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Grace scoops Penrith lottery’s £5,000 jackpot

Date: Monday 20th October 2014
Lottery chairman Rob Udale presents Grace Purdham with her cheque for £5,000.

LUCKY Penrith resident Mrs. Grace Purdham has scooped the town’s top lottery jackpot of £5,000.

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Invasive crayfish species found in the Lune Valley

Date: Wednesday 15th October 2014
Signal crayfish found in the River Lune catchment area.

ANGLERS in Cumbria and Lancashire are being asked to remain vigilant after American signal crayfish were found dumped in a river in the Lune Valley.

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Sudden death of nursery worker with a heart of gold

Date: Monday 13th October 2014
Angela Ellwood

TRIBUTES have poured in following the sudden death at the age of 37 of a Penrith nursery deputy manager whose kind nature made her many friends.

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