Category: Carlisle

Ethiopia famine inspired Fergus as well as Band Aid

Fergus Drake can pinpoint the exact moment when, as a 10-year-old, he decided he wanted to do something to help the poor and underprivileged around the world.
He was watching a news report on the television.
“I remember a guy in a truck looking down an…

Firm fined over safety breaches after tipper truck driver's death in South Yorkshire

A firm has been fined over the death of a tipper truck driver, who was working in South Yorkshire when his vehicle overturned.
Alan Clements was tipping waste material onto a stock pile at the former Croda tar works in Rotherham when the accident happe…