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Medical equipment was left inside four hospital patients

BUNGLING hospital staff have left medical equipment inside patients four times in the past year.

Last updated 6 February 2014
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Music, food and fun to mark Chinese New Year

twchinese2 NEW Year has been celebrated in style by the Chinese community of St John’s Church in Whitehaven.

Last updated 6 February 2014
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Man, 57, denies sex abuse of young girl

A WHITEHAVEN man has appeared at Carlisle Crown Court on charges involving the alleged sexual abuse of children.

Last updated 6 February 2014
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Book early for Bob – and save

cegeldo TICKETS for Whitehaven Live, headlined by Sir Bob Geldof and The Boomtown Rats, are available to reserve today (Thursday) with an early-bird discount.

Last updated 6 February 2014
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Spectacular church setting for St Bees choir

stbeeschoirpic1 ST Paul’s Cathedral was the striking setting for an evensong performance by the St Bees School girls' choir.

Last updated 6 February 2014
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Chinese New Year celebrations

50059029W000.jpg Chinese New Year celebrations at St John's Church, Hensingham. Look at our slideshow and order prints from www.whitehaven-news.co.uk/pictures

Last updated 5 February 2014
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Sellafield radiation alert 'not caused by nuclear event'

Sellafield site photo A radiation alert at Sellafield that forced the company to tell non-essential staff to stay at home was not caused by "a nuclear event." (65 comments)

Last updated 31 January 2014
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Radiation alert at Sellafield: Essential staff only to report for work

Sellafield site photo The Sellafield nuclear site has been shut to day workers, with only essential staff told to report for duty. (65 comments)

Last updated 31 January 2014
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Rob strides out for 1,000-mile challenge

robesteele A GOSFORTH fundraiser is making great strides in preparation for a 1,000-mile charity walk.

Last updated 30 January 2014
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Loo demolition ‘premature’

cejamesloos1110 THE controversial decision to demolish Whitehaven’s only public toilet block has been branded “premature” by councillors, who claim that alternative plans could be made to save it if a new town council is formed. (9 comments)

Last updated 30 January 2014
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League tables just part of overall picture say schools

COPELAND schoOls celebrate their success in exam league tables – although they say these are just one indicator of student’s progress.

Last updated 30 January 2014
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Demolition work at bus station

DEMOLITION work is sEt to start this weekend on Whitehaven’s former bus station. (8 comments)

Last updated 30 January 2014
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Pupils’ desperate plea over dirty dogs of Bransty

cebransdogs FURIOUS children and teachers at Bransty Primary School have hit out at thoughtless dog walkers who let their pets foul near the school. (12 comments)

Last updated 30 January 2014
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Academy reveals its new name

WHITEHAVEN School has announced its new name: The Whitehaven Academy! (2 comments)

Last updated 30 January 2014
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A whole new ball game at Moresby

3001tchouk TCHOUKBALL is the newest sport to go on the curriculum at Moresby Primary School.

Last updated 30 January 2014
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Hospital death rates are falling

DEATH rates at the struggling West Cumberland Hospital are starting to improve.

Last updated 30 January 2014
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Road where residents fear to step out

EGREMONT residents, who say they are scared to leave their homes, are appealing for their road to be repaired.

Last updated 30 January 2014
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Five-year extension agreed to controversial wind turbine

A WIND turbine that has divided opinion will be in place for 25 years – five years longer than initially agreed.

Last updated 30 January 2014
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Lidl eyes up bigger Whitehaven store

LIDL’S Whitehaven store closed yesterday – but the company says it wants to build a new, bigger supermarket here. (11 comments)

Last updated 30 January 2014
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Grant means crafty market idea can go ahead

cmshelagh CLEATOR Moor Town Team has allocated some of its £10,000 government grant to a new venture, Moor Made.

Last updated 30 January 2014
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