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Thursday, 24 April 2014

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Could Big Lottery bring back Civic?

HOPES are high that Whitehaven’s Civic Hall could be saved with a crucial cash boost from The Big Lottery.

Last updated 24 April 2014
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Academy principal replaced by deputy

twlynette AN acting principal has taken over the running of The Whitehaven Academy following the departure of Lynette Norris.

Last updated 24 April 2014
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Weddicar Rigg windfarm hearing goes to High Court

THE windfarm company behind the Weddicar Rigg proposals, which were rejected by the Secretary of State last December, is taking its case to the High Court, in an appeal based on the grounds of process.

Last updated 24 April 2014
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Reborn Beacon to reopen its doors

twbeacontw THE Beacon museum is getting ready to re-open its doors to the public on Saturday, May 24 – in time for the half-term holidays.

Last updated 24 April 2014
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Six guns stolen in farm raid

SIX shot guns are among a large quantity of items stolen from a farm at Lamplugh.

Last updated 24 April 2014
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£5m pledge to kick-start new campus

twknowles tim A £5MILLION cash boost could be on the cards to help kick-start funding for a major educational village for Whitehaven.

Last updated 24 April 2014
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Andrew’s huge challenge in memory of his brother

ceandrewrob A SELLAFIELD employee has set himself a gruelling running challenge in memory of his late brother.

Last updated 24 April 2014
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Antique expert brings gavel to town

philipserrell ANTIQUE expert Philip Serrell will be hoping to uncover a priceless heirloom when he brings his auctioneer’s gavel to Whitehaven next month.

Last updated 24 April 2014
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Club smashes fundraising target

ceceltfun04 CLEATOR Moor Celtic smashed its fundraising target at an Easter fun day.

Last updated 24 April 2014
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Health staff in strike ballot

HEALTH workers across Cumbria are to be balloted over plans to take industrial action, including a strike.

Last updated 24 April 2014
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Preferred bid named for £1.4bn Sellafield contract

THE preferred bidder has been announced for a new £1.4 billion Sellafield project.

Last updated 24 April 2014
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Parishes confirm churches to close

FIRST steps towards closing two local churches have been taken as the parochial church councils of both Cleator Moor St John’s and Arlecdon St Michael’s have reluctantly voted to proceed.

Last updated 24 April 2014
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Lots of smiles as play area opens

twpark CHILDREN in the Moresby area helped design their own state-of-the-art play area for the village.

Last updated 24 April 2014
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Arts and crafts fun at St Peter's Church Hall during the Easter break

50062163W006.jpg Arts and crafts fun at St Peter's Church Hall, Woodhouse during the Easter break. View our slideshow of pictures.

Last updated 23 April 2014
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Family Fun Day for Easter at Cleator Moor Celtic

50062253W012.jpg Cleator Moor Celtic football club opened their ground and clubhouse to the public as they celebrated Easter with a Family Fun Day.

Last updated 23 April 2014
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Daily struggles leave Dawn desperate for vital support

cerayn2703 THREE weeks ago, mum-of-three Dawn Raynor was in London nominated for an Inspirational Mother award. (2 comments)

Last updated 17 April 2014
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Dad jailed for neglect

A WHITEHAVEN father has been jailed for 70 days after admitting neglecting three children.

Last updated 17 April 2014
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Don’t take Tom’s lifeline say parents

CELOMAX 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. (2 comments)

Last updated 17 April 2014
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92 homes on cards for Kangol site

NINETY-TWO new houses could be built on the former Kangol site in Cleator. (2 comments)

Last updated 17 April 2014
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Hopes high for Rosehill’s facelift

HOPES are high that Rosehill Theatre’s £4.5million revamp will go ahead this year.

Last updated 17 April 2014
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