Barrow-in-Furness


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Barrow-in-Furness

n
(Placename) an industrial town in NW England, in S Cumbria. Pop: 47 194 (2001)
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The opening of the next 40 million round of applications was announced by Coastal Communities Minister, Jake Berry, while visiting Barrow-in-Furness to see first hand how the fund has delivered major economic benefits for the Cumbrian town and wider coastal area.
Police were alerted and raided Stables' room in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, where they found a huge swastika on a wall and a machete, knives and an axe.
Staff at the theatre in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, tipped off police after suspecting the actress, 54, had taken the Class A drug during rehearsals and performances.
Luke Brown, 21, of Meadway, Upton; Martin Dunne, 49, of New Chester Road, Rock Ferry; David Fletcher, 23, of Price Street, Birkenhead; Liam Gretton, 24, of Prenton Dell Road, Prenton; Michael Kelly, 50, of Park Road North, Birkenhead; Jamie Lee Morris, 24, of Bebington Road, Rock Ferry; Ryan Soderberg, 21, of Prestbury Avenue, Prenton; Gavin Wood, 45, of Granville Street, Barrow-in-Furness; Brett Cihlar, 45, of Lincoln Street, Barrow-in-Furness; and David Johnson, 45, of Holker Street, Barrow-in-Furness, all appeared in court charged with affray.
The 97-metre-long attack sub HMS Audacious was edged from Devonshire Dock Hall in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, ahead of sea trials expected to take place next year.
Joan Martin, 56, must travel from Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, after her father Bill, 88, was moved to the nearest free bed - in Preston, Lancashire.
The 26-year-old is due to appear before Furness Magistrates' Court, in Barrow-in-Furness, today.
The animal was supposed to never have access to the corridor but male tiger Padang walked straight through a door to where Miss McClay, from Barrow-in-Furness, was as she carried out her cleaning and feeding duties in the house.
Over in Cumbria, STS Conservation is working for English Heritage at Furness Abbey, in Barrow-in-Furness, installing equipment to monitor potential deterioration and cracks in the 500-year-old structure that could require preservation work in the future.
BRITISH defence giant BAE Systems is to recruit a record 568 apprentices in 2014, including in Barrow-in-Furness, to build the next generation of nuclear submarines.
Dale Burns, 27, from Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, died hours after being repeatedly hit "without warning" by the electric shock gun and pepper-sprayed in the face as officers tried to hold him with handcuff and leg restraints, the hearing was told.
Nella Last from Barrow-in-Furness is the only diarist whose real name is used because an edition of her diary was published several years ago.