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Cyclist's body takes a battering as end of gruelling challenge in sight

Date: Wednesday 25th May 2016
David Holme

"ALL in all my body is taking a bit of a battering," says Penrith cyclist David Holme, who is raising money for the Keswick-based Calvert Trust by cycling an average of 100 miles a day in May.

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Wagon driver injured in M6 crash

Date: Wednesday 25th May 2016
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A LORRY driver who suffered serious injuries after crashing off the M6 into a bridge parapet early today is being treated in hospital.

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Children help get the ball rolling on new games area

Date: Tuesday 24th May 2016
Penrith mayor David Whipp officially cuts the tape to open the new play area to the applause of youngsters, parents and representatives of funding organisations.

A NEW multi–use games area on Penrith’s Scaws estate got the thumbs up from schoolchildren as they helped test it at a grand opening.

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