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Lakes fireworks blast: Two dead were technicians - BBC News
Two people who died in a fireworks explosion in Cumbria were technicians preparing for a wedding party display, the fire brigade said. The bodies of the man and woman were found in a shed where the stored fireworks went up in flames on Saturday.Cumbria Police say bodies found at scene of Windermere blaze believed to be ...
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:13:26 GMT
Cumbria police launch review to save £10.4m - News & Star
The savings challenge in front of the constabulary were detailed today by Chief Constable Jerry Graham and Richard Rhodes, Cumbria's police and crime commissioner. General police staff numbers are also set to fall. Mr Graham said: “Currently 75 per ...
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:52:10 GMT
Girl, five, hit by car in Cumbria that failed to stop - NW Evening Mail
CUMBRIA police are trying to trace a driver who hit a five-year-old girl and left the scene without stopping this morning. Officers are appealing for the driver of a silver Vauxhall Corsa to get in touch after a road traffic collision in Romney Road ...
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:01:30 GMT
Cumbria farmer fined for building unauthorised track through woods - NW Evening Mail
A Cumbria farmer who built an unauthorised track through woodland has been fined for failing to comply with a planning enforcement notice. Richard Whitton, of Blenkett Farm, Jackhill, Allithwaite, pleaded guilty at Kendal Magistrates Court yesterday to ...
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:20:34 GMT