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Penrith Jobcentre closure threat

Date: Friday 12th September 2014
Penrith Jobcentre is under threat of closure

EDEN’S out-of-work face an extra round trip of at least 36 miles to sign on for benefits if plans to close Penrith Jobcentre are approved.

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A686 closed after crash

Date: Thursday 11th September 2014

THE A686 between Beacon Edge road end and the Carleton Hill Road, near Penrith, has been closed following a serious two-vehicle collision.

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Charges dropped against Melbreak huntsman

Date: Wednesday 10th September 2014
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THE Countryside Alliance has welcomed confirmation from the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) that all charges relating to members of Cumbria’s Melbreak Hunt have been dropped.

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