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Celebrating the retirement of a 42-year CFD veteran

Chicago — After 42 years of service, Frank Cambria retires from the Chicago Fire Department as captain. “It’s here, it’s hard to believe. I thought I’d never seen it. It came very early,” Cambria said. Originally from the city’s Canaryville district, CFD’s services are pedigree, with all Cumbrian brothers and...
CHICAGO, IL
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Leicester card gets the go-ahead

Leicester will stage the British action on Sunday after the track passed a second inspection. An initial check for their jumps card was held at 8am, but following a chilly night, another assessment was deemed necessary at 10.30am. The course passed that inspection to ensure there will be racing action...
SPORTS
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Leicester race but Carlisle card off after inspections

Leicester will stage the British action on Sunday after the track passed a second inspection. An initial check for their jumps card was held at 8am, but following a chilly night, another assessment was deemed necessary at 10.30am. The course passed that inspection to ensure there will be racing action...
SPORTS
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Community forest will be planted along 56-mile stretch of Cumbrian coast

To combat global warming, a community forest will be planted on a 56-mile stretch along the Cumbrian Coast. Some 370 acres – around 210 football pitches – of trees, woodlands and forests will be planted there over the next five years. The ultimate aim is to create a minimum of...
U.K.
cwgazette.co.uk

A Cumbrian look back, 35 years since Band Aid

THIS week marks the 35th anniversary of Band Aid. On November 25 1984, the nation's favourite rock stars gathered at Sarm Studios in London to record “Do They Know It’s Christmas”, all proceeds going to Ethiopian famine relief. Seven months later, millions across the globe watched the 'Live Aid' benefit...
MUSIC
in-cumbria.com

Ambleside and Grasmere hotels voted best in country

TWO South Cumbrian hotels have placed in a ranking of the top hotels in the country. Rothay Manor, in Ambleside, has been awarded the accolade alongside two other Cumbrian hotels. The dog-friendly hotel placed 36th on the list of top boutique hotels in the UK, decided by the Morning Advertiser,...
LIFESTYLE
vnexplorer.net

Top 10 British holiday cottages for a cosy winter break

From 17th-century Cornish hideaways to Cumbrian stone barns, we pick gorgeous places to snuggle up this season – all set in lovely countryside. High Park, Hay-on-Wye, Powys This traditional stone cottage has been beautifully restored in a modern-meets-rustic style. The open-plan ground floor has wooden floors, beams and an inglenook fireplace with a woodburner. Upstairs are two bedrooms with vaulted ceilings and a bathroom with a walk-in shower. There are deep windowsills with sheepskin rugs and cushions, and lots of artworks and houseplants. Guests can defy the winter and head outside to cook in the pizza oven, sit around the firepit or soak in the hot tub. There is a horse-riding centre nearby and plenty of walking and cycling routes.
WORLD
cwgazette.co.uk

Storm Arwen: Carlisle United game on but other fixtures affected

Carlisle United's game with Walsall today is ON - but some other football games involving Cumbrian teams have fallen victim to Storm Arwen. The Blues this morning announced that the strong winds battering the county had not put this afternoon's League Two fixture at Brunton Park in any peril. The...
PREMIER LEAGUE
SkySports

Sunday Tips

Keith Hamer has a bet for every race in the UK and Ireland on Sunday. Dorisa Queen can end what looks set to be a profitable afternoon for Dan and Harry Skelton at Leicester in the Next Meeting Thursday 2nd December Mares' Handicap Hurdle. The five-year-old, who runs in the...
BEAUTY & FASHION
whitehavennews.co.uk

Lakes College student releases first single on Spotify

AN engineering student at Lakes College is well on his way to becoming the next John Lennon. Alfie Hodgson, 16, who takes inspiration from The Beatles founder has been interested in music for most of his life, but only started playing the guitar and singing about two years ago. The...
EDUCATION
cwgazette.co.uk

Cases of Covid drop in Cumbria over the past week

The number of new COVID-19 cases continued to drop in week ending November 19th, down from 1997 to 1653, a 17% drop. This is the fourth consecutive week that cases have dropped, but numbers remain over 40 times higher than in the summer and cases rates are high. Cumbrians are...
PUBLIC HEALTH
in-cumbria.com

Swiss jets have been using Cumbrian airspace to carry out training

AN RAF exercise has meant that foreign jets have been spotted flying in Cumbrian skies. The Swiss Air Force has been training with British and US counterparts across the North of England. Hosted at RAF Leeming, Exercise YORKNITE plays a crucial role in the Swiss Air Force training calendar –...
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