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The News and Star
Driver left trail of damage during late night police chasesentenced today by Judge Peter Davies. Considerable mitigation was put forward
Driver left trail of damage during late night police chase
The News and Star / Posted 7 hours ago
sentenced today by Judge Peter Davies. Considerable mitigation was put forward on behalf of Hughes, of Fell View Drive, Egremont. As a result, a nine-month custodial sentence was suspended for two years for what Judge Davies called "two moments... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Driver left trail of damage during late-night police chasesentenced today by Judge Peter Davies. Considerable mitigation was put forward
Driver left trail of damage during late-night police chase
Whitehaven News / Posted 8 hours ago
sentenced today by Judge Peter Davies. Considerable mitigation was put forward on behalf of Hughes, of Fell View Drive, Egremont. As a result, a nine-month custodial sentence was suspended for two years for what Judge Davies called "two moments... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Real ale 'Club of Year' award for rugby teamChris Hale presents Kate Gilmour with the award for 2016 Club of the Year. CAM
Real ale 'Club of Year' award for rugby team
Whitehaven News / Posted 18 hours ago
Chris Hale presents Kate Gilmour with the award for 2016 Club of the Year. CAMRA's West Cumbrian branch decided to name Egremont Rugby Union Club as its Club of the Year for 2016. Chris Hale, the chairman of CAMRA's West Cumbria branch,... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Rustic, historic hall to feature rare concertis set to play a solo show at the old Plympton Township Hall, a wooden building
Rustic, historic hall to feature rare concert
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
is set to play a solo show at the old Plympton Township Hall, a wooden building dating from 1869 that sits at the corner of Egremont Road and Oil Heritage Line in Plympton-Wyoming. Bill and Joan King have looked after booking the hall for the last... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Careers event held for primary schoolsThe activities were very hands on because of the age of the children." Brooke
Careers event held for primary schools
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted yesterday
The activities were very hands on because of the age of the children." Brooke Dixon, who attends Orgill Primary School, Egremont, said: "I was really excited to meet the police. I think it's great that they came along and got everybody... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Daughter receives apology for mum's treatmenta stay at the hospital earlier this year. In a letter to Clare, the Trust apol
Daughter receives apology for mum's treatment
Whitehaven News / Posted yesterday
a stay at the hospital earlier this year. In a letter to Clare, the Trust apologised for not offering Mrs Blaney, of Egremont, a bed sooner and then being moved to a broken bed stating: "It is inexcusable for us to provide patients with... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool polling stations for the EU referendum: how to find out where you voteRoad URC Hall (Station B), Marlowe Road CH44 3DG Grosvenor Ballroom, Grosvenor
Liverpool polling stations for the EU referendum: how to find out where you vote
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
Road URC Hall (Station B), Marlowe Road CH44 3DG Grosvenor Ballroom, Grosvenor Street, Wallasey CH44 1AQ The Old Egremont Mission, Guildford Street, Wallasey CH44 0BP Christchurch C of E Primary School, Upton Road, Moreton CH46... Read more
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Whitehaven News
'Grot spots' to be revampedA HOST of Egremont 'grot spots' are being blitzed in an attempt to revitalise t
'Grot spots' to be revamped
Whitehaven News / Posted yesterday
A HOST of Egremont 'grot spots' are being blitzed in an attempt to revitalise the historic town. The former Tommy Kelly's clothes shop in Egremont Market Place which is set to become flats. Plans have been revealed which aim to convert a derelict... Read more
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The News and Star
Carlisle judge thanked by homeless man he sent to prisonproblem is a lack of accommodation,” said the lawyer. The Probation Service ha
Carlisle judge thanked by homeless man he sent to prison
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
problem is a lack of accommodation,” said the lawyer. The Probation Service had tried to get him a place in a hostel in Egremont, in west Cumbria, but they had been unable at that time to find a spare bed for him, said Mr Smith. The lawyer... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Windsor, neighboring towns latest to take part in Solarize Mass programMass for 2016. Since the program began five years ago, Lee, Lenox, Pittsfield,
Windsor, neighboring towns latest to take part in Solarize Mass program
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 3 days ago
Mass for 2016. Since the program began five years ago, Lee, Lenox, Pittsfield, Adams, Williamstown, Great Barrington and Egremont are among the 51 municipalities that enrolled in Solarize Mass. The program has resulted in a total of 2,600... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Fundraiser for Christmas WonderlandA MUSIC night will help to raise money for the town’s Christmas Wonderland. Eg
