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Sunday, 26 April 2015

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‘Baby Elliott pulled through and now we want to say thanks’

p1babyfundraiser2404 A Workington couple will raise cash for the charity that made their lives easier after their newborn son almost died.

Election 2015

Workington MP hopefuls face public questions

Ballot box photo Workington’s parliamentary candidates faced public questions tonight in the first election hustings attended by all six would-be MPs. (1 comment)

Election webchat: Jill Perry, Green Party, Workington

jillperry 1004 Get your questions ready! The Green Party's parliamentary candidate for Workington, Jill Perry, is holding a one-hour webchat here between 9.30am and 10.30am on Monday, April 27.

Takeaway set to cook up a treat in Maryport

srilankatakeaway2404 Maryport's first Sri Lankan takeaway is set to open on Wednesday.

Salute for British Legion stalwart in branch appeal

Stephen Coates photo Cockermouth's Royal British Legion branch, which has been going since 1925, is under threat.

Workington’s new pub opens next week

curwenarmsname2404 A Workington town centre pub is due to reopen after 18 months of refurbishment.

Father leads fight to save St Bees School

stbeesman 2404 A Greysouthen man has stepped forward to help lead the continuing fight to save St Bees School from closure.

Seaton allotments owner taking holders to court

allotmentowners2404 A battle for the Seaton allotments site will be heard in court next month.

Chris to lead artistic way at Cockermouth's Kirkgate Centre

chris1 2404 Cockermouth's Kirkgate Centre has a new artistic manager, who brings a wealth of knowledge to his new role.

VIDEO: What to do if someone stops breathing

heartlogo 2811 Through the Times & Star Heart Start campaign, we want more people to have the knowledge and confidence to help if someone stops breathing.

VIDEO: CPR and defib demo for deaf community

heartlogo 2811 Watch our video to help deaf people in West Cumbria understand how to help if someone has stopped breathing.

Times & Star Heart Start - follow campaign progress by map

TSdefibrillator As the Times & Star Heart Start campaign grows, you can follow progress on our map.

Times & Star Heart Start - everything you need to know

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VIDEO: No whitewash in Workington Uppies and Downies

Uppies Sat/uppies-1592_DCE.jpg Downies managed to win the final game in the three-match Uppies and Downies series.

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Northside Bridge 1 Visit our Flickr page for a selection of photos from our members of Allerdale Snappers, the Flickr group attached to the Times & Star. Click here to join up and send us your photos!

Latest sport

Wigan's Sutton and Tierney set to line up for Workington Town

Lewis Tierney photo Workington Town have named Lewis Tierney and Ryan Sutton on dual-registration from Wigan Warriors in their side for Sunday’s crucial game against Hunslet Hawks.

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