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  1. Lakes couple are blogging to the topRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Thewestmorland Gazette

    AN outdoorsy couple who decided to document their walking and travel exploits online - rather than sending dozens of emails to friends and family - are now set for national recognition. Beth and Steve Pipe started their popular blog nearly five years ago and have won acclaim after it was named number one in the Lake District by national walking and climbing magazine, The Great Outdoors.

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  2. CMB flying high in the cup competitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    CMB continued their impressive high-scoring form in cup competitions by defeat Furness Rovers 5-0 in the West Lancashire Challenge Cup. Matt Carr led the way with a brace of goals and there were further efforts by Callum Yearsley and Charlie Scholes.

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  3. Killer of Furness 'gentle giant' walks freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | North-West Evening Mail

    THE killer of a "gentle giant" who tried to break up a street fight walked free from prison on Saturday - just over a year after being jailed for manslaughter. Stephen Falle will be returning to Barrow after serving 18 months of a three-year sentence six of those on remand.

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  4. Killer of Furness 'gentle giant' to walk free todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | North-West Evening Mail

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  5. Challenge Cup draw to be held at WembleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | York Press

    THE draw for the first round of rugby league's Challenge Cup will be held at Wembley Stadium on Thursday, January 8, from 12.45pm.

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  6. Thatto Heath and Blackbrook in Challenge Cup drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Sthelensstar.co.uk

    The draw for the first round of the 2015 Challenge Cup will take place at Wembley Stadium on Thursday January 8 from 12.45pm - with Thatto Heath and Blackbrook both in the hat. The draw sees a large geographical spread of 40 teams set out on the road that will lead back to the world's most iconic venue on Saturday August 29 for the final of Rugby League's oldest and most prestigious knockout competition.

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  7. Bethany and Tom join county's first MYP'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    TWO KENDAL students have been selected as Cumbria Members of the Youth Parliament for the South Lakes and Barrow. Tom Latham, from Queen Katherine School, and Jess Benson of Kirkbie Kendal school will now sit in the Youth Parliament at the House of Commo Members of Youth Parliament at County Hall, , Queen Katherine school, Tom Latham, Jess Benson Kirkbie Kendal schhol, Bethany Thornton Furness Academy and Bailey Harding of Walney.

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  8. Walney pensioner, 82, still in critical condition at Preston hospital after Barrow crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | North-West Evening Mail

    An 82-year-old Walney pensioner is still in critical condition at Preston Royal Hospital after a crash in Barrow Cumbria Police have launched an investigation into the incident involving a pedestrian and a white Vauxhall Astra estate which took place at 4.45pm on Tuesday December 9 in Cornwallis Street. He is being supported by his family while he is treated at the Royal Preston Hospital and officers have been regular contact with them.

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  9. Walney pensioner, 82, still in critical condition at Preston hospital after Barrow crashRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | North-West Evening Mail

    An 82-year-old Walney pensioner is still in critical condition at Preston Royal Hospital after a crash in Barrow Cumbria Police have launched an investigation into the incident involving a pedestrian and a white Vauxhall Astra estate which took place at 4.45pm on Tuesday December 9 in Cornwallis Street. He is being supported by his family while he is treated at the Royal Preston Hospital and officers have been regular contact with them.

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  10. Caring Barrow boy's brother love is an inspiration to all his familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | North-West Evening Mail

    Do you know an inspirational child you think deserves an early visit from Father Christmas? Click here to nominate them as a Christmas Star Father of two, Jeff Holt, 33, nominated his eldest son Oscar, three, for his understanding and support while his younger brother has been in and out of hospital. Jasper, 20 months old, has a number of life-threatening medical problems, which have resulted in the family spending months at the hospital with him away from Oscar's friends.

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  11. Askam put five past Ambleside in one of a handful of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    RYAN Brown bagged a hat-trick as Askam United put Ambleside to the sword in one of just nine fixtures played across all five divisions of the West Lancashire Football League. Callum Rayner and Kyle Jefferson were also on the scoresheet as Askam moved up to ninth place while Ambleside, whose solitary goal was scored by Kacper Kesy, remain flirting with relegation in 13th place, just three points ahead of bottom club Bolton County in Division One.

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  12. Illness can't stop brave Barrow girl in her battle through lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | North-West Evening Mail

    Do you know an inspirational child you think deserves an early visit from Father Christmas? Click here to nominate them as a Christmas Star Katy Herbert, of Walney High School, has Down's syndrome but has always refused to let it get in her way. Described as a "happy-go-lucky little lady with a huge personality", 12-year-old Katy has wowed friends and family with her exceptionally positive attitude and her determination to succeed.

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  13. CMB flying high in the cup competitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    CMB continued their impressive high-scoring form in cup competitions by defeat Furness Rovers 5-0 in the West Lancashire Challenge Cup. Matt Carr led the way with a brace of goals and there were further efforts by Callum Yearsley and Charlie Scholes.

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  14. Health bosses probe Barrow Tesco bust-upRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | North-West Evening Mail

    AN investigation has been launched by a hospital trust into claims one of its doctors was involved in a Barrow supermarket altercation with a bereaved father. It is understood to have happened at Tesco Extra last month and involved Simon Brady whose son died during childbirth in 2008 and Dr Sur Roy, an obstetrician who was called to assist in the delivery of baby Alex Davey-Brady.

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  15. UPDATE 12pm: Walney pensioner, 82, in critical condition after Barrow crashRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | North-West Evening Mail

    Cumbria Police have launched an investigation after an 82-year-old pedestrian was left in a critical condition after a crash in Barrow on Tuesday The crash involving a pedestrian and a white Vauxhall Astra estate took place at 4.45pm on Tuesday in Cornwallis Street. He is being supported by his family while he is treated at the Royal Preston Hospital and officers have been regular contact with them.

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  16. Barrow beauty queen will plunge into freezing waters in fundraising bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | North-West Evening Mail

    ICE QUEEN Miss South Lakes, Aimee Shields, from Barrow, is taking part in a New Year's Eve dip at Earnse Bay HARRY ATKINSON 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. Aimee Shields, 22, of Bewley Steps, Newbarns, is taking on the traditional Barrovian challenge in a bid to be crowned Miss Cumbria in 2015.

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  17. Cumbria SATs results releasedRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | North-West Evening Mail

    HEADTEACHERS have praised their hard working pupils for their good results - but say national tests are not the 'be all and end all.' The tests were taken in May by last year's Year Six pupils who moved up to secondary schools in September.

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  18. Cumbria secondary schools lag behind progress of primariesRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | North-West Evening Mail

    The tests were taken in May by last year's Year Six pupils who moved up to secondary schools in September. Ofsted chiefs in the North-West say while overall education outcomes are improving, the quality of education for too many students in the region remains a 'postcode lottery'.

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  19. Driver taken to hospital after crashing into traffic lights and railings in BarrowRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 7 | North-West Evening Mail

    Cumbria Police said a woman was taken to Furness General Hospital after crashing a Toyota Avensis on Walney Promenade on Saturday night before 9.26pm.

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  20. Barrow gliding club set for return to skiesRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | North-West Evening Mail

    PILOTS from a Barrow club will soon take to the skies once again when a new tug aircraft gets the green light to fly. Lakes Gliding Club, which is based at Walney Airfield, has been out of action for six months as its former tug was getting too expensive to run.

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