Fundraiser for Christmas Wonderland
Whitehaven News / Posted 3 days ago
A MUSIC night will help to raise money for the town’s Christmas Wonderland. Egremont Amenity Committee, which organises the annual celebration, is hosting the party - with a buffet - to support this year’s event. It will take place on Friday, July... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Lindal move top after Ulverston winand the win came in the 33rd over at 159 for 4. There was a high-scoring match
Lindal move top after Ulverston win
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 days ago
and the win came in the 33rd over at 159 for 4. There was a high-scoring match at Ulverston Road, where Dalton A hosted Egremont. In first, Egremont were indebted to opener Dom Chambers, who was unbeaten on 104, containing four sixes and nine... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Seaton claw back points after defeating league leaders FlimbyCurwen led the way with a brace of tries for the Seaton side who now lie in fou
Seaton claw back points after defeating league leaders Flimby
Whitehaven News / Posted 5 days ago
Curwen led the way with a brace of tries for the Seaton side who now lie in fourth. The other match to go ahead saw Egremont edge out Kells by just two points 24-22. Broughton Red Rose called off their match against Lowca as a mark of... Read more
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The News and Star
Barrels lined up for return of Cumbrian beer festivaland beer festival. An award-winning real ale club got its annual event underwa
Barrels lined up for return of Cumbrian beer festival
The News and Star / Posted 6 days ago
and beer festival. An award-winning real ale club got its annual event underway last night - and the fun continues today. Egremont Rugby Union Club - fresh from being named the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) Cumbria North West Club-of-the-Year -... Read more
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The News and Star
Teen led police on late-night chaseIrving, 19, ignored blue lights and travelled above the speed limit as he attem
Teen led police on late-night chase
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
Irving, 19, ignored blue lights and travelled above the speed limit as he attempted to give officers the slip in and around Egremont. Irving drove down a dirt track and then abandoned his Vauxhall Corsa on February 13, but was found lying on the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
How many things will you tick off our Wirral summer 2016 bucketlist?Wirral has some lovely beaches, from the seaside towns of New Brighton and West
How many things will you tick off our Wirral summer 2016 bucketlist?
Liverpool Echo / Posted 7 days ago
Wirral has some lovely beaches, from the seaside towns of New Brighton and West Kirby to the lovely stretch of sand by Egremont promenade and the stunning landscape of Thurstaston. The driftwood pirate ship near Vale Park has become a popular... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
BerkShares spreading to Northern BerkshiresBank's Great Barrington branch, and at the Salisbury Bank and Trust Co.'s branc
BerkShares spreading to Northern Berkshires
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 7 days ago
Bank's Great Barrington branch, and at the Salisbury Bank and Trust Co.'s branches in Great Barrington, Sheffield and South Egremont. Berkshire Bank, the county's largest bank, carried BerkShares in its South County branches, but temporarily... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
LOCAL TRACKStop-10 finishes in six features, Strada leads the tour standings with 960 point
LOCAL TRACKS
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
top-10 finishes in six features, Strada leads the tour standings with 960 points. That’s 34 more than Kyle Smith of South Egremont, Massachusetts. ... At the Patriot Sprint Tour 25-lap A-Main at Woodhull Raceway in New York on June 11, George... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Fire hit recycling site could re-openA POPULAR West Cumbrian recycling site ravaged by arson attacks could soon be r
Fire hit recycling site could re-open
Whitehaven News / Posted 8 days ago
A POPULAR West Cumbrian recycling site ravaged by arson attacks could soon be reopened. Continued arson attacks on an Egremont recycling forced the council to shut it down. Frequent fires at Egremont's Chapel Street recycling area forced owners... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Thornhill celebrates Queen's 90thas students, parents and pensioners got together to mark the Queen's 90th. Chi
Thornhill celebrates Queen's 90th
Whitehaven News / Posted 8 days ago
as students, parents and pensioners got together to mark the Queen's 90th. Children from Thornhill Primary School, near Egremont, partied with members of Thornhill Village Association and the village's over-60s club. The pupils performed a 20... Read more
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The News and Star
Tributes to rugby legend JackieTributes have poured in following the death of rugby league icon Jackie Reid on
Tributes to rugby legend Jackie
The News and Star / Posted 8 days ago
