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How Tom became a world champion – 45 times over
Tom Harrington must be the best known Cumberland & Westmorland wrestler there is. Wrestling for more than 50 years, he has held a record number of 45 world championship titles – the 11st 21 times, 12st a dozen times, 12½st six times, the 13st five and the 14st once.
today 05:47
Family farms wanted for a new countryside support initiative
A PLEA has gone out for farmers for two new Prince's Farm Resilience Programme Groups around Alston and Kendal.
yesterday 17:11
George McVitie on Carlisle United: Here’s to a mix of experience and youth
It’s good to see Carlisle announcing some signings, with more to come.
yesterday 11:56
Beckermet girl Evie appears on BBC programme The One Show after winning #PinYourThanks contest
A west Cumbrian girl has won a national competition, joining the ranks of celebrities such as Ringo Starr and Kiera Knightly in the process.
yesterday 11:56
Silent tribute planned to a Cumbrian cricket stalwart
A MINUTE’S silence will take place before all cricket matches in Cumbria and Lancashire this weekend following the death of Colin Bickerstaffe, a popular and long-serving representative of the sport.
yesterday 05:38
Fitness duo set to buck trend by opening new gym
A pair of fitness fanatics are set to buck the trend and open a new gym – despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
yesterday 05:38
Fitness duo set to buck trend by opening new gym
A pair of fitness fanatics are set to buck the trend and open a new gym – despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
yesterday 05:38
Sadness as popular Christmas lights switch on event cancelled because of covid-19
BRAMPTON’S popular Christmas lights switch-on has been cancelled because of on-going fears over the coronavirus.
2020-08-07 20:02
Reader's letter: Rules are there to help us
Station Street, Cockermouth, has, since the removal of the barriers, been designated as up one side and down on the other, with large blue/green circles on the pavement indicating which way is up and which way is down.
2020-08-07 18:59
Carlisle Utd complete signing of former England youth goalkeeper
Former England youth goalkeeper Magnus Norman has completed a move to Carlisle United.
2020-08-07 14:47
Beirut needs help after huge blast - says former MP
A former MP wants to see more help for Beirut following a huge explosion which left the city in a state of emergency.
2020-08-07 14:47
Council chief warns Sellafield does not mean Copeland is 'COVID-resilient'
Copeland is not “COVID-resilient” despite the presence of Sellafield, the chief executive of the borough council has warned.
2020-08-07 14:47
Council chief warns Sellafield does not mean Copeland is 'COVID-resilient'
Copeland is not “COVID-resilient” despite the presence of Sellafield, the chief executive of the borough council has warned.
2020-08-07 14:47
Carlisle Utd complete signing of former England youth goalkeeper
Former England youth goalkeeper Magnus Norman has completed a move to Carlisle United.
2020-08-07 13:44
Burglars leave mess
Police have launched an investigation after a burglary was reported in Penrith.
2020-08-07 13:44
Health bosses concerned by rise in covid-19 cases across Cumbria
A CONCERNING increase in coronavirus cases across the county has prompted a plea to stick to social distancing guidelines.
2020-08-07 12:41
Daily News
Britons bask in another hot day before severe thunderstorms strike
Many Britons are basking in another hot day, with temperatures in the 30Cs.
today 14:20
Man who died in church grounds was fatally kicked in the head, police say
A man who died in the grounds of a church was fatally kicked in the head, police have said.
today 14:20
PM urged to boost Covid-19 testing to fulfil ‘moral duty’ of schools return
Boris Johnson has been urged to boost coronavirus testing and tracing in order to safely reopen schools to all pupils without needing to impose further restrictions on businesses or social lives.
today 14:20
PM urged to boost Covid-19 testing to fulfil ‘moral duty’ of schools return
Boris Johnson has been urged to boost coronavirus testing and tracing in order to safely reopen schools to all pupils without needing to impose further restrictions on businesses or social lives.
today 14:20
Boy with rare condition plays with police pups as part of ‘bucket list’ wish
An eight-year-old boy with a degenerative condition was given a chance to be a police officer for a day as part of his “bucket list” wish.
today 14:20
5 things we learned from England’s opening Test against Pakistan
England’s Test series against Pakistan got under way this week with the hosts securing a dramatic fourth-day victory after a balanced game.
today 14:20
Your letters: ‘A good man who did much to help others’
It’s not clear what point Coun Andrew Semple was trying to make in his letter (Times & Star, July 30) but it is time for the Labour Party to cease in their denigration of my dear husband, David King, who finally lost his fight for life against a long illness the day before the letter appeared.
