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Flashback: The disallowed Carlisle Utd goal that could have saved Graham Kavanagh's bacon

Could VAR have saved Graham Kavanagh? Would Carlisle United's recent history have looked very different had a wrongly-disallowed goal been given?

Would a soon-to-be-sacked manager have instead enjoyed a winning bounce? Would a newly put-together team have found a springboard to better

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Wife and daughter of West Cumbrian gym owner to aid brain tumour charity in his memory

The wife and daughter of a West Cumbrian gym owner who died of a brain tumour will take on the Great North Run to help fund research into the disease.

Tom Pooley, who owned women's gym Energize on John Street, Workington, died last year aged 69.

Now his daughter Jenna Pooley Pears,

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Paralysed swan is rescued by Carlisle vets

VETS are used to treating cats and dogs, but a Carlisle practice has been treating a more unusual patient - a swan.

The bird, an adult female, was brought to the Falcon Veterinary Practice on London Road after she had been discovered injured near Talkin Tarn.

Edda Pohlandt, 52, who

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Celebrity Big Brother: India Willougby gives her advice to Carlisle's Roxanne Pallet

CARLISLE'S former Celebrity Big Brother star India Willoughby has given this timely advice to the city's singer turned actress Roxanne Pallett as she prepares for her stint in the show: "Don't be a wet lettuce!"

The former ITV newsreader and News & Star journalist spent 11 days in the Big

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Paralysed swan is rescued by Carlisle vets

VETS are used to treating cats and dogs, but a Carlisle practice has been treating a more unusual patient - a swan.

The bird, an adult female, was brought to the Falcon Veterinary Practice on London Road after she had been discovered injured near Talkin Tarn.

Edda Pohlandt, 52, who

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Cleator Moor man jailed for three years for going armed to ex-girlfriend's house

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A jealous man armed with an axe and knife paid a chilling dead-of-night visit to an ex-girlfriend he was banned from contacting.

Ian Davidson, 31, had been slapped with an indefinite restraining order last April for assaults on former partner Scarlett Nicholson.

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Man hurls homophobic abuse on train between London and Penrith

A PASSENGER was subjected to homophobic abuse on a train from London to Penrith.

The incident took place on July 13, between 6.15pm and 6.47pm on the train between Euston and Edinburgh.

Officers from British Transport Police have released a CCTV image of a man they'd like to speak

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Hewson targets players as Workington Reds prepare for season opener

Workington Reds are aiming to strengthen further on the eve of the new Evo-Stik Northern Premier League season.

Reds were rocked earlier this week by the news that Arron Bradbury wanted to leave the club, saying he didn't feel ready to make the step up.

And this left joint managers

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Last chance for Copeland businesses to get help to upgrade their premises

Time is running out for businesses to upgrade their premises at a fraction of the cost.

More than £300,000 has been invested in 57 businesses in Copeland as part of Copeland Borough Council’s building grants scheme, and there is less than a month left to apply.

Businesses can

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Bright Tribe told to repay more than £320,000 in Whitehaven Academy funding

THE trust which ran the trouble-hit Whitehaven Academy has been asked to pay back hundreds of thousands of pounds to the Government.

The Department for Education revealed it had asked Bright Tribe to repay up to £321,775 handed to it in grants and loan funding.

It comes after the

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"Steaming drunk" taxi passenger causes crash by grabbing steering wheel

A "steaming drunk" taxi passenger caused the vehicle to crash after grabbing the steering wheel during a journey.

Driver Terence McIntyre's Skoda Octavia was damaged and he was injured after it collided with a wall on January 5.

Carlisle Crown Court heard the crash occurred after Mr

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Whitehaven aiming to cement League One play-off spot

Whitehaven will want their play-off place secure before they complete the regular League One season at York on September 23.

There’s a desperate scramble going on for the three remaining play-off places between five clubs who are all still in contention.

It’s not easy to pick out

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Carlisle Utd fans' group CUOSC: We are not going anywhere

In his column last weekend, United reporter Jon Colman questioned whether fans' group CUOSC, which is losing members, was fit for purpose. Here, they give their response, written by board member Nigel Davidson:

Jon Colman questioned the existence of CUOSC in his recent News & Star

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One and a half tonnes of weeds and debris removed from West Cumbrian roads

One and a half tonnes of weeds and debris were removed in six weeks in Copeland as part of the Pride of Place scheme.

