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Eden votes "leave" in EU referendum

Date: Friday 24th June 2016
The referendum count gets under way at Penrith Leisure Centre on Thursday night.

EDEN voters played their part in the biggest political upheaval in generations when they returned a narrow victory to the “Leave” campaign in Thursday’s referendum on Britain’s membership of the European Union.

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Fund-raisers saddle up for charity

Date: Monday 20th June 2016
Sponsored riders at the Happy Hooves riding centre, Eamont Bridge, who took part in a sponsored mechcanical horse ride in aid of Brain Tumour Research.

A GROUP of fund-raisers took to the saddle for a 24-hour rideathon to help raise awareness of Brain Tumour Research.

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Students witness violent clashes at Euro 2016 tournament

Date: Monday 20th June 2016
Former Queen Elizabeth Grammar School pupils Ben Dixon (left) and Mickey Brennan in Marseille before the violence erupted.

A PENRITH student who witnessed the violent scenes at the England-Russia Euro 2016 match in Marseille, France, at the weekend has branded security at the stadium “a joke”.

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