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Monday, 22 December 2014

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Barrow beauty queen will plunge into freezing waters in fundraising bid

50071427B002 IT’S not how most of us would choose to spend New Year’s Eve. While the majority of people will be going out for a roast dinner with the family or celebratory drinks with friends, a Barrow beauty queen will be throwing herself into the sea – all in the name of charity.

Last updated 11 December 2014
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Accused breaks down at Barrow child sex charges trial

THE trial of three adults accused of plotting to sexually abuse children was dramatically halted when a defendant threw herself to the floor and refused to answer further questions.

Last updated 11 December 2014
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Former Millom Co-op building fails to sell at auction

50059200B002 fr.jpg A FORMER Millom department store and nightclub failed to sell as it went up for auction.

Last updated 11 December 2014
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Soldier involved in Barrow street fracas acted in self-defence, court told

A SERVING soldier claimed he got into a Barrow street fracas in self defence on a night out with his wife and friends.

Last updated 11 December 2014
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NOSTALGIA GALLERY: Snow in South Cumbria

EM Snow notalgia gallery/P05257.jpg_001.jpg IT can be as hazardous as it is beautiful – and there may be more than a sprinkling of it come the end of the week. As we today delve into our picture archives to bring you wintry pictures from the last 20 years, forecasters are predicting snow.

Last updated 11 December 2014
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Cumbria SATs results released

HEADTEACHERS have praised their hard working pupils for their good results - but say national tests are not the ‘be all and end all.’
Click here to see the results for schools across Furness, Ulverston, South Lakes and Millom

Last updated 11 December 2014
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Striking Cumbria firefighters vow battle will go on

50071381B000 FIREFIGHTERS took part in their 48th strike since last September with a 24-hour walk-out as part of a nationwide protest.

Last updated 11 December 2014
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Wife breaks down in tears in Barrow child sex charges trial

S54223Bsasa A WIFE accused of plotting with her husband to commit child sex offences broke down in tears when she told a court she had been too scared to disagree with him

Last updated 11 December 2014
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Police hunt man who assaulted woman in Windermere

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a woman was assaulted at night in Windermere.

Last updated 10 December 2014
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Cumbria secondary schools lagging behind primary schools

SECONDARY schools in Cumbria are lagging behind primary schools in the county, the latest data has shown.

Last updated 10 December 2014
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Millom man - My Kenya prison hell

S54637BB A MILLOM man freed from a Kenyan jail said he lost two stone surviving off a bowl of porridge a day during his 11-day “hell”.

Last updated 10 December 2014
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Three major Barrow housing schemes given the green light by council

50070023B003.jpgnp DEVELOPMENTS which aim to significantly increase a town’s housing stock have been given the go-ahead.

Last updated 10 December 2014
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Encouraging report for Cumbria ambulance crews

THE ambulance service which serves Furness has received an encouraging report from the Care Quality Commission, but response times to the most serious cases in Cumbria fell below the national average.

Last updated 10 December 2014
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Barrow man in court charged with causing or inciting a child to engage in sexual activity

A 46-year-old Barrow man has appeared before a court charged with two counts of causing or inciting a child to engage in sexual activity.

Last updated 9 December 2014
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Barrow primary school receives glowing report

50071294B001 AN “exceptionally caring school community” where staff go “to great lengths” to support pupils and their families in Barrow has been praised by inspectors.

Last updated 9 December 2014
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Barrow cancer victim's death threat terror

50071325B007 A BARROW pensioner has spoken of her nightmare as she became the victim of a neighbour from hell who shouted at her to die as she recovered from breast cancer.

Last updated 9 December 2014
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Popular Barrow grotto opens as dozens arrive to visit Santa

50071241B000 THE “best grotto in town” is back in business – and opened at the weekend to crowds of youngsters who were keen to see Santa. (2 comments)

Last updated 9 December 2014
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Barrow hospital’s stroke care service given lowest possible rating

STROKE victims in Furness are not receiving optimal care, latest figures reveal.

Last updated 9 December 2014
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Defence to begin in Barrow child sex charges case

THE defence cases of three people charged with planning the sexual abuse of children via text message will be put to a jury today.

Last updated 9 December 2014
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Ulverston school to open as usual today after gas leak fixed

HUNDREDS of students were evacuated from a school building in Ulverston yesterday after a gas leak.

Last updated 9 December 2014
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