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David tackles Everest to boost Danica’s Dream fund

kingeverest A CHALLENGING trek to Everest by a West Lakes Academy pupil has helped raise over £700 for Danica’s Dream Fund.THE total now raised by Danica’s Dream Fund stands at £40,000, with £20,000 already handed out to families with sick or very ill children.

Last updated 8 May 2014
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Hazel’s superheroes ready for memorial mission

twhazel HAZEL Barker’s ‘superheroes’ will take flight again this weekend in memory of her late husband, Bill.

Last updated 8 May 2014
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Fire crews free contractor hurt in accident

CEPARTORESC03 A CONTRACTOR was air-lifted to hospital after breaking his leg at a water treatment works in Parton yesterday.

Last updated 8 May 2014
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Homes plan at old fish factory

PLANS have been submitted to demolish the former fish processing factory at Hensingham and build homes and commercial accommodation on the site.

Last updated 8 May 2014
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Town gears up for Freedom Parade

vevcqueen MILITARY hero Johnson Beharry will be the guest of honour at Whitehaven’s Freedom Parade today (Tuesday). (1 comment)

Last updated 6 May 2014
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Pub landlady told to take in her barrels

Whitehaven pub barrels photo A landlady who rolled out the barrels as part of a road safety initiative has been ordered to stop. (10 comments)

Last updated 5 May 2014
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Walker Rob passes halfway mark

twrob2 A GOSFORTH fundraiser is making great strides in his 1,000-mile charity trek to Spain.

Last updated 2 May 2014
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‘Public’ meeting on future of democracy bans councillors

A PUBLIC meeting into Copeland’s upcoming elected mayor referendum descended into chaos when a group of senior councillors were banned from attending. (11 comments)

Last updated 1 May 2014
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Major music festival just got even better

CEPOWERBOOF A MAJOR music festival that will rock Whitehaven this month has been extended for an extra day.

Last updated 1 May 2014
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Sellafield safety scheme pays off with charity boost

cesellaqhex04 TEN Copeland charities have each received a boost of £4,500 thanks to a safety scheme at Sellafield.

Last updated 1 May 2014
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Rosehill funding decision delayed

ROSEHILL Theatre’s management faces a wait to learn if a crucial funding bid towards a £4.5million revamp has been successful.

Last updated 1 May 2014
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Christians Against Poverty celebrates first anniversary

CELEBRATIONS to mark the first anniversary of Whitehaven’s Christians Against Poverty centre take place this Sunday.

Last updated 1 May 2014
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Parties name candidates for European elections

CONSERVATIVE Chris Whiteside is the only Copeland-based candidate to stand in this month’s European elections.

Last updated 1 May 2014
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Villagers fear flooding if homes built

CLEATOR residents fear a major risk of flooding if a new housing/office complex planned for the old Kangol site gets the go-ahead.

Last updated 1 May 2014
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Experts want to test for gas off the Whitehaven coast

A COMPANY wanting to use underground coal seams to produce gas has been in Whitehaven to look at maps of underground mines. (2 comments)

Last updated 1 May 2014
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Firefighters strike over pensions

FIREFIGHTERS in Copeland could go on strike as part of a continuing row over pensions.

Last updated 1 May 2014
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Weight-loss councillors counting on your support

counwtls FROM winning votes to losing pounds, three Whitehaven councillors have taken on a fundraising weight-loss challenge.

Last updated 1 May 2014
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Inspectors advise school on areas that need improvement

STANDARDS at Moor Row Primary have dropped and Ofsted has told the school it requires improvement.

Last updated 1 May 2014
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Great British Bake off at Ennerdale & Kinniside School

50062340W020.jpg Ennerdale & Kinniside School pupils enjoyed a Great British Bake Off competition, displaying the cakes and biscuits they had baked. View our slideshow and order prints from our photosales website www.whitehaven-news.co.uk/pictures

Last updated 30 April 2014
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Great British Bake off at Ennerdale & Kinniside School

Ennerdale & Kinniside school enjoyed a Great British Bake off competition, displaying the cakes and biscuits which they had baked. View our slideshow and order prints from our photosales website www.whitehaven-news.co.uk/pictures

Last updated 30 April 2014
Published by http://www.whitehavennews.co.uk

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