Tributes have poured in following the death of rugby league icon Jackie Reid on Tuesday. Mr Reid, 86, of Egremont, was a popular figure in the game, having spent time as a player and a BARLA official, whilst also being instrumental in securing the... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Danica's Dream Fund hits £135,000Danica's Dream Fund which supports seriously ill children has reached a new sta
Danica's Dream Fund hits £135,000
Whitehaven News / Posted 8 days ago
Danica's Dream Fund which supports seriously ill children has reached a new staggering total of £135,000. The Egremont fund -- in memory of 15-year-old Danica Maxwell -- was further this week boosted by £4,500 donated by members of Sellafield's... Read more
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Whitehaven News
'Euro 2016 violence has not put me off football'Community School are heading to class in their kits before sitting down to watc
'Euro 2016 violence has not put me off football'
Whitehaven News / Posted 8 days ago
Community School are heading to class in their kits before sitting down to watch the game. Students at St Bridget's in Egremont, will also wear their shirts to watch the game with the school preparing a big screen and refreshments. Among the... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Danica's fund hits staggering £135,000DANICA'S Dream Fund which supports seriously ill children has reached a new sta
Danica's fund hits staggering £135,000
Whitehaven News / Posted 8 days ago
DANICA'S Dream Fund which supports seriously ill children has reached a new staggering total of £135,000. The Egremont fund -- in memory of 15-year-old Danica Maxwell -- was further this week boosted by £4,500 donated by members of Sellafield's... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Academy in England's top 15 schoolsLakes Academy's commitment to the educational achievement of its students was r
Academy in England's top 15 schools
Whitehaven News / Posted 8 days ago
Lakes Academy's commitment to the educational achievement of its students was recognised in the new report. The Egremont school ranked 13th out of 6236 secondary schools in England for the level of challenge, support and expertise... Read more
9d
Whitehaven News
Tributes to rugby legend JackieTRIBUTES have poured in following the death of rugby league icon Jackie Reid on
Tributes to rugby legend Jackie
Whitehaven News / Posted 9 days ago
TRIBUTES have poured in following the death of rugby league icon Jackie Reid on Tuesday. Mr Reid, 86, of Egremont, was a popular figure in the game, having spent time as a player and a BARLA official, whilst also being instrumental in securing the... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Tribute following death of popular nursesorely missed by her family, friends and colleagues.” Her funeral will be held
Tribute following death of popular nurse
Whitehaven News / Posted 9 days ago
sorely missed by her family, friends and colleagues.” Her funeral will be held tomorrow (Thursday) at St Mary’s RC Church, Egremont at 9.15am, and then at Distington Crematorium. This will be followed by The Grove at Cleator to which all welcome.... Read more
9d
Whitehaven News
Musicians play non-stop to boost fundsfor The West Lakes Music Centre. A sponsored play will be held on Tuesday, Jun
Musicians play non-stop to boost funds
Whitehaven News / Posted 9 days ago
for The West Lakes Music Centre. A sponsored play will be held on Tuesday, June 21 from 6.30-9.30pm at The Meeting Place, Egremont Methodist Church. First up will be the Centre's community orchestra with Susan Ellis guiding the musicians through... Read more
10d
Whitehaven News
Steel poppies for new WW1 cenotaph on displayA HISTORICAL panel designed for a major World War One project will be displayed
Steel poppies for new WW1 cenotaph on display
Whitehaven News / Posted 10 days ago
A HISTORICAL panel designed for a major World War One project will be displayed at Egremont. The panel can be viewed at Florence Mine Centre just weeks before it will used as part of a new unique cenotaph in Belgium to mark 100 years since the Great... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Greggs reveals plans to sell sushi and Mexican foodin in 2011 to replace premises inherited with the acquisition of Birketts in 19
Greggs reveals plans to sell sushi and Mexican food
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 10 days ago
in in 2011 to replace premises inherited with the acquisition of Birketts in 1997. Locally, it has outlets in Carlisle, Penrith, Wigton, Maryport, Cockermouth, Workington, Keswick, Whitehaven, Egremont, Cleator Moor, Annan and at Southwaite Servic... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Annual beer festival returns to EgremontAN AWARD-WINNING real ale club is set to host its annual beer and music festiva
Annual beer festival returns to Egremont
Whitehaven News / Posted 10 days ago
AN AWARD-WINNING real ale club is set to host its annual beer and music festival this weekend. Egremont Rugby Union Club - fresh from being named the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) Cumbria North West Club-of-the-Year - will combine ales and local... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Wirral cannabis farms worth £1.5m a year found in double police swoop£10m cannabis farm in high riseFarms becoming 'drug trade of choice'Pictures sh
Wirral cannabis farms worth £1.5m a year found in double police swoop
Liverpool Echo / Posted 11 days ago
