Publication: West Cumberland Times and Star

First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

It’s interest-ing to go topless in Maryport

MLeggPublished at 00:00, Friday, 10 December 2004THERE were bemused looks in Maryport as two topless models braved the winter elements to stroll through the streets.The impromptu display was for a television advert for HSBC bank, promoting itself as ‘the ... [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Innovative plan for health park

DCattanachPublished at 01:00, Friday, 29 April 2005AN INNOVATIVE plan to create a health park in West Cumbria was discussed this week.The proposal, which has been awarded £10,000 from the Commission for Public Involvement in Health, wants to see a site ... [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Crisis averted as adjudicator arrives at the last minute

MLegg IT WAS panic stations before the Maryport Queen of the Solway dance festival last weekend, when organisers heard the adjudicator was stranded in Ireland.Joanne Kirkland had been judging a contest in Cork and rang to tell organisers she was struggling ... [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Mosquito ‘works’ in secret police trials

PCramPublished at 01:00, Friday, 15 September 2006POLICE in West Cumbria have secretly trialed the Mosquito noise machine which can drive away unruly youngsters.Trials have taken place this this summer and police say they have been a huge success.Four ... [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 11 2014 - Updated Oct 11 2014 - 1 reports

Men charged after drugs seizure

TWO West Cumbrian men have been arrested for attempting to possess and supply cocaine with a street value of £100,000.David Millican, 20, of Dalton Street, Cockermouth and Simon Ostle, 31, of Great Broughton, have been charged in connection with cocaine ... [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 11 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

Workington pub's 6am opening bid thrown out

ByPublished at 16:33, Friday, 10 October 2014A Workington pub has had its application to open until 6am for a one-off event thrown out because it is a trouble hotspot.Chasers bar, on Washington Street, wanted to extend its opening hours from 3am to 6am ... [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

Anger at third raid on West Cumbria church

Maryport's largest church has been targeted by thieves for the third time this year.About £2,400-worth of lead was stripped from one side of the roof of St Mary’s Church, on Church Street.The theft was only discovered last Friday, when rain began pouring ... [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 1 reports

Jobs axed as bus firm's fleet cut

A WEST Cumbrian bus company will lose three buses and some of its school contracts because its safety checks were not up to scratch.AA Travel Cumbria Ltd, based at Lillyhall Industrial Estate, Workington, was investigated after failing some minor safety ... [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

£14,000 benefit fraud lands man in jail

Published at 19:45, Thursday, 10 July 2008A KESWICK man has been jailed for 60 days for committing benefit fraud totalling more than £14,000.Jonathan Leslie Hunter, 46, of Browfoot, appeared at West Allerdale Magistrates Court for sentencing on Tues ... [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

Happy family keeps harmony in band

Workington Town Band is keeping it in the family.Seven members of the 17-strong band, which meets at the Community Rooms on Bolton Street, are related.Jayne Thomas, 46, is secretary of the band and is joined by her brothers George, 44, of St Nicholas ... [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

Driver jailed after crash

A MARYPORT man who crashed his car after driving the wrong way around a roundabout during a police pursuit has been jailed for 120 days.Lee Straughton, of John Street, was also banned from the roads for 12 months and must take an extended test at the ... [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

Huntsman axes liquids plant

Published at 01:00, Friday, 25 August 2006WEST Cumbria has been dealt another huge blow with news that the Hunstman Corporation is closing its Heavy Duty Liquids plant in Whitehaven.News of the closure - the final nail in the coffin for what is left of ... [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 01 2014]

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"Any further significant failings will result in loss of repute. Now you have employed a manager. You are spending a lot of money on maintenance. You have already had warnings. They have not worked."

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It’s interest-ing to go topless in Maryport [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 20 2014]
Innovative plan for health park [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 19 2014]
Crisis averted as adjudicator arrives at the la... [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 14 2014]
Mosquito ‘works’ in secret police trials [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 14 2014]
Men charged after drugs seizure [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 11 2014]
Workington pub's 6am opening bid thrown out [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 10 2014]
Anger at third raid on West Cumbria church [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 10 2014]
Jobs axed as bus firm's fleet cut [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 08 2014]
£14,000 benefit fraud lands man in jail [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 06 2014]
Happy family keeps harmony in band [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 03 2014]
Driver jailed after crash [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 01 2014]
Huntsman axes liquids plant [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Oct 01 2014]
Coach fire blocks roads near Cockermouth [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Sep 29 2014]
Doctors quit over mental health changes [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Sep 28 2014]
Teenager killed in three vehicle smash [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Sep 28 2014]
Let Laura Speak fund keeps growing [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Sep 26 2014]
Shaun taps into Maryport pub [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Sep 26 2014]
Aspatria headteacher to leave [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Sep 26 2014]
Get ready for Cockermouth's Taste Cumbria [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Sep 26 2014]
Cathy’s cooking up a storm [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Sep 19 2014]
VIDEO: Young film-maker Lee tackles a tough issue [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Sep 16 2014]
Skating couple's diamond day [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Sep 15 2014]
A new start for apprentices [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Sep 12 2014]
Workington councillor to step down [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Sep 12 2014]
Workington road cordoned off after robbery [Published West Cumberland Times and Star - Sep 11 2014]
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