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West Moreland Gazette
Lake District photographer targets world leaders in climate change battleA LAKE District photographer is planning to send a copy of his book documenting
West Moreland Gazette / Posted an hour ago
A LAKE District photographer is planning to send a copy of his book documenting the impact of climate change to every world leader to alert them to the realities of the global threat. Ambleside cameraman Ashley Cooper spent years travelling the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Former Lakes pub landlord jailed for downloading indecent images of childrenA FORMER Lake District pub landlord who downloaded "utterly repellent" indecent
West Moreland Gazette / Posted an hour ago
A FORMER Lake District pub landlord who downloaded "utterly repellent" indecent images of children has been jailed for a year. Christopher George Helman, 42, was caught out after Cumbria police were tipped off by the Child Exploitation and Online... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
One of Cumbria’s top destinations gets £2m makeoverLEP has invested £2m in this project overall to increase the range of sustainab
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
LEP has invested £2m in this project overall to increase the range of sustainable transport options available in the Lake District, including highway improvement schemes in key tourist hotspots at Grasmere and this one for the Glebe in... Read more
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The News and Star
PHOTO GALLERY: Borrowdale shows Cumbria at its autumnal bestBorrowdale, much of which is cared for by National Trust, has the largest area
The News and Star / Posted 4 hours ago
Borrowdale, much of which is cared for by National Trust, has the largest area of native woodland out of all the Lake District valleys, and arguably is the best place to see autumn colour in the Lake District. However, with the onset of several... Read more
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The News and Star
£300,000 lottery win man revealedBorrowdale, much of which is cared for by National Trust, has the largest area
The News and Star / Posted 4 hours ago
Borrowdale, much of which is cared for by National Trust, has the largest area of native woodland out of all the Lake District valleys, and arguably is the best place to see autumn colour in the Lake District. However, with the onset of several... Read more
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The News and Star
Roadworks in Workington town centre to start on MondayBorrowdale, much of which is cared for by National Trust, has the largest area
The News and Star / Posted 4 hours ago
Borrowdale, much of which is cared for by National Trust, has the largest area of native woodland out of all the Lake District valleys, and arguably is the best place to see autumn colour in the Lake District. However, with the onset of several... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Joanne Roney OBE: I don’t have to look far to see global ambitions of this cityManchester as the natural hub from which visitors can connect with other well k
Manchester Evening News / Posted 8 hours ago
Manchester as the natural hub from which visitors can connect with other well known northern destinations including the Lake District, Peak District, Liverpool and Chester will help increase both the number of visitors and the length of their... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
MORE PREP RESULTS FROM THURSDAYVOLLEYBALL DIVISION I LAKE DISTRICT Boardman 25-25-25, Massillon Perry 13-23
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 12 hours ago
VOLLEYBALL DIVISION I LAKE DISTRICT Boardman 25-25-25, Massillon Perry 13-23-22 HARTVILLE Kaylin Burkey had 18 kills, 15 digs, and three aces for Boardman (20-4). Ashley Clark added six kills, 15 digs, and two blocks and Raegan burkey had 33... Read more
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Daily Mail
Why the UK's great tits have such long beaksmoment pick-pockets steal £200 from shopping pensioner Max and Paddy get buffe
Daily Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
moment pick-pockets steal £200 from shopping pensioner Max and Paddy get buffeted by Opheila winds in the Lake District Unico 'smartbrush' will give you pearly whites in 3 seconds Bizarre footage shows man acting like a 'zombie'... Read more
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Daily Mail
Heartbreaking video shows girl, 2, struggling to walk due to ARTHRITISarrest This is the terrifying moment firework fired into London bus Max and P
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
arrest This is the terrifying moment firework fired into London bus Max and Paddy get buffeted by Opheila winds in the Lake District Wellchild award winner asks newsreader if she's single live on TV Towering waves crash down on bystanders... Read more
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Daily Mail
Here comes the Atlantic weather bombit will be quite heavy. On Saturday, around the centre of the low, there will b
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
it will be quite heavy. On Saturday, around the centre of the low, there will be rain - North Wales, South West Scotland, Lake District, Northern Ireland. 'But virtually everywhere can expect to see some rain. Probably the driest area will be... Read more
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Daily Mail
Is it wrong to say you hate children?street Unico 'smartbrush' will give you pearly whites in 3 seconds Max and Pa
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
street Unico 'smartbrush' will give you pearly whites in 3 seconds Max and Paddy get buffeted by Opheila winds in the Lake District Crimewatch appeal for information on James Bulger murder in 1993 'Spice users' crawl in the middle of the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Which Cumbria restaurant makes the UK's top 10 according to TripAdvisor?in 2002 the restaurant has attracted widespread acclaim for its stripped down m
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
in 2002 the restaurant has attracted widespread acclaim for its stripped down menu and stunning setting in the beautiful Lake District. The top spot was taken by Yorkshire pub The Black Swan in Oldstead. The remainder of the top five included... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Rural company commended for its sustainable businessA COMPANY with its roots in a classic Lake District icon has been rewarded for
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
A COMPANY with its roots in a classic Lake District icon has been rewarded for its sustainable business. Herdysleep, which is now based in Yorkshire, was recognised as the 'Best Rural Start-Up' in this year's Rural Business Awards. The company,... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Major milk co-operative is back in profitCumbrian dairy farmers on its books has announced that it is back in the black.
