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So just who will stand for mayor?

refndm3 COPELAND is to have its first ever elected mayor – but a number of early favourites have already ruled themselves out of the running.

Last updated 29 May 2014
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Second death rocks rugby community

andy lukeking A SECOND death has rocked the local amateur rugby league scene with the tragic loss of Kells star Luke King. (1 comment)

Last updated 29 May 2014
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Social media offences soar in Copeland

THE number of people charged with social media crimes in Copeland has risen by 300 per cent in three years. (3 comments)

Last updated 29 May 2014
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Don't miss library poetry reading

A POETRY reading by Jen Hadfield, held in association with the Wordsworth Trust, will take place at Whitehaven Library on Wednesday, June 4 at 11am.

Last updated 29 May 2014
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£47m bailout as hospital struggles to pay its bills

AN eye-watering £47 million bailout to pay overdue bills, repay loans and replace critical medical equipment has been made to the trust which runs the West Cumberland Hospital. (3 comments)

Last updated 29 May 2014
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Flooding fears on new homes’ site

A PETITION with nearly 100 signatures has been submitted to try and stop the new-build on the former Kangol site.

Last updated 29 May 2014
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Drivers urged to go slow on the fell

ceflock2905 MOTORISTS are being urged to slow down when using the Cold Fell Road to ensure the safety of lambs now being put out for graze.

Last updated 29 May 2014
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Pupils plea for wall repair

cedangerwall A WHITEHAVEN school has been forced to fence off an area of land to stop its children playing near a broken boundary wall.

Last updated 29 May 2014
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Beacon shines again

beaconsell001 THE newly revamped Beacon museum is sharing the history of Copeland and the Sellafield Story with the public. (1 comment)

Last updated 29 May 2014
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Businesses: It’s time to bring your light out from behind the bushel

ptrobjohnstonCN TODAY we launch the CN Group Business Awards 2014, a celebration of Cumbria’s most enterprising, innovative and dynamic businesses and business people.

Last updated 29 May 2014
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Don't miss Whitehaven’s moment of fame

AN episode of Gardners’ Question Time recorded in Whitehaven is broadcast on Radio 4 tomorrow (Friday).

Last updated 29 May 2014
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Objectors win fight against plan for larger wind turbine

CONTROVERSIAL plans for a larger turbine on land at Drigg has been unanimously refused by planners.

Last updated 29 May 2014
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Weight-loss regime ‘transformed our lives’

manson A CLEATOR Moor mother and her teenage son have lost over 4.5 stones after attending their local gym up to five times a week.

Last updated 29 May 2014
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Sex offender instructed to complete treatment order

A PERVERT has avoided a jail sentence after admitting child sex crimes.

Last updated 29 May 2014
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Talks about extra trains on Sundays

SUNDAY trains could be introduced to the railway line down the Cumbrian coast.

Last updated 29 May 2014
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Hell on the Harbour Side Obstacle Race at Whitehaven

50063699W049.jpg Hell on the Harbour Side Obstacle Race at Whitehaven. View our slideshow and order prints from our photosales website www.whitehaven-news.co.uk/pictures

Last updated 28 May 2014
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Landslide vote for elected Copeland mayor

cehenspoll2205 The people of Copeland have voted by a landslide to have a directly-elected mayor running the council. (42 comments)

Last updated 23 May 2014
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LIVE: Copeland council directly-elected mayor referendum

Live coverage, from 10pm on Thursday, May 22, of the directly-elected mayor referendum count in Copeland.

Last updated 22 May 2014
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Harbour eyesore set to go

andy dilapdfgd DEMOLITION work has started to clear the way for a four-storey complex with apartments and shops on Whitehaven’s harbourside. (7 comments)

Last updated 22 May 2014
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Talks on new single council for Cumbria

PRELIMINARY discussions have taken place on the possibility of a new single authority for Cumbria. (5 comments)

Last updated 22 May 2014
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