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Maryport nurse retires after 48 years

Margaret Watson A Maryport practice nurse has retired after 48 years in the health profession.

Last updated 29 March 2012
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MP demands answers over hospital deaths

TCfront2001 Workington MP Tony Cunningham is demanding answers after it was revealed that seven people died in north Cumbria’s main hospitals after falls or blunders. (2 comments)

Last updated 22 March 2012
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Hospice at Home West Cumbria celebrates ‘incredible 25 years’

hospice2303Terry People from all walks of life came together on Friday to launch Hospice at Home West Cumbria’s 25th anniversary celebrations.

Last updated 22 March 2012
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Lillie-Mai tells shoppers about meningitis

lillie 2303 Maryport tot Lillie-Mai Jackson was the star of a campaign to raise awareness about meningitis last Saturday.

Last updated 22 March 2012
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Cockermouth hospital scheme set to start in summer

Work on Cockermouth’s new £11 million community hospital is due to start in the summer after approval was given for the development last Thursday.

Last updated 15 March 2012
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Another major step for hospital plans

Plans for a new Cockermouth cottage hospital and a revamped West Cumberland Hospital in Whitehaven have cleared another hurdle.

Last updated 23 February 2012
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Hospital matron Carol has an appointment to retire

maryport matron Maryport Cottage Hospital’s matron is to retire next week after 42 years in the health service. (4 comments)

Last updated 23 February 2012
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‘Mum complained of a lump in her throat. Months later she died’

Alisha Smith A Workington woman is demanding answers from the NHS after her mother died from a throat tumour four months into an apparent six-month wait to see a specialist. (5 comments)

Last updated 9 February 2012
Published by http://www.timesandstar.co.uk

Brides shape up for their big day at Armathwaite boot camp

brides It was an opportunity too good to miss – as Armathwaite Hall Country House Hotel and Spa, near Bassenthwaite, launched its brides boot camp, two Times & Star reporters Sarah Nicholls and Clare Kinrade announced their respective engagements.

Last updated 3 February 2012
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Here come the girls for hospice's Midnight Walk

midnightwalkers0302 Workington will host Hospice at Home West Cumbria’s annual Midnight Walk in June. (3 comments)

Last updated 2 February 2012
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Surgery campaigners present formal letter of complaint

A 63-page formal letter of complaint has been presented to the National Health Service by an Aspatria pressure group.

Last updated 2 February 2012
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Mum-of-six offers antenatal classes

antenatal A Workington mum-of-six is about to launch antenatal classes in Workington and Cockermouth.

Last updated 2 February 2012
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Maryport GP leaves for Keswick

jo grove A doctor who led the fight to save Maryport’s community hospital is leaving the town. (2 comments)

Last updated 2 February 2012
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SIGN A PETITION:‘My mother’s care home has become part of our family’

woodlands 2701 My mum lived in Cockermouth for over 50 years. In May 2005 she was diagnosed with dementia. (2 comments)

Last updated 27 January 2012
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Critical time for West Cumbrian new hospitals

A critical few weeks lay ahead for the future of Cockermouth’s new £9.3 million cottage hospital. (1 comment)

Last updated 26 January 2012
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Family fund-raiser for stroke support

Broughs A woman who has fought back from a devastating stroke is hoping to raise thousands of pounds with the help of her family.

Last updated 19 January 2012
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Joe and Tommy raise cash to say thanks for care

joe and tommy A Distington man who suffered from lung cancer held a charity concert that raised £1,850 for the West Cumberland Hospital in Whitehaven.

Last updated 19 January 2012
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West Cumbrians sign up for legal action over breast implants

Ten women from across West Cumbria have now come forward to get involved with a mass legal action by a Workington law firm over sub-standard breast implants.

Last updated 19 January 2012
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Workington MP’s rage at health chiefs ‘squabbling like children’

JRfront2001 Workington MP Tony Cunningham has condemned health bosses for squabbling like children over the redevelopment of the West Cumberland Hospital in Whitehaven and Cockermouth’s cottage hospital. (5 comments)

Last updated 19 January 2012
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Sad farewell as Workington doctor retires

macbeth One of the founding partners of Workington’s Oxford Street Surgery has retired after 30 years. (2 comments)

Last updated 12 January 2012
Published by http://www.timesandstar.co.uk

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