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24 July 2014 Last updated at 06:08

Gritters help treat melting roadsGritter

Gritters are spreading crushed rock dust on roads in Cumbria that have melted in soaring temperatures.

Cyclists injured in hit-and-run

Three cyclists, two from Cumbria, are injured in a hit-and run, Kent Police say.

Healthcare team of nurses and doctors Warning over NHS trust finances

Nineteen NHS trusts, including Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust, are referred to ministers after auditors raised concerns about their financial health.

Richard Moss Article written by Richard Moss Richard Moss Political editor, North East & Cumbria

Can Osborne deliver on northern powerhouse pledge?

The Chancellor wants to create a northern powerhouse through railways, science and mayors but can he deliver?

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Chris Jackson Article written by Chris Jackson Chris Jackson Presenter, Inside Out, North East & Cumbria

New stories emerge about the impact of WW1 on Tyneside

A century after the start of World War One new stories are emerging of how it affected Tyneside

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