A judge has slapped a £700,000 fine on Sellafield Limited for a blunder which resulted in four bags of radioactive waste being sent to landfill in Cumbria.
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A CLEATOR MOOR woman has lost eight stones in 12 months to take part in West Cumbria Hospice at Home’s Midnight Walk.
Miners FC football tournament at Coach Road, Whitehaven took place over the weekend of June 8th an 9th. Enjoy browsing through our slideshow.
Town centre cycle racing came to Whitehaven for the first time in May 1989 with a series of five races organised by Velo Club Cumbria.
Whitehaven enjoyed the carnival spirit in the summer of 1985 with crowds of onlookers swamping the town centre to see the colourful parade.
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All Whitehaven's Co-operative Championship and Challenge Cup fixtures and results for 2013.
THE carnivals of yesteryear were certainly lavish affairs. Take a step back in time and look at some images from the 1920s and 1930s that demonstrate how the crowds turned out for this annual highlight of the summer months