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'No perceived threat' to school after teenager arrested

Police say there is "no perceived threat" to staff or pupils at a school in Workington, after a 15-year-old boy was arrested.

A malicious communications investigation is underway, after threats of an attack at the school were allegedly made.


St Bees grass fire reignites

The fire initially began on Tuesday evening Credit: ITV Border

Firefighters returned to a peat bog fire off Beach Road in St Bees at 13:20 this afternoon. Fire crews are using beaters and water to tackle the hotspots which have reignited.

The fire initially began in the evening on Tuesday June 12.

It's believed the blaze was started accidentally by a discarded cigarette.


Weather: Storm Hector rattles through

Storm Hector is now starting to pull away from the UK.

But not before bringing unusually windy conditions for June.

Credit: Garry Hornby

High ground at Great Dun Fell in Cumbria recorded a gust of 100mph!

At lower levels the wind was strong enough to break branched and bring down trees.

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