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Saturday, 26 July 2014

Knocked down?

Carlisle's Civic Centre could be flattened to clear the way for a new shopping development. (59 comments)

Cumbria’s £3bn grid connection: everything you need to know

EM Pylon consultation map 1 In-Cumbria has grilled National Grid on plans to connect a proposed nuclear power station in West Cumbria and a number of offshore windfarms to the grid.

30,000 panels

The first solar park in West Cumbria – consisting of over 30,000 panels – could be built near Egremont. (3 comments)

Personal finance advice

10 ways to enhance running your business

Glenn Clifford The business world can be challenging, hectic and stressful. Whatever your trade here are some ideas for increasing profits, minimising stress and improving your business.

Business headlines this week

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Carlisle pub with 'no long-term future' shut down

A once-thriving Carlisle pub has become the latest to close its doors after bosses said it had “no long-term future”.
By Duncan Bick Jul 24, 2014 11:36:00 AM
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£1.80 an hour to park in Whitehaven town centre?

FURIOUS Whitehaven traders have slammed proposals for on-street parking charges of £1.80 on six town centre streets.
By Sarah Robinson Jul 24, 2014 12:02:15 PM

Huge turnover increase for Cockermouth firm

Cockermouth-based training firm NRL has announced a massive 62 per cent turnover increase for the first half of 2014.
Jul 24, 2014 9:56:30 AM

Bailiffs ordered to seize assets worth £8,044 from Barrow skip firm

A JUDGE has given bailiffs the all-clear to swoop on a Barrow skip firm after more than £8,000 in fines went unpaid.
Jul 24, 2014 2:02:19 PM

Cumbrian businesses urged to 'buy social'

Cumbrian businesses are being encouraged to get one new social enterprise into their supply chain ahead of 'Social Saturday' later this year.
By Tom Little Jul 24, 2014 12:32:33 PM
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Housing deal at Cumbrian rugby club quashed

Controversial plans for a housing development which would have pumped £1 million into a rugby club have been quashed at the eleventh hour.
By Jenny Barwise Jul 24, 2014 11:48:52 AM

Hundreds sign up to halt Barrow parking charges

SIGNATURES have been flooding in calling for a re-think over plans to pass controversial on-street parking charges.
Jul 24, 2014 11:17:42 AM
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Cumbria County Council bosses vote in favour of South Lakes on-street parking charges

CONTROVERSIAL on street parking charges are heading to the South Lakes after county bosses voted in favour of the move.
Jul 24, 2014 11:03:35 AM
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Innovation earns award for director

A SALES director of a leading energy company has picked up an industry award.
Jul 24, 2014 9:07:59 AM
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Foreign investment boosts Cumbrian jobs

MORE than 900 jobs have been created or secured in Cumbria in the past year through foreign investment.
Jul 23, 2014 2:18:30 PM

Radioactive waste plan announced

The government today launched a new long-term plan to deal permanently with the UK’s radioactive waste.
Jul 24, 2014 12:10:57 PM
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Not voting in parking charges meeting was protest, says Carlisle councillor

In anger at the “done deal” on imposed parking charges in Carlisle, councillors refused to cast their votes in a knife-edge debate – and lost their chance to scupper them.
Jul 24, 2014 12:56:07 PM

Company commits £500,000 to Cumbria community projects

A MAJOR employer in Cumbria has committed £500,000 to help fund community projects.
Jul 23, 2014 1:28:41 PM

£170k improvements at Penrith Leisure Centre

A leisure firm are set to start work on a £170,000 overhaul of changing rooms at Penrith Leisure Centre.
Jul 23, 2014 4:37:13 PM
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Discount chain confirms it is to open on Carlisle retail park

Discount retailer Poundland has confirmed it is setting up shop on a Carlisle retail park.
By Duncan Bick Jul 22, 2014 12:54:28 PM
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Browse the digital version of the latest edition of In-Cumbria magazine

EM In-Cumbria emag front 10 The latest edition of the In-Cumbria magazine is out now and available to buy in newsagents across Cumbria and you can also browse through a digital version online. Get in touch if you would like the In-Cumbria magazine distributed to you by emailing nick.turner@cnmedia.co.uk

Energy Coast supplement

EM Energy May 2014 front Here's the latest edition of the Britain's Energy Coast magazine.

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