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Gugu Mbatha-Raw as Dido Elizabeth Belle and Sarah Gadon as Elizabeth Murray. A special screening of the film Belle will take place at the Isle of Man Film Festival on Friday, with its director Amma Asante holding a question and answer session hosted by movie critic Mark Kermode.
A takeaway boss has been ordered to close his business an hour earlier than others to help tackle late night trouble on Whitehaven's streets. But at Copeland's Licensing Committee, Mr Mehrmanesh's request was turned down and instead he will have to close at 1.30am on those days and midnight on other nights.
A WHITEHAVEN shop has been forced to close after trade plummeted because of town centre roadworks, its manager has claimed. Nisa's Four Seasons store, underneath the multi-storey car park on Swingpump Lane, will close on September 14. And Amit Sharma, manager of the family-run store, says that ongoing roadworks to prepare for the opening of Albion Square are to blame.
The 41-year-old, from Scaleby, near Carlisle, launched his Big 5 For Macmillan to mark the fifth anniversary of the death of his father, Lance Wood, and the fifth year of his LW Rock 4 Macmillan gigs.
A ROGUES' gallery of 40 local offenders has been put online in a new move to help Whitehaven businesses fight crime.
A landmark building is to open its doors to the public for the very last time before it undergoes a major transformation.
Police say they are concerned for the welfare of an 18-year-old man who was last seen outside a pub.
But the early indications in the Carlisle area today suggest many local schools have defied predictions of falling success rates.
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.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 06:07 am
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