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Date: Monday 16th April 2018
EDEN Council leader Kevin Beaty leaves little doubt in the minds of district residents of his vehement opposition to the prospect of a flyover being built at Kemplay roundabout, on the outskirts of Penrith, as part of mooted improvements to the A66. Such a structure would be a “carbuncle at the gateway to the Lake District”, states Mr Beaty, and a “truly brutal measure”.
Date: Tuesday 10th April 2018
DEPRESSING statistics show that drivers are dicing with death on the A66, particularly on the single carriageway stretches of the road between Penrith and Scotch Corner. It is a scandalous state of affairs for one of the country’s arterial routes.
Date: Wednesday 3rd January 2018
THINK you know your sport? Well, what about these names? Rhona Martin, Deborah Knox, Fiona MacDonald, Janice Rankin, Margaret Morton. Remember them. Salt Lake City, 2002. Five braw Scottish lassies who became the nation’s darlings? No? You don’t? Well, think sliding about on a well polished floor while your team-mates brush away feverishly in something akin to an advert for Flash. You’ve got it now. Curling.