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West Moreland Gazette
Cycling lane sparks anger at Kendalis to be trialled in Kendal, prompting complaints that it will interfere with b
West Moreland Gazette / Posted moments ago
is to be trialled in Kendal, prompting complaints that it will interfere with businesses and wreak havoc among motorists. Cumbria County Council has informed businesses on Wildman Street there will be a two-month trial in which one lane of traffic... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Inspectors find Cumbria's mental health care 'requires improvement'MENTAL health wards across Cumbria have been found to require improvement, as a
West Moreland Gazette / Posted a minute ago
MENTAL health wards across Cumbria have been found to require improvement, as a chief inspector declares sector is 'at a crossroads'. Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust wards, including Kendal's Kentmere ward, were assessed by the Care Quality... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Sunny spells shone for Lake District sporting talentreally nice, happy day. A few showers is a bit of a shame but it’s not big deal
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 37 minutes ago
really nice, happy day. A few showers is a bit of a shame but it’s not big deal, you just get on with it. It’s just typical Cumbria!” A few showers is a bit of a shame but it’s not big deal, you just get on with it. It’s just typical Cumbria! Now... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Police investigate sexual assault in BownessPOLICE are investigating a sexual assault which took place in Bowness. Cumbria
North-West Evening Mail / Posted an hour ago
POLICE are investigating a sexual assault which took place in Bowness. Cumbria Police said a woman in her 30s was approached from behind and touched on her buttocks in Kendal Road, Bowness, at 8am on July 12. Police said the woman challenged the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Shocking figures reveal violence and self-harm on the rise at HMP HaveriggLIKE THIS: Drug use, sexual violence and prisoners at risk of escape - the damn
North-West Evening Mail / Posted an hour ago
LIKE THIS: Drug use, sexual violence and prisoners at risk of escape - the damning report into life at HMP Haverigg in Cumbria In a statement given in reaction to the figures, Justice Secretary David Lidington said: “I have seen first-hand the... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
All About Danny Ahead Of Carlislenext weekend. Ending pre-season with a good team performance, ideal a goal or
vitalfootball co uk / Posted an hour ago
next weekend. Ending pre-season with a good team performance, ideal a goal or two for himself, is the hope for Graham in Cumbria this evening. 'As a forward you want to be selfish and score every game and if I manage to do that against Carlisle... Read more
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The News and Star
Danger driver who led police on high speed chase jailedA danger driver who led police on a high speed night-time chase after snatching
The News and Star / Posted an hour ago
A danger driver who led police on a high speed night-time chase after snatching a woman's car in Cumbria has been sent to prison. Steven Jones, 40, was handed a 12-month sentence at Carlisle Crown Court today. He had admitted dangerous driving,... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Danger driver who led police on high speed chase jailedA danger driver who led police on a high speed night-time chase after snatching
Whitehaven News / Posted an hour ago
A danger driver who led police on a high speed night-time chase after snatching a woman's car in Cumbria has been sent to prison. Steven Jones, 40, was handed a 12-month sentence at Carlisle Crown Court today. He had admitted dangerous driving,... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Flower displays brighten up Whitehaven town centrecentre." The two councils have recently joined forces to clean up the town for
Whitehaven News / Posted 2 hours ago
centre." The two councils have recently joined forces to clean up the town for summer. Before the town's first ever Taste Cumbria Summer Festival, held last weekend, an intensive clean-up was carried out in the town centre. This included cleaning... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
VIDEO: Beach art fun at St BeesA sand sculpture competition will be held at St Bees this weekend. Part of a f
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 3 hours ago
A sand sculpture competition will be held at St Bees this weekend. Part of a family fun day on Sunday, organised by Cumbria Wildlife Trust, anyone can take part for a donation of £3. The sand sculpture competition begins at 11am. Judging and... Read more
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The News and Star
VIDEO: Beach art fun at St BeesA sand sculpture competition will be held at St Bees this weekend. Part of a f
The News and Star / Posted 3 hours ago
A sand sculpture competition will be held at St Bees this weekend. Part of a family fun day on Sunday, organised by Cumbria Wildlife Trust, anyone can take part for a donation of £3. The sand sculpture competition begins at 11am. Judging and... Read more
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Whitehaven News
VIDEO: Beach art fun at St BeesA sand sculpture competition will be held at St Bees this weekend. Part of a f
Whitehaven News / Posted 3 hours ago
A sand sculpture competition will be held at St Bees this weekend. Part of a family fun day on Sunday, organised by Cumbria Wildlife Trust, anyone can take part for a donation of £3. The sand sculpture competition begins at 11am. Judging and... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow police boss vows to snare fugitive who crashed into Ulverston cyclist then went on the runwoman's black Volkswagen Polo after threatening her. Less then three hours lat
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
