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Victoria and David Beckham share pictures of son Cruz on his 12th birthday

Victoria and David Beckham have both shared unseen photographs of their son Cruz to mark his 12th birthday.

Spice Girl turned designer Victoria posted two images on Instagram to mark the budding pop star's big day.

One shows Cruz looking smart in a shirt and tie and another shows him

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Women stole groceries from vulnerable man's home

Two women who stole groceries from a vulnerable man's Carlisle home have been sentenced by a judge.

Charlene Morrison, 20, and Claire Louise Robinson, 23, took food and cleaning products after entering the victim's house on August 20.

Morrison also took tobacco and a mobile phone

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Thirty cones stolen from Cumbrian road

About 30 no-waiting cones were stolen from a Cumbrian road over the weekend.

The cones were taken from Solway Road in Workington between Friday and today.

Anyone with information can call Cumbria police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 and quote crime ref

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Man 'killed banker after being laughed at'

An unemployed plasterer has told jurors he killed a young banker after he was "laughed at" and called a "half chap".

Trevor Timon, 31, allegedly punched 30-year-old Oliver Dearlove in the head after becoming angry that he and his friends were talking to a woman he knew.

Mr Dearlove,

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Man, 49, in "critical condition" after fatal two car crash near Carlisle

A MOTORIST whose car was involved in a fatal death crash on key road near Carlisle remains in a "critical" condition.

Police have today renewed their appeal for witnesses following the horrific crash on the A689 near to the Walby Farm Park turn-off which left a 27-year-old woman

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UKAD chief's appearance before select committee postponed by one week

The much-anticipated appearance of UK Anti-Doping boss Nicole Sapstead before the Culture, Media and Sport (CMS) select committee has been postponed by one week to Wednesday, March 1.

Sapstead, ex-British Cycling coach Simon Cope and former Team Sky medic Dr Richard Freeman  - two key

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Farm vehicle fire near Penrith

Firefighters dealt with a farm vehicle blaze near Penrith.

It happened at 12pm on Salkeld Road, Langwathby.

A mobile straw chopper, which contained a large bale of straw, had caught fire.

The crew dragged the materials out of the machinery and extinguished the blaze before it

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Former Northbank footballers plea to join fundraiser for an ex-Blues hero

A FUNDRAISING footballers’ reunion is being organised for former Carlisle United player Tony Hopper following his diagnosis with motor neurone disease.

The 40-year-old father of three – a hugely popular figure in Cumbrian football – had a successful playing career with both United

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Phil Dowson to retire before assuming coaching role with Northampton

Worcester flanker Phil Dowson will retire at the end of the season to join Northampton's coaching staff, with Saints bosses backing rugby director Jim Mallinder's stewardship.

Former Northampton back-rower Dowson will return to Franklin's Gardens this summer as an assistant coach, filling

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Former chancellor George Osborne pops into Whitehaven on Copeland by-election campaign trail

Former Chancellor George Osborne joined the by-election campaign trail in Whitehaven today.

Mr Osborne, who was chancellor for six years until 2016, joined the Conservatives' Copeland candidate Trudy Harrison canvassing and knocking on residents' doors in the Bransty area of town this

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Theresa May urges peers not to 'hold up' delivery of Brexit

Prime Minister Theresa May has said she does not want to see anyone holding up "what the British people want", as the Brexit Bill goes before the House of Lords.

Mrs May spoke on the debate as she visited the Emma Bridgewater factory in Stoke-on-Trent on Monday to campaign ahead of

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North Cumbrian pub undergoes expansion to meet demand

A listed north Cumbrian pub is undergoing works which will see the size of its dining area double.

The Bridge End Inn at Dalston, near Carlisle, is expanding in order to accompany demand for weddings, christenings and other events.

It also means the owners, Julie and Ian Brown, will

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When weddings go bad: Cumbria police respond to 999 calls

It is supposed to be the happiest day of your life...

Yet shocking figures released exclusively to the News & Star reveal that tying the knot can in some cases be fraught with unexpected risk – and occasionally blighted by violence.

In the last five years, Cumbria police officers

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Woman, 27, killed in road crash near Carlisle

A 27-year-old woman has died and four more people – including two children - were injured after a horrifying crash near Carlisle.

There was a huge emergency response to the two-car collision, which happened shortly after 1pm yesterday (Sunday) on the A689, near the turn-off for Walby

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Workington boss Dave Hewson frustrated after Reds come from two goals down, only to still lose

Problems mounted for Workington Reds after their 3-2 defeat at Stafford Rangers.