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
Cumbrian dairy farmers on its books has announced that it is back in the black. First Milk, which also the firm behind the Lake District Cheese Company, revealed a £6m profit for the past year. This figure brings an end to ongoing cash issues that... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
First images depicting proposed Thirlmere zip wires releasedTrek has said that the 'majority' of those who provided feedback were in favour
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
Trek has said that the 'majority' of those who provided feedback were in favour of the scheme. However, the Friends of the Lake District and members of a Facebook page called 'Zip Off' raised concerns about the visual impact that the zip lines... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
First images depicting proposed Thirlmere zip wire releasedTrek has said that the 'majority' of those who provided feedback were in favour
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
Trek has said that the 'majority' of those who provided feedback were in favour of the scheme. However, the Friends of the Lake District and members of a Facebook page called 'Zip Off' raised concerns about the visual impact that the zip lines... Read more
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chroniclelive
Little fighter Reuben Humphreys smiles betterof well wishers and messages of support has been overwhelming.” Reuben had bee
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
of well wishers and messages of support has been overwhelming.” Reuben had been enjoying a holiday with his family in the Lake District before he fell ill, and what at first appeared to be a cough deteriorated rapidly into dangerous breathing... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Lake District poet's work finds new audience thanks to new Dutch translationte Nijenhuis fell in love with the poet’s work when they visited his home at Ry
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
te Nijenhuis fell in love with the poet’s work when they visited his home at Rydal Mount this summer. As great fans of the Lake District, they have been coming to the area for 26 years and now act as social media ambassadors for the region. This... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Lake District poet's work to be taken global thanks to new Dutch translationte Nijenhuis fell in love with the poet’s work when they visited his home at Ry
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
te Nijenhuis fell in love with the poet’s work when they visited his home at Rydal Mount this summer. As great fans of the Lake District, they have been coming to the area for 26 years and now act as social media ambassadors for the region. This... Read more
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Daily Mail
Is a stranger hacking your child's smart watch?fire rescue team perform Dirty Dancing alarm check routine Max and Paddy get b
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
fire rescue team perform Dirty Dancing alarm check routine Max and Paddy get buffeted by Opheila winds in the Lake District CCTV of an attempted smash and grab robbery in Knightsbridge Adorable rescued piglet plays with its cat... Read more
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Daily Mail
Boy, two, gets his head stuck in bars... can YOU see how to free him?clings to back of HGV before tumbling off onto busy road Max and Paddy get buf
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
clings to back of HGV before tumbling off onto busy road Max and Paddy get buffeted by Opheila winds in the Lake District Liquid bubbles up after council covers dead whale with sand Drugged-up driver mounts pavement to avoid... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Perfect, from the underfloor heating upwardscupboard and internal access to the garage. The master bedroom boasts fantasti
Whitehaven News / Posted 2 days ago
cupboard and internal access to the garage. The master bedroom boasts fantastic views of open country to the western Lake District and has spotlighting, TV point and an en-suite shower room. A combined dressing room and home office includes... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Walker stranded on Lake District peak during Storm OpheliaRescuers have revealed how they saved a walker who survived a night on the Lake
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Rescuers have revealed how they saved a walker who survived a night on the Lake District fells as Storm Ophelia battered the county. The man was exhausted and suffering from hypothermia when he was discovered by the first two of a team of mountain... Read more
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The News and Star
Walker stranded on Lake District peak during Storm OpheliaRescuers have revealed how they saved a walker who survived a night on the Lake
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
Rescuers have revealed how they saved a walker who survived a night on the Lake District fells as Storm Ophelia battered the county. The man was exhausted and suffering from hypothermia when he was discovered by the first two of a team of mountain... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Walker stranded on Lake District peak during Storm OpheliaRescuers have revealed how they saved a walker who survived a night on the Lake
Whitehaven News / Posted 2 days ago
Rescuers have revealed how they saved a walker who survived a night on the Lake District fells as Storm Ophelia battered the county. The man was exhausted and suffering from hypothermia when he was discovered by the first two of a team of mountain... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Walker stranded on Lake District peak during Storm OpheliaRescuers have revealed how they saved a walker who survived a night on the Lake
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 2 days ago
