Cumbria

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Lake District cafe owner fights holiday lets with plan to ’buy back’ town
Brick By Brick campaign aims to save Keswick from second and third homeowners pricing out locals

Mark Brown North of England correspondent

19, May, 2022 @11:37 AM

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Cumbrian council may reverse concrete infilling of Victorian bridge
Safety work in Great Musgrave described as ‘cultural vandalism’ may have to be undone despite National Highways claiming it was necessary

Matthew Weaver

09, May, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Workington Man turned Tory in 2019 but slipped back to Labour in UK local elections
The archetypal swing voter – a white, working-class Brexiter – left the Red Wall in ruins three years ago but is having second thoughts

Shanti Das

07, May, 2022 @9:15 PM

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Steel boss dismisses claim that sector needs new Cumbrian coalmine
As final decision looms on controversial pit, industry expert says there is no domestic market for its fuel

Michael Savage Policy Editor

01, May, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Three boys missing from Lake District village are found
Logan Gray, nine, Kye Hollingworth, 13, and Harley Anderton, 14, were subject of huge police search

Josh Halliday North of England correspondent

16, Mar, 2022 @12:42 PM

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Submarine engineer from Cumbria to become Piel Island ‘king’
Aaron Sanderson named as council’s preferred candidate to run pub on island off Furness peninsula

Mark Brown North of England correspondent

09, Mar, 2022 @1:27 PM

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I’m so proud that Cumbria has become a foodie magnet | Grace Dent
The Guardian’s Carlisle-born restaurant critic on how the county moved on from scampi in a basket and got a taste for world-class Michelin-starred menus

Grace Dent

18, Feb, 2022 @3:00 PM

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How L’Enclume’s Michelin win is taking Cumbria to the top of the foodie table
With more stars than any other county, the land of gravy and chips is now held up as a rival to Paris and San Sebastián

Josh Halliday North of England correspondent

18, Feb, 2022 @1:55 PM

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Cumbria restaurant L’Enclume wins third Michelin star
Hyper-local produce helps Simon Rogan’s restaurant become first three-star venue in north of England

Lucy Campbell

16, Feb, 2022 @7:22 PM

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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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