Councils agree £12m funding for Harraby

The potential creation of a new Pennine Way Primary School and community centre has moved another step closer.

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Full report: New funding agreement for Harraby

A new primary school, sports facilities and a community centre look set to be built in one of Carlisle's most deprived areas.

The plan moved a major step forward today with a deal formally agreed between the city and county councils.

More than £12 million will be spent transforming the former North Cumbria Technology College site in the Harraby area of the city.

Tim Backshall reports:

Historic deal is a "positive change" says councillor

A new primary school, sports facilities and a community centre look set to be built in one of Carlisle's most deprived areas.

The plan moved a major step forward today with an historic deal agreed between the city and county councils.

More than £12 million will be spent to transform the former North Cumbria Technology College site in the Harraby area of the city.

The city council's acting leader, Colin Glover, attended school there:

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