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Friday, 21 November 2014

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Prison for Barrow thug who hit man and partner

A0553944 A VIOLENT Barrow thug who smashed a man over the head with a stick and attacked his girlfriend on three occasions has been jailed for 14 months.

Last updated 19 November 2014
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Barrow officers hunting sex shop knife thug examine CCTV

S51508BB POLICE are “trawling” through CCTV footage as efforts to catch a thug who held up a sex shop at knifepoint continue. (1 comment)

Last updated 19 November 2014
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Gaps in social security net leading to food banks need - study

GAPS in the social security net are one of the main reasons people are turning to food banks, a new study has found. (2 comments)

Last updated 19 November 2014
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Barrow MP and campaigners toast pub vote victory

pub victory woodcock BARROW and Furness MP John Woodcock has hailed the Commons victory to free pubs from costly and restrictive ‘beer ties’ as a step forward in saving valued local pubs across Furness. (1 comment)

Last updated 19 November 2014
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Trains running at reduced speed through South Cumbria this morning

TRAINS travelling through South Cumbria were running at a reduced speed this morning.

Last updated 19 November 2014
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Barrow Police appeal after horses set loose on Walney

BARROW Police have appealed for information after vandals destroyed a fence allowing several horses to stray.

Last updated 18 November 2014
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‘Son would be dead if we’d stuck with FGH’ - Barrow mum

S47303BB A BARROW mum resorted to paying a £90 taxi fare to take her desperately ill son to doctors in Manchester because her local hospital kept insisting he was getting better – despite him later being diagnosed with stage four cancer. (12 comments)

Last updated 18 November 2014
Published by http://www.walneylocal.co.uk

Fire crews deal with Barrow house flooding incident today

EM Barrow fire 181014 2 Fire crews deal with Barrow house flooding incident today. (1 comment)

Last updated 18 November 2014
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Shock figures reveal dangers posed by speeding South Cumbria motorists

SPEEDING and careless drivers received almost 5,000 fixed penalty notices in South Cumbria last year, with one issued every 105 minutes.

Last updated 18 November 2014
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Cumbria MP calls for owners of second homes to pay extra tax

A CALL has been made for second home owners to pay an extra 10 per cent council tax to create a pot of money specifically to protect rural services.

Last updated 18 November 2014
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Rescued dog Jasper and his grateful owner hand over £63,000 to Cumbria emergency team

EM Jasper at Wasdale MRT JASPER the rescued border collie and his grateful owner have handed over a cheque for £63,000 to the Cumbria volunteer team who helped to reunite them.

Last updated 18 November 2014
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Barrow biomass plant decision made

WORK to build a controversial woodburning plant which may fuel BAE System’s latest development is to get underway. (21 comments)

Last updated 17 November 2014
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Heart of Ulverston nomination form

Heart of Ulverston Do you know someone who lives, works, or has a strong connection to Ulverston who you think deserves an award?
Click here to nominate

Last updated 17 November 2014
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South Cumbria Children in Need

EM Children in Need 2014/50070468B000.jpg FURNESS youngsters proved you didn’t need superpowers to get behind this year’s Children in Need appeal, just lots of enthusiasm and plenty of creativity.

Last updated 17 November 2014
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Manager overseeing Cumbria County Council cuts will earn £85k

CASH-STRAPPED Cumbria County Council is hiring a new £85,000-a-year manager to oversee cost cutting which is likely to result in 1,800 job losses. (1 comment)

Last updated 17 November 2014
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New Grange estate proposal branded ‘vandalism of a public view’

CONTROVERSIAL plans to build more than 60 new homes in a South Lakeland town are back on the agenda.

Last updated 17 November 2014
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International Barrow teen footballer ‘a role model for all young people’

A SUPREMELY talented international footballer with the world at her feet has been nominated for a Love Barrow Award.

Last updated 17 November 2014
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Cumbria A595 bypass campaigners backed by politicians

CAMPAIGNERS pressing for a bypass at a pinch point which delays journeys between Barrow and West Cumbria have been given unanimous backing by Furness politicians.

Last updated 17 November 2014
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Concerns raised over growing ‘panic’ about Universal Credit in Barrow

50070449B001 CONCERNS have been raised at “panic” being caused by the roll-out of Universal Credit ahead of Christmas. (2 comments)

Last updated 17 November 2014
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Barrow businesswoman’s work for breast cancer victims earns her an accolade

50070429B000.jpgds A BARROW businesswoman who helped make special comfort bags for women undergoing treatment for breast cancer has been nominated for a Love Barrow award.

Last updated 17 November 2014
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