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The News and Star
Restraining order for man who bombarded ex with callswith phone calls has been banned from contacting her for five years. Michael A
The News and Star / Posted 7 hours ago
with phone calls has been banned from contacting her for five years. Michael Allan Wise, 33, was sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court, having previously admitted harassing Addelle Tomlinson between October and April. Richard Archer,... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Millom woman admits dealing and stashing thousands of pounds of criminal cashbe sentenced next month for committing a drugs supply offence and possessing cr
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
be sentenced next month for committing a drugs supply offence and possessing criminal cash. Susan Maxwell, 45, appeared at Carlisle Crown Court today on Friday. During a short hearing before Judge Barbara Forrester, Maxwell pleaded guilty to... Read more
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The News and Star
Pair unanimously cleared of homophobic attack on female coupleattack on a female couple. Kevin Alexander Docherty, 35, and 20-year-old Kyle
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
attack on a female couple. Kevin Alexander Docherty, 35, and 20-year-old Kyle Jonathan Russell Hill went on trial at Carlisle Crown Court earlier this week. They both stood accused of attacking Laura Price and her girlfriend Yazmin Wood... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Eden police officer has conviction for assaulting motorist at Appleby Horse Fair quashedpolice service record - lodged an appeal against that conviction. This was hea
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
police service record - lodged an appeal against that conviction. This was heard, and upheld, following a hearing at Carlisle Crown Court this week. Judge Peter Hughes QC, sitting with two magistrates, heard an incident occurred at the... Read more
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The News and Star
Cumbria Police officer has assault conviction overturnedgrabbed her hand and twisted her index finger as he tried to stop her parking i
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
grabbed her hand and twisted her index finger as he tried to stop her parking in a no-waiting area. During the appeal at Carlisle Crown Court, she suggested the officer had "the devil" in his eyes as he leaned into her car through its open window... Read more
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The News and Star
Cumbria Police officer has appeal conviction overturnedgrabbed her hand and twisted her index finger as he tried to stop her parking i
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
grabbed her hand and twisted her index finger as he tried to stop her parking in a no-waiting area. During the appeal at Carlisle Crown Court, she suggested the officer had "the devil" in his eyes as he leaned into her car through its open window... Read more
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The News and Star
Woman in court accused of £60,000 VAT swindlecourt yesterday, Brooks entered a not guilty plea to the allegation. Magistrat
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
court yesterday, Brooks entered a not guilty plea to the allegation. Magistrates ruled that the case should be sent to Carlisle Crown Court for an initial hearing on October 23. The defendant spoke only to confirm her name and address. She... Read more
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The News and Star
Four boys to stand trial accused of raping girl, 15The trial of four boys accused of raping a 15-year-old girl will start at Carli
The News and Star / Posted 5 days ago
The trial of four boys accused of raping a 15-year-old girl will start at Carlisle Crown Court during the second week in November. The four teenagers – all aged under 16 - each face three charges. These relate to alleged offences which are said to... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Four boys to stand trial accused of raping girl, 15The trial of four boys accused of raping a 15-year-old girl will start at Carli
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 5 days ago
The trial of four boys accused of raping a 15-year-old girl will start at Carlisle Crown Court during the second week in November. The four teenagers – all aged under 16 - each face three charges. These relate to alleged offences which are said to... Read more
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The News and Star
Women subjected to violent homophobic assault in Cumbrian town - courtmen accused of assaulting a female couple in an allegedly "homophobic" late nig
The News and Star / Posted 5 days ago
men accused of assaulting a female couple in an allegedly "homophobic" late night attack in Penrith have gone on trial. Carlisle Crown Court heard today how Laura Price was left with blood "spurting" from a head wound after she was allegedly set... Read more
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The News and Star
Jail for burglar who targeted home while owners sleptnight of December 18 last year, stealing cash, credit cards, family photos, and
