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Street sleep protest over ‘bedroom tax’

Around 15 people have pledged to sleep in Workington town centre tomorrow night in a protest against the so-called ‘bedroom tax’.

Last updated 23 August 2013
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Panel rejects Padua’s bid for 4am alcohol licence

A Workington pub has been told it cannot serve alcohol until 4am over the August bank holiday because police fear an increase in crime and disorder. (3 comments)

Last updated 16 August 2013
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Trust set to run Workington theatre

carnegietrust 0908 A trust is being set up to take over the running of Workington’s Carnegie Theatre. (5 comments)

Last updated 9 August 2013
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Popular Cockermouth footpath is repaired

ropewalk0208 One of Cockermouth’s best used footpaths has been repaired by Allerdale council.

Last updated 2 August 2013
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Possible twist in saga of Seaton allotments

PLANS to force the owners of Seaton allotments to sell the land to the parish council are being discussed.

Last updated 19 July 2013
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Controversial plans for Cockermouth arts centre revamp get go-ahead

A £1.5 million plan to extend and modernise the Kirkgate Centre in Cockermouth has been approved by the Government. (8 comments)

Last updated 9 July 2013
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More support sought in fight for Deer Park

Protestors against plans for a 152-home estate in Maryport are urging people to back their cause as they say they will not give up the fight.

Last updated 5 July 2013
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Lorton Road homes bid refused for a third time

Plans for a controversial Cockermouth housing estate have been refused permission for a third time because of a lack of affordable housing. (1 comment)

Last updated 5 July 2013
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Allerdale council chief Harry Dyke retires

harrygoes2806 Allerdale council’s chief executive bade an emotional farewell to colleagues this week and said he had enjoyed the best time in his career.

Last updated 28 June 2013
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‘We won’t give up fighting after Deer Park disaster’

deerparkprotest2806 Campaigners against plans for 152 homes in Maryport said the town had been let down by a council vote this week and have vowed to continue fighting. (15 comments)

Last updated 28 June 2013
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Green light for Maryport homes plan

A meeting to discuss plans for 152 homes at Netherhall in Maryport was disrupted last night after a row erupted between the chairman and protestors. (11 comments)

Last updated 26 June 2013
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Roads revamp is demanded as Deer Park D-day looms

Maryport's busiest junction at Netherhall Corner must be upgraded if plans for 152 homes at Deer Park are approved on Tuesday. (1 comment)

Last updated 21 June 2013
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Extra taxi rank hailed as best way to boost business

An extra taxi rank on Cockermouth’s Main Street has been suggested to help the town’s bustling night time economy.

Last updated 21 June 2013
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Petition over Towers Lane homes

cockihousing2106 Plans to build two homes in Cockermouth have prompted a 200-name petition from neighbours, plus objections from the town council and civic trust.

Last updated 21 June 2013
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Broughton Moor care home approved despite objections

Controversial plans to open a care home for people with learning difficulties in Broughton Moor have been given the go-ahead. (4 comments)

Last updated 14 June 2013
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Brothers aim to pocket Workington snooker hall conversion

A Workington eyesore building could be demolished if plans for 13 flats get the go-ahead.

Last updated 14 June 2013
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Maryport election row goes to the High Court

A group of Maryport people have filed a High Court case over last month’s county council elections.

Last updated 14 June 2013
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Care home bid sparks fears of Broughton Moor crime rise

More than 20 people have objected about plans to create a home for people with learning difficulties in Broughton Moor. (28 comments)

Last updated 7 June 2013
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Maryport council decides not to delay church sale

Maryport councillors have turned down the opportunity to delay the sale of the town’s Christ Church.

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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