Are councillors measuring up?
The Whitehaven News has obtained details through a Freedom of Information request about members' attendance at borough council meetings between May 2011 and this May, compiling a list showing the percentage of meetings councillors have attended.
Man, 58 charged with 17 sex offences
A 58-YEAR-OLD man from Cleator Moor charged with 17 sexual offences spanning a 35-year period has been sent to Carlisle Crown Court.
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Cumbrian man facing 17 sex charges has case sent to crown court
A man from Cleator Moor charged with 17 sexual offences spanning a 35-year period has had his case sent to the crown court.