Cumbria, United Kingdom

Current Cumbria News

New nuclear plan launched after Cumbria rejects bid - ITV News
Cumbria County Council turned down plans to build a 12 billion pounds underground nuclear waste store in our region last year. Under today's new strategy, the Government will survey the whole country to find out where would be most suitable to store ...
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:46:42 GMT
Cumbria council gritters treat melting roads - BBC News
Gritters have been sent out to treat roads in Cumbria that have melted in soaring temperatures. The county council fleet has been spreading crushed rocks on surfaces that have become sticky and viscous. The fine dust creates a non-stick layer ...
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:37:54 GMT
North Cumbria Hospitals Trust referred to health secretary - ITV News
The North Cumbria University Hospitals Trust was one of 19 flagged up to Jeremy Hunt for not meeting its statutory duty to break-even in the last financial year. The trust runs the Cumberland Infirmary in Carlisle and and the West Cumberland Hospital ...
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:43:29 GMT
Cumbria police investigating historic sex offences in schools - NW Evening Mail
“It is never too late to report abuse, and all reports will be dealt with professionally and sensitively.” Anyone who has any concerns, or would like to report sexual abuse, should call Cumbria Police on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 ...
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:43:16 GMT
Commercial space flight pioneer visits Cumbria - News & Star
The academy is a joint scheme between organisers of the festival, which takes place at Lowther Deer Park near Penrith, and University of Cumbria. The Kendal Calling Academy aims to provide three days of talks and debates from across the arts and ...
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:56:06 GMT
Cumbria County Council bosses vote in favour of South Lakes on-street parking ... - NW Evening Mail
Ulverston Councillor James Airey, the leader of the county's Conservative group, reaffirmed his pledge to 'rip out' the equipment should his party gain control of Cumbria County Council at the general election. But the roadside tariff, one of a series ...
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:05:07 GMT