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Retiring police inspector branches out into tree surgery

Date: Monday 30th March 2015
Inspector Dave Willetts

AFTER more than 30 years in the police force, Inspector Dave Willetts, of Eden policing, is retiring and branching out to become a tree surgeon.

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Our little miracle

Date: Friday 27th March 2015
Jenna Smith gets a kiss from her mother, Lisa, during her time in hospital.

DURING the first 12 months of her life, Jenna Smith has had to cope with more than most youngsters will have to during their entire lifetime.

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Cargo spill train figured in near identical incident seven years ago

Date: Friday 27th March 2015
The container lies alongside the west coast main line.

A SHIPPING container 30ft in length was blown off a freight train travelling at 75mph on the outskirts of Shap because the wind was stronger than forecast which rendered the pins used to secure it as “ineffective”, an initial report from rail investigators has found.

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