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West Cumberland Times & Star
Armed Forces Day parade in WorkingtonCunningham, Sue Hayman MP, the Riders Association of the Royal British Legion a
Armed Forces Day parade in Workington
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted yesterday
Cunningham, Sue Hayman MP, the Riders Association of the Royal British Legion and the mayors of Allerdale, Workington and Maryport will all be in the parade. The people participating in the parade will meet outside Sports Direct at 10.45am before... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Hospital £144,000 overspendMaryport cottage hospital overspent its budget by £144,000, it was revealed thi
Hospital £144,000 overspend
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted yesterday
Maryport cottage hospital overspent its budget by £144,000, it was revealed this week. The figures were released by the Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust this week following a Freedom of Information request from Ewanrigg Local... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Walkers take on Hadrian's Wall challengeThe Glasson 69ers, a group of friends who have raised £30,000 for charity, are
Walkers take on Hadrian's Wall challenge
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 2 days ago
The Glasson 69ers, a group of friends who have raised £30,000 for charity, are back in action. They are a group of Maryport friends all connected to Glasson Rangers rugby club. Eight of them: Garry Mounsey, John Morgan, Paul Baxtel, Matty Todd, Ian... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Xtreme 13 raise over £4,000 for Emily Shutt13 raised £4,105 against their initial target of £2,000 by eating "the hottest
Xtreme 13 raise over £4,000 for Emily Shutt
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 3 days ago
13 raised £4,105 against their initial target of £2,000 by eating "the hottest curry in Cumbria" - a chicken phal from Maryport Tandoori - at the Sailors Return in the town. Founding member Glen Boylan, 51, said: "We can't believe how much... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Travellers camp at Lidl siteTravellers have set up camp on playing fields next to Maryport's new Lidl super
Travellers camp at Lidl site
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 3 days ago
Travellers have set up camp on playing fields next to Maryport's new Lidl supermarket. An Allerdale council spokesman confirmed they were there but said they were not interfering in any way with the supermarket built. He said the playing field on... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Rod Stewart wows thousands at concertevery concert since 1992. I just think he's amazing, his voice, his style, wher
Rod Stewart wows thousands at concert
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 3 days ago
every concert since 1992. I just think he's amazing, his voice, his style, where he comes from." Friends from Seaton and Maryport Ann Hodgson, Marie Gorley, Hazel Sharp and Janette Oglanby were pleased Rod Stewart brought his tour to Carlisle and... Read more
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The News and Star
Rod Stewart wows thousands at Carlisle concertevery concert since 1992. I just think he's amazing, his voice, his style, wher
Rod Stewart wows thousands at Carlisle concert
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
every concert since 1992. I just think he's amazing, his voice, his style, where he comes from." Friends from Seaton and Maryport Ann Hodgson, Marie Gorley, Hazel Sharp and Janette Oglanby were pleased Rod Stewart brought his tour to Carlisle and... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Rod Stewart wows thousands at concertevery concert since 1992. I just think he's amazing, his voice, his style, wher
Rod Stewart wows thousands at concert
Whitehaven News / Posted 3 days ago
every concert since 1992. I just think he's amazing, his voice, his style, where he comes from." Friends from Seaton and Maryport Ann Hodgson, Marie Gorley, Hazel Sharp and Janette Oglanby were pleased Rod Stewart brought his tour to Carlisle and... Read more
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The News and Star
Rod Stewart wows thousands in Carlisleevery concert since 1992. I just think he's amazing, his voice, his style, wher
Rod Stewart wows thousands in Carlisle
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
every concert since 1992. I just think he's amazing, his voice, his style, where he comes from." Friends from Seaton and Maryport Ann Hodgson, Marie Gorley, Hazel Sharp and Janette Oglanby were pleased Rod Stewart brought his tour to Carlisle and... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Walkers gear up for 10 in 10 challengerise to more than £2,000 and they are now hoping to raise £3,000. The team of
Walkers gear up for 10 in 10 challenge
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 3 days ago
