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Lorry driver assaulted by would-be thieves

Date: Thursday 21st May 2015

THE driver of a heavy goods vehicle was assaulted last night after disturbing three men who were said to be interfering with his vehicle.

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Hunt for stolen sheep worth £46,800

Date: Wednesday 20th May 2015
A numbered ear tag which would be in each of the stolen sheep.

THE NFU is appealing to all sheep farmers in Cumbria to be extra vigilant following the theft of 26 year-old pedigree Swaledale breeding sheep by thieves who clearly had expertise in rounding up livestock.

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Cardboard boaters celebrate sinking feeling for charity

Date: Monday 18th May 2015
Some of the cardboard vessels on Windermere

WOULD-be sailors from across Cumbria and North Lancashire have defied the laws of physics and the lapping of lake water to raise money for charity.

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