£10m cannabis farm in high riseFarms becoming 'drug trade of choice'Pictures show Anfield cannabis factory Welcoming the Egremont find Neighbourhood Inspector Stuart McIver said: “The cannabis found would have an estimated annual yield of nearly... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Youngsters celebrate Queen's birthdayCopeland who took part in a street party, arts and crafts, a treasure hunt and
Youngsters celebrate Queen's birthday
Whitehaven News / Posted 11 days ago
Copeland who took part in a street party, arts and crafts, a treasure hunt and disco. Sixteen different units, including youngsters from Egremont, Millom and Gosforth, attended the occasion as well as around 40 leaders, young leaders and h... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Street party celebrations for the QueenCopeland who took part in a street party, arts and crafts, a treasure hunt and
Street party celebrations for the Queen
Whitehaven News / Posted 11 days ago
Copeland who took part in a street party, arts and crafts, a treasure hunt and disco. Sixteen different units, including youngsters from Egremont, Millom and Gosforth, attended the occasion as well as around 40 leaders, young leaders and h... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Pittsfield High School Awards & ScholarshipsC. Dwyer/South Little League Scholarship: Austin Houghtaling. Donald Gleason M
Pittsfield High School Awards & Scholarships
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 11 days ago
C. Dwyer/South Little League Scholarship: Austin Houghtaling. Donald Gleason Memorial Scholarship: Connor McDonough. Egremont PTO Scholarship: Thomas Symanski. Elks Massachusetts Scholarship: Kaytlin Barcus, Parker Blessing, Ty Bramer, Kayla... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Furness beat Cleator to keep pressure on leaders Workingtontheir side to 250 for 7 in 46.5 overs. Andrew Knott took 3 for 21 and Steve Bro
Furness beat Cleator to keep pressure on leaders Workington
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 11 days ago
their side to 250 for 7 in 46.5 overs. Andrew Knott took 3 for 21 and Steve Brown snr, 3 for 69. Put into bat a weakened Egremont side had no answer to the Vickerstown attack and were all out in the 26th over for 49 in their Division Two match.... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Paint-splattered pupils raise cashEGREMONT pupils pulled on their rainbow-coloured glasses for their first ever m
Paint-splattered pupils raise cash
Whitehaven News / Posted 14 days ago
EGREMONT pupils pulled on their rainbow-coloured glasses for their first ever mini colour run. Pupils enjoying the fundraising colour run at Orgill School The event at Orgill Primary School was to raise cash for Hospice at Home West... Read more
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Whitehaven News
West Cumbrian children back England for Euro glorybeen lovely day and all the children really enjoyed themselves." Meanwhile, St
West Cumbrian children back England for Euro glory
Whitehaven News / Posted 14 days ago
been lovely day and all the children really enjoyed themselves." Meanwhile, St Bridget's Catholic Primary School pupils in Egremont will be supporting the side while also celebrating the Queen's birthday. The school is holding an outdoor tea party... Read more
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Whitehaven News
How you can celebrate Queen's 90th birthdayand summer fairs are set to take place this weekend to mark Her Majesty’s signi
How you can celebrate Queen's 90th birthday
Whitehaven News / Posted 15 days ago
and summer fairs are set to take place this weekend to mark Her Majesty’s significant milestone. On Saturday, Egremont parish church will hold its usual summer fair (10am), followed by a special celebration (12pm) featuring a barbecue,... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Stone Roses rock Cumbriaand was chuffed to get a ticket. She waited outside the Sands Centre for hours
Stone Roses rock Cumbria
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 15 days ago
and was chuffed to get a ticket. She waited outside the Sands Centre for hours with her boyfriend Paul Shepherd, 16, of Egremont, hoping they would be able to go in. She said: "Even to sit outside would be a privilege - it's the Stone... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Stone Roses rock Cumbriaand was chuffed to get a ticket. She waited outside the Sands Centre for hours
Stone Roses rock Cumbria
Whitehaven News / Posted 15 days ago
and was chuffed to get a ticket. She waited outside the Sands Centre for hours with her boyfriend Paul Shepherd, 16, of Egremont, hoping they would be able to go in. She said: "Even to sit outside would be a privilege - it's the Stone... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Tragic end to New York holidayA holiday of a lifetime ended in tragedy following the sudden death of an Egrem
Tragic end to New York holiday
Whitehaven News / Posted 15 days ago
A holiday of a lifetime ended in tragedy following the sudden death of an Egremont woman. Brenda Clarke, Sue Bailey, with their sons Alan and Scott, at the Empire State Building Brenda Clarke, of Castle Croft, was on an action-packed trip with her... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Meet the online sensation who is keeping New Brighton tidyto the photo would encourage people to help keep New Brighton clean and tidy.
