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Global superstar Sir Cliff Richard is set to perform in south Cumbria

The UK’s most successful hitmaker will be heading to Cartmel Races to perform live at an open-air concert on Friday June 28.

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Lakes International Comic Art Preview

As the Lakes International Comic Art Festival prepares to make a triumphant return to Cumbria, Adrian Mullen previews the event taking place in Kendal.

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'We will shout about how great the region is'

The best of Allerdale is on the move to Manchester as part of an event that will show off how it can become a major part of the Northern Powerhouse.

Carlisle Futures

Children's hospice Jigsaw gets boost from young professionals

Walking With Wounded

Cumbrian Challenge raises more than £1million for ex-servicemen and women

Castle Green Hotel

£200,000 investment to mark hotel’s 20th anniversary

Castle Green Hotel to invest £200,000 in refurbishments and staff development to mark its 20th anniversary.

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Community supports NHS campaign to showcase Cumbria

Two Cumbrian NHS Trusts have collaborated in a drive to raise the profile of Cumbria and the unique career opportunities on offer.


Overseas doctors take on new challenge in Cumbria

New doctors have been recruited to 'strengthen' children's mental health service for children and young people across Cumbria.

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Popular head of Kendal College to retire

The popular head of Kendal College has announced he is to step down after 17 years in his post.

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Global comic superstar helps to change perceptions of Cumbria

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Choose Cumbria and NHS partners to promote healthcare careers at two major national events

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Moving to Cumbria a revelation for former TV producer

An award-winning former BBC TV producer has described moving to Cumbria as a “revelation” after launching a brand new business venture.

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Lake District scenes to entice airport passengers

Stunning Lake District scenes will be included in a display showcasing Britain as a world-class destination at the country’s busiest airport.


Cumbria towns among those named safest to live in North West

A number of towns in Cumbria have been deemed the safest places in the region to live in a recent survey.

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NHS to promote health and wellbeing at Westmorland County Show

Representatives from Bay Health and Care Partners will welcome visitors to their marquee at the Westmorland Show on Thursday, September 14.

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Cumbrian property firm secures Barrow newbuild

Cumbria estate agents Corrie and Co have been given exclusivity on the new Woodlands development in Barrow.

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Patients praise hospital services in Whitehaven and Carlisle

Feedback from patients at north Cumbria's hospitals suggests the majority are happy with their care.

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Expanding surveyors on hunt for West Cumbria ‘Energy Hub’

Expanding specialist chartered quantity surveyors practice Solomons Europe is to establish a new 'Energy Hub' in West Cumbria.

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Housing developer helps restore Cockermouth viewpoint

A stunning viewpoint in Cockermouth has been restored thanks to a partnership initiative including housing developer and new Choose Cumbria partner Lovell.

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150 years of Barrow port celebrated

The community of Barrow has been invited to Associated British Ports' celebrations to mark 150 years of the town's port.

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Taste Cumbria magazine set for launch

A new magazine for food fans in Cumbria is set to be launched this month.