Cumbria

First new UK coal mine for 30 years in doubt
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First new UK coal mine for 30 years in doubt

Cumbria council to review plans after opposition from climate change campaigners
10 Feb 2021
Remote Cumbrian town records UK’s highest coronavirus rate
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Remote Cumbrian town records UK’s highest coronavirus rate

Barrow-in-Furness has recorded nearly four times more cases per capita than England average
13 May 2020
Calls to close UK zoo after 486 animals die in four years
Two giraffes in a zoo in Berlin
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Calls to close UK zoo after 486 animals die in four years

Campaigners urge councillors to refuse new licence for Cumbria attraction
1 Mar 2017
Pero the sheepdog makes 240-mile solo trip to former home
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Pero the sheepdog makes 240-mile solo trip to former home

Four-year-old working dog makes journey from Cumbria to Aberystwyth after being sold to farmer
26 Apr 2016
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