rise to more than £2,000 and they are now hoping to raise £3,000. The team of nine - which includes Martha Winn from Maryport, Samantha-Jane Amor from Distington, Lindsay Malthouse from Braithwaite and John Wilson from Keswick - have been... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Kids gather for safety sessionsScheme, which is being rolled out in the county following success in the south
Kids gather for safety sessions
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 3 days ago
Scheme, which is being rolled out in the county following success in the south of England. Firefighters, police and Maryport Inshore Rescue gave talks on topics including internet safety, drug and alcohol awareness, stranger danger, road,... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Kids help town look blooming lovelyChildren have been helping Maryport prepare for Cumbria in Bloom. Maryport Jun
Kids help town look blooming lovely
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 3 days ago
Children have been helping Maryport prepare for Cumbria in Bloom. Maryport Junior and Infant schools help clean up Fleming Square in Maryport Town clerk Lisa Douglas said she expects that all schools will have helped in cleaning up areas of the... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Families welcome Chernobyl childrenof new experiences." The youngsters will enjoy days out at Whinlatter, on the
Families welcome Chernobyl children
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 4 days ago
of new experiences." The youngsters will enjoy days out at Whinlatter, on the La'al Ratty, Lake District Wildlife Park and Maryport Aquarium as well as swimming lessons at Keswick Spa. Anyone who is interested in being a host family or donating to... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Suspects sought in arson investigationtop with white writing, a navy hooded top, a black tracksuit and a grey hooded
Suspects sought in arson investigation
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 5 days ago
top with white writing, a navy hooded top, a black tracksuit and a grey hooded top with white stripes. Fire crews from Aspatria, Maryport, Wigton, Whitehaven and Keswick all attended. Anyone with any information has been asked to call police on 1... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Junior pupils learn how to stay safedanger, fire safety and anti-social behaviour. They were visiting Workington F
Junior pupils learn how to stay safe
Whitehaven News / Posted 5 days ago
danger, fire safety and anti-social behaviour. They were visiting Workington Fire Station, the town's police station and Maryport Inshore Rescue as part of a national scheme to help them deal with potential dangers. PC Lindsey Irving, children... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Fundraising night for Simon Lawsonwith donations from more than 40 businesses in the town. One of the organisers
Fundraising night for Simon Lawson
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 5 days ago
with donations from more than 40 businesses in the town. One of the organisers was Graeme McNally, 34, of Rydal Street, Maryport who said: "He is a local lad trying to get into the Paralympics. "Everybody sees him travelling around the local... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Marina to get caravan siteWork has begun on a 10-berth caravan site on Maryport Marina land. Pauline Gor
Marina to get caravan site
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 5 days ago
Work has begun on a 10-berth caravan site on Maryport Marina land. Pauline Gorley, chairwoman of the Maryport Marina and Harbour Authority, hopes to have the berths up and running in time for the town’s blues festival at the end of July, which... Read more
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The News and Star
Fundraising night for our Paralympianwith donations from more than 40 businesses in the town. One of the organisers
Fundraising night for our Paralympian
The News and Star / Posted 5 days ago
with donations from more than 40 businesses in the town. One of the organisers was Graeme McNally, 34, of Rydal Street, Maryport who said: "He is a local lad trying to get into the Paralympics. "Everybody sees him travelling around the local... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow Island see off Roose challengestring winning 32-6. Jamie Morrow crossed for the only Cents try, goaled by Bra
Barrow Island see off Roose challenge
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 5 days ago
string winning 32-6. Jamie Morrow crossed for the only Cents try, goaled by Brad Nicholls. Ulverston were 30-28 winners at Maryport, coming back from 20-6 down in what coach Phil Atkinson described as one of the best displays in the last 18... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Hundreds march for Maryport hospitalFeelings were running deep as hundreds of angry people took to the streets of M
Hundreds march for Maryport hospital
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 5 days ago
