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Workington amateurs will be first to Whistle Down the Wind

kimfisher0908NEW A Workington amateur musical group has become the first in the country to be granted a licence to perform a highly acclaimed Andrew Lloyd Webber musical.

Last updated 9 August 2013
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£1.3m scheme to provide West Cumbria homes fit for heroes

Homes for heroes will be built in Maryport to help ex-servicemen and women return to civilian life.

Last updated 9 August 2013
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Police fight to block 4am opening by Workington ‘disorder’ pub

Police have moved to block extended bank holiday opening hours for a popular Workington nightspot which they claim has the highest rate of alcohol-fuelled disorder in West Cumbria. (3 comments)

Last updated 9 August 2013
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Building of new Cockermouth estate goes out to tender

A contract to build a 221-home estate in Cockermouth has gone out to tender. (1 comment)

Last updated 9 August 2013
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Popular Cockermouth showman George back in the spotlight after 100 years

oldghostshow0208 Even in death the county’s most famous travelling showman George Biddall is the star of the show once again.

Last updated 2 August 2013
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Invitation to join new Workington Town Band

The first meeting of the new Workington Town Band will be held tonight.

Last updated 2 August 2013
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Cockermouth nursery classed as exceptional

nurseryofsted 0208 A Cockermouth children’s nursery has been graded as “outstanding” in all areas following a recent Ofsted inspection.

Last updated 2 August 2013
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Great Clifton butcher Rodney retires to the islands of his birth

flett1 0208 A well-known Great Clifton butcher who famously made mincemeat of three armed thugs is returning to his roots in Orkney after nearly 60 years. (1 comment)

Last updated 2 August 2013
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Councillor’s cash gifts help Workington community rooms

banklands 0208 Two community buildings have benefited from a cash injection from a Workington councillor.

Last updated 2 August 2013
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Royal birth date arrival brings double celebration for Workington family

extraroyalbaby0208 A Workington dad received the present of a lifetime when his daughter was born on his birthday and on the same day as the new royal prince.

Last updated 2 August 2013
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New Cockermouth hospital changes hands

Cockermouth’s new £11 million hospital and health centre has been handed over to the Department of Health-owned Community Health Partnership.

Last updated 2 August 2013
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Preparations begin for Setmurthy art exhibition

annabel0208b Preparations are under way for the first art exhibition at a new venue near Cockermouth.

Last updated 2 August 2013
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Accessories shop opens in Workington

personaltouch0208 Bling jewellery and trendy bags are on show at a new accessories shop in Workington. (3 comments)

Last updated 2 August 2013
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Keswick tea room faces demolition

teagarden 0208 A couple who have run Keswick’s lakeside tea room for 25 years say they will find it very hard when the business is demolished. (10 comments)

Last updated 2 August 2013
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Taste of Italy comes to Maryport

An Italian market will be brought to Maryport this month as part of a celebration of the town’s Roman heritage and its modern attractions.

Last updated 2 August 2013
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Warning over lack of help for Maryport residents in dire straits

gillhartfront0208 Maryport vicars this week called on the town council to do something about the lack of agencies helping the most vulnerable residents. (1 comment)

Last updated 2 August 2013
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Cop vows to bring Workington sex attacker to justice five years on

sexattackefit0208 The police chief leading an investigation into a serious sex attack on a Workington teenager has vowed to bring her attacker to justice – five years after the incident.

Last updated 2 August 2013
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Police meet problems in bid to stop Maryport burglaries

garyslater0208b Police say they are meeting surprising hostility in their efforts to stem an epidemic of burglaries in Maryport. (2 comments)

Last updated 2 August 2013
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River Derwent erosion work under way in Workington

erosion 0208 Piling work started this week on land alongside Northside Road in Workington as part of a scheme to combat riverbank erosion. (2 comments)

Last updated 2 August 2013
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Bench in memory of Workington cricket legend is stolen

ikebench 0208 A memorial bench erected in honour of Workington sporting legend Ike Southward has been stolen from the town’s cricket club grounds. (2 comments)

Last updated 2 August 2013
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