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Kendal College recognised at key food awards

College receives glowing recognition at a prestigious industry food awards ceremony.

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South Cumbria businesses pull together to create economic development.

Plans to get a major economic boom under way announced at Furness College event.

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Furness College celebrates after being named the Best in the UK

Accolade given after staff enter students into regional SkillBuild competition

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South Cumbria to host first Hoad Hill Marathon in August

Ulverston will host the inaugural Hoad Hill Marathon on Sunday, August 9, 2015.

The Pies Have It

And south Cumbria even has the best pies in the land…

Life of Pies sees author Martin Tarbuck journey across the country, following his nose in search of "piefection”.

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Women in Engineering Conference inspires new generations

Female students come together at Furness College for first Conference.

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Family-friendly 200km bike route in south Cumbria to be UK first

Morecambe Bay Partnership to create new electric bike network and install new bike infrastructure, the UK’s first long distance cycle route accessible

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Lake District beats London to top award

For the second year running the Lake District claims the top spot

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Thousands enjoy spectacular Ulverston Lantern Festival

Huge crowds turn out to enjoy annual Lantern Festival.

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Fred Whitton Challenge Organiser Presented with Tourism Personality Award

Paul Loftus, lead organiser of the Fred Whitton Challenge cycling event, is the 2014 recipient of Bernard Gooch Personality of the Year Award.

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10,000 take part in Great North Swim in Windermere

NEAR perfect conditions saw around 10,000 swimmers take part in Britain’s largest open water event.

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Annual Keswick to Barrow walk raises record-breaking figure

THOUSANDS of people will benefit after determined participants raise £345,160 from the long distance event