Feelings were running deep as hundreds of angry people took to the streets of Maryport in the battle to save beds at the town's cottage hospital. Around 400 protesters marched through the town in a huge show of force against the threat of... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Seaton claw back points after defeating league leaders Flimbyof respect following the death of club official Ian Jackson. In the Cumbria Me
Seaton claw back points after defeating league leaders Flimby
Whitehaven News / Posted 6 days ago
of respect following the death of club official Ian Jackson. In the Cumbria Men's League, Wath Brow had a good win over Walney Central 32-6. Maryport just lost out in a close game with Ulverston 30-28 and Barrow Island beat Roose Pioneers... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Maryport police station soldMaryport's police station has been sold for £84,000, nearly two months after fa
Maryport police station sold
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 6 days ago
Maryport's police station has been sold for £84,000, nearly two months after failing to sell at auction. The former Maryport Police Station building The vacant building in Eaglesfield Street, which used to house the police and magistrates court,... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Drunk chef crashes car into golf club bunkerA drunk chef veered off the road into a bunker at Maryport Golf Course, a court
Drunk chef crashes car into golf club bunker
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 6 days ago
A drunk chef veered off the road into a bunker at Maryport Golf Course, a court has heard. Eric Dodd, 48, of Barncroft Avenue, Seaton, admitted being twice over the legal drink-drive limit when he crashed his car on the 17th hole. At a hearing... Read more
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The News and Star
Hundreds protest in hospital campaignPROTESTERS have taken to the streets of Maryport, declaring "Save our beds". A
Hundreds protest in hospital campaign
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
PROTESTERS have taken to the streets of Maryport, declaring "Save our beds". About 400 people rallied in a huge show of force against the threat of controversial changes at the town's community hospital. The possibility of bed reductions has... Read more
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The News and Star
Town suffer new injury setbackWhitehaven and Leigh over Easter weekend with 15 and 14 players respectively."
Town suffer new injury setback
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
Whitehaven and Leigh over Easter weekend with 15 and 14 players respectively." It has been a frustrating season for former Maryport amateur Forrester who had just got back in the team after a spell out with damaged ankle ligaments. "Sam probably... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
March for Maryport!March! March! March! That is the message from the Save Our Beds campaign this w
March for Maryport!
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 8 days ago
March! March! March! That is the message from the Save Our Beds campaign this week. Maryport Hospital Save Our Beds protest Organisers have said that tomorrow’s protest march is a vital part of the campaign to save beds at Maryport... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Fundraising for Simon LawsonA fundraising day for Paralympic hopeful Simon Lawson will be held in Maryport
Fundraising for Simon Lawson
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 8 days ago
A fundraising day for Paralympic hopeful Simon Lawson will be held in Maryport on Sunday. Organisers say plans for the huge event were now being finalised and it is hoped that Maryport will turn out in force to support him. Simon is waiting to hear... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Window men to square up in ringthey should have a boxing match afterwards and have finally decided to do battl
Window men to square up in ring
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 8 days ago
they should have a boxing match afterwards and have finally decided to do battle this year. Richard, 49, of Whitecroft, Maryport, said: "We've got a friendly rivalry. I've known him seven or eight years on and off and although we're rivals we're... Read more
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The News and Star
Why your business should enter CN Group Awardsonly inspired me to do more wherever possible." He believes that winning has b
Why your business should enter CN Group Awards
The News and Star / Posted 8 days ago
only inspired me to do more wherever possible." He believes that winning has been beneficial to Forth, which is based in Maryport. He added: “Being awarded 'businessperson of the year' has certainly raised the profile of Forth and I think that’s... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
VIDEO: 13-year-old girl tells health chiefs "Save our beds"A 13-year-old girl has produced a video for health chiefs, telling them why the
VIDEO: 13-year-old girl tells health chiefs "Save our beds"
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 8 days ago
