WHITEHAVEN Civic Hall is set to be reopened by Rosehill Youth Theatre (RYT), it has been confirmed.
Former medical director Mike Walker's funds have been investigated, a Sellafield worker is in a life-threatening condition after heart attack at work, a double-murder inquest could take place next month, the Great North Air Ambulance has received a cheque for £10,000, Jolan has organised a concert in memory of his mum, William King is the youngest builder to be nominated for a top award.
A WHITEHAVEN man who has been “to hell and back’’ suffering from pancreatic cancer will be cycling 140 miles for charity – in between his weekly bouts of chemotherapy.
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TRIBUTES have been paid to outgoing Copeland Council leader Elaine Woodburn at her final meeting at the helm. (3 comments)
A MAJOR overhaul of Copeland Council is on the cards next month with almost half the existing councillors deciding to stand down. (6 comments)
The Whitehaven News has carried out a Q&A with Copeland's three elected mayor candidates. What did they have to say about our hospital, roads, nuclear industry, town centres and more...
The Conservative Party's parliamentary candidate for Copeland, Stephen Haraldsen, became the first of the candidates to join us for a one-hour online Q&A. Here's how he answered your questions
Haig Pit held an Animal Attraction Day on Saturday, April 18 2015. Enjoy our slideshow and order prints from our photosales website www.whitehaven-news.co.uk/pictures
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St Patrick's Primary, St Benedict's and Mayfield school pupils polish up their acts during their school's Rock Challenge rehearsals. View our slideshow and order prints from our photosales website www.whitehaven-news.co.uk/pictures
Egremont RL rise to the top, Distington RL remain on the heels of leaders, dead heat excitement in the hounds, Dave Cooper sets the target for Seascale golfers, Cleator Moor Celtic keep up advantage in Wearside League, and St Benedict's warm up for County Cup final with a win.
All Whitehaven's Co-operative Championship and Challenge Cup fixtures and results for 2015.
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