Profile: Alex Candlin

Whitehaven News:

Community Content Editor

Community Content Editor for Newsquest, based in South Cumbria. Also reports on a variety of stories for The Mail in Barrow-in-Furness and the Westmorland Gazette in Kendal.

Latest articles from Alex Candlin

CAKE: Windermere cake baking contest this August
BARROW: In June 1988 the Barrow carnival queen was Paula Thornburn
TEACH: Barrow College of Further Education lecturer Dave Offley demonstrates how to create a tortoise-shell effect as part of a specialist course in Victorian decorative paint techniques in 1989
WEDDING: Walking your dog down the aisle (Pixaby)
FUNDRAISER: Grasmere Rushbearing: (l-r) Tom Barnes, Charlotte Elwood, Will Clark, Karrie Taylor, Amy Burton, Tilly (Amy’s daughter)
SLEEPY: Cody Dobson born on July 5, weighing 8lb and 13.5oz, to loving mum Lennie Moorhead
Mandy and Larry
TWINS: Freya Isobel and Grace Ivy Dixon, born May 21 to parents Sarah and Stuart, little sisters to Billy
SUMMER: Helen Pine, nine, of Ulverston, learning cross country jumps during Furness Pony Club’s summer camp at Cartmel racecourse in 1994