bags luxury jets contract - NW Evening Mail
I'd like to congratulate the dedicated, highly-skilled team at Oxley on securing this partnership with Gulfstream, which has been achieved thanks to the unique products they have developed here in Cumbria. Oxley is part of a remarkable cluster of LED ...
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:28:48 GMT