Meet the online sensation who is keeping New Brighton tidy
Liverpool Echo / Posted 16 days ago
to the photo would encourage people to help keep New Brighton clean and tidy. He said: “People are picking up litter from Egremont right around to Harrison Park – we just get on and do it. “On our Facebook page we have about 600 people but... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Pupils will be able to use health text serviceby students who have been introduced to it in the build up to launch. Beth Bew
Pupils will be able to use health text service
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 16 days ago
by students who have been introduced to it in the build up to launch. Beth Bewsher, a student at West Lakes Academy in Egremont, said: "I think it’s a fantastic way for young people and teenagers to finally come forward with personal issues and... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Pupils will be able to use health text serviceby students who have been introduced to it in the build up to launch. Beth Bew
Pupils will be able to use health text service
Whitehaven News / Posted 16 days ago
by students who have been introduced to it in the build up to launch. Beth Bewsher, a student at West Lakes Academy in Egremont, said: "I think it’s a fantastic way for young people and teenagers to finally come forward with personal issues and... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Mum’s the word! Sarah branches outhas business experience working as a pub manager, including stints at The Comme
Mum’s the word! Sarah branches out
Whitehaven News / Posted 17 days ago
has business experience working as a pub manager, including stints at The Commercial in Cleator Moor and the Black Bull in Egremont. And her next venture could be a joint venture with her mother, Brenda McLean, formerly of Sandwith, but now living... Read more
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Whitehaven News
The Drifters star to play Market Hallbring hit songs by The Drifters to the Market Hall this year. Touring his new
The Drifters star to play Market Hall
Whitehaven News / Posted 17 days ago
bring hit songs by The Drifters to the Market Hall this year. Touring his new show 'Still Drifting' he is set to visit Egremont on Friday, November 4. Lewis, former lead singer of The Drifters, will be performing classic hits such as 'Under... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Jason's workmates go above and beyondEgremont colleagues have gone above and beyond to help an unemployed man boost
Jason's workmates go above and beyond
Whitehaven News / Posted 17 days ago
Egremont colleagues have gone above and beyond to help an unemployed man boost his job prospects. Pictured is Jason Quirk, sitting; Eddie Blackmore, front, Richie Beck and Phil Grisdale of Livingstone Surface Treatments Ltd Jason Quirk, 45, was... Read more
17d
The News and Star
Flimby beat Lowca to stay top of Cumbria Leaguewere plenty of points in the other two league games but both were pretty one-si
Flimby beat Lowca to stay top of Cumbria League
The News and Star / Posted 17 days ago
were plenty of points in the other two league games but both were pretty one-sided. Seaton A beat Great Clifton 58-0 while Egremont A were too strong for Broughton Red Rose, winning 80-16. For Seaton A there were tries from Liam Williamson (3),... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Woman gave false alibi to her brotherby the prospect of custody, and had been subjected to intimidation from her bro
Woman gave false alibi to her brother
Whitehaven News / Posted 17 days ago
by the prospect of custody, and had been subjected to intimidation from her brother. Judge Peter Hughes QC told McTaggart, of Milton Road, Egremont, she had been “extremely foolish”. But he suspended a four-month prison sentence for... Read more
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