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Spectacular route round Ullswater welcomed by walkers and businesses

Date: Friday 29th April 2016
Walking the Ullswater Way at Gowbarrow. The trail was officially opened this week by writer and broadcaster Eric Robson. Photo: Val Corbett

A NEW walking route which is expected to provide a boost for businesses in the Ullswater area as well as creating access to some spectacular scenery was officially declared open this week.

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Body of elderly man found at Ivegill

Date: Thursday 28th April 2016
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THE body of an elderly man has been found in the Ivegill area this morning, police have confirmed.

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Penrith's Winter Droving brings in almost £900,000

Date: Wednesday 27th April 2016
A spectacular shot from the 2015 Winter Droving. Photo: John Burrows

AN economic evaluation revealed that the 2015 Winter Droving in Penrith, which is Cumbria's biggest town centre festival, generated almost £900,000 in income for the local economy.

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