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  1. Furness mum gets top Labour backing for better autistic support bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Thewestmorland Gazette

    SUPPORT: From left, Barrow and Furness MP John Woodcock, Barrow'sVickerstown Primary School head Michelle Phizacklea, Deborah Brownson and shadow education secretary Tristram Hunt A FURNESS mum who is campaigning for better support for autistic children has won the backing of the shadow education secretary and her MP. Her experiences with the boys inspired her to write a book which is designed to help children, parents, teachers, child minders and medical professionals have a better understanding of autism.

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  2. Police appeal for information after Barrow fail to stop collisionRead the original story

    Thursday | North-West Evening Mail

    Cumbria police said it has been alleged that a bus collided with a car on Long Bank, Walney on Monday afternoon.

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  3. Police appeal to speak to dog walkers after inappropriate behaviour at Barrow nature reserveRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | North-West Evening Mail

    Cumbria police said a male and a female dog walkers spoke to a group of females on Sunday afternoon after there were concerns about a male who was acting inappropriately at North Walney Nature Reserve sometime between 2pm and 2.30pm.

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  4. Elderly woman taken to hospital after Barrow flat fireRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | North-West Evening Mail

    Firefighters from Barrow, Walney and Ulverston were called to Lumley Street just before 5am to a fire in a ground floor flat. A fire spokesman said that an elderly woman was taken to hospital by paramedics following the fire.

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  5. Barrow impresario bailed after arrest for alleged child sex offenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | North-West Evening Mail

    The 65-year-old has been quizzed by detectives and is now on bail until June in relation to the alleged historic offence. When contacted by the Evening Mail and asked about the claim the artistic director and chairman of the Walney Musical Theatre Company said he had no comment to make.

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  6. Crews called to Barrow flat fireRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | North-West Evening Mail

    Firefighters from Barrow, Walney and Ulverston were called to Lumley Street just before 5am to a fire in a ground floor flat.

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  7. Car vandalised with gloss paint in BarrowRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | North-West Evening Mail

    Cumbria police said a Seat Ibiza car had a line of white gloss painted on it while parked on Walney. The car was parked on Plymouth Street on the island when the incident happened sometime between midnight on Tuesday and 11am on Wednesday.

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  8. Jury retires to consider verdict in Barrow police officer rape trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | North-West Evening Mail

    A JURY trying a Cumbria police officer accused of raping a woman in a hotel room has retired to consider its verdicts. Nicholas Doherty, a detective constable, denies raping the alleged victim while he was attending a conference on seizing the proceeds of crime.

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  9. Service faces up to 'challenge' of recruiting new Cumbria firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | North-West Evening Mail

    CUMBRIA'S fire service is stepping up its drive to recruit more retained firefighters - as figures show the availability of engines staffed by retained staff is falling each year. Part-time firefighters who have other jobs - also known as "on-call" - make up 67 per cent of Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service.

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  10. ABB Wins Cable System Order For One Of The World's Biggest Wind FarmsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | Power Online

    Zurich Switzerland ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth around $130M from DONG Energy, the Danish integrated energy company, to supply a high-voltage cable system that will bring power from the Walney Extension wind park off the northwest coast of England to more than a million people in the United Kingdom. The Walney Extension will provide additional generation potential of 660 MW on top of the existing offshore wind farm's 367 MW.

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  11. Cumbrian detective denies raping woman in hotel roomRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | News and Star

    A Cumbrian police officer raped a woman in a hotel room while he was attending a conference on seizing the proceeds of crime, a court has heard. Nicholas Doherty, a detective constable with Cumbria Police, denies raping the alleged victim but admits having consensual sex with her in the early hours at a hotel in Warwickshire.

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  12. Detective denies hotel room 'rape'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Newsday

    A police officer raped a woman in a hotel room while he was attending a conference, a court has heard. Nicholas Doherty, 42, from Walney, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, denies rape but admits having consensual sex with the woman at a hotel in Warwickshire.

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  13. Fatal day Barkingside bomber's luck ran outRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Ilford Recorder

    Undeterred, he started his gunner training at Number 10 Air Gunner School, Walney Island, in Cumbria, on April 15, 1944. The very "raw" and inexperienced Lancaster crew of ME453 would have stood little chance against such men as these: Schnaufer alone, with his crew menbers Fritz Rumpelhardt and Wilhelm Gansler had completed 164 missions in which he shot down 114 "viermots" In October that year, Bill began training with his crew, before flying on their first operation on February 4, 1945.

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  14. Plans for South Cumbria family-friendly cycle route are revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | North-West Evening Mail

    The final chosen route for the Morecambe Bay Cycle Way between Walney and Glasson, Lancashire, was presented at the Coronation Hall, Ulverston. Residents, bike riders, businesses, community groups and potential volunteers met with the cycle team from Morecambe Bay Partnership to learn how the scheme will benefit the area.

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    Friday Mar 13 | This is Hull

    AN ORDER for dozens of wind turbine blades from Hull could help convince other firms to invest, Energy Secretary Ed Davey has said. Siemens has signed a deal to supply Dong Energy with about 50 turbines for its wind farm in Walney near Cumbria.

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  16. Cumbria soldiers to be honoured at service marking Afghanistan campaignRead the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | North-West Evening Mail

    SIX soldiers from Cumbria will be among those honoured at a special service of remembrance for servicemen and women killed during the Afghanistan campaign. The Queen, David Cameron and members of the Royal Family will gather at St Paul's Cathedral in London today to honour all those who fought to free Afghanistan from the Taliban.

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  17. 'If I can do it , anybody can do it' says Barrow mumRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | North-West Evening Mail

    "It's something I've always seen people doing and wanted to do but never thought I would be able to do it," said the 33-year-old, from Walney. It is this self-doubt and fear of judgement that Sport England has identified as being a barrier to sport.

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  18. Firefighters extinguish Barrow kitchen blazeRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 7 | North-West Evening Mail

    Barrow and Walney crews responded to a report of a flat fire in Roose Road, Barrow, at 23.29pm on Friday night. Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service said the occupant was alerted to the fire by a smoke alarm and he got out of the flat before raising the alarm through a neighbour.

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  19. Chance to help to protect Cumbria's marine wildlifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    CUMBRIA Wildlife Trust is encouraging local people to respond to a government consultation on whether Allonby Bay and West of Walney should be designated as Marine Conservation Zones. The UK's seas are home to half of all the country's wildlife but conservationists worry that 'out of sight is out of mind' and so CWT has created a film to inspire people to act.

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  20. Morecambe Bay NHS Trust paid out A 45m in negligence and legal costs over 7 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Mirror.co.uk

    A total of A 12.5m was paid to families treated by the maternity service where a 'lethal mix' of failures cost the lives of 11 babies and a mum The crisis-hit trust at the centre of the NHS baby deaths scandal has paid out A 45.3m in clinical negligence and legal costs - and faces yet more multi-million pound claims from former patients. The awards against University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Trust , which runs the unit at Furness General Hospital, cover a period between 2006 and 2013.

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