THE parents of a Frizington boy with Down’s syndrome could be forced to hand back their lifeline car – just weeks before their son receives a wheelchair.
John Kane’s diagnosis seven years ago, at only 51, brought to an end years of scans, tests, and referrals; and years of feeling “not quite right” – but not being able to put his finger on it. "I knew there was something wrong and needed to know what. Then I could decide what to do, how to treat it, and how to get on with the rest of my life..." (4 comments)
VOLUNTEERS are needed to help out the world-famous Red Devils parachute team when they drop into Whitehaven harbour next month.
From bin collections to pharmacies; details of all your Easter weekend services. Read about Copeland's capital runners' London Marathon success. There's financial boosts for Moor Row Jubilee Club and Mirehouse Residents' Group. Plus a double-page of schools Easter fun from Arlecdon, Tamalder, St Joseph's, ABC Nursery, Valley and St Bees Village - on sale now.
YOUR questions about the referendum for an elected mayor answered.
Hensingham Centre performed Jesus Christ Superstar at St James church, Whitehaven on Friday, April 11. Enjoy our slideshow of pictures.
Easter fun for youngsters in Copeland. Browse through our slideshow and order prints from our photosales website www.whitehaven-news.co.uk/pictures