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Groups visit marks memorial effort for Cockermouth rescue team

rescuecash 0705 A group that has raised more than £10,000 for Cockermouth Mountain Rescue Team has visited its base.

Last updated 7 June 2013
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West Cumbria foodbank sees massive jump in demand

foodbankpic706 The number of people taking up food vouchers at a West Cumbrian foodbank has more than doubled in the last year.

Last updated 7 June 2013
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Keswick cafe popular with vegetarians after 17 years

pedlar 0705 The Lakeland Pedlar has become almost as much a Keswick institution as the pencil museum.

Last updated 7 June 2013
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Cockermouth grandparents root for teen in beauty pageant

nenamacartney 0706 A Cockermouth couple are keeping a close eye on their granddaughter’s progress in a national beauty pageant.

Last updated 7 June 2013
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Workington food stars earn website honours

flavour0706 Two Workington eateries have been awarded top honours from one of the world’s leading travel websites.

Last updated 7 June 2013
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Workington Hall fenced off after safety fears

Part of the perimeter of Workington Hall has been fenced off by Allerdale council to protect park users from loose masonry.

Last updated 5 June 2013
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Man dies in road accident on A595

Police are currently dealing with a fatal road traffic collision that occurred this morning on the A595 at Mealsgate, near Wigton.

Last updated 3 June 2013
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Maryport Harbour Festival hailed a success as bands raise the marquee roof

collision3105 As soon as Collision crashed onto the stage on Friday night, you knew that Maryport Harbour Festival was going to be a good one. (1 comment)

Last updated 31 May 2013
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Biomass plant like taking 65,000 cars off the road

biomassopening 3105 Iggesund Paperboard in Workington launched its £108 million biomass plant this week. (2 comments)

Last updated 31 May 2013
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Maryport's Top Tap is tip top

toptap3105 A Maryport town centre pub has been given a £30,000 makeover.

Last updated 31 May 2013
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Now serving at The Vaults

vaults 3105 A former Aspatria bank has been converted into a bar and restaurant, creating six jobs.

Last updated 31 May 2013
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Bid to heat homes with energy from Workington firms

Plans to heat Workington homes with excess energy from the town’s factories have taken a step forward.

Last updated 31 May 2013
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Red alert for West Cumbrian flood homes as insurance D-day looms

alankennon3105 Cockermouth residents in flood-risk areas could be left without house insurance within weeks if talks between the Government and the insurance industry are not resolved, Workington MP Sir Tony Cunningham has warned. (1 comment)

Last updated 31 May 2013
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Scheme to cut crime in West Cumbrian town shops

Cockermouth traders have joined forces with police to beat shoplifters in a new scheme.

Last updated 31 May 2013
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Dig experts step in over Maryport homes plan

Plans for a 152-home estate in Maryport would damage the town’s important Roman remains, a group of leading experts have warned. (3 comments)

Last updated 31 May 2013
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Green shoots of recovery at fire-hit West Cumbrian nature reserve

siddickpond 3105 Reed beds destroyed in a wildfire at a unique Workington nature reserve have started to grow back.

Last updated 31 May 2013
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Jay's designs on success

ceDanniels02 Despite being in the middle of his exams, one Workington GCSE student has launched his own business making comic print gifts and accessories.

Last updated 28 May 2013
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Panel chairman to stay on despite complaints

An Allerdale council panel chairman says he will not step down after a heated meeting over controversial plans to build 114 homes in Dearham.

Last updated 24 May 2013
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Giving students the chance to learn in a new way

robrimmer2405 As work progresses on Cumbria’s first university technical college, Rob Rimmer, of the college’s board, tells us about its vision and the opportunities it will bring for young people in West Cumbria.

Last updated 24 May 2013
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Paranormal hunt at Workington theatre

One of Workington’s most iconic buildings will be subject to a spooky investigation this weekend. (2 comments)

Last updated 24 May 2013
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