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The News and Star
Workington Town prop Kris Coward signs new one-year dealLast updated at 11:38, Friday, 04 September 2015 Workington Town have announce
Workington Town prop Kris Coward signs new one-year deal
The News and Star / Posted an hour ago
Last updated at 11:38, Friday, 04 September 2015 Workington Town have announced that prop forward Kris Coward has signed a new 12-month contract extension at Zebra Claims Stadium. The prop missed the start of the season after recovering from... Read more
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The News and Star
We can still improve says Workington Town coachLast updated at 12:28, Thursday, 03 September 2015 Workington Town head coach
We can still improve says Workington Town coach
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
Last updated at 12:28, Thursday, 03 September 2015 Workington Town head coach Phil Veivers believes there are still areas his side can improve on despite their 62-0 hammering of Doncaster. Town ran rampant, scoring 11 tries against the South... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Youngsters hit town in quest for FameNearly eight months of hard work will reach its conclusion next week as junior
Youngsters hit town in quest for Fame
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted yesterday
Nearly eight months of hard work will reach its conclusion next week as junior members of Workington and District Amateur Musical Society take to the stage in Fame The Musical. The society's Next Generation group began rehearsals in January for the... Read more
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The News and Star
Veivers 'pretty happy coach' after Workington Town destroy DoncasterLast updated at 09:18, Tuesday, 01 September 2015 A delighted Phil Veivers pai
Veivers 'pretty happy coach' after Workington Town destroy Doncaster
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
Last updated at 09:18, Tuesday, 01 September 2015 A delighted Phil Veivers paid tribute to a great defensive effort from Workington Town that saw them annihilate Doncaster yesterday. The 62-0 victory, along with Whitehaven’s defeat, leaves them... Read more
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The News and Star
Workington Town nil Doncaster whilst Whitehaven are beaten by HunsletLast updated at 17:59, Monday, 31 August 2015 Workington Town took control in
Workington Town nil Doncaster whilst Whitehaven are beaten by Hunslet
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
Last updated at 17:59, Monday, 31 August 2015 Workington Town took control in the race for fourth place in the Championship with their dominant 62-0 win over Doncaster. The result moves them three points clear of Whitehaven who were beaten by... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Tributes paid to former Rochdale Hornets legend Wally McArthur who has died aged 81Aboriginal sprinter-turned-rugby league star Wally McArthur played for the Horn
Tributes paid to former Rochdale Hornets legend Wally McArthur who has died aged 81
Manchester Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
Aboriginal sprinter-turned-rugby league star Wally McArthur played for the Hornets for 14 months between 1953 and 1955. He became a fans’ favourite, equalling the points scoring record for the club. Lifelong Hornets fan Ray Myers said at the time... Read more
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The News and Star
Phillips and Mossop sign new Workington Town dealsPublished at 10:28, Monday, 31 August 2015 Workington Town stars Brett Phillip
Phillips and Mossop sign new Workington Town deals
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
Published at 10:28, Monday, 31 August 2015 Workington Town stars Brett Phillips and Jason Mossop have signed contract extensions ahead of this afternoon’s home fixture against Doncaster. Contract extensions: Town’s Brett Phillips, above, and Jason... Read more
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The News and Star
Whitehaven boss makes three changes for Hunslet gamePublished at 10:28, Monday, 31 August 2015 Whitehaven boss James Coyle has mad
Whitehaven boss makes three changes for Hunslet game
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
Published at 10:28, Monday, 31 August 2015 Whitehaven boss James Coyle has made three changes for today's home fixture against Hunslet Hawks. Haven welcome back Dave Allen who has missed the last six weeks through injury but Scott McAvoy, below,... Read more
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The News and Star
Workington Town great Gus Risman immortalised at WembleyLast updated at 09:37, Monday, 31 August 2015 Workington Town great Gus Risman
Workington Town great Gus Risman immortalised at Wembley
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
Last updated at 09:37, Monday, 31 August 2015 Workington Town great Gus Risman has been honoured after five legends of rugby league were immortalised in bronze on a statue that was unveiled at Wembley Stadium by sports minister Tracey Crouch. The... Read more
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The News and Star