A 13-year-old girl has produced a video for health chiefs, telling them why they should Save Our Beds. Molly Robinson, of Maryport, wanted to show how she was involved in the campaign to stop the removal of beds from Maryport hospital. The Success... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Worry over raw deal for tenantsand is to the detriment of the local economy." Your Derwent & Solway manages m
Worry over raw deal for tenants
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 8 days ago
and is to the detriment of the local economy." Your Derwent & Solway manages more than 2,000 properties in Workington, Maryport, Cockermouth and Keswick. Meanwhile, Your Derwent & Solway's board, which is a subsidary of Your Housing Group, is... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Pat McCracken, of MaryportTributes from family and former colleagues have been paid to Allerdale and Mary
Pat McCracken, of Maryport
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 8 days ago
Tributes from family and former colleagues have been paid to Allerdale and Maryport councillor and mayor Pat McCracken, who died last Thursday. Her family said she died in Maryport Cottage Hospital, of which she was a staunch supporter. Mrs... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Roose and Barrow Island in Cumbria League derby clashunder-18s international winger Ryan Clegg a speedy recovery following heart sur
Roose and Barrow Island in Cumbria League derby clash
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 8 days ago
under-18s international winger Ryan Clegg a speedy recovery following heart surgery. I am informed he is doing very well. MARYPORT v ULVERSTON JAMES Armsitead, Che Smith, Keiron Chadwick and Matt Dean are back for Ulverston’s Cumbria League trip... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Hospital's first birthJames Mitchell was born on July 7, 1948 - earning himself a place in the histor
Hospital's first birth
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 8 days ago
James Mitchell was born on July 7, 1948 - earning himself a place in the history of the Maryport Hospital. He became the first NHS baby to be born there. "My parents did not even know. They had paid for my older siblings and when I was born, they... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Future of Curzon Grill in doubtThe future of Maryport's Curzon Grill is in doubt. The cafe has been closed fo
Future of Curzon Grill in doubt
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 8 days ago
The future of Maryport's Curzon Grill is in doubt. The cafe has been closed for several weeks and owner Sean Tunstall said this week that he did not know if it would be reopening. He declined to comment further. The Curzon Grill was run by Yvonne... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Bakehouse opens in villagesummer by Cathy Clarke. "I enjoyed it so much over there that when Cathy close
Bakehouse opens in village
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 8 days ago
summer by Cathy Clarke. "I enjoyed it so much over there that when Cathy closed the shop to concentrate her business in Maryport, I decided to open this one since we had the building," said Karen. "Villagers have been so supportive, it's... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
More maintenance for Fleming SquareMore maintenance and further development has been promised to residents of Mary
More maintenance for Fleming Square
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 8 days ago
More maintenance and further development has been promised to residents of Maryport. Ian Frost, Maryport community champion and chief executive of Allerdale council, said: “Fleming Square is a real asset for the town with great architecture and... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Local hopefuls on tourism shortlistat Bassenthwaite, Hollybank Holiday Cottages at Gilcrux, Muncaster Halloween We
Local hopefuls on tourism shortlist
Whitehaven News / Posted 9 days ago
at Bassenthwaite, Hollybank Holiday Cottages at Gilcrux, Muncaster Halloween Week, The Lake District Coast Aquarium at Maryport, and the Cottage in the Wood at Whinlatter have all been shortlisted across the 17 categories. The winners will be... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Success Regime boss promises to visit West CumbriaSuccess Regime chairman Sir Neil McKay has promised he will visit Maryport, aft
Success Regime boss promises to visit West Cumbria
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 9 days ago
Success Regime chairman Sir Neil McKay has promised he will visit Maryport, after meeting with Workington MP Sue Hayman. Its proposed official consultation into the future of health services across Cumbria, due to start on July 4, may also be... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Concerns raised over woman who chaired hospital meetingsinterest during the meetings - which have taken place at venues across the area
Concerns raised over woman who chaired hospital meetings
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 10 days ago
