Alston Cumbria News

To be included in this open directory, please click here
Alston Cumbria Cumbria

Alston Cumbria News

Latest Alston Cumbria news, powered by Google (using keywords: Alston Cumbria Cumbria)

Staff crisis forces temporary shutdown of Cumbria cottage hospital beds - News & Star

A staffing crisis across north Cumbria's cottage hospitals is forcing the shutdown of one next week as health chiefs implement contingency plans to maintain safe levels of service. The trust which runs the units says all six beds at Alston's cottage ... Read More...

Maternity offer – daytime only plan - News & Star

Now, in a bid to appease residents, the Government's Success Regime – which is heading a major review of services across north and west Cumbria – has come up with another alternative. This would be a midwife-led unit, with consultants available on site ...and more » Read More...

Superdad Ivan Hollingsworth completes final Coast to Coast run for sick children - ChronicleLive

The pharmaceutical sales manager was joined by his “Motley crew of mates” including television personality Ben Shepherd to cycle, run and swim the 210.2 miles from Whitehaven in Cumbria to Tynemouth. Day one of the challenge saw Ivan and the team cycle ... Read More...

Three cottage hospitals earmarked to lose beds - News & Star

Three cottage hospitals are set to lose ALL their beds - with the total number across north Cumbria dropping by 33. The News & Star has seen figures which show Wigton, Maryport and Alston will be the biggest losers, as health bosses look to consolidate ...and more » Read More...

Watch breakfast TV star and Whitley Bay dad talk about their incredible charity trek - ChronicleLive

The 41-year-old dad, of Whitley Bay , is nearing the end of his gruelling adventure to cycle, run, and swim the 210.2 miles from Whitehaven in Cumbria to Tynemouth. The four-day journey started on Sunday with an 81-mile cycle ride and is due to finish ... Read More...

Week Ahead What's On Listings 28-07-16 - Lancashire Evening Post

White Bull Country Pub & Kitchen, Alston, Longridge. Tel: 01772 784151. Money Bingo: every Sunday night. Eyes down 7.30pm. ..... Adult return £13.50, child £6.75, family £38. From 9.25am. Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway, Cumbria. Tel: 01229 717171. Read More...

Let's move to Alston, Cumbria - The Guardian

What's going for it? Should we be out on our sea level rise predictions, I reckon Alston would be OK. London might become Atlantis, but high on top of the Pennines, Alston, one of the loftiest towns in the country, would surely survive as an un-desert ... Read More...

Oliver Boehmer - News & Star

According to the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, around £89m in farm subsidies came into Cumbria in 2014. So far nearly £74m in farm payments have been ... Eric Robson, the chairman of Cumbria Tourism, says it's a case of ...and more » Read More...

Superhero Whitley Bay dad set to tackle 210 mile challenge with TV's Ben Shepherd - ChronicleLive

The pharmaceutical sales manager will cycle, run and swim the 210.2 miles from Whitehaven in Cumbria to Tynemouth from July 24 to July 27. The money raised will help fund a Play Specialist nurse for the Unit as part of Seb4Chuf's commitment to maintain ... Read More...

Campaigners lodge plans to save under-threat hospital - News & Star

The so-called Success Regime is currently conducting a major review of all health services across north Cumbria in a bid to tackle spiralling debts and other long-standing problems. Controversial options revealed to date include closing community ... Read More...

Ivan prepares for his final challenge - News Guardian

Day two starts with a mile-long swim across Derwent Water before he and fellow participants climb back on the bike for a further 65 miles to Alston. On the third day, the group run 37 miles to Corbridge before the final day sees a 26-mile run ... Read More...

Week Ahead What's On Listings 07-07-16 - Lancashire Evening Post

White Bull Country Pub & Kitchen, Alston, Longridge. Tel: 01772 784151. Money Bingo: every Sunday night. Eyes down 7.30pm. ..... Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway, Ravenglass, Cumbria. Tel: 01229 717171. Ormskirk Tennis Festival: try the game and take ... Read More...

Cumbrian woman in running for nursing award - News & Star

Kerry Cooper, 39, is one of three University of Cumbria students who have been shortlisted in the prestigious Student Nursing Times awards. They are among a record-breaking list of over 450 entries. Kerry, of Alston, is currently on placement at the ... Read More...

John Holland - News & Star

More than 2,500 people have pledged their support to campaigns to save north Cumbria's cottage hospitals. Campaigners in Wigton, Brampton, Maryport and Alston have set up Facebook pages to raise awareness of the threat to beds. The Success Regime ... Read More...

Beds under threat at north and west Cumbria community hospitals - News & Star

TEN years on from a hard-fought campaign to save north and west Cumbria's community hospitals, protesters have reacted with dismay at news beds are once again under threat. A new vision for healthcare, unveiled yesterday by the so-called Success ...and more » Read More...