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Thursday, 18 December 2014

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Obituary - John Thompson, of Workington

thompsonobit 1212 Popular Workington Town scoreboard operator John Currie Thompson has died, aged 79.

CAMPAIGN: Help us keep hearts beating strongly in your community

heartlogo 2811 Can you help to save lives in our community?

Big stadium surprise for Town fans

Ian Lyttleton vox 1212 BOSSES at Workington Town have pledged that fans are in for a surprise when Derwent Park is rebranded as the Zebra Claims Stadium.

Winder Hall shuts its doors after 12 years

nicklawlerNEW0512 A hotel near Cockermouth has closed after 12 years.

Grateful Elvin gives back at Christmas

elvinjarvis0512 A Maryport father is playing Santa Claus this year to pay off a debt that he feels he owes.

Support group for young mums need funding help

pregteens 0512 A teenagepregnancy and antenatal group is appealing for funds to support their activities.

Last salute for retiring Colonel Tom

coltom 0512 One of Cumbria’s longest serving senior soldiers is retiring.

Workington's Derwent Park stadium to be renamed

Derwent Park Workington's Derwent Park stadium is to be renamed under a massive sponsorship deal. (5 comments)

Big day nears for Laura

lauramachine 0512 An Aspatria woman is just weeks away from getting a machine that will help her to speak for the first time in her life.

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Workington Reds skipper eyeing play-off places

Dan Wordsworth photo A strong run over Christmas can propel Workington Reds towards the play-off places, according to their skipper Dan Wordsworth.

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