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Haig looks to future as visitor centre opens

JFhaig3 HAIG’S new visitor centre, the first part of the museum’s major £2.4million regeneration, opened to the public on Saturday afternoon, attracting around 200 people.

Last updated 30 October 2014
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Kells rugby ace killed himself after false rape accusation

celuke180901 A YOUNG rugby player falsely accused of rape was found hanged in his garden shed.

Last updated 30 October 2014
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Headteacher sacked for gross misconduct

ceAnthony Dwyer A WHITEHAVEN headteacher has been sacked for gross misconduct following a disciplinary hearing.

Last updated 30 October 2014
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Arlecdon School Sponsored Triathlon

50069639W007.jpg ARLECDON school pupils and staff take part in a sponsored fun triathlon in the school yard. See our slideshow and order prints from our photosales website www.whitehaven-news.co.uk/pictures.

Last updated 29 October 2014
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Circus Skills Fun at Haig Pit Mining Museum

50069753W011.jpg THERE was circus skills fun with Circus Sensible at Haig Pit Mining Museum on Tuesday, October 28 2014. View and order prints from our photosales website www.whitehaven-news.co.uk/pictures

Last updated 29 October 2014
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Rediscover Cumbria's war history

THOSE who enjoy researching the area’s past can join a special project looking at life in the county in 1914, to help mark the centenary of the First World War.

Last updated 24 October 2014
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Rita, 100, joins Rita, 100, for a party!

cecarruth100th THREE days of parties and visits marked the birthday celebrations of 100-year-old Rita Carruthers.

Last updated 23 October 2014
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Heroes spotlight falls on those close to us

cwnheroeslogo THE search is on to find the kind-hearted and caring relatives in Copeland who go the extra mile for their families.

Last updated 23 October 2014
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Fresh bid to fill 44 hospital vacancies

CASH incentives are being offered to try and fill 44 vacancies across West Cumberland Hospital and the Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle. (2 comments)

Last updated 23 October 2014
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A lesson in protest power

cevalleyscare VALLEY Nursery pupils have made two ‘care-crows’ to show their support for the West Cumberland Hospital services.

Last updated 23 October 2014
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PM ‘dodges’ question from Maddy, 10

ptmaddyletter MADDY Snell, the Frizington girl who wrote to Downing Street expressing fears for the future of West Cumberland Hospital, where she was treated for pneumonia, as had a personal reply from the Prime Minister. (2 comments)

Last updated 23 October 2014
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Improvement in death rates, say health bosses

HEALTH bosses say death rates at West Cumberland Hospital and the Cumberland Infirmary have improved over the past 18 months.

Last updated 23 October 2014
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Mums back campaign for maternity services

cemumpam A WHITEHAVEN mother has praised medical staff who she believes saved her and the lives of her babies. (3 comments)

Last updated 23 October 2014
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Streets ‘pitch black’ for eight months

A CONCERNED Bransty dad is calling for broken street lights to be fixed as the dark nights close in. (2 comments)

Last updated 23 October 2014
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MP tells Commons of ‘toxic distrust’

AN MP has spoken of a “toxic distrust” between the Cumbrian public and hospital bosses.

Last updated 23 October 2014
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Town centre roads to close

MAJOR roadworks will begin on three Whitehaven town centre streets next week.

Last updated 23 October 2014
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St Bees 'best place to live in UK'

ST BEES has topped the polls as the best place to live in Britain.

Last updated 23 October 2014
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Call for action as garages rot away

ANNOYED Egremont residents claim their garages are falling into disrepair despite not being able to use them.

Last updated 23 October 2014
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Cash to give smiles ‘in a tough time’

ceissac A FOUR-YEAR-OLD boy with cancer has been given £400 to “provide smiles in a tough time”.

Last updated 23 October 2014
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Shopper spends £104 in shop – then lands £70 parking fine

AN outraged customer who spent £104 in a Whitehaven supermarket received a £70 fine after being 11 minutes over the car parking limit. (15 comments)

Last updated 23 October 2014
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