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Date: Monday 20th January 2020
Clifton School has been chosen as one of just 12 across the country to judge this year’s Blue Peter book awards. Pupils have a shortlist of three fiction and three non-fiction books to read, review and judge, with the national winners being announced on World Book Day on 5th March. Headteacher Sarah Threlkeld-Brown said: “It’s the second time I’ve applied for us to take part. It’s a really significant thing for us to do. The children have really taken to it and it’s helped them build a passion for reading, which is a real drive within the school.”
Date: Friday 17th January 2020
A PENRITH couple have thanked the vets who performed lifesaving surgery on their spaniel after it swallowed a golf ball.
Date: Thursday 16th January 2020
MODERN slavery and human trafficking are on the rise in Cumbria, according to a report by Cumbria police.
Date: Monday 13th January 2020
THE Lowther Estate Trust has found itself at the centre of a row over whether up to 10 boats can be moored at Grasmere, which it owns, to be used for recreational use and overnight holiday accommodation.
Date: Thursday 9th January 2020
STAFF shortages have been blamed for the urgent treatment centre at Penrith hospital being closed overnight on several occasions.
Date: Monday 6th January 2020
EFFORTS to make Alston's historic Market Cross structurally safe are under way after a crash this morning.