The News and Star / Posted 6 days ago
night of December 18 last year, stealing cash, credit cards, family photos, and a digital camera, among other items. At Carlisle Crown Court today, Pattinson admitted the burglary and a second offence of fraud when he used his victim's credit... Read more
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The News and Star
Violent Carlisle man faces life sentence after city social club troublecharged along with two of his siblings after trouble flared in and around the c
The News and Star / Posted 6 days ago
charged along with two of his siblings after trouble flared in and around the city's Conservative Club on August 12. At Carlisle Crown Court, he and his 31-year-old brother, David Anthony Woodhead, of Parkside in the city, entered guilty pleas... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Millom woman jailed after flouting punishment for part in Cumbria's biggest ever insurance fraudinitially denied being involved in the fraud, but eventually admitted dishonest
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 8 days ago
initially denied being involved in the fraud, but eventually admitted dishonestly making a false representation. At Carlisle Crown Court the 28-year-old received a suspended nine-month prison term and 100 hours' unpaid work. Three other... Read more
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The News and Star
Prolific thief jailed for two yearsA prolific thief has been locked up for two years following his latest spate of
The News and Star / Posted 9 days ago
A prolific thief has been locked up for two years following his latest spate of offending in Whitehaven. Carlisle Crown Court heard Colin Orr's shocking list of 180 criminal offences dated back almost four decades to 1981. Orr's latest brushes with... Read more
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The News and Star
Cash for crash conwoman jailed for flouting punishmentof bogus insurance claims. Edgeler, of Devonshire Road, Millom, admitted disho
The News and Star / Posted 9 days ago
of bogus insurance claims. Edgeler, of Devonshire Road, Millom, admitted dishonestly making a false representation. At Carlisle Crown Court the 28-year-old received a suspended nine-month prison term and 100 hours' unpaid work. But yesterday... Read more
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The News and Star
Charity worker admits theft of £5kwas warned she receive a prison sentence. Judith Thom had pleaded not guilty t
The News and Star / Posted 9 days ago
was warned she receive a prison sentence. Judith Thom had pleaded not guilty to the theft of £5,631 when she appeared at Carlisle Crown Court in May this year. She had been due to stand trial before a jury as a result. But today 41-year-old Thom... Read more
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The News and Star
Dealer jailed after being caught with drugs in Carlislewas recovered. Bulk heroin worth hundreds of pounds and comprising of more tha
The News and Star / Posted 9 days ago
was recovered. Bulk heroin worth hundreds of pounds and comprising of more than 100 separate deals was found inside. Carlisle Crown Court heard Disley had bought the class A drug to sell and boost his profits after winning around £600 on a... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
West Cumbrian pair sentenced for child cruelty after youngsters found living in squalorA Cumbrian couple whose family home was seen to be squalid and smelly have been
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 10 days ago
A Cumbrian couple whose family home was seen to be squalid and smelly have been sentenced by a judge. Carlisle Crown Court heard police who called at the house in Workington in mid-June found the man and woman were both intoxicated. Officers were... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Cumbrian pair sentenced for child cruelty after youngsters found living in squalorA Cumbrian couple whose family home was seen to be squalid and smelly have been
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 10 days ago
A Cumbrian couple whose family home was seen to be squalid and smelly have been sentenced by a judge. Carlisle Crown Court heard police who called at the house in Workington in mid-June found the man and woman were both intoxicated. Officers were... Read more
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The News and Star
West Cumbrian pair sentenced for child cruelty after youngsters found living in squalorA Cumbrian couple whose family home was seen to be squalid and smelly have been
The News and Star / Posted 10 days ago
A Cumbrian couple whose family home was seen to be squalid and smelly have been sentenced by a judge. Carlisle Crown Court heard police who called at the house in Workington in mid-June found the man and woman were both intoxicated. Officers were... Read more
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Whitehaven News
West Cumbrian pair sentenced for child cruelty after youngsters found living in squalorA Cumbrian couple whose family home was seen to be squalid and smelly have been
Whitehaven News / Posted 10 days ago
