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Armed robber's jail sentence cut by judge

Date: Wednesday 1st July 2015
Angus Harron

A SHAP man convicted of an armed robbery in Penrith — that Judge Paul Batty QC described as "wicked" — has had his overall jail sentence reduced by two years.

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TV presenter swaps motorbike for mountain bike

Date: Tuesday 30th June 2015
Left to right: Joe Whitaker, Antony Penny, Guy Martin and Ian Proud.

MOTORBIKE racer and TV personality Guy Martin was described as "a man true to his word" when he joined Penrith cyclists for the final leg of a sponsored off-road coast-to-coast ride.

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Footpath opening ceremony packs a punch

Date: Monday 29th June 2015
John and Elaine Parkinson walk on the new footpath between Unthank and Skelton accompanied by giant Punch, Judy and Baby puppets.

A FOOTPATH between Unthank and Skelton was officially opened amid a carnival atmosphere as 130 people of all ages walked the route.

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