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Monthly Archives: September 2018

Carlisle United 0-1 Stevenage

Stevenage extend their unbeaten run to four games after Ben Kennedy's winner edges them past a below-par Carlisle. Source: BBC Cumbria

Dover Athletic 0-2 Barrow

Substitute Jack Hindle's second-half double secures Barrow's first away win of the season at struggling Dover. Source: BBC Cumbria

Carlisle attacker who 'used teeth as a weapon' jailed

James Etheridge was jailed after tearing off part of a stranger's lip, causing a "hideous" wound. Source: BBC Cumbria

Head teachers protest at Downing Street funding rally

Up to 1,000 heads will demand extra cash for schools to tackle crowded classes and poor staff recruitment. Source: BBC Cumbria

Carlisle teen who burned ex's passport jailed

Craig Lee Cherry also broke into his former partner's home, put her in a headlock, and bit her. Source: BBC Cumbria

Postman Pat and Rosie and Jim author John Cunliffe dies

John Cunliffe, 85, created one of the BBC's most successful children's TV characters. Source: BBC Cumbria

Armed robber jailed for Workington pharmacy raid

Carl McGlasson had his knife wrestled away by a pharmacist but still stole an entire stock of oxycodone. Source: BBC Cumbria

Crash death families call for new licences

Aidan Huddleston says they may not have died if graduated driving licences were in place in the UK. Source: BBC Cumbria

West Coast Main Line train delays after signal failure

Afternoon and evening services are cancelled across the line after a fault in north-west London. Source: BBC Cumbria

Ullswater bin lorry recovery causes 40-mile diversion

No-one was injured when the vehicle slid down the embankment but two workers were left "shaken". Source: BBC Cumbria

Pirelli fined £512K for safety failures at Carlisle plant

Two men suffered serious arm injuries in incidents involving the same machine. Source: BBC Cumbria

Barrow 1-2 Gateshead

Gateshead stage a smash and grab either side of the interval to return from Barrow with a 2-1 win. Source: BBC Cumbria

Carlisle arrest in drug dealer raids

Fifteen men are arrested and cocaine worth £142,000 is seized across three different counties. Source: BBC Cumbria

Debt killed my dad

A small debt for unpaid council tax multiplied many times when Nigel Hurst was declared bankrupt - and caused him to take his life. Source:...

Bungling Carlisle burglar with 193 previous convictions jailed

The bungling burglar tried to break into a shipping container which was used as a shed. Source: BBC Cumbria

Lake District Pound: Almost £90,000 in circulation since April

The Lake District currency is growing in demand just four months after it was first introduced. Source: BBC Cumbria