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Pub landlord, caretaker and monarch sought for isolated Piel Island
New manager of the Ship Inn on small Cumbrian island will need to accept a few odd conditions

Mark Brown North of England correspondent

20, Dec, 2021 @5:11 PM

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Storm Arwen fallout: soldiers arrive to help Scottish communities
About 19,500 homes in UK still without power six days after winds caused damage and disruption

Libby Brooks Scotland correspondent

02, Dec, 2021 @4:05 PM

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Storm Arwen: three people killed after winds of almost 100mph hit UK
Tens of thousands of homes left without power with yellow weather warnings still in place for many regions

Léonie Chao-Fongand agencies

27, Nov, 2021 @4:57 PM

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Braced for impact: walking the ‘camino’ of Cumbria
The newest section of the all-encompassing England Coast Path, from Whitehaven to Silecroft, takes in beaches, blustery dune lands and bird-filled clifftops

Mike MacEacheran

22, Nov, 2021 @6:30 AM

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Still wanted: GP for a Cumbrian practice that has waited nine months
Surgery in isolated market town has had no applicants, leaving one doctor serving a population of 2,000

21, Nov, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Tourism in the Lakes doesn’t enrich local communities | Letters
Letters: Dr Julie Carter says low-paid jobs and higher costs of living are the unfortunate legacy of ever-increasing visitor numbers to the Lake District. Plus Christine Muir on driving on fell tracks


16, Nov, 2021 @6:09 PM

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Tourists’ cars may be banned from most popular parts of Lake District
National park chief wants to bring in more sustainable transport to stop worsening congestion

Helen Pidd North of England editor

14, Nov, 2021 @3:10 PM

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Public told to avoid potentially deadly plant washed up on Cumbria beaches
Potentially fatal, hemlock water dropwort smells and looks like parsnip

Mark Brown North of England correspondent

01, Nov, 2021 @6:31 PM

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Flood risk for parts of UK as heavy rain hits Cumbria and Scotland
Environment agency and Met Office tell swaths of England, Scotland and Wales to brace for more rain

Miranda Bryant

30, Oct, 2021 @11:43 AM

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UK dads who lost their daughters to suicide finish 300-mile walk
Three Dads Walking raise £500,000 for suicide prevention charity after stars including Daniel Craig chip in

Miranda Bryant

23, Oct, 2021 @2:50 PM

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UK weather: rainstorms to turn to dry conditions by Wednesday
Met Office says Scotland and Northern Ireland could still be hit by storms before the weekend

Tom Ambrose

05, Oct, 2021 @6:52 PM

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Cumbria coalmine would hit global decarbonisation efforts, inquiry hears
UK ‘would be seen as worst hypocrite imaginable’ if plans for deep mine are approved, say environmentalists

Tommy Greene

01, Oct, 2021 @5:11 PM

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