A Cumbrian couple whose family home was seen to be squalid and smelly have been sentenced by a judge. Carlisle Crown Court heard police who called at the house in Workington in mid-June found the man and woman were both intoxicated. Officers were... Read more
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The News and Star
Teenager in court on Carlisle robbery attempt chargepapers but he is also a juvenile and so can not be named. Magistrates told Hag
The News and Star / Posted 11 days ago
papers but he is also a juvenile and so can not be named. Magistrates told Hagan that he will appear before a judge at Carlisle Crown Court on October 13, when he is likely to be asked to enter his pleas. He was granted bail on condition that... Read more
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Whitehaven News
'Samurai sword' thug's terrifying campaign of harassment against womanhave been left "terrified" by Barry Simm's persistent criminal conduct earlier
Whitehaven News / Posted 11 days ago
have been left "terrified" by Barry Simm's persistent criminal conduct earlier this year. Simm was due to stand trial at Carlisle Crown Court after denying any crimes against Miss Bowman. But he admitted putting her in fear of violence by... Read more
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The News and Star
'Samurai sword' thug's terrifying campaign of harassment against womanhave been left "terrified" by Barry Simm's persistent criminal conduct earlier
The News and Star / Posted 11 days ago
have been left "terrified" by Barry Simm's persistent criminal conduct earlier this year. Simm was due to stand trial at Carlisle Crown Court after denying any crimes against Miss Bowman. But he admitted putting her in fear of violence by... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
'Samurai sword' thug's terrifying campaign of harassment against womanhave been left "terrified" by Barry Simm's persistent criminal conduct earlier
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 11 days ago
have been left "terrified" by Barry Simm's persistent criminal conduct earlier this year. Simm was due to stand trial at Carlisle Crown Court after denying any crimes against Miss Bowman. But he admitted putting her in fear of violence by... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Fear, terror and false promises: How ruthless gangs are exploiting children on Merseysiderecent years similar cases involving Merseyside gangs have come to light in oth
Liverpool Echo / Posted 11 days ago
recent years similar cases involving Merseyside gangs have come to light in other areas of the country. In January, Carlisle Crown Court heard how a north Liverpool gang nicknamed ‘Joeys’ had drafted in a 15-year-old boy. The teenager, from... Read more
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The News and Star
Pair to stand trial accused of Kendal Calling drugs conspiracythe new year. Lee Clayton, 45, and 38-year-old Tracey Joanne Tomlinson faced a
The News and Star / Posted 12 days ago
the new year. Lee Clayton, 45, and 38-year-old Tracey Joanne Tomlinson faced a string of allegations when they appeared at Carlisle Crown Court. They are each charged with conspiring together to supply a quantity of cocaine, ecstasy and also... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Man, 50, 'bought silence' from alleged indecent assault victim, court hearsa period spanning five years in the Appleby area. Cook has pleaded not guilty
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
a period spanning five years in the Appleby area. Cook has pleaded not guilty to all of the allegations. His trial at Carlisle Crown Court began today (Monday). Prosecuting barrister Mark Ainsworth, opening the case, alleged that Cook had... Read more
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The News and Star
Judge jails "sadistic" thug whose attacks left child traumatisedA man whose "sadistic" attacks left his child victim traumatised has been jaile
The News and Star / Posted 13 days ago
A man whose "sadistic" attacks left his child victim traumatised has been jailed. Carlisle Crown Court heard that 32-year-old Philip Burns punched, kicked, and on occasions subjected his victim to strangulation, leaving the youngster bruised and... Read more
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The News and Star
'You're a plague upon this city,' judge tells prolific Carlisle criminalmonths by a judge who heard his historic building raid was the latest in a long
The News and Star / Posted 15 days ago
months by a judge who heard his historic building raid was the latest in a long line of offences. Higgins was sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court after admitting burglary with intent to steal and two unconnected shoplifting crimes. Neil Ronan,... Read more
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The News and Star
Cumbrian man jailed after caught driving illegally for 11th timeVectra just two months after being banned from the road for six years for a sim
The News and Star / Posted 16 days ago
Vectra just two months after being banned from the road for six years for a similar offence. Cooney was sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court today having admitted seven crimes. These included driving while disqualified and having no insurance;... Read more
