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Police issue drugs warning after teenager's death at Kendal Calling

Date: Friday 31st July 2015
Superintendent Mark Pannone and Dr. Jane Mathieson at the press conference

POLICE have this afternoon named the teenager who died from suspected substance abuse at Kendal Calling.

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Climbing first for Eden-born Leo

Date: Thursday 30th July 2015
Leo Houlding leads a pitch on the first ever ascent of the Mirror Wall. Pictures: Matt Pycroft, Coldhouse Collective

EDEN-born climber Leo Houlding and his team have successfully completed the first ascent of the Mirror Wall in Arctic Greenland — a massive 1,200m high granite cliff four times the height of the Shard in London.

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38 charged with insurance fraud

Date: Monday 27th July 2015
police jacket

CUMBRIA police have charged 38 people with “Cash for Crash” insurance fraud offences in the county, following consultation with the Crown Prosecution Service.

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