Rescuers have revealed how they saved a walker who survived a night on the Lake District fells as Storm Ophelia battered the county. The man was exhausted and suffering from hypothermia when he was discovered by the first two of a team of mountain... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Lake District visitors given mouth-watering welcome to CumbriaVisitors arriving at a Cumbrian rail station have a mouth-watering welcome to t
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Visitors arriving at a Cumbrian rail station have a mouth-watering welcome to the Lake District. Prominently placed on the platform is a giant advertising billboard pointing to the tasty delights of world-famous Grasmere Gingerbread. The hoarding... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Against All Odds nomination for South Lakeland double amputeehis right leg was amputated just under his hip. He spent the next seven years i
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
his right leg was amputated just under his hip. He spent the next seven years in hospital. In 1998, while kayaking in the Lake District on an outdoor pursuits weekend, a member of the Red Devils Parachute Display Team suggested that Al did a... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Revealed: Cumbria service station named one of the best in the countryrated the sixth best experience out of the dozens included in the survey. No do
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 2 days ago
rated the sixth best experience out of the dozens included in the survey. No doubt the picturesque location overlooking the Lake District on one side and the Yorkshire Dales on the other was enough to convince motorists of its merits. Tebay was... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Revealed: Cumbria service station named one of the best in the countryrated the sixth best experience out of the dozens included in the survey. No do
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
rated the sixth best experience out of the dozens included in the survey. No doubt the picturesque location overlooking the Lake District on one side and the Yorkshire Dales on the other was enough to convince motorists of its merits. Tebay was... Read more
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The News and Star
Revealed: Cumbria service station named one of the best in the countryrated the sixth best experience out of the dozens included in the survey. No do
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
rated the sixth best experience out of the dozens included in the survey. No doubt the picturesque location overlooking the Lake District on one side and the Yorkshire Dales on the other was enough to convince motorists of its merits. Tebay was... Read more
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The News and Star
Rescuers reveal final movements of walker found dead on Scafell Pikeenquiries, deciding to mount a search to start at first light on Sunday. The p
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
enquiries, deciding to mount a search to start at first light on Sunday. The post added: "Initially Wasdale Team and then Lake District Mountain Rescue Search Dogs, mounted a search, but as no find was made, teams from Keswick, Cockermouth, Duddon... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Rescuers reveal final movements of walker found dead on Scafell Pikeenquiries, deciding to mount a search to start at first light on Sunday. The p
Whitehaven News / Posted 2 days ago
enquiries, deciding to mount a search to start at first light on Sunday. The post added: "Initially Wasdale Team and then Lake District Mountain Rescue Search Dogs, mounted a search, but as no find was made, teams from Keswick, Cockermouth, Duddon... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Revealed: Cumbria service station named one of the best in the countryrated the sixth best experience out of the dozens included in the survey. No do
Whitehaven News / Posted 2 days ago
rated the sixth best experience out of the dozens included in the survey. No doubt the picturesque location overlooking the Lake District on one side and the Yorkshire Dales on the other was enough to convince motorists of its merits. Tebay was... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Rescuers reveal final movements of walker found dead on Scafell Pikeenquiries, deciding to mount a search to start at first light on Sunday. The p
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 3 days ago
enquiries, deciding to mount a search to start at first light on Sunday. The post added: "Initially Wasdale Team and then Lake District Mountain Rescue Search Dogs, mounted a search, but as no find was made, teams from Keswick, Cockermouth, Duddon... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Rescuers reveal final movements of walker found dead on Scafell Pikeenquiries, deciding to mount a search to start at first light on Sunday. The p
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
enquiries, deciding to mount a search to start at first light on Sunday. The post added: "Initially Wasdale Team and then Lake District Mountain Rescue Search Dogs, mounted a search, but as no find was made, teams from Keswick, Cockermouth, Duddon... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
New indoor caving attraction comes to WindermereA NEW indoor caving attraction is opening in the Lake District this weekend. B
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
A NEW indoor caving attraction is opening in the Lake District this weekend. Brockhole, the Lake District National Park visitor centre at Windermere, is now home to a brand new indoor attraction that invites explorers to dive into the darkness of... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Community boards installedinstalled by Loweswater Parish Council, were unveiled last Thursday. They have
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 3 days ago
installed by Loweswater Parish Council, were unveiled last Thursday. They have been funded by Allerdale Borough Council, Lake District National Park Authority, the Melbreak Communities Group and the Big Lottery ‘Awards for All’ Fund. Parish and... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Properties could be without power until 5pm todaypower last night as a result of ex-hurricane Ophelia, most of these in Cumbria.