today 14:20
Britons bask in another hot day before severe thunderstorms strike
Many Britons are basking in another hot day, with temperatures in the 30Cs.
today 14:11
Latest news from Carlisle
today 14:20 Britons bask in another hot day before severe thunderstorms strike
today 14:20 Man who died in church grounds was fatally kicked in the head, police say
today 14:20 PM urged to boost Covid-19 testing to fulfil ‘moral duty’ of schools return
today 14:20 PM urged to boost Covid-19 testing to fulfil ‘moral duty’ of schools return
today 14:20 Boy with rare condition plays with police pups as part of ‘bucket list’ wish
today 14:20 5 things we learned from England’s opening Test against Pakistan
today 14:20 Your letters: ‘A good man who did much to help others’
today 14:11 Britons bask in another hot day before severe thunderstorms strike
today 14:11 Britons bask in another hot day before severe thunderstorms strike
today 14:11 Man who died in church grounds was fatally kicked in the head, police say
today 14:11 PM urged to boost Covid-19 testing to fulfil ‘moral duty’ of schools return
today 14:11 Boy with rare condition plays with police pups as part of ‘bucket list’ wish
today 14:11 5 things we learned from England’s opening Test against Pakistan
today 13:17 Britons bask in another hot day before severe thunderstorms strike
today 13:17 Andrea Pirlo – What lies ahead for the new Juventus boss?
today 13:08 Murder investigation launched after stabbing in London’s West End
today 13:08 Riot declared as fire burns in Portland police union offices
today 13:08 PM urged to boost Covid-19 testing to fulfil ‘moral duty’ of schools return
today 13:08 Vikings’ Cameron Smith to undergo heart op following positive coronavirus test
today 13:08 Joe Root backs game-changer Jos Buttler to reach ‘another level’
today 13:08 Andrea Pirlo – What lies ahead for the new Juventus boss?
today 12:14 Prosecutor ‘completely confounded’ by 16-year-old who raped and killed Alesha
today 12:14 Prosecutor ‘completely confounded’ by 16-year-old who raped and killed Alesha
today 12:14 Moral duty to get all children back in school safely – Boris Johnson
today 12:14 Lebanon minister resigns in wake of deadly Beirut blast
today 12:14 More than 4,000 migrants reach UK by small boats in 2020
today 12:14 More than 4,000 migrants reach UK by small boats in 2020
today 12:14 UK pledges more aid after Beirut explosion
today 12:14 UK pledges more aid after Beirut explosion
today 12:14 England
today 12:14 Former Manchester United midfielder Angel Gomes completes Lille move
today 12:14 Celtic land KR Reykjavik tie in Champions League qualifier
today 12:14 Phil Jones stays in Manchester as United jet off to Germany
today 12:14 Vikings’ Cameron Smith to undergo heart op following positive coronavirus test
today 12:14 Joe Root backs game-changer Jos Buttler to reach ‘another level’
today 12:14 EXCLUSIVE: Care homes in Cumbria asked to provide Covid beds
today 12:14 Lifelong performer Brad fears for theatre's future after Covid-19
today 12:14 Standing in line for aquarium
today 12:14 Welcome cash boost to grassroots football will help safety
today 12:14 Green light for amended Sellafield new steam generation plant plans
today 12:14 Your letters: ‘A good man who did much to help others’
today 12:14 Former MP Sue Hayman is excited to return to Parliament as a peer
today 12:05 Prosecutor ‘completely confounded’ by 16-year-old who raped and killed Alesha
today 12:05 Prosecutor ‘completely confounded’ by 16-year-old who raped and killed Alesha
today 12:05 Moral duty to get all children back in school safely – Boris Johnson
today 12:05 Lebanon minister resigns in wake of deadly Beirut blast
today 12:05 More than 4,000 migrants reach UK by small boats in 2020
today 12:05 More than 4,000 migrants reach UK by small boats in 2020
today 12:05 UK pledges more aid after Beirut explosion
today 12:05 UK pledges more aid after Beirut explosion
Latest news from Great Britain
today 13:50 Number of migrants crossing Channel in small boats tops 4,000 this year The home secretary had vowed the crossing would become an "infrequent phenomenon" - and is now asking the Navy for help.
today 13:50 Coronavirus: 'Urgent appeal' for pub customers to isolate after COVID-19 outbreak linked to barbecue About 70 people attended the barbecue at The Soho Foundry Tavern in Smethwick and three have since tested positive for COVID-19.
today 13:47 194,000,000,000 face masks spark fear of ‘global plastic crisis’
today 13:47 Extinction Rebellion protesters cover Trafalgar Square in fake blood
today 13:47 Ozzy Osbourne marriage: How long have Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne been married?
