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University of Cumbria students face two-hour commute - BBC News
Students at the University of Cumbria are spending at least two hours a day travelling to and from campus, after being put in accommodation more than 30 miles away. The university has sold some of its accommodation in Ambleside and plans to replace it ...
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:33:00 GMT
Applications for Cumbria secondary school places close today - NW Evening Mail
Applications for Year Six children to transfer to secondary schools for September close at 11.59pm tonight. Cumbria County Council has an online application process and information on its website to help people with their applications. Families who ...
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:00:48 GMT
Cumbria firefighters to start strike action today - News & Star
Firefighters are set to escalate their dispute over pensions as four days of strike action start today. Cumbria's firefighters will join colleagues across England who will strike from 6pm tonight until 6pm on Tuesday. The Fire Brigades' Union says it ...
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:38:28 GMT
Descendants of Nobel-winning physicist in Cumbria for dismantling of ... - NW Evening Mail
Almost 60 years after the UK's worst nuclear incident, the skyline in West Cumbria is set to change forever as Sellafield Ltd tackles the crucial task of bringing the second and final ventilation chimney of the Windscale Piles to the ground. In October ...
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:24:17 GMT