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Rescue dog saved from streets of Cyprus thriving in new home in Cumbria

A DOG that was badly abused and left for dead in Cyprus three years ago is now thriving with her new owner in the heart of the Lake District.

Cher is a cross between a golden retriever and a Greek domestic dog called a Kokoni.

She was originally found abused on the streets

today 10:11
Rescue dog saved from streets of Cyprus thriving in new home in Cumbria

A DOG that was badly abused and left for dead in Cyprus three years ago is now thriving with her new owner in the heart of the Lake District.

Cher is a cross between a golden retriever and a Greek domestic dog called a Kokoni.

She was originally found abused on the streets

today 10:11
South Lakes gin company recognised in competition

TWO products made by a South Lakes company were recognised in the Craft Distilling Expo’s ‘Gin of the Year’ competition.

Competing products were initially sampled neat, with the top scorers moving on to a second round where they were tasted with Fever-Tree tonic

today 09:08
LETTER: Plea for free parking in all car parks after 6pm

HAS Cumbria County Council gone completely mad or is it trying to close down all the local societies that meet in the evenings, and businesses including pubs and restaurants (Gazette, October 10, 'Parking blitz on the cards')?

The societies and choirs often meet in premises that

today 08:05
LETTER: Kendal needs a northern bypass

THE article 'Setting out a plan for Kendal's future' (Gazette, October 10) made no suggestion that speaker Alan Stewart, for JTP, included the need for a northern bypass to link, say, the Plumgarths roundabout and the A6 north of Kendal, such as near the proposed site for the £5 million

today 07:02
REVIEW: All items in the programme were presented with great panache and a breathtaking virtuosity

KENDAL Midday Concert Club took a step back into earlier times for its latest concert, writes CLIVE WALKLEY. Moving away from the staple diet of 18/19th-century piano music - solo or with other players - and string quartets, we travelled back in time to hear Echoes of Venice in the music of

yesterday 10:02
Parking on footpaths and other items from Ingleton Parish Council

COUNCILLOR Gaunt reported at the Ingleton Parish Council meeting about the work on updating the current map and stated this would be delayed by her impending trip abroad.

Comments were made that it was felt the project depended on financial input by the IABG and a response on this

yesterday 08:59
GARDENING: Size of the hedge wanted will dictate the scope of the plants to choose

I WOULD say that 20 years ago if anyone had asked about growing a low, compact, evergreen hedge the default answer among many gardeners, designers and nursery owners would have automatically been without any hesitation: Box (Buxus sempervirens), writes TOM ATTWOOD. Today the effects of box

yesterday 07:56
LETTER: Welcome at the parish church

WE VISITED Kendal last week to see two old friends. On the last evening we popped out of our B&B to find a bite of food and decided to try the Ring O' Bells, next to the church.

We were welcomed by the fellows in there and when we produced a charity quiz sheet they all wanted to

yesterday 06:53
Kendal town centre road to close for three days

A ROAD in Kendal town centre is to close for three days from Sunday while urgent repairs are carried out to a collapsed public sewer.

Cumbria County Council has agreed to temporarily close Stramongate to through traffic on the town centre side of the bridge to allow United Utilities

yesterday 22:29
Cumbrian protestor climbs Big Ben

AN EXTINCTION Rebellion demonstrator dressed up as Boris Johnson has climbed up the scaffolding around the base of Big Ben.

The man, named by the environmental protest group as 43-year-old tree surgeon Ben Atkinson, clambered up wearing a costume and blonde wig mimicking

2019-10-18 19:14
Cumbrian protestor climbs Big Ben

AN EXTINCTION Rebellion demonstrator dressed up as Boris Johnson has climbed up the scaffolding around the base of Big Ben.

The man, named by the environmental protest group as 43-year-old tree surgeon Ben Atkinson, clambered up wearing a costume and blonde wig mimicking

2019-10-18 19:14
Body found off Cumbrian coast

POLICE searching for a missing woman have found a body.

Brenda Wignall, 58, was last seen in the early hours of Friday, October 11 at her home address in Preston and extensive searches have been taken place since.

