X

Cookies

Continue We want you to get the most out of using this website, which is why we and our partners use cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to receive these cookies. You can find out more about how we use cookies here.

Saturday, 25 April 2015

Subscriptions  |  evouchers  |  Jobs  |  Property  |  Motors  |  Travel  |  Dating  |  Family Notices

News

Breaking news: Whitehaven Civic Hall to reopen

WHITEHAVEN Civic Hall is set to be reopened by Rosehill Youth Theatre (RYT), it has been confirmed.

Last updated 24 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Your election candidates revealed

(3 comments)

Last updated 24 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Hustings debates the issues that matter to you

CEHUSTING230405 FROM foreign aid to farming, spending cuts to same-sex marriage, and nuclear new-build to nursing recruitment: the issues that matter most to you were raised at a hustings meeting this week.

Last updated 23 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Travellers illegally occupying five sites in Cumbria

Travellers are illegally occupying five sites in Whitehaven and St Bees. (18 comments)

Last updated 23 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Don't vote for me: Smear campaign forces Lee to quit

leeebutterworthJF A CANDIDATE is urging people NOT to vote for him in next month’s elections – and claims he’s been the victim of a smear campaign that is forcing him out of local politics. (13 comments)

Last updated 23 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Campaigners threaten to take legal action over school closure

hazelbarkerJJJJJJF LEGAL action could be taken against St Bees School governors as the fight to save the school continues. (1 comment)

Last updated 23 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Fabulously flouncy - Laurence on heading to Whitehaven

S02586 WHAT you see is what you get with Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen – he’s fabulously flamboyant, charismatic and not afraid to stand out from the crowd. (1 comment)

Last updated 23 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Vandals target Mirehouse eyesore’s artwork

50075936W003 ARTWORK which was to help revamp a Mirehouse eyesore has been vandalised – within 24 hours of being installed.

Last updated 23 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Cancer sufferer to cycle 140 miles for charity

cancercyclep2JF 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.

Last updated 23 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Travellers park illegally

TRAVELLERS are illegally occupying five sites in Whitehaven and St Bees. (18 comments)

Last updated 23 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Emu attacked by dogs in Sandwith

AN emu, four lambs and a rhea have been attacked and killed by dogs in Sandwith.

Last updated 23 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Batmobile in Whitehaven?

R02747 HOLY SMOKE! The original Batmobile and Batboat could be coming to Whitehaven’s Film Festival.

Last updated 23 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Danica’s fund gets superstar support

p7bookerJF A HOST of international wrestling superstars have shown their support for an Egremont charity. (1 comment)

Last updated 23 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Q&A with Copeland's elected mayors candidates

THE Whitehaven News has carried out a Q&A with Copeland's three elected mayor candidates.

Last updated 23 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Your chance to grill Jamie Reed

Last updated 23 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Haig Pit Animal Attraction Day

50075957W008.jpg 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

Last updated 22 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Two hustings meetings lined up

COPELAND’S five Parliamentary candidates will face a grilling from voters at two public events next week.

Last updated 17 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Big changes at Copeland as host of councillors step down

cejjjackson A MAJOR overhaul of Copeland Council is on the cards next month with almost half the existing councillors deciding to stand down. (6 comments)

Last updated 17 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Sellafield workers vote for industrial action

Sellafield photo Workers at the Sellafield nuclear site have voted to take industrial action in a row over health and safety. (3 comments)

Last updated 17 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Voting: what you need to know

MAY 7 will be an historic polling day for Copeland with many residents being able to participate in four different elections.

Last updated 16 April 2015
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

Page

Advertising features

The perks of a traditional cruise

Advertising Feature. If your New Year’s resolution is to travel more, then we have a question for you. Why not opt for a good ol’cruise in 2013?
Hot jobs
Search for:
Whitehavennews Newspaper