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
power last night as a result of ex-hurricane Ophelia, most of these in Cumbria. Affected properties are mainly in the Lake District. Some of the areas still affected this afternoon include: Ulverston - 215 properties. Windermere - 16... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Ophelia could leave homes in Cumbria without power until 4.30pm todaythroughout the night as a result of ex-hurricane Ophelia, most of these in Cumb
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
throughout the night as a result of ex-hurricane Ophelia, most of these in Cumbria. Affected properties are mainly in the Lake District. Some of the areas still affected this morning include: Ulverston - 276 properties. Bouth - Seven... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Dutch translation of Wordsworth poem set to take social media by storm in the NetherlandsA COUPLE from the Netherlands who are social media ambassadors for the Lake Dis
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
A COUPLE from the Netherlands who are social media ambassadors for the Lake District have translated Wordsworth’s Daffodils into Dutch. Rob and Cobie te Nijenhuis fell in love with the poet’s work when they visited his home at Rydal Mount this... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
High winds hit Cumbria causing travel disruptionon the southbound carriageway between Penrith and Shap. Electricity North West
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
on the southbound carriageway between Penrith and Shap. Electricity North West has said that 1,700 properties in the Lake District and 150 in Lancashire are without power. Martin Deehan, operations director for Electricity North West, said:... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Cumbria left battered by storm Opheliadebris has hit power lines and high winds make access difficult for repair team
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 3 days ago
debris has hit power lines and high winds make access difficult for repair teams. Affected properties are mainly in the Lake District with 1,700 without power. Another 150 properties are out in Lancashire. Martin Deehan, operations director for... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow Wheelers pair roll their way to successtrials and hill climbs. Earlier in the year, she finished the 100-mile-plus Fr
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
trials and hill climbs. Earlier in the year, she finished the 100-mile-plus Fred Whitton Challenge around the gruelling Lake District passes in six hours 46 minutes. Huck embarked upon a successful season of hill climbing after posting a clutch... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Former RAF man toasts 50 years in Freemasonryand the desert of Libya; work for Rediffusion Cable and Television Rentals; run
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
and the desert of Libya; work for Rediffusion Cable and Television Rentals; run the Outgate Inn near Hawkshead during the 1980s; take a seasonal job with the Lake District National Park Authority; and become a training officer for Furmanite in Kend... Read more
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express
Scafell Pike: Body found during search for missing Polish amateur mountaineerat Wasdale Head, at the foot of Scafell Pike, at about 4.30pm on Saturday. Fri
express / Posted 4 days ago
at Wasdale Head, at the foot of Scafell Pike, at about 4.30pm on Saturday. Friends and relatives told Cumbria Police and Lake District mountain rescue teams that he went walking last weekend but no-one has heard from him since. Logistical worker... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Father hit son in face during row on family bonding trip to Lake DistrictA FATHER has been fined after hitting his son in the face during a family bondi
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 days ago
A FATHER has been fined after hitting his son in the face during a family bonding trip to the Lake District. The Manchester man, who has not been named to protect the identity of his 14-year-old son, pleaded guilty to one charge of assault. They... Read more
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express
Hurricane Ophelia: UK braced for 80mph winds EXACTLY 30 years after 1987 Great Stormat risk regions are the south; the southwest including Bournemouth, Dorset and
express / Posted 4 days ago
at risk regions are the south; the southwest including Bournemouth, Dorset and Lyme Regis and the northwest including the Lake District. Winds will start to pick up across Scotland, Wales and the southwest throughout today before hitting the... Read more
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express
Hurricane Ophelia: 'Take IMMEDIATE action' You have 3 hours! Unprecedented warning issuedat risk regions are the south; the southwest including Bournemouth, Dorset and
express / Posted 4 days ago
at risk regions are the south; the southwest including Bournemouth, Dorset and Lyme Regis and the northwest including the Lake District. Winds will start to pick up across Scotland, Wales and the southwest through today before ripping through the... Read more
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