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The News and Star
Cathedral criminal locked upAugust 9. As Higgins climbed back out of the shop, he damaged the pre-Reformat
The News and Star / Posted 16 days ago
August 9. As Higgins climbed back out of the shop, he damaged the pre-Reformation framework and left debris on the floor. Carlisle Crown Court heard it had been "impossible" to put a price on repairs which were not yet under way. Higgins received... Read more
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The News and Star
Roofer who ripped off pensioner fails to get Asbo overturned10 years from making unsolicited calls at houses, and obtaining building and re
The News and Star / Posted 17 days ago
10 years from making unsolicited calls at houses, and obtaining building and repair work without express prior consent. At Carlisle Crown Court today Evans, now 27, lodged an opposed appeal for the revocation of an Asbo which, he claimed, would... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Roofer who ripped off pensioner fails to get asbo overturned10 years from making unsolicited calls at houses, and obtaining building and re
Whitehaven News / Posted 17 days ago
10 years from making unsolicited calls at houses, and obtaining building and repair work without express prior consent. At Carlisle Crown Court today, Evans, now 27, lodged an opposed appeal for the revocation of an asbo which, he claimed, would... Read more
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The News and Star
Thug who smashed beer-bottle over ex-girlfriend's head jailed for nine-and-a-half yearshanging out of an upstairs window. There is no doubt that you have shown yours
The News and Star / Posted 18 days ago
hanging out of an upstairs window. There is no doubt that you have shown yourself to have a nasty violent temper At Carlisle Crown Court today, Loveday, from Brentfield Way, Penrith, was jailed by Recorder Andrew Nuttall. The defendant had... Read more
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The News and Star
Thug who smashed beer-bottle over girlfriend's head jailed for nine-and-a-half yearshanging out of an upstairs window. There is no doubt that you have shown yours
The News and Star / Posted 18 days ago
hanging out of an upstairs window. There is no doubt that you have shown yourself to have a nasty violent temper At Carlisle Crown Court today, Loveday, from Brentfield Way, Penrith, was jailed by Recorder Andrew Nuttall. The defendant had... Read more
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The News and Star
Thug who smashed bottle over girlfriend's head jailed for nine-and-a-half yearshanging out of an upstairs window. There is no doubt that you have shown yours
The News and Star / Posted 18 days ago
hanging out of an upstairs window. There is no doubt that you have shown yourself to have a nasty violent temper At Carlisle Crown Court today, Loveday, from Brentfield Way, Penrith, was jailed by Recorder Andrew Nuttall. The defendant had... Read more
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The News and Star
Drunken man smashed coffee table over ex-partner's headdrunken man who wounded his ex-partner by smashing a coffee table over her head
The News and Star / Posted 19 days ago
drunken man who wounded his ex-partner by smashing a coffee table over her head has been made subject to a hospital order. Carlisle Crown Court heard how Jon Liam Pears, 29, and Danielle Tyson had downed two bottles of prosecco before trouble... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Drunken man smashed coffee table over ex-partner's headdrunken man who wounded his ex-partner by smashing a coffee table over her head
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 19 days ago
drunken man who wounded his ex-partner by smashing a coffee table over her head has been made subject to a hospital order. Carlisle Crown Court heard how Jon Liam Pears, 29, and Danielle Tyson had downed two bottles of prosecco before trouble... Read more
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The News and Star
Judge tells wife-beater: "You brought shame on your community"his offending, 30-year-old Lee has been banned from contacting Miss Mason for a
The News and Star / Posted 20 days ago
his offending, 30-year-old Lee has been banned from contacting Miss Mason for a decade. That was part of his sentence at Carlisle Crown Court, when prosecutor Gerard Rogerson outlined a "volatile and tempestuous" marriage. This followed a... Read more
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The News and Star
Cumbrian teenager found with fake handgunpossessing an imitation firearm in public. Christian Newland, 18, entered guil
The News and Star / Posted 20 days ago
possessing an imitation firearm in public. Christian Newland, 18, entered guilty pleas to two charges when he appeared at Carlisle Crown Court. One states that on July 10, without lawful authority or reasonable excuse, he had with him in a public... Read more
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The News and Star
Bike thief snared - after being shopped by his dadBlamire, 29, was shopped after committing offences with two partners-in-crime.
