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Call for new inquiry over Pow Beck fiasco

A PUBLIC inquiry has been demanded into the Pow Beck “cover-up scandal”.

Last updated 16 October 2014
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‘It is terrifying to think of a pregnant woman travelling along the A595'

CEDUNNE1610 A CLEATOR Moor mum’s “distressing’’ emergency Caesarean has highlighted the fears of pregnant woman travelling to Carlisle to give birth. (1 comment)

Last updated 16 October 2014
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Don’t move our mums!

CEMOVEMUMS1610 IT’S almost 10 years since The Whitehaven News’ Don’t Move Our Mums campaign – and now West Cumberland Hospital’s maternity department is under threat again. (1 comment)

Last updated 16 October 2014
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There’s still time to find community heroes

THERE’S still time to nominate the big-hearted individuals who make a real difference in our community.

Last updated 16 October 2014
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Hotel work halts band's gig

Last updated 10 October 2014
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The truth: Copeland Council watered down report into Pow Beck shambles

A DAMNING report into the Pow Beck stadium debacle was covered up by Copeland Council, it has been claimed. (11 comments)

Last updated 9 October 2014
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Doctor’s maternity warning

cethursz0910 A WOMAN requiring an emergency Caesarean section cannot safely be transported 40 miles, says a retired hospital consultant. (5 comments)

Last updated 9 October 2014
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Whitehaven parking to be dearest in Cumbria

THE public is being asked for views on the controversial introduction of a £1.80 per hour charge to park on Whitehaven’s streets. (12 comments)

Last updated 9 October 2014
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It’s only right to support such a great charity

THIS week is all about raising awareness for Hospice at Home West Cumbria.

Last updated 9 October 2014
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Should we have fewer councillors?

JFKane THE number of borough councillors Copeland has could be set for a reduction. (2 comments)

Last updated 9 October 2014
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Aussie worms cause harbour havoc

THOUSANDS of unusual worms have attached themselves to boats in Whitehaven Marina after thriving in the scorching summer. (3 comments)

Last updated 9 October 2014
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Birdmen to cause a flap at new Whitehaven Air Show

cebirdman FANCY flying over Whitehaven harbour as a ‘Birdman’?

Last updated 9 October 2014
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Fury over Dent turbine plan

cedentfell A CONTROVERSIAL plan for a 48m wind turbine – just 300m from the foot of Dent Fell – has been called an “environmental disaster’’. (3 comments)

Last updated 9 October 2014
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Great-grandad supported when no one else could

JFopray HOSPICE at Home helped a great-grandad with lymphoedema “when no one else could”.

Last updated 9 October 2014
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‘I needed to talk - Hospice at Home were my lifesaver’

JFcoates1 A FRIZINGTON man who lost both his wife and son says Hospice at Home West Cumbria has been a lifesaver in helping him deal with his grief.

Last updated 9 October 2014
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Teen Luke’s helping hand

JFlukejohnston A TEENAGER has raised £500 for Hospice at Home West Cumbria by helping to bring people into the town centre to shop.

Last updated 9 October 2014
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What some of our councillors say

Last updated 9 October 2014
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Has Whitehaven been transformed since Hemingway’s report?

In 2004, style guru Wayne Hemingway and a team of urban planners visited Whitehaven to draw up a radical blueprint for the town and its development over the next 15 years. Andrew Clarke revisits what the planners thought of us – and what became of their vision...“WHITEHAVEN can be a really nice town,” said Wayne Hemingway, back in 2004. “Some people don’t like the word ‘nice’ – but I do. It’s good to be nice.”

Last updated 9 October 2014
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Dignity was key for dying woman

A HUSBAND who said his final goodbyes to his wife at their home is glad she was given “the final dignity of choice”.

Last updated 9 October 2014
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Inquest hears of fight to save life of hour-old baby Brooklyn

A BABY boy failed to get the oxygen he needed at the “critical point” of birth, an inquest has heard.

Last updated 9 October 2014
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