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Two further people have been bailed in Morton stabbing probe

The two people arrested in the Morton stabbing investigation have been bailed.

A man and women, both in their early 20s, were released on bail earlier today by police.

It takes the total number of arrests in the probe to five, as a 40-year-old woman, 35-year-old woman and a

today 15:17
Fire crew called to Workington blaze

Firefighters were called to tackle a vehicle blaze on a Workington street.

Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service was called to Firth View Walk at 4.50am today.

They used a hose reel and breathing apparatus to put out the fire.

today 14:14
New Workington Reds commercial manager launches lottery-based shirt sponsorship draw

New Workington Reds commercial manager Darrell Thomas hasn’t wasted much time as he sets about reviving the club’s fortunes.

One of his first projects is a lottery-based shirt sponsorship draw which has been launched in the past few days. It will be open to all local

today 13:11
Culture Secretary encourages ban on mobile phones in the classroom

Head teachers across the UK should ban mobile phones in the classroom, the Culture Secretary has said.

Matt Hancock hailed those who do not allow the devices during school hours, and said more heads show "follow their lead".

He warned that mobiles could have a "real impact" on

today 13:11
Former Newcastle loanee Macaulay Gillesphey rejoins Carlisle United on a two-year deal

Former loan defender Macaulay Gillesphey today became John Sheridan's second Carlisle United signing in the space of 24 hours.

The ex-Newcastle man has signed a two-year deal to rejoin the Blues permanently.

It marks a return for the 22-year-old who had two previous loan spells with

today 12:08
Popular former Whitehaven coach Paul Cullen set to return to the club for vice-presidents' night

Paul Cullen, one of Whitehaven’s most popular coaches of modern times, is coming back to the club.

But it’s not in a coaching capacity as he will be the special guest at the Haven vice-presidents' night on Friday, July 6.

Organiser Des Byrne said: “It promises to be a belter of

today 12:08
Lane of M6 at Carlisle closed due to crash

One lane of the M6 motorway at Carlisle is closed because of a crash.

The incident happened about 11am between junction 44 (Carlisle north) and junction 43.

Despite the southbound lane closure traffic is said to be coping well.

today 12:08
Pop star Lee Brennan hosting Oasis-themed World Cup party in Carlisle

Pop star Lee Brennan is mixing football with classic Britpop anthems - to create a huge day out to mark the next step in England's World Cup campaign.

Oasis tribute band Noasis will perform in Carlisle on Champagne Super Sunday - an event which also includes the England v Panama World Cup

today 12:08
People of west Cumbria will be left with "second class service" when stroke services moved to Carlisle

Angry residents say the people of West Cumbria will be left with second class healthcare once stroke services are centralised in Carlisle.

About 100 people grilled health bosses about the changes during a heated meeting at Cleator Moor Civic Hall yesterday.

It follows a decision by

today 12:08
Wigton town centre has £60,000 makeover - and there's still cash available

Wigton's town centre has undergone a £60,000 makeover - and there's still more money available for businesses and home owners to spruce their properties.

The scheme to transform the town is being led by Allerdale Council with more than half the cash being provided by the authority through

today 11:50
Workington Town and Whitehaven among those to hit back at Super League's plans for the future of the sport

Super League’s plans for the future of the sport have been met with dismay by lower league clubs.

Championship and League One clubs – who include Workington Town and Whitehaven - are prepared to fight for themselves against the "big boys".

Arguments and counter claims have been

today 11:05
Carlisle Utd chasing more signings after capture of former Plymouth defender

Carlisle United boss John Sheridan is closing in on more new faces after making ex-Plymouth defender Gary Miller his first Blues signing.

It is understood the Blues are in talks with further potential additions following the capture of 31-year-old Miller.

The experienced Scottish

today 10:02
Teenage midfielder signs new Carlisle Utd deal

Teenage midfielder Jordan Holt has today signed a new six-month Carlisle United deal.

The 19-year-old's new contract keeps him at Brunton Park until January.

Holt was among the players offered a new deal by the Blues at the end of last season.

It followed his first campaign in

today 10:02
Cumbria police become first UK force to use new technology for evidence storage

CUMBRIA police has become the first force in the UK to launch a new initiative which changes the way they store and receive digital evidence.

Axon Citizen for Officers, a cloud-based digital evidence management solution allows officers to manage, review, share, and process digital

today 10:02
Police dealing with two-vehicle crash on Dalston Road in Carlisle

Police are dealing with a two-vehicle crash on the edge of Carlisle.

The collision was reported to the authorities about 8.10am this morning.

It's happened on Dalston Road, near the turn-offs for Peter Lane and Cummersdale.

No one is believed to have been seriously

today 08:59
Devastation revealed caused by fire as police hunt for witnesses

A WILDFIRE which tore through St Bees Head has devastated wildlife.

Fire chiefs initially said last week's blaze – which had flames as high as three-metres – was started by a discarded cigarette and police are now investigating the cause and appealing for witnesses to come

today 07:56
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Cumbria street scoops £3m win in People's Postcode Lottery draw

A community has struck gold after being selected as the winners of a £3m prize in the Postcode Lottery.

This month the lucky postcode selected for the jackpot was the LA14 4 sector in Ormsgill, Barrow.

Every person in that area who bought a ticket will land themselves a percentage

today 15:17
Bus users lose out as result of road closure

Village bus users will miss out when a road near Cockermouth is closed next week while utility work is carried out.

Work will be taking place on a stretch of Low Road, Brigham, from its junction with Stan Lonning, starting Monday.

The Workington to Keswick X5 bus will be rerouted as

today 15:11
M6 near Carlisle partially closed after HGV collided bridge

One lane of the M6 near Carlisle is closed after a HGV collided with a bridge.

