10 Year Anniversary Of Carlisle Floods!

As the 10-year anniversary of the devastating Tsunami floods, comes around. Which wiped out half of Thailand in 2004. Cumbrian thoughts turn to another flood event, on a much smaller and local scale; the 10 year anniversary of the Carlisle … Continue reading

Cumbria – In The News For The Wrong Reasons : Zoo Attack

South Lakes Wild Animal Park, near Dalton-in-Furness, Southern Cumbria has hit the national headlines today. As usual, for the wrong reasons.  It seems an experienced Tiger keeper – Sarah McClay, 24, was attacked by a Sumatran tiger on Friday and … Continue reading

Cumbria : In The News For The Wrong Reasons : Abandoned Baby

An abandoned 2 year-old baby, left in a pram outside a house on Warwick Road, Carlisle has been featured on the National news channels. The owners of the house did not know the child, or the mother – who was … Continue reading