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Peek inside new caves

wavecaves2111b This is the first look at a new £80,000 caving experience at Maryport’s Wave Centre, which will open in January.

Last updated 21 November 2014
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West Cumbrian community stranded by tough bus cuts

busanger2111 A group of Cockermouth pensioners say some people have become “prisoners in their own homes” after a town bus service has been axed.

Last updated 21 November 2014
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2009 floods: ‘We can never thank the rescue services enough’

floodsSeaKing1411 Linda and Ross Cameron bought their Cockermouth home eight years ago.

Last updated 14 November 2014
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Leading names back M-Sport centre plan

msportplans1411 Controversial plans for a multi-million pound research and development centre at M-Sport’s Dovenby Hall base have been backed by leading business figures.

Last updated 14 November 2014
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Parents to help shape Workington's new academy

p1lorraynehughes0711 Workington's new academy will be shaped by the parents of its pupils.

Last updated 14 November 2014
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West Cumbrian register office to close next month

Cockermouth's Register Office is to close next month after 177 years in the town. (2 comments)

Last updated 14 November 2014
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Strictly dancer has words of advice for West Cumbrian teachers

Two Papcastle dance teachers who took a group to Blackpool Tower were delighted to bump into Strictly Come Dancing’s Joanne Clifton – and to get a chance to pick her brains about how to teach non-dancers.

Last updated 14 November 2014
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‘Noisy’ Workington cadets face soundproofing bill

noisycadets1411 Workington Sea Cadets face an uncertain future after council officials recommended that the group invests around £10,000 to combat noise. (10 comments)

Last updated 14 November 2014
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Fury as West Cumbria war memorial vandals strike again

CIVIC leaders have condemned the actions of vandals who damaged Maryport’s war memorial days before Remembrance Sunday.

Last updated 14 November 2014
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New £11.3m Workington leisure centre moves a step closer

leisurecentre0711p3b Only one hurdle remains before work can begin on Workington’s new £11.3 million leisure centre and swimming pool. (18 comments)

Last updated 12 November 2014
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Civic trust challenges parking meters

Cockermouth and District Civic Trust is preparing to challenge the county council if it wants to impose on-street parking charges in town in the future. (1 comment)

Last updated 11 November 2014
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Man killed in accident at Workington joinery firm

Howdens A man has died after being trapped in an incident at a Workington joinery company this afternoon.

Last updated 10 November 0001
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Free two-hour parking rolled out across West Cumbria

Shoppers will be able to park for free for two hours in Allerdale’s major towns until January 31. (3 comments)

Last updated 7 November 2014
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Lidl pushes ahead with West Cumbria store bid

Plans to build a huge new Lidl supermarket in Maryport, creating 30 jobs, this week took a step forward. (9 comments)

Last updated 7 November 2014
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School steps back in time to mark 200th anniversary

paddle3 0711 A village school near Cockermouth has been celebrating its 200th anniversary this week.

Last updated 7 November 2014
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Work on £11.3m leisure centre scheme likely to begin on December 8

leisurecentre0711p3b Work to create Workington’s new £11.3 million leisure centre and swimming pool is due to start within weeks. (22 comments)

Last updated 7 November 2014
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Road firm’s £5,000 boost to recovery celebrations

Plans to hold a major candlelit event in Cockermouth to help put the town back on the map after months of roadworks have struck a chord.

Last updated 7 November 2014
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Pupils, peace and prayer

peacekids 0711 Pupils at Maryport Junior School have been exploring peace and prayer in a project this week.

Last updated 7 November 2014
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Workington school out of special measures

Workington's Stainburn School has been officially taken out of special measures after a Government inspection. (3 comments)

Last updated 6 November 2014
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Pupils feel the beat at drumming workshop

drum2 3110 Pupils at Victoria Junior School in Workington got into a rhythm at a drumming workshop last Thursday.

Last updated 31 October 2014
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