Veivers checking on Workington Town's walking woundedLast updated at 10:26, Friday, 28 August 2015 Workington Town head coach Phil
Veivers checking on Workington Town's walking wounded
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
Last updated at 10:26, Friday, 28 August 2015 Workington Town head coach Phil Veivers could be forced to make changes for Monday’s home fixture with Doncaster after a number of players picked up injuries in Sunday’s defeat to Featherstone. Callum... Read more
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The News and Star
Whitehaven's Parker ruled out for two weeksLast updated at 10:26, Friday, 28 August 2015 Whitehaven will be without star
Whitehaven's Parker ruled out for two weeks
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
Last updated at 10:26, Friday, 28 August 2015 Whitehaven will be without star centre Jessie Joe Parker for at least the next two weeks after the PNG international sprained his knee in last weekend’s fixture against Dewsbury Rams. Parker was forced... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
HomeCHARITY CHEQUE: Times & Star reporter Daniel Baker hands over a cheque for £300
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West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 8 days ago
CHARITY CHEQUE: Times & Star reporter Daniel Baker hands over a cheque for £300 from the Times & Star Charitable Trust to Workington Town Band secretary Karen Hailes, with band member Jayne Thomas and chairman John Thomas; Wednesday 26th August 2015:... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Band gets cash boost to the tune of £300Workington Town Band can continue its revival after receiving a cash boost from
Band gets cash boost to the tune of £300
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 8 days ago
Workington Town Band can continue its revival after receiving a cash boost from the Times & Star. CHARITY CHEQUE: Times & Star reporter Daniel Baker hands over a cheque for £300 from the Times & Star Charitable Trust to Workington Town Band... Read more
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The News and Star
Statue of Workington Town legend to be unveiled at Wembley StadiumLast updated at 14:56, Wednesday, 26 August 2015 Former Workington Town direct
Statue of Workington Town legend to be unveiled at Wembley Stadium
The News and Star / Posted 8 days ago
Last updated at 14:56, Wednesday, 26 August 2015 Former Workington Town director Dave Bowden has spoken of his pride ahead of the unveiling of a statue of club legend Gus Risman at Wembley Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Risman is one of five rugby... Read more
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The News and Star
Two arrested after man hurt in early morning street attackPublished at 12:45, Wednesday, 26 August 2015 Two people have been arrested af
Two arrested after man hurt in early morning street attack
The News and Star / Posted 9 days ago
Published at 12:45, Wednesday, 26 August 2015 Two people have been arrested after a man was attacked in Workington town centre on Monday morning. The 19-year-old was on his way to work around 6am when he was thrown to the ground, punched and kicked... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Pair arrested after Oxford Street attackTwo people have been arrested after a man was attacked in Workington town centr
Pair arrested after Oxford Street attack
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 9 days ago
Two people have been arrested after a man was attacked in Workington town centre on Monday morning. The 19-year-old was in his way to work around 6am when he was thrown to the ground, punched and kicked in the area between Enterprise Rent-a-Car and... Read more
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The News and Star
Whitehaven's Calvert: We can win Championship ShieldLast updated at 10:58, Wednesday, 26 August 2015 Whitehaven winger Craig Calve
Whitehaven's Calvert: We can win Championship Shield
The News and Star / Posted 9 days ago
Last updated at 10:58, Wednesday, 26 August 2015 Whitehaven winger Craig Calvert believes that his side could go on and win the Championship Shield if they can overhaul their rivals Workington Town in the table and finish in the final play-off... Read more
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The News and Star
Veivers talking to Workington Town players about next seasonLast updated at 14:17, Tuesday, 25 August 2015 Workington Town head coach Phil
Veivers talking to Workington Town players about next season
The News and Star / Posted 9 days ago
Last updated at 14:17, Tuesday, 25 August 2015 Workington Town head coach Phil Veivers says he hopes to speak to the remainder of his squad this week in preparation for the 2016 season. The Town boss told News & Star Sport that discussions with... Read more
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The News and Star
Coyle joy as Whitehaven fight back to beat DewsburyLast updated at 10:15, Monday, 24 August 2015 Whitehaven head coach James Coyl
Coyle joy as Whitehaven fight back to beat Dewsbury
The News and Star / Posted 11 days ago
