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# cumbria - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

From The42 'I wouldn't have been a name that leapt off the page for Irish fans' Ambitions

'I wouldn't have been a name that leapt off the page for Irish fans'

Will Addison recently signed a new two-year deal to keep him with Ulster.

# cumbria - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Calls for UK zoo to close after almost 500 animal deaths in four years

“The conditions that these animals are being held in is quite frankly appalling,” a report said.

# cumbria - Thursday 12 January, 2017

One of the UK's most-wanted suspected paedophiles has been arrested after a car crash in France

Stephen Carruthers had been on-the-run for almost three years.

# cumbria - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Boy (4) dies after incident at swimming pool in England

Police are not treating the death as suspicious.

# cumbria - Sunday 6 December, 2015

From The42 The destruction caused by Storm Desmond summed up in picture of Carlisle's Brunton Park Underwater

The destruction caused by Storm Desmond summed up in picture of Carlisle's Brunton Park

The ground has been left completely submerged.

# cumbria - Friday 8 August, 2014

Concerns raised about Irish nuclear risk

Sinn Féin have reacted to the potential harm that health and safety lapses at the controversial Sellafield plant could have.

# cumbria - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

Mitchell: Independent review needed on British nuclear plant risks

The MEP was speaking following confirmation this week that EDF is to build a new nuclear facility at Hinkley Point, on England’s south-west coast.

# cumbria - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Accident at Sellafield would have "no health effects in Ireland"

Department of the Environment releases report from independent experts on risk to Ireland of a radioactive leak at the Cumbrian nuclear site as it is being decommissioned.

# cumbria - Monday 26 November, 2012

Police investigating Ronan Kerr murder carry out searches

Searches are being carried out in Omagh in the North and Cumbria in England as part of the continuing investigation into the death of the PSNI constable in April 2011.

# cumbria - Friday 3 August, 2012

Shafilea Ahmed parents convicted of 'honour killing' murder

The 17-year-old’s sibling told the court she saw their parents suffocate the girl with a plastic bag.

# cumbria - Friday 8 June, 2012

Sellafield's Thorp plant to close in six years

The controversial plant will close in 2018 once all existing contracts are completed.

# cumbria - Saturday 11 February, 2012

After 11 years, body of missing Dubliner is identifed

After building a new DNA profile, Gardaí confirm that a body found in Liverpool in 2000 is that of missing John Crawford.

# cumbria - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

Body of missing 28-year-old Steven Trainor found

His body was found on the coast near Cumbria in the UK and Gardaí have said they are not treating the death as suspicious.

# cumbria - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

Mother fined for leaving children in car in 40c heat

The three children were rescued from dangerously high temperatures after a passerby hear them repeatedly sounding the car horn.

# cumbria - Thursday 23 June, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Thursday

In this evening’s wrap-up: All eyes on Brussels, a new plant at Sellafield, some classic tourist no-nos, and Dublin Zoo’s latest arrival…

Sellafield to be one of UK’s ‘next generation’ nuclear sites

The Cumbrian nuclear plant is confirmed as one of eight considered suitable for a second new station.

# cumbria - Tuesday 3 May, 2011

Five arrested near Sellafield plant under anti-terrorism laws

Five men are detained under anti-terrorism laws after a raid near the power plant; there’s no link to bin Laden’s death.

# cumbria - Saturday 23 April, 2011

Pensioner who was dropped into freezing sea by medics dies in hospital Sad

Pensioner who was dropped into freezing sea by medics dies in hospital

Janet Richardson had been on holiday aboard a cruise liner when she fell ill. As she was being evacuated on to a rescue boat she fell into the sub zero seas.

# cumbria - Tuesday 15 March, 2011

"Perfectly clear" that corporation tax isn't on table - Kenny

Enda Kenny tells the Dáil he made it clear that Ireland’s corporate tax, and its bailout interest rate, were separate issues.

# cumbria - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

Cumbria killings inquest hears gunman did not respond to police texts

Inquest into Lake District killings hears gunman appeared calm when he raised his gun to victims and had not responded to repeated police efforts to contact him.

# cumbria - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Inquest hears Cumbria gunman shot twin brother 11 times

Bird killed 12 people before shooting himself dead in June 2010. His first victim was his brother David.

# cumbria - Wednesday 22 December, 2010

Small earthquake felt in Cumbria

Earthquake measuring 3.5 on the Richter scale has been recorded in England.