interest during the meetings - which have taken place at venues across the area, including Keswick, Whitehaven, Carlisle, Maryport, Penrith, Alston and Longtown, as part of a review of north Cumbria's troubled health services. Wigton campaigner... Read more
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The News and Star
Concerns raised over woman who chaired hospital meetingsinterest during the meetings - which have taken place at venues across the area
Concerns raised over woman who chaired hospital meetings
The News and Star / Posted 10 days ago
interest during the meetings - which have taken place at venues across the area, including Keswick, Whitehaven, Carlisle, Maryport, Penrith, Alston and Longtown, as part of a review of north Cumbria's troubled health services. Wigton campaigner... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Water main burst in MaryportResidents in Maryport's Grasslot area feared a repeat of December's flooding af
Water main burst in Maryport
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 10 days ago
Residents in Maryport's Grasslot area feared a repeat of December's flooding after a water main burst. Maryport Inshore Rescue spokesman, Gary Hampson, said water was pouring out of the mains and threatened houses that had already faced the December... 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 11 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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West Cumberland Times & Star
Sports centres deal for men in council initiativein a Men’s Health Week initiative. The offer applies at Workington Leisure Cen
Sports centres deal for men in council initiative
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 12 days ago
in a Men’s Health Week initiative. The offer applies at Workington Leisure Centre and Netherhall Community Sports Centre, Maryport. The aim is to reinforce how important it is to look after your health and that exercise can improve mood, cut... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Fun for all the family this weekendengines, motorcycles, vintage and classic cars and tractors, commercial vehicle
Fun for all the family this weekend
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 13 days ago
engines, motorcycles, vintage and classic cars and tractors, commercial vehicles, military vehicles, and pushbikes. In Maryport, on Saturday there will be a tea party at All Souls Church from 2pm to 5pm. Linda Radcliffe, town mayor, is holding... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Sky-diving for Emily ShuttJones and Chelsea Stephenson Michelle Jones and Chelsea Stephenson, who work a
Sky-diving for Emily Shutt
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 14 days ago
Jones and Chelsea Stephenson Michelle Jones and Chelsea Stephenson, who work at Ellenborough and Ewanrigg Infant School in Maryport, completed a skydive in aid of Emily Shutt who is fighting cancer for the third time. They raised the cash by... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Members rise to fundraising fitness challengeOur highly-trained staff look after people who have been referred from physios
Members rise to fundraising fitness challenge
Whitehaven News / Posted 15 days ago
Our highly-trained staff look after people who have been referred from physios and doctors." Money will also be raised this Saturday by members based at the Maryport Fit 4 Life group. For more information on Fit 4 Life contact them on 01900 814... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
70 bags of slimming success storiesout of to raise money for Cancer Research UK. Nicky Thornborrow, who runs the
70 bags of slimming success stories
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 15 days ago
out of to raise money for Cancer Research UK. Nicky Thornborrow, who runs the Saturday morning Slimming World group in Maryport, encouraged members, their friends and families to spring-clean their wardrobes and collect the clothes, shoes and... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Four-hour round trip for visitors if Maryport hospital loses its bedsIf beds are removed from Maryport hospital, visitors would face a four-hour rou
Four-hour round trip for visitors if Maryport hospital loses its beds
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 15 days ago
If beds are removed from Maryport hospital, visitors would face a four-hour round trip to see relatives in Cockermouth for 20 minutes. Save Our Bed campaigners wanted to demonstrate the difficulties people without transport would face if the Success... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Margaret Wilson, of MaryportSadness touched last week's Queen of the Solway dance festival in Maryport when
Margaret Wilson, of Maryport
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 15 days ago
Sadness touched last week's Queen of the Solway dance festival in Maryport when it was announced that much loved teacher Margaret Wilson had died, aged 58. Margaret Helen Wilson, nee Mulgrew, was diagnosed with breast cancer 13 years ago. She was... Read more
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