A man charged with 17 sexual offences spanning a 35-year period has had his case sent to the crown court.
- More hospital services ‘at risk’ (5 comments)
- Cumbria police appeal after man dragged from taxi
- Joanna back home after collision horror
- Charity party goes ahead despite police concerns
- Inquest calls into question level of pensioner’s care
- Ex-local surrenders to Brazil judge
- Commonwealth volunteer Graeme is one in 50,000
- Dinner lady Katie served them well
- West Cumbrian pair jailed for burgling house
RUNNERS will be drenched in colour in a new messy fundraiser in aid of Hospice at Home West Cumbria.
- National Grid to start debate on route of nuclear power station power lines (6 comments)
- Thug who bottled man and stabbed woman at party jailed
- Viking Way route unveiled (2 comments)
- Drop-in and share your town council preference
- New mining project engages community (2 comments)
- Candle-lit vigil honours heroes
Pictures galore as schools across Copeland begin their summer holidays fun, including Valley's graduation, Arlecdon's tea party, St Patrick's soccer competition, Kells Infants' birthday bash and Montreal's Brazilian carnival day. Also this week, the St Bees community celebrates a fabulous new playground, Parton enjoys a fun day and youngsters from Helen O'Grady Academy wow the crowds in their end-of-year show - on sale now.
Rosehill Youth Theatre's dress rehearsal for their production of Peter Pan. View our slideshow of pictures and order prints from our photosales website www.whitehaven-news.co.uk/pictures - and see full coverage in this week's Whitehaven News.
WHITEHAVEN enjoyed the carnival spirit with thousands lining the route to watch the colourful parade of floats and dance troupes pass by - and see this week's Whitehaven News for a double-page special.
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Meet the four new directors to join Whitehaven's board. We report as Endure wins by a nose at Cold Fell. We have the latest junior fell running from Langdale Gala. Rugby league picture action from Kells v Glasson Under-12s. There's double delight for Montreal's sporting stars. And a picture special from the Broughton Red Rose junior rugby tournament. Plus all the latest golf, bowls, orienteering and homing news - on sale now.
All Whitehaven's Co-operative Championship and Challenge Cup fixtures and results for 2014.
THE carnivals of yesteryear were certainly lavish affairs. Take a step back in time and look at some images from the 1920s and 1930s that demonstrate how the crowds turned out for this annual highlight of the summer months