It happened shortly before 10am today on the southbound carriageway between junction 44 and 43.

There were no reported injuries but the lane remains closed due to bridge maintenance work.

today 14:14
Japanese wrestling star set to headline blockbuster show in Carlisle

Wrestling fans in Cumbria will be treated to a special appearance from a Japanese grappling superstar as part of a blockbuster show in Carlisle.

On Saturday, city-based Target Wrestling will be bringing renowned Japanese wrestler Naoki Tanizaki to Carlisle to compete at their monthly show

today 14:14
Fire crew called to Workington blaze

Firefighters were called to tackle a vehicle blaze on a Workington street.

Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service was called to Firth View Walk at 4.50am today.

They used a hose reel and breathing apparatus to put out the fire.

today 14:08
Appeal to help find Cumbrian teens who have been missing for 11 days

Police are continuing to appeal to information to help find two Cumbrian teenagers who have been missing for 11 days.

Ellie Robertson, 17, and Ryan Bond, 15, who are both local to the Cumbria area, were last seen in Kilwinning, Scotland, on June at 6.15pm.

Police said they are

today 13:11
Skiddaw House's 1550ft Sessions bringing more unique concerts to Cumbria

ENGLAND'S most remote hostel has been a surprise addition to the county's live music scene, hosting some unique and unforgettable gigs over the past two years.

Furness duo Paper Cranes were the first act to perform at Skiddaw House, 1,550ft up the Lake District's sixth highest mountain,

today 13:05
New Workington Reds commercial manager launches lottery-based shirt sponsorship draw

New Workington Reds commercial manager Darrell Thomas hasn’t wasted much time as he sets about reviving the club’s fortunes.

One of his first projects is a lottery-based shirt sponsorship draw which has been launched in the past few days. It will be open to all local

today 13:05
Latest news from Carlisle
today 15:17 Cumbria street scoops £3m win in People's Postcode Lottery draw
today 15:17 Two further people have been bailed in Morton stabbing probe
today 15:11 Bus users lose out as result of road closure
today 14:14 M6 near Carlisle partially closed after HGV collided bridge
today 14:14 Japanese wrestling star set to headline blockbuster show in Carlisle
today 14:14 Fire crew called to Workington blaze
today 14:08 Fire crew called to Workington blaze
today 13:11 Appeal to help find Cumbrian teens who have been missing for 11 days
today 13:11 New Workington Reds commercial manager launches lottery-based shirt sponsorship draw
today 13:11 Culture Secretary encourages ban on mobile phones in the classroom
today 13:05 Skiddaw House's 1550ft Sessions bringing more unique concerts to Cumbria
today 13:05 New Workington Reds commercial manager launches lottery-based shirt sponsorship draw
today 13:05 Appeal to help find Cumbrian teens who have been missing for 11 days
today 12:08 Annual guitar extravaganza returns to Cumbria this summer
today 12:08 Thousands of people back petition supporting epileptic boy's cannabis oil plea
today 12:08 Former Newcastle loanee Macaulay Gillesphey rejoins Carlisle United on a two-year deal
today 12:08 Popular former Whitehaven coach Paul Cullen set to return to the club for vice-presidents' night
today 12:08 Lane of M6 at Carlisle closed due to crash
today 12:08 Pop star Lee Brennan hosting Oasis-themed World Cup party in Carlisle
today 12:08 People of west Cumbria will be left with "second class service" when stroke services moved to Carlisle
today 12:02 Public voice anger at stroke services move
today 11:50 Wigton town centre has £60,000 makeover - and there's still cash available
today 11:05 Workington Town and Whitehaven among those to hit back at Super League's plans for the future of the sport
today 10:59 Workington Town and Whitehaven among those to hit back at Super League's plans for the future of the sport
today 10:59 NHS mortuary worker on trying to break taboo around death
today 10:59 Cumbria police become first UK force to use new technology for evidence storage
today 10:59 Market Place to open again
today 10:35 Gary Miller: Carlisle United sign former Plymouth defender on one-year deal
today 10:02 Carlisle Utd chasing more signings after capture of former Plymouth defender
today 10:02 Teenage midfielder signs new Carlisle Utd deal
today 10:02 Cumbria police become first UK force to use new technology for evidence storage
today 09:56 Funding boost for beach clean group
today 08:59 Devastation caused by St Bees fire revealed as police appeal for witnesses
today 08:59 Police dealing with two-vehicle crash on Dalston Road in Carlisle
today 08:53 Devastation caused by St Bees fire revealed as police hunt for witnesses
today 07:56 Devastation revealed caused by fire as police hunt for witnesses
today 07:56 Alarm raised over illegal use of metal detectors along Hadrian's Wall
today 07:56 Online predators targeting children in Cumbria snared under new grooming law
today 07:50 Fantastic family home in Lakeland village
today 07:50 Online predators targeting children in Cumbria snared under new grooming law
today 07:50 Devastation revealed caused by fire as police hunt for witnesses
today 07:26 Sellafield clean-up to cost extra £913m, says watchdog
today 06:47 Couple fell in love with character and views
today 00:35 Kingmoor Consulting and SYPO work together to develop new website
today 00:35 Appeal following assault in Carlisle involving three men
today 00:35 Nuclear Decommissioning Authority's role at Sellafield is "unclear" says watchdog
today 00:29 Nuclear Decommissioning Authority's role at Sellafield is "unclear" says watchdog
yesterday 20:23 Judge tells Workington man he will face prison
yesterday 20:17 Judge tells Workington man he will face prison
yesterday 19:20 Prolific thief jailed after breaching north Cumbria shop ban
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