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Legacy of Cumbrian chef Matt Campbell giving children a boost a year after his death

THOUSANDS of runners are preparing to pound the streets of London for the 2019 marathon.

But last year there was one Cumbrian contestant who sadly didn’t make it to the end.

Matt Campbell collapsed and died 3.7 miles from the finish line.

A talented chef,

today 09:35
Traveller event

A GYPSY and Traveller ‘Cultural Evening’ is to be held in the function room of The King’s Arms in Market Street, Kirkby Stephen next Monday, April 29.

It is hoped the event will help build links and better understanding between traveller and settled communities.

today 08:32
Traveller event

A GYPSY and Traveller ‘Cultural Evening’ is to be held in the function room of The King’s Arms in Market Street, Kirkby Stephen next Monday, April 29.

It is hoped the event will help build links and better understanding between traveller and settled communities.

today 08:32
Kendal Walking rugby team to host try-outs session at Mintbridge

THE Kendal Auld Greys are holding a walking rugby try out day next month.

The event will be held on Saturday May 11 and is open to everyone of all ages and ability.

On the day coaches will be holding drills and skills sessions followed by some friendly matches.

today 06:26
Young sax star's debut album is released on Friday

EVERY now and then something rather special lands on the arts desk.

And Jess Gillam’s debut album is definitely in that category.

Released on Decca, Rise is yet another musical milestone in the 20-year-old saxophone player’s burgeoning career.

Jess -

yesterday 18:53
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yesterday 17:50
Traffic incident causing traffic problems at Lupton

THE A65 is partially blocked at Lupton, due to an incident at Jubilee Lane, a couple of miles east of the M6 J36.

THE A65 is partially blocked at Lupton, due to an incident at Jubilee Lane, a couple of miles east of the M6 J36.

yesterday 16:47
Game of Thrones actress Maisie Williams pictured enjoying Lake District sunshine

GAME of Thrones actress Maisie Williams escaped from the limelight of the hit show's new episodes airing - by enjoying a hike in the Lake District.

Maisie, who plays Arya Stark in the worldwide phenomenon, posted a picture of herself on Helvellyn to her followers on social media

yesterday 12:35
Booths Kendal evacuated

Booths supermarket in Wainwright's Yard, Kendal has been evacuated.

A fire engine has been called to the scene, and is parked up outside Pappy's Texas Barbecause (The Old Smokehouse) behind the supermarket.

We'll bring you more as we know it...

yesterday 09:26
Central Association of Agricultural Valuers warns of new threat to rural housing in England

FINDING affordable housing in the English countryside is likely to become "more difficult", a professional body of agricultural and rural valuers has warned.

The Central Association of Agricultural Valuers is warning of a potential "new threat to rural housing" after government

yesterday 06:17
Judge jails man who passed counterfeit note in chippy

A CROOK who handed over dodgy dosh at a fish and chip shop was reeled in by his victim and brought to justice.

Craig Roy Osborne, 46, passed a fake £20 note at the Horseshoe Restaurant, Market Street, Kirkby Stephen, on September 14. But Carlisle Crown Court heard how Osborne

2019-04-23 19:41
Judge jails man who passed counterfeit note in chippy

A CROOK who handed over dodgy dosh at a fish and chip shop was reeled in by his victim and brought to justice.

Craig Roy Osborne, 46, passed a fake £20 note at the Horseshoe Restaurant, Market Street, Kirkby Stephen, on September 14. But Carlisle Crown Court heard how Osborne

2019-04-23 18:38
A590 partially blocked both ways after three-vehicle incident

The A590 is partially blocked both ways and there are long delays due to a traffic incident involving three vehicles from the A5092 at Greenodd to the Bouth turn off at Haverthwaite.

MORE TOP STORIES: A590 partially blocked both ways after three-vehicle

2019-04-23 14:26
Uncertain future for endangered Exmoor ponies

THE future of a herd of endangered Exmoor ponies is in doubt, according to the people who have cared for them since 1994.