today 13:47 Mrs Hinch fans rave about Aldi’s new Fabulosa product that kills bacteria and viruses
today 13:47 Mrs Thatcher would NEVER have locked Britain down! says NICK FERRARI
today 13:47 70th Anniversary Grand Prix LIVE: Updates as Bottas on pole ahead of Hamilton, Hulkenberg
today 13:47 Labour’s Dawn Butler furious as she's stopped by police - 'I recorded it'
today 13:47 Prince Harry suffers 'terrifying' incident in LA that he 'wouldn't have experienced' in UK
today 13:08 'Monday is the new Saturday!': What happened when we tried Eat Out to Help Out
today 12:47 Coronavirus: Pandemic sparks rise in crowdfunded funerals as families contend with unexpected deaths Some funeral costs have not changed, despite fewer people attending, and job losses and furloughs make it harder to afford.
today 12:44 Packed pubs are ‘bigger coronavirus risk’ than planes, experts warn
today 12:44 More than 500 migrants cross English Channel to UK in three days
today 12:44 Freddie Mercury children: Did Freddie have children? Who did he leave his fortune to?
today 12:44 High blood pressure: The condition could lead to a certain type of brain disease
today 12:44 Falklands power grab: Argentinian minister shamed over 'gimmick' -'Sad they can't move on'
today 12:44 Tourists in Spain urged to check Euros after country is flooded with fake ‘movie money’
today 12:44 ‘Get it fixed or go’ Nicola Sturgeon issued grave warning over Scottish exam results chaos
today 12:44 Yellowstone visitors’ 'end of the world' fears after huge earthquake rocked park
today 12:44 Top professor pinpoints how UK can ‘get rid’ of COVID - but warns ‘we’re at terrible risk'
today 12:44 Hair loss treatment: What you need to know about a hair transplant
today 12:44 Coronavirus POLL: Should Brits be forced to have jab once developed? VOTE
today 12:44 We cannot trust EU's 'good faith' they are breaking own rules on Brexit, says IDS
today 12:44 IRA victims betrayed: Fury at warning of compensation report silence ‘Shameful!’
today 12:05 Same old story, tactics designed for better players, failed auditions - Hull KR talking points
today 12:05 Same old story, tactics designed for better players, failed auditions - Hull KR talking points
today 12:05 Hull singer helps raise thousands for Northcott Special School after attack by young vandals
today 12:05 Hull singer helps raise thousands for Northcott Special School after attack by young vandals
today 12:05 The story of Hull's 'most successful' artist you may not have heard of
today 12:05 The story of Hull's 'most successful' artist you may not have heard of
today 12:05 Hull dashcam driver captures 'pure lunacy' of 'clueless idiot'
today 12:05 Hull dashcam driver captures 'pure lunacy' of 'clueless idiot'
today 12:05 Persistent hiccups may be a new symptom of Covid-19, doctors warn
today 12:05 Bridlington arcades facing 'challenges' as new face mask rules introduced
today 12:05 Bridlington arcades facing 'challenges' as new face mask rules introduced
today 12:05 Salford Red Devils v Hull FC live build-up as the Black and Whites' season gets back underway
today 11:44 Sheep rustlers force farmers to turn to tech to keep track of stolen livestock The coronavirus lockdown saw a 15% rise in sheep rustling, with thefts of all animals now costing farmers an estimated £3m a year.
today 11:44 Four-year high in Coastguard callouts as heatwave sees beaches packed Saturday was declared as the hottest day in August for 17 years and saw people flocking to beaches everywhere.
today 11:41 Reopening schools will put UK back in lockdown, top scientist warns
today 11:41 500 people descend on woods for illegal rave with fairy lights and DJ
today 11:41 Boris and Carrie ‘heading to Scotland for two-week staycation’
today 11:41 Elvis Presley reviews: What did critics say during Elvis' heyday? 'Slap the SNEER off him'
today 11:41 Lewis Hamilton talks up 'interesting' Max Verstappen boost for 70th Anniversary Grand Prix
today 11:41 BBC Weather: Scorching heatwave to bake Britain before ‘tropical’ conditions strike
today 11:41 Royal celebration: Queen shares touching post ahead of milestone event for Princess Anne
today 11:41 Boris stands firm and WON'T cave to Sturgeon’s independence bid ‘under any circumstances'
today 11:41 'Hold China accountable' UK urged to follow lead of US and 'take action' on Beijing
today 11:41 Kate and Prince William come under fire in bruising attack – 'Was it that bad?!'
today 11:41 How to live longer: A fruity smoothie that may boost your life expectancy
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