Copeland Borough Council has employed Malcolm Litt and Greg Smith to undertake duties including litter picking, weeding, emptying bins and general cleaning of the

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Former Whitehaven Academy trust could be told to repay cash
A trust which ran a troubled school could be told to return thousands of pounds for a lighting upgrade the government has no proof was completed.
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WHSmith sales assistant stole £1,600 from till

A trusted sales assistant at Penrith's WHSmith repeatedly pilfered from the till after stealing for the first time, and thinking: "Nobody will miss £10."

Magistrates heard how Shona Fairhurst, 38, was caught after rapidly escalating losses at the Angel Lane store prompted bosses to

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West Cumbrian fundraising group's coast to coast challenge

A WEST Cumbrian fundraising group will cycle the Coast to Coast to raise cash for respite holidays.

Steven Rudd, of the Knights Of The Western Lakes, will take on the challenge with eight friends and supporters, starting from Workington next Friday.

Knights Of The Western Lakes

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Rose's knitted Bible scenes to go on show

YOU can study the Bible, or, if you are Rose Lewis, knit it.

The knitted Bible scenes created by the 68-year-old will be on show in St Mungo's Church, Dearham tomorrow (August 25).

She held a similar exhibition last year but has since added 20 new scenes to her collection.

Life

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West Cumbrian fundraising group's coast to coast challenge

A WEST Cumbrian fundraising group will cycle the Coast to Coast to raise cash for respite holidays.

Steven Rudd, of the Knights Of The Western Lakes, will take on the challenge with eight friends and supporters, starting from Workington next Friday.

Knights Of The Western Lakes

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Fears Donald Campbell's Bluebird may never return to Coniston

FEARS that Donald Campbell's Bluebird may never return to Coniston have been stoked by the man who restored the famous boat.

Negotiations to bring the hydroplane back to Coniston permanently and house it in a museum have stalled with Bill Smith, the diver who recovered and restored the

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Wife and daughter of West Cumbrian gym owner to aid brain tumour charity in his memory

The wife and daughter of a West Cumbrian gym owner who died of a brain tumour will take on the Great North Run to help fund research into the disease.

Tom Pooley, who owned women's gym Energize on John Street, Workington, died last year aged 69.

Now his daughter Jenna Pooley Pears,

today 17:41
Hewson targets players as Workington Reds prepare for season opener

Workington Reds are aiming to strengthen further on the eve of the new Evo-Stik Northern Premier League season.

Reds were rocked earlier this week by the news that Arron Bradbury wanted to leave the club, saying he didn't feel ready to make the step up.

And this left joint managers

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Man hurls homophobic abuse on train between London and Penrith

A PASSENGER was subjected to homophobic abuse on a train from London to Penrith.

The incident took place on July 13, between 6.15pm and 6.47pm on the train between Euston and Edinburgh.

Officers from British Transport Police have released a CCTV image of a man they'd like to speak

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Sellafield in court on health and safety charges - after worker allegedly exposed to plutonium

A court case brought against Sellafield Ltd has come before a judge.

Representatives of the company attended a hearing at Carlisle Crown Court today.

Sellafield is the subject of a prosecution brought by the Office for Nuclear Regulation under the Health and Safety at Work Act

