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15 hrs ago | News and Star

Residents want compensation for roads chaos caused by office build

Albion Street and Rosemary Lane, which lead from Whitehaven's centre to the Kells estate, have been closed periodically for more than a year while the 18 million Albion Square is being built, prompting a residents' group to call for recompense.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

News and Star

New bus service starts in west Cumbria next week

A new bus service is to hit the roads in west Cumbria and if it proves popular more could follow.

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West Cumberland Times and Star

Bob gears up for Distington vintage gathering

Bob Sanderson has always enjoyed taking things apart and putting them back together.

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News and Star

A 1m Cumbria-wide CCTV system by end of year

Police chiefs say cameras should be ready to go within 2014 in what is expected to be a phased launch of the system, which will concentrate on key urban areas across the county.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

News and Star

Fixed penalty notice for man arrested in 'gunshots' drama

The 90 'fine' follows a police investigation into reports that gunshots had been heard in the Harras Moor area of Whitehaven last night.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

News and Star

Jail for Cumbrian drug dealer caught red-handed

A cannabis dealer has been jailed after being caught red handed, and telling police: "Prosecute me for the lot because I'm not giving names - my window will go in."

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Wed Jun 18, 2014

News and Star

Two behind bars after taxi driver robbed at knifepoint

The driver was threatened with a hunting knife and told to hand over his takings.

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Thu Jun 12, 2014

The Ecologist

Beacon of Nuclear Truth?

The cash-strapped Cumbrian Museum is rebranded to tell 'The Sellafield Story'. The UK's favourite scientist Brian Cox and Government Minister Baroness Verma provide razzmatazz along with the Happy Robot.

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Whitehaven News

A 15m mine plan 'may bring 500 jobs'

THE company behind plans to bring coal mining back to Whitehaven say it would create up to 500 new jobs, 100 of them for miners.

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