For the two players who were sent-off during the game will miss Saturday’s trip to Grantham.

It used to be ten days before suspensions came into operation but that has changed this season to a

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Workington Town face long trip in League One Cup Quarter-Final after beating Whitehaven

Workington Town face a long trip to Gloucestershire Old Golds in the quarter-final of the League One Cup.

They earned their place with a deserved 22-6 win at the Recreation Ground against Whitehaven.

Coach Dave Clark said: “That represents a new challenge for us and, although it is

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Trump-owned Turnberry remains on Open rota

Nothing that Donald Trump has done since becoming President of the United States has changed the prospects of his Turnberry course hosting the Open Championship, according to the R&A.

Royal St George's was announced as the host of the 2020 Open on Monday, with the 150th edition the

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Mark Clattenburg will continue to referee in Premier League until end of season

Mark Clattenburg will continue to referee in the Premier League until the end of the season.

Clattenburg announced his decision last week to become head of referees in Saudi Arabia but the official will remain in English football for the rest of the current campaign.

The Premier

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Bungalow transformed with clever use of interior design

Ben and Rachel Mitchinson transformed their Kendal bungalow into a sleek, light-filled home designed for family life in just seven months.

A new kitchen, three new bathrooms, replacement windows and doors, an amended bedroom layout, a raft of energy-efficiency measures and building work

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Baby airlifted to hospital with head injury

A baby was airlifted to hospital after a fall in Cumbria.

The 18-month-old boy suffered a head injury.

It happened in Appleby at 10.30am on Saturday.

The Great North Air Ambulance Service attended.

Its doctor-led trauma team assessed and treated the boy at the

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Walker suffered serious head injury after 50ft fall

A walker was airlifted to hospital with a serious head injury following a 50ft fall down a rocky slope.

The woman, in her fifties, was put into an induced coma following the incident in the Borrowdale Valley.

It happened at about 3pm on Friday.

The Great North Air Ambulance

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Window forced in attempted burglary in Cumbria

A window was forced open in an attempted burglary in West Cumbria.

Police said the would-be burglar "gained partial entry" to a property in Market Place, Workington, before making off empty handed.

The incident happened between February 14 and today.

Anyone with information can

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West Cumbrian respite centre remains in limbo months after safety failings force shock closure

Mystery surrounds the future of a Workington respite centre for people with learning disabilities 10 months after a catalogue of failings forced it to close.

Cavendish House on Elizabeth Street closed suddenly last April after inspectors from the Care Quality Commission said people were

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When weddings go bad: Cumbria police respond to 999 calls

It is supposed to be the happiest day of your life...

Yet shocking figures reveal that tying the knot can in some cases be fraught with unexpected risk – and occasionally blighted by violence.

In the last five years, Cumbria police officers have had to respond to emergency 999

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Latest news from Carlisle
today 17:07 Trump-owned Turnberry remains on Open rota
today 17:07 Mark Clattenburg will continue to referee in Premier League until end of season
today 17:07 Bungalow transformed with clever use of interior design
today 17:07 Baby airlifted to hospital with head injury
today 17:07 Walker suffered serious head injury after 50ft fall
today 17:07 Window forced in attempted burglary in Cumbria
today 17:07 Victoria and David Beckham share pictures of son Cruz on his 12th birthday
today 17:07 Women stole groceries from vulnerable man's home
today 17:07 Thirty cones stolen from Cumbrian road
today 16:55 West Cumbrian respite centre remains in limbo months after safety failings force shock closure
today 16:55 When weddings go bad: Cumbria police respond to 999 calls
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today 16:01 Man 'killed banker after being laughed at'
today 16:01 Man, 49, in "critical condition" after fatal two car crash near Carlisle
today 15:49 West Cumbrian respite centre remains in limbo months after safety failings force shock closure
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today 14:55 Royal St George's to host the 2020 Open
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today 14:55 UKAD chief's appearance before select committee postponed by one week
today 14:55 Farm vehicle fire near Penrith
today 14:55 Former Northbank footballers plea to join fundraiser for an ex-Blues hero
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today 13:49 Phil Dowson to retire before assuming coaching role with Northampton
today 13:49 Former chancellor George Osborne pops into Whitehaven on Copeland by-election campaign trail
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today 12:43 Theresa May urges peers not to 'hold up' delivery of Brexit
today 12:43 North Cumbrian pub undergoes expansion to meet demand
today 12:43 When weddings go bad: Cumbria police respond to 999 calls
today 12:43 Woman, 27, killed in road crash near Carlisle
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