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3 hrs ago | West Cumberland Times and Star
A quilt festival at St Mary's, in Netherhall, will show items made by Maryport women over the past couple of centuries as well as the patchwork patterns and designs used all over the world for quilts, clothing and soft furnishings.
7 hrs ago | West Cumberland Times and Star
Tenders are due in today for work to repair and make safe the back of the hall and the gatehouse.
Around 200 people were at St Michael's Church in Workington on Tuesday to remember the life of dancer, amateur actress and mother-of-two Louise Jane Ray.
Two drop-in sessions were held on Monday and Tuesday at the town's Wave Centre to allow people to see the proposals for the 2,500-square-metre store.
A Workington girl who suffers from cerebral palsy has been given the go-ahead for life-changing surgery and aftercare.
At Netherhall School in Maryport celebrations were in the air as the long weeks of waiting came to an end.
THANKS FOR YOUR SUPPORT: Two of the Whitehaven firefighters wave their thanks to the drivers who were honking their support On several occasions in the past fortnight only two firefighters have been based at the station and that has meant BOTH fire engines have been "off the run".
Allerdale Investment Partnership is asking people who live and work in and around the town what they think about proposals for new homes earmarked for disused land off Ashfield Road South.
Five women from a Maryport bank swapped their cheque books for running shoes to raise more than A 3,000 for charity.
More than 400 pigeons have been culled in Workington and Harrington in a bid to reduce the nuisance that they cause.
The couple, who opened their first shop in Maryport's Curzon Street in 2012, import products from places like Thailand, Slovakia and South Africa.
Karl and Katie, deputy manager of Jack and Jill Pre-School at St Mary's School in Westfield, left the church to be greeted by a guard of honour from the toddlers who held up bunting.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 02:25 pm
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