The News and Star / Posted 20 days ago
Blamire, 29, was shopped after committing offences with two partners-in-crime. Blamire received a 16-month prison term at Carlisle Crown Court for his role in the theft of pedal cycles worth more than £5,000. Gerard Rogerson, prosecuting, told... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Bike thief snared - after being shopped by his dadBlamire, 29, was shopped after committing offences with two partners-in-crime.
Whitehaven News / Posted 20 days ago
Blamire, 29, was shopped after committing offences with two partners-in-crime. Blamire received a 16-month prison term at Carlisle Crown Court for his role in the theft of pedal cycles worth more than £5,000. Gerard Rogerson, prosecuting, told... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Bike thief snared - after being shopped by his dadBlamire, 29, was shopped after committing offences with two partners-in-crime.
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 20 days ago
Blamire, 29, was shopped after committing offences with two partners-in-crime. Blamire received a 16-month prison term at Carlisle Crown Court for his role in the theft of pedal cycles worth more than £5,000. Gerard Rogerson, prosecuting, told... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Jailed this Month: The faces of 33 crooks locked up in AugustYear’s Eve, last December. The child told her mum about the attack, which happ
Liverpool Echo / Posted 21 days ago
Year’s Eve, last December. The child told her mum about the attack, which happened in Kendal, a few days later.Read More Carlisle Crown Court was told Harrickie’s home in Balmoral Road, Kensington was searched where “rather disturbing pictures of... Read more
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The News and Star
Carlisle delivery driver sentenced for supplying cannabishe admitted possessing cannabis with intent to supply. Matthew Keith Hyden, a
The News and Star / Posted 23 days ago
he admitted possessing cannabis with intent to supply. Matthew Keith Hyden, a 33-year-old father-of-seven, appeared at Carlisle Crown Court today. Hyden was punished having previously admitted supplying cannabis between June last year and in... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
South Cumbria man admits making and possessing child pornchild porn images, and possessing more than 1,200. Christopher George Helman,
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 23 days ago
child porn images, and possessing more than 1,200. Christopher George Helman, 42, faced four charges when he appeared at Carlisle Crown Court today (1). Helman admitted three counts of making indecent images of children between November 24,... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
South Cumbria man admits possessing hundreds of indecent images of childrenpossessing hundreds of indecent images of children. Christopher George Helman,
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
possessing hundreds of indecent images of children. Christopher George Helman, 42, faced four charges when he appeared at Carlisle Crown Court today (Friday). Helman admitted three counts of making indecent images of children between November 24,... Read more
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The News and Star
Man admits stealing cash from charity boxes at West Cumbrian pubto driving a car without a licence or insurance and admitted a charge of aggrav
The News and Star / Posted 23 days ago
to driving a car without a licence or insurance and admitted a charge of aggravated vehicle taking and two charges of receiving stolen goods - a tyre pressure gauge and garage door key. He will be sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court on Septemb... Read more
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The News and Star
Pair jailed for vicious attack in Carlisle barleft a man with a fractured eye socket. Andrew Leitch Purves, 35, and Thomas M
The News and Star / Posted 23 days ago
left a man with a fractured eye socket. Andrew Leitch Purves, 35, and Thomas McQueen Purves, 38, were sentenced today at Carlisle Crown Court. The pair both admitted to causing grievous bodily harm with intent following an assault at Déjà Vu on... Read more
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