The animals were first introduced to Gait Barrows Nature Reserve, near Silverdale, 25 years ago in an effort to improve the biodiversity of the land, which is

2019-04-23 08:08
Hedgerow netting angers residents

UNHAPPY residents have voiced their anger at the 'netting' of hedgerows at a housing site in South Lakeland.

The practice, which is completely legal, enables developers to stop any birds nesting in hedgerows they are planning to remove as part of a development.

But

2019-04-22 22:41
Hedgerow netting angers residents

UNHAPPY residents have voiced their anger at the 'netting' of hedgerows at a housing site in South Lakeland.

The practice, which is completely legal, enables developers to stop any birds nesting in hedgerows they are planning to remove as part of a development.

But

2019-04-22 22:41
Daily News
Norwegian reveals £45m cost of grounding Boeing 737 Max fleet

Airline Norwegian has said the grounding of its Boeing 737 Max fleet will cost it up to 500 million Norwegian kroner (£45 million).

The low-cost carrier stopped operating the planes shortly after the Ethiopian Airlines disaster in March, which killed 157 people.

Norwegian,

today 10:38
Independence supporters ‘delusional’ if they expect second referendum soon

Independence supporters are “delusional” if they expect a second Scottish referendum to take place in the near future, a former Scottish Government minister has said.

While Nicola Sturgeon announced she will push ahead with plans for an independence vote before the next

today 10:38
Harry to join Kate at Anzac Day service in Westminster Abbey

The Duke of Sussex is to join the Duchess of Cambridge at the Anzac Day service in Westminster Abbey.

Buckingham Palace confirmed Harry, whose first child is due any day now, would gather with his sister-in-law Kate on Thursday afternoon to honour the sacrifices of Australian and New

today 10:38
Police remove Extinction Rebellion activists from London Stock Exchange

Climate change activists who glued themselves to the London Stock Exchange and climbed on top of a train have been removed by police.

The Extinction Rebellion (XR) demonstrators glued themselves to entrances to the exchange in the City of London wearing LED signs reading “climate

today 10:38
Attacks on prison staff rise 21% in a year

Attacks on prison staff rose 21% in a year as record levels of violence continue to sweep through jails in England and Wales, official figures show.

Assaults and self-harm incidents recorded behind bars have also increased again to hit new highs.

There were 10,213 assaults on staff

today 10:38
Sudan protesters shelve government announcement amid talks with military

The organisers of the protests that drove Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir from power are delaying their announcement of a transitional civilian government as they hold new negotiations with the ruling military council.

The protesters suspended talks with the military last weekend,

today 10:38
Homicide figures at highest level in a decade

There were 732 homicides in England and Wales last year – the highest number in a decade, official figures show.

Police-recorded offences involving knives or sharp instruments were also up by 6% in 2018 compared with the previous year, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said on

today 10:38
The key questions surrounding Rafael Benitez’s Newcastle future

Rafael Benitez’s Newcastle future is the only topic of conversation on Tyneside as the Premier League season draws to a close

The Spaniard’s existing deal expires in June and fans are desperately hoping he will extend his stay after three largely successful years at St

today 10:38
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today 09:35 William receives traditional Maori greeting from New Zealand PM
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today 09:35 65th Three Peaks Race takes place on Saturday
today 09:35 Uncertain future for endangered Exmoor ponies
today 09:35 SOUTH LAKELAND DC: Half-a-million boost for disabled
today 09:35 Thanks for service
today 09:35 Badger hide opened up to the public at Haweswater
today 09:35 Legacy of Cumbrian chef Matt Campbell giving children a boost a year after his death
today 08:35 Help needed to fund resort cat sanctuary
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today 08:32 Traveller event
today 08:32 Traveller event
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today 06:26 Revealed: The shocking number of complaints made to RSPCA about cruelty and neglect towards animals
today 06:26 Kendal Walking rugby team to host try-outs session at Mintbridge
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