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Friday, 27 March 2015

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Man arrested in connection with assaults on elderly victims who sneezed in Cumbria

A 49-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a string of alleged assaults on elderly victims who had sneezed in public in Cumbria.

Six men arrested in connection with £200k drug bust in Cumbria

SIX men have been arrested in connection with a £200,000 drug bust in Cumbria.

Children in Cumbria were left at home alone

A BREAKDOWN by police forces across the country on the number of parents arrested on suspicion of leaving their children at home alone has been released.

UPDATE: Busy Barrow road partially blocked after van smashes into car

A BUSY Barrow road is partially blocked after a van collided with a car.

Cash boost for Siemens creates 25 jobs

Siemens Subsea has just been granted £620,000 Government investment - creating 25 jobs.

Major South Cumbrian initiative is launched

BUSINESS leaders from every industry came together for the launch of an exciting new initiative this morning.

Who will win our Top Pet competition?

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IT could be third time lucky for Evening Mail animal lovers as we reveal the stunning selection of creatures in this year’s Evening Mail Top Pet competition.
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Liam and Noel are searching for oasis

S62623BB LIAM and Noel really know how to roll with it and seem perfectly happy in their new home in the Animal Welfare shelter after their personal circumstances changed and they were made homeless.

Plant wisely to make your garden safe haven for pets

50061333F007.jpg WITH spring on the horizon, trees will soon be budding, flowers will start to bloom and with a bit of luck, we’ll be enjoying more time outside with our pets.

Trust donation will allow Barrow deaf charity to stage new sessions

EM Lake District Farmers Armstrong family charitable fund logo A CHARITY which supports deaf people will put on new sessions – thanks to the latest £1,000 donation from a trust set up in memory of a popular businessman. • Would you like to apply for your organisation to receive £1,000? Click here to apply

BIG DEBATE: Was BBC right to sack Top Gear presenter Clarkson?

amc P82497 TOP Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson has this week been sacked by the BBC after punching a production crew colleague while filming in North Yorkshire. The issue of whether he should have been sacked or allowed back on to television screens has divided opinion – with an online petition of support gathering hundreds of thousands of signatures. We ask: Should Jeremy Clarkson have been sacked?

Record day for young musicians at Ulverston contest

50075097B003 YOUNG musicians were joined by one of the county’s leading pianists for the latest stage of a week-long celebration of music and performance.

Female boxing sessions at Barrow gym prove a big hit

50074844B003 THE This Girl Can campaign is all about smashing stereotypes. This week JO DAVIES discovers a knockout way of keeping fit

Health Matters

EM Ben Merriman BEN Merriman MPharm (Hons) MRPharmS, pharmacist with the local and independent Murray group of pharmacies, talks about the common digestive complaint dyspepsia

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WEDDING ALBUM: Alexandra Eaton and Christopher James Douglas

EM Wedding Album - Alexandra Eaton and Christopher James Douglas/Douglas0264.jpg ALEXANDRA Eaton, 25, a customer assistant at Tesco and Christopher James Douglas, 27, a mechanical fitter at BAE, married at Clarence House Country Hotel in Dalton in January

Kerry’s there to help youngsters cope with challenge of diabetes

50073348B000.jpgds A DEDICATED nurse who helps youngsters cope with a diabetes diagnosis and gets them used to unfamiliar medical equipment has received the Bouquet of the Week.

FOOD REVIEW: Wild Boar, Crook

50067476B004 LUNCH at the Wild Boar might seem like an incongruous choice for somebody who has given up red meat for Lent, but our visit coincided with the Festival of Smoke which returned for the second time on Sunday.

TRAVEL REVIEW: Provence, France

S62780BB THANKS to a new Eurostar route, the south of France is within even easier reach. SHEREEN LOW rides the rails to Provence

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