A woman’s body was found at South Walney Nature

2019-10-18 17:08
Asda, Sainsbury's and Morrisons cut fuel prices

Supermarkets are cutting fuel prices.

Asda said it will reduce the cost of diesel by 3p per litre and petrol by 2p per litre.

That means drivers using an Asda filling station will pay no more than 121.7p per litre for petrol and 125.7p per litre for diesel.

2019-10-18 10:50
CUMBRIA PCC: 200 more officers for county?

CUMBRIA’S police and crime commissioner has revealed he hopes to make the case for an extra 200 police officers over the next three years.

Peter McCall, the Conservative PCC, confirmed that Cumbria would be getting 51 in the first tranche, but he would be arguing for another

2019-10-18 08:44
Seven arrested in Cumbria as UK-wide crackdown sees drugs worth £426,040 seized

Police in Cumbria made seven arrests and a number of seizures of class A drugs during a week-long UK-wide crackdown on county lines drugs crime.

Three of those arrests were in north Cumbria, with two each in the south and west of the county.

Those arrested are under

2019-10-18 07:41
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Corbyn says he will challenge the Government ‘all the way’ over Europe

Jeremy Corbyn told supporters he would challenge the Government “all the way” over Europe, and the answer to the country’s problems was socialism.

Speaking at a raucous party rally in Liverpool on Saturday night, the Labour leader said his party would reject Prime

today 10:11
Labour says Johnson could be in contempt of Parliament after Brexit letter

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell has insisted Boris Johnson may be in contempt of Parliament over Brexit.

Mr McDonnell hit out at the way the Prime Minister distanced himself from a legally required request to the EU for a Brexit extension which he refused to sign.

The shadow

today 10:11
Michael Cheika stands by pledge as he steps down as Australia coach

Michael Cheika has insisted he had no choice but to resign after Australia were dumped out of the World Cup by England.

The former Leinster and Stade Francais boss has stepped down as Wallabies head coach in the wake of Saturday’s 40-16 thumping in the quarter-finals.

The

today 10:11
Mauricio Pochettino focused on turning Spurs around amid Amazon announcement

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino says he is on board with the decision to allow documentary cameras to film inside the club this season.

It was announced on Friday that Spurs will be the subject of the latest Amazon series of All or Nothing – a fly-on-the-wall documentary that will

today 10:11
Leicester boss Rodgers focused on continuous improvement

Brendan Rodgers is not getting carried away by Leicester’s lofty position in the Premier League table.

There was talk before the start of the season of the Foxes having the potential to break into the top four, with Rodgers himself openly admitting that bringing European football

today 10:11
Haringey players ‘disgusted’ and ‘distraught’ by abuse, says former defender

Haringey players were left “disgusted” and “distraught” by alleged racist abuse they suffered in their abandoned FA Cup clash with Yeovil, according to a former Borough defender who attended the game.

The fourth qualifying round match at Coles Park saw the players

today 10:11
Many Sunday papers unimpressed with MPs who failed to follow Brexit advice

After Saturday’s newspapers offered advice on how MPs should vote on the EU Withdrawal Act, many of Sunday’s papers are not impressed the advice was not followed.

With a headline dubbing Parliament “The House of Fools”, the Mail on Sunday wrote: “Today Britain

today 09:08
Many Sunday papers unimpressed with MPs who failed to follow Brexit advice

After Saturday’s newspapers offered advice on how MPs should vote on the EU Withdrawal Act, many of Sunday’s papers are not impressed the advice was not followed.

With a headline dubbing Parliament “The House of Fools”, the Mail on Sunday wrote: “Today Britain

today 09:08
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today 10:11 Haringey players ‘disgusted’ and ‘distraught’ by abuse, says former defender
today 10:11 Rescue dog saved from streets of Cyprus thriving in new home in Cumbria
today 10:11 Rescue dog saved from streets of Cyprus thriving in new home in Cumbria
today 09:08 Many Sunday papers unimpressed with MPs who failed to follow Brexit advice
today 09:08 Many Sunday papers unimpressed with MPs who failed to follow Brexit advice
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today 00:44 Johnson under fire over unsigned Brexit extension request to EU
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today 22:38 Boris Johnson will write to Tusk ‘to seek Brexit delay’
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