Last updated at 10:15, Monday, 24 August 2015 Whitehaven head coach James Coyle says he is delighted to have picked up two wins from three at the start of their Super 8s campaign after yesterday’s 42-30 win over Dewsbury Rams. Haven have taken four... Read more
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The News and Star
Workington Town lose first game in six; unveil new signingLast updated at 08:57, Monday, 24 August 2015 Workington Town slipped to their
Workington Town lose first game in six; unveil new signing
The News and Star / Posted 11 days ago
Last updated at 08:57, Monday, 24 August 2015 Workington Town slipped to their first defeat in six games – but unveiled a new signing for the 2016 season. Declan Hulme, the 22-year-old centre/wing, who has spent time with both Town and Whitehaven... Read more
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The News and Star
Dad's plea after son badly hurt in bike accidentPublished at 13:34, Saturday, 22 August 2015 A Workington dad, whose son was f
Dad's plea after son badly hurt in bike accident
The News and Star / Posted 12 days ago
Published at 13:34, Saturday, 22 August 2015 A Workington dad, whose son was flown to hospital after falling off his bike near a playground, is appealing for a fence to be extended to prevent accidents. Andrew Partridge, eight, of Walls Road, was... Read more
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The News and Star
Beating Featherstone would secure Workington Town's Championship statusLast updated at 11:51, Saturday, 22 August 2015 Workington Town head coach Phi
Beating Featherstone would secure Workington Town's Championship status
The News and Star / Posted 13 days ago
Last updated at 11:51, Saturday, 22 August 2015 Workington Town head coach Phil Veivers says there has been no focus on his side’s previous fixtures against this weekend’s opponents Featherstone Rovers ahead of their Championship Shield meeting... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Bank holiday fashion showEdison Lighthouse, a fashion show and assault course will liven up Workington t
Bank holiday fashion show
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 13 days ago
Edison Lighthouse, a fashion show and assault course will liven up Workington town centre next weekend. Local models will strut their stuff on the catwalk at the event, under the Hub, on Saturday August 29. Organisers Maryport Festivals Limited... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
'This must not happen to anyone else's child'A Workington dad, whose son was flown to hospital after falling off his bike ne
'This must not happen to anyone else's child'
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 14 days ago
A Workington dad, whose son was flown to hospital after falling off his bike near a playground, is appealing for a fence to be extended to prevent accidents. Andrew Partridge, eight, of Walls Road, was airlifted to the Royal Victoria Infirmary in... Read more
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The News and Star
Miller wants Workington Town to avenge Featherstone defeatsLast updated at 10:31, Friday, 21 August 2015 Workington Town winger Elliott M
Miller wants Workington Town to avenge Featherstone defeats
The News and Star / Posted 14 days ago
Last updated at 10:31, Friday, 21 August 2015 Workington Town winger Elliott Miller says he and his team-mates are ready for payback this weekend as they prepare to welcome Featherstone Rovers to Zebra Claims Stadium Rovers ran out as easy 52-0... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Boy, 8, back home after falling off bikeA WORKINGTON dad, whose son was flown to hospital after falling off his bike ne
Boy, 8, back home after falling off bike
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 14 days ago
A WORKINGTON dad, whose son was flown to hospital after falling off his bike near a playground, is appealing for a fence to be extended to prevent accidents. Andrew Partridge, eight, of Walls Road, was airlifted to the Royal Victoria Infirmary in... Read more
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The News and Star
Dual-reg not been good for me, says Workington Town's CarterLast updated at 11:13, Thursday, 20 August 2015 Workington Town winger Brett C
Dual-reg not been good for me, says Workington Town's Carter
The News and Star / Posted 15 days ago
Last updated at 11:13, Thursday, 20 August 2015 Workington Town winger Brett Carter is enjoying life in the first-team after a spell on the sidelines while the club used players from Wigan Warriors on dual-registration. Carter has made just 14... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Plans for miners memorialA prominent Workington pithead could be transformed into a memorial to the area
Plans for miners memorial
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 15 days ago
A prominent Workington pithead could be transformed into a memorial to the area's miners. Jane Pit in Workington pic Tom Kay Wednesday 19th August 2015 50079559T000.JPG The project, which is being led by Workington town council, would see lighting... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Music under the HubShoppers will have music in Workington town centre on Saturday. Andy Hughes wi
Music under the Hub
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 15