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Latest news from Carlisle
today 18:08 West Cumbrian fundraising group's coast to coast challenge
today 18:08 Flashback: The disallowed Carlisle Utd goal that could have saved Graham Kavanagh's bacon
today 18:08 Wife and daughter of West Cumbrian gym owner to aid brain tumour charity in his memory
today 18:08 Paralysed swan is rescued by Carlisle vets
today 18:08 Celebrity Big Brother: India Willougby gives her advice to Carlisle's Roxanne Pallet
today 17:41 Rose's knitted Bible scenes to go on show
today 17:41 West Cumbrian fundraising group's coast to coast challenge
today 17:41 Fears Donald Campbell's Bluebird may never return to Coniston
today 17:41 Wife and daughter of West Cumbrian gym owner to aid brain tumour charity in his memory
today 17:23 Paralysed swan is rescued by Carlisle vets
today 17:05 Cleator Moor man jailed for three years for going armed to ex-girlfriend's house
today 16:38 Hewson targets players as Workington Reds prepare for season opener
today 16:20 Man hurls homophobic abuse on train between London and Penrith
today 16:02 Man hurls homophobic abuse on train between London and Penrith
today 16:02 Sellafield in court on health and safety charges - after worker allegedly exposed to plutonium
today 16:02 Hewson targets players as Workington Reds prepare for season opener
today 16:02 Last chance for Copeland businesses to get help to upgrade their premises
today 15:35 Bright Tribe told to repay more than £320,000 in Whitehaven Academy funding
today 15:35 Sellafield in court on health and safety charges - after worker allegedly exposed to plutonium
today 15:35 Last chance for Copeland businesses to get help to upgrade their premises
today 14:59 New cycling and orienteering challenge on offer
today 14:59 Bright Tribe told to repay more than £320,000 in Whitehaven Academy funding
today 14:59 "Steaming drunk" taxi passenger causes crash by grabbing steering wheel
today 14:32 Pay-on-exit car parking could be introduced at West Cumberland Hospital
today 14:32 New cycling and orienteering challenge on offer
today 13:56 New Balance named Northern Powerhouse Partner
today 13:56 Wartime tales' exhibition marks 100th WW1 anniversary
today 13:56 Whitehaven aiming to cement League One play-off spot
today 13:56 Carlisle Utd fans' group CUOSC: We are not going anywhere
today 13:56 One and a half tonnes of weeds and debris removed from West Cumbrian roads
today 13:29 Whitehaven aiming to cement play-off spot
today 13:29 Sellafield visit for budding nuclear physicist, 11, who impressed bosses
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today 13:02 Former Whitehaven Academy trust could be told to repay cash
today 12:53 WHSmith sales assistant stole £1,600 from till
today 11:50 Edenhall win Eden Valley Cricket League Junior Cup as Carlisle Cricket Club's 2nds close in on Premiership title
today 11:50 ‘Resting key players has done the world of good’, says Workington Town director of rugby Les Ashe
today 11:50 Wigton woman reported as missing found "safe and well", say police
today 11:23 ‘Resting key players has done the world of good’ says Workington Town director of rugby Les Ashe
today 10:47 Nasser Hussain: Cumbrian Ben Stokes should return to the England side if he’s ready for it
today 10:20 Nasser Hussain: Cumbrian Ben Stokes should return to the England side if he’s ready for it
today 10:20 Geraint Thomas and Chris Froome heading to Cumbria to compete in Tour of Britain
today 09:44 A-level results day for West Cumbrian students
today 09:44 Geraint Thomas and Chris Froome heading to Cumbria to compete in Tour of Britain
today 09:44 Young man rescued after falling into river in middle of the night
today 08:14 Cumbrian food producers scoop prizes at Great Taste Awards
today 08:14 Ullswater's Another Place celebrates first anniversary
today 08:14 Leading councillor calls for Cumbria LEP to merge with neighbour
today 08:14 Rovtech Solutions expands into West Cumbria
today 08:14 TSP Engineering shortlisted for major industry honour
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today 18:08 Parker Solar Probe: NASA rocket launches on historic seven-year mission to 'TOUCH the sun' day after delay
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today 18:08 Britain's Got Talent singer Simonne Kerr stabbed to death in London
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today 17:47 Police officer quits after having sex with witness in active case
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today 17:44 Rail passenger fury at 3.2% rise in fares for chaotic services
today 17:44 £500,000 homes 'blighted' by 30ft wall of hay
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today 17:23 How to stop giant spiders from invading your home
today 17:23 Man banned from this Hull shop for life - and for a very surprising reason
today 17:23 Skechers is looking for staff at its new store in Hull - and you'll get a discount
today 17:23 Skechers is looking for staff at its new store in Hull - and you'll get a discount
today 17:23 Meet the handyman doing what he can to clean up Beverley Road
today 17:23 Meet the handyman doing what he can to clean up Beverley Road
today 17:23 Air ambulance at serious incident in Swanland as man 'seen on fire' - updates
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today 17:17 Talk of national governments and new parties shows the desperation of those opposed to a radical Labour government
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