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Rail services resume after death on line

Date: Tuesday 16th September 2014
Police and Network Rail vehicles at the scene of the fatality near Penrith

RAIL services have resumed following a fatality on the rail line north of Penrith yesterday afternoon.

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Council turns to tradition after rejection of modern-style town hall extension

Date: Monday 15th September 2014
The mainly glazed extension that was rejected by the councils planning committee.

AN Eden Council plan to extend Penrith Town Hall — which was sent back to the drawing board after being slammed over its design — has been put forward for a second time.

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Penrith Jobcentre closure plan “doubly unfair” to rural residents

Date: Monday 15th 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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