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Friday, 28 November 2014

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‘Alfie is my superhero' - Meet the children of the year

alfieandemilyfront2811 These are West Cumbria’s children of the year.

CAMPAIGN: Help us keep hearts beating strongly in your community

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PHOTOS: Salute West Cumbria's superheroes

Heroes 069 Meet West Cumbria's superheroes! (1 comment)

Cumbria County Council chief defends difficult parking policy moves

klittle 2811 The man who was the public face of Cumbria County Council’s plans for on-street parking charges has spoken about facing the anger of people who did not want to pay.

Obituary - Mary MacDonald, of Cockermouth

marymacdon 2811 Mary MacDonald, a former editor of the Cockermouth Post, has died aged 86.

Lillian to retire so she can do more in the community

lillianretiringblurb2811 Workington town councillor and residents’ champion Lillian Baldry is to retire from her day job next month to concentrate on more community projects.

Lidl pledges to use local firms in Maryport build

Lidl Maryport shop graphic Supermarket chain Lidl has pledged to use as many local contractors as possible to build its new Maryport store.

On the trail of woolly characters in Cockermouth

sheepkids2811 A flock of sheep are having festive fun in Cockermouth where children have taken on the challenge of finding them.

New Workington Town jersey revealed

New kit 2811 Workington Town have revealed their home shirt for the 2015 season which marks the club’s 70th anniversary year.

Campaign to name part of Eastbourne Pier after Maryport worker Stephen Penrice

Stephen Penrice photo A campaign has been launched to have part of Eastbourne Pier named after the Maryport man who died there while restoring it.

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Workington Reds chairman praises Gavin Skelton for their football form

Back Skelts and Heath 2811 The superb management skill of Gavin Skelton is the key factor behind Workington Reds’ current scintillating form, according to chairman Glenn Heathcote.

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