TODAY a campaign to find the unsung heroes and heroines in our community has been launched.
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Tommy is World's Ugliest Man!
Tommmy Mattinson retains his crown as World's Ugliest Man - see this week's Whitehaven News for a three-page Egremont Crab Fair special
FRIENDS and family have paid tribute to Luke King - known as the ‘people’s postman’ – describing him as “larger than life”.
How clean is your favourite eatery? All the latest food hygiene inspection reports revealed. We feature the first in our series of new school starter pictures, including Bransty, Moor Row, Lowca, Ennerdale, Hensingham, St Joseph's and Frizington Primary. We take a final look around Whitehaven's YMCA. There's a new nurture room unveiled at St Begh's School, 'baby dragons' hatch at Frizington Primary, and 75th anniversary celebrations at St Peter's Church, Kells - on sale now.
Browse through our slideshow of school reception classes. Pictures can be viewed and ordered from our photosales website www.whitehaven-news.co.uk/pictures
Derwent Model Railway Society held an open day at the Civic Hall in Cleator Moor. You can view all the pictures and order prints from www.whitehaven-news.co.uk/pictures.
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Karting kid Jonny reaches for the stars. There's picture action from Windscale v Mirehouse in the Cumberland Football League, and Bransty v Whitehaven Amateurs in the Under-11s. A boxing legend is the latest big name to be announced for a special guest appearance in Whitehaven. There's a record turnout for the Gosforth 10k, plus all the latest fell running, snooker, golf and motorsport news - on sale now.
All Whitehaven's Co-operative Championship and Challenge Cup fixtures and results for 2014.
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