woman's black Volkswagen Polo after threatening her. Less then three hours later, at 3.20pm and after making his way into Cumbria in the Polo, the man crashed into a cyclist at the junction of Priory Road and Park Road in Ulverston. The motorist... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Winged critters sought in South Cumbria during big butterfly countWILDLIFE-LOVERS in South Cumbria have just over a week left to get involved in
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
WILDLIFE-LOVERS in South Cumbria have just over a week left to get involved in a scheme aimed at surveying the fortunes of Britain’s most beautiful winged insects. The Big Butterfly Count, the world’s largest butterfly survey, has been running since... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
South Cumbria health cuts “shrouded in secrecy”, doctors’ union claimsSOUTH Cumbria has been named as one of 13 areas where NHS bosses have been accu
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
SOUTH Cumbria has been named as one of 13 areas where NHS bosses have been accused of burying secret plans to make hundreds of millions of pounds worth of savings. The British Medical Association (BMA) has today released allegations that health... Read more
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The News and Star
VIDEO: Take a different view of the Lake District with Ricky Lightfooton the outdoors and has been fell running since he was 16. The Dearham athlete
The News and Star / Posted 6 hours ago
on the outdoors and has been fell running since he was 16. The Dearham athlete first started running competitively within Cumbria and soon moved up to competing at county level. Before long, he was representing Great Britain and winning... Read more
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The News and Star
Spring date for Carlisle Sheepmount Stadium's full reopeningBoxing Club, the care organisation Oaklea Trust and Creative Horizons, also ser
The News and Star / Posted 6 hours ago
Boxing Club, the care organisation Oaklea Trust and Creative Horizons, also serves a new base for the head office of Cumbria Council for Voluntary Service (CVS). The centre was one of many buildings in the Shaddongate area to flood. Mr... Read more
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Whitehaven News
VIDEO: Take a different view of the Lake District with Ricky Lightfootsince he was 16. Ricky Lightfoot Picture: Tony Greenbank The Dearham athlete
Whitehaven News / Posted 6 hours ago
since he was 16. Ricky Lightfoot Picture: Tony Greenbank The Dearham athlete first started running competitively within Cumbria and soon moved up to competing at county level. Before long, he was representing Great Britain and winning... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Sir David encourages Cumbria's butterfly countersSir David Attenborough is encouraging people to get involved in Cumbria's ongoi
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 7 hours ago
Sir David Attenborough is encouraging people to get involved in Cumbria's ongoing Big Butterfly Count survey. The famous naturalist has warned that UK butterflies face a critical summer after a string of poor years has seen the numbers of many... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Trucker's bonkers tattoo is either genius or the biggest mistake he's ever mademakes it look as though his head and neck belong to a tiny man at the wheel of
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 hours ago
makes it look as though his head and neck belong to a tiny man at the wheel of a vehicle. The HGV driver from Silloth, Cumbria, went to Immortal Art Studio in Carlisle and came out with a design that has people in stitches. It has since been... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
VIDEO: Take a different view of the Lake District with Ricky Lightfootsince he was 16. Ricky Lightfoot Picture: Tony Greenbank The Dearham athlete
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 7 hours ago
since he was 16. Ricky Lightfoot Picture: Tony Greenbank The Dearham athlete first started running competitively within Cumbria and soon moved up to competing at county level. Before long, he was representing Great Britain and winning... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
VIDEO: Take a different view of the Lake District with Ricky Lightfooton the outdoors and has been fell running since he was 16. The Dearham athlete
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
on the outdoors and has been fell running since he was 16. The Dearham athlete first started running competitively within Cumbria and soon moved up to competing at county level. Before long, he was representing Great Britain and winning... Read more
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The News and Star
Big step taken in plans for city multi-storeyPlans to create a new multi-storey car park in the heart of Carlisle have taken
The News and Star / Posted 7 hours ago
Plans to create a new multi-storey car park in the heart of Carlisle have taken a significant step forward. But one of Cumbria's leading politicians says the move, welcomed by business chiefs, still depends on whether the cash needed is made... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Last chance to enter 2017 Golden Apple AwardsNOW is your last chance to enter Cumbria's premier education and learning award
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 8 hours ago
NOW is your last chance to enter Cumbria's premier education and learning awards. Entries to the 2017 Golden Apple Awards, brought to you by CN Group, must be submitted by 5pm today. A bumper crop of nominations has already made its way to award... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Last chance to enter 2017 Golden Apple AwardsNOW is your last chance to enter Cumbria's premier education and learning award
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
NOW is your last chance to enter Cumbria's premier education and learning awards. Entries to the 2017 Golden Apple Awards, brought to you by CN Group, must be submitted by 5pm today. A bumper crop of nominations has already made its way to award... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Dangerous carjacker still on the run almost 48 hours after leaving Ulverston cyclist in a critical conditionmanaged to steal an elderly woman's black Volkswagen Polo after threatening her
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
managed to steal an elderly woman's black Volkswagen Polo after threatening her. Then at 3.20pm, after making his way into Cumbria in the Polo, the man crashed into a cyclist at the junction of Priory Road and Park Road in Ulverston. The motorist... Read more
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The News and Star
Last chance to enter 2017 Golden Apple AwardsNOW is your last chance to enter Cumbria's premier education and learning award
The News and Star / Posted 8 hours ago
NOW is your last chance to enter Cumbria's premier education and learning awards. Entries to the 2017 Golden Apple Awards, brought to you by CN Group, must be submitted by 5pm today. A bumper crop of nominations has already made its way to award... Read more
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The News and Star
Co-op backs Cumbrian producersThe Co-op has launched a local sourcing programme in Cumbria. This will see ei
The News and Star / Posted 8 hours ago
The Co-op has launched a local sourcing programme in Cumbria. This will see eight firms supply 40 products for sale in 18 of the retailer's stores across the county. Four breweries which will be supplying the stores. These are the Penrith-based... Read more
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chroniclelive
Conwoman who tricked and threatened landlords has jail term slashedHarrison falsely claimed to be a barrister, an economist and a doctor when rent
chroniclelive / Posted 9 hours ago
Harrison falsely claimed to be a barrister, an economist and a doctor when renting luxury homes across Northumberland, Cumbria and North Yorkshire. She used fake names such as ‘Onassis’ and ‘Rothschild’, and refused to pay rent once she moved... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Co-op backs Cumbrian producersThe Co-op has launched a local sourcing programme in Cumbria. This will see ei
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
The Co-op has launched a local sourcing programme in Cumbria. This will see eight firms supply 40 products for sale in 18 of the retailer's stores across the county. Four breweries which will be supplying the stores. These are the Penrith-based... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Lindal skipper has faith in young cup-chasing sideat Kirkby on Sunday, hoping to complete the first leg of a league and cup doubl
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
at Kirkby on Sunday, hoping to complete the first leg of a league and cup double (1pm start). Lindal lead North Lancs and Cumbria League Division Three, and are a side bang in form, having yet to lose in 12 league matches this summer. Moore says... Read more
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Bolton News
War memorials get increased protection to mark Battle of Passchendaele centenaryand Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body wa
Bolton News / Posted 10 hours ago
and Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body was never found. Rickerby Park, in Carlisle, Cumbria (Historic England/PA) Rickerby Park in Carlisle, Cumbria, which has been listed at Grade II, was transformed in... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
War memorials get increased protection to mark Battle of Passchendaele centenaryand Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body wa
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 10 hours ago
and Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body was never found. Rickerby Park, in Carlisle, Cumbria (Historic England/PA) Rickerby Park in Carlisle, Cumbria, which has been listed at Grade II, was transformed in... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
War memorials get increased protection to mark Battle of Passchendaele centenaryand Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body wa
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 10 hours ago
and Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body was never found. Rickerby Park, in Carlisle, Cumbria (Historic England/PA) Rickerby Park in Carlisle, Cumbria, which has been listed at Grade II, was transformed in... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
War memorials get increased protection to mark Battle of Passchendaele centenaryand Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body wa
EveningTimes Online / Posted 10 hours ago
and Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body was never found. Rickerby Park, in Carlisle, Cumbria (Historic England/PA) Rickerby Park in Carlisle, Cumbria, which has been listed at Grade II, was transformed in... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
War memorials get increased protection to mark Battle of Passchendaele centenaryand Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body wa
Croydon Guardian / Posted 10 hours ago
and Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body was never found. Rickerby Park, in Carlisle, Cumbria (Historic England/PA) Rickerby Park in Carlisle, Cumbria, which has been listed at Grade II, was transformed in... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
War memorials get increased protection to mark Battle of Passchendaele centenaryand Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body wa
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
and Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body was never found. Rickerby Park, in Carlisle, Cumbria (Historic England/PA) Rickerby Park in Carlisle, Cumbria, which has been listed at Grade II, was transformed in... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
War memorials get increased protection to mark Battle of Passchendaele centenaryand Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body wa
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 10 hours ago
and Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body was never found. Rickerby Park, in Carlisle, Cumbria (Historic England/PA) Rickerby Park in Carlisle, Cumbria, which has been listed at Grade II, was transformed in... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
War memorials get increased protection to mark Battle of Passchendaele centenaryand Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body wa
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 10 hours ago
and Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body was never found. Rickerby Park, in Carlisle, Cumbria (Historic England/PA) Rickerby Park in Carlisle, Cumbria, which has been listed at Grade II, was transformed in... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
War memorials get increased protection to mark Battle of Passchendaele centenaryand Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body wa
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 11 hours ago
and Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body was never found. Rickerby Park, in Carlisle, Cumbria (Historic England/PA) Rickerby Park in Carlisle, Cumbria, which has been listed at Grade II, was transformed in... Read more
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Oxford Mail
War memorials get increased protection to mark Battle of Passchendaele centenaryand Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body wa
Oxford Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
and Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body was never found. Rickerby Park, in Carlisle, Cumbria (Historic England/PA) Rickerby Park in Carlisle, Cumbria, which has been listed at Grade II, was transformed in... Read more
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Bury Times
War memorials get increased protection to mark Battle of Passchendaele centenaryand Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body wa
Bury Times / Posted 11 hours ago
and Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body was never found. Rickerby Park, in Carlisle, Cumbria (Historic England/PA) Rickerby Park in Carlisle, Cumbria, which has been listed at Grade II, was transformed in... Read more
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Gazette
War memorials get increased protection to mark Battle of Passchendaele centenaryand Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body wa
Gazette / Posted 11 hours ago
and Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body was never found. Rickerby Park, in Carlisle, Cumbria (Historic England/PA) Rickerby Park in Carlisle, Cumbria, which has been listed at Grade II, was transformed in... Read more
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guardian-series
War memorials get increased protection to mark Battle of Passchendaele centenaryand Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body wa
guardian-series / Posted 11 hours ago
and Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body was never found. Rickerby Park, in Carlisle, Cumbria (Historic England/PA) Rickerby Park in Carlisle, Cumbria, which has been listed at Grade II, was transformed in... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
War memorials get increased protection to mark Battle of Passchendaele centenaryand Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body wa
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
and Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body was never found. Rickerby Park, in Carlisle, Cumbria (Historic England/PA) Rickerby Park in Carlisle, Cumbria, which has been listed at Grade II, was transformed in... Read more
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Harrow Times
War memorials get increased protection to mark Battle of Passchendaele centenaryand Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body wa
Harrow Times / Posted 11 hours ago
and Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body was never found. Rickerby Park, in Carlisle, Cumbria (Historic England/PA) Rickerby Park in Carlisle, Cumbria, which has been listed at Grade II, was transformed in... Read more
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Gazette News
War memorials get increased protection to mark Battle of Passchendaele centenaryand Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body wa
Gazette News / Posted 11 hours ago
and Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body was never found. Rickerby Park, in Carlisle, Cumbria (Historic England/PA) Rickerby Park in Carlisle, Cumbria, which has been listed at Grade II, was transformed in... Read more
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This is West Country
War memorials get increased protection to mark Battle of Passchendaele centenaryand Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body wa
This is West Country / Posted 11 hours ago
and Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body was never found. Rickerby Park, in Carlisle, Cumbria (Historic England/PA) Rickerby Park in Carlisle, Cumbria, which has been listed at Grade II, was transformed in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
War memorials get increased protection to mark Battle of Passchendaele centenaryand Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body wa
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
and Messines before being killed on the first day of Passchendaele. His body was never found. Rickerby Park, in Carlisle, Cumbria (Historic England/PA) Rickerby Park in Carlisle, Cumbria, which has been listed at Grade II, was transformed in... Read more
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Herald Sun
Truckie’s hilarious ‘tiny man’ tattoostupid. He got a crazy tattoo and love it or hate it, either way, you can’t de
Herald Sun / Posted 12 hours ago
stupid. He got a crazy tattoo and love it or hate it, either way, you can’t deny this guy has guts. Mr Ollerenshaw, from Cumbria in the UK, got a ‘tiny man’ neck tattoo that basically makes him look like he is a small man driving a vehicle, and... Read more
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