Cumbria

Wigton solicitor Marcus Nickson jailed for client theft

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Mon, 12/17/2018 - 19:52
In one case he took £104,000 from the £3.5m damages awarded to the family of a brain-injured baby.
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Sellafield new compound plans spark safety concerns

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Mon, 12/17/2018 - 19:35
Seascale Parish Council is also concerned the new structure would be a blight on the skyline.
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Christmas traffic: Where to avoid on the roads and rail

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Mon, 12/17/2018 - 02:13
Traffic will be busiest on Thursday and Friday before rail engineering and strikes cause cancellations.
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Storm Deirdre: Wind, snow and rain hit parts of UK

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sun, 12/16/2018 - 12:54
Travel disruption and power cuts remain after Storm Deirdre, with warnings over localised flooding to come.
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Cancer charity set to buy Barrow empty building

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sun, 12/16/2018 - 12:23
Barrow Council said it was close to selling the property to a cancer charity to benefit the town.
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Carlisle United 4-0 Colchester United: Cumbrians deliver biggest home win of the season

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 12/15/2018 - 18:00
Carlisle arrest their League Two slide with the season's best home display as they hammer third-placed Colchester 4-0.
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Boy born with 2% of brain gives gifts to Newcastle hospital

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 12/15/2018 - 09:24
Six-year old Noah Wall brought the presents to say thank you for his care.
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Northern rail strikes: Passengers brace for disruption

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Sat, 12/15/2018 - 00:39
Rail workers working for Northern are to continue their series of strikes in the run-up to Christmas.
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Challenge Cup first-round draw: Red Star Belgrade to play Millom

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:48
Serbian side Red Star Belgrade will play Millom in the first round of the 2019 Challenge Cup.
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Workington conwoman who targeted vulnerable victims jailed

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 07:42
The heroin addict stole almost £2,500 from disabled and elderly people who lived near her.
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Save Grange Lido petition to be debated by councillors

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 17:04
Campaigners want any restoration of the derelict Grange Lido to include a swimming pool.
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Appeal to trace £7m cocaine haul suspect Lee Hartness

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 15:51
Officers in Dover found £7m-worth of drugs in a lorry trailer driven by the 47-year-old.
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Badminton World Tour Finals: England's Marcus Ellis and Lauren Smith out at group stage

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 15:04
England's Marcus Ellis and Lauren Smith are out of the BWF World Tour Finals after losing their opening two group games in Guangzhou, China.
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Mother and daughter, 8, go missing from Barry

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 13:52
Sian Duili, 47, and her daughter Aisha, eight, were last seen on Tuesday in Barry.
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Lake District Bowder Stone ladder set to be replaced

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 10:43
The Bowder Stone near Keswick became a popular tourist attraction during the Victorian age.
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Sellafield in court over plutonium exposure charge

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 19:28
Company representatives appear in court after a worker was allegedly exposed to plutonium.
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Poppi Worthington: Abuse accused father loses bid to clear name

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 12:55
Poppi Worthington has always denied assault and wanted a coroner to change the official record.
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Ex-Witherslack Hall teacher had 'strict' approach

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 16:45
Former deputy head Roger Whitehouse says he "didn't stand any nonsense" but denies assaulting boys.
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Carlisle pair jailed for one-night city crime spree

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 11:41
The two men took a car, rammed and ransacked a business and stole wine from a service station.
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Christmas: What questions do you have?

Cumbria BBC News Feed - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 11:03
What questions do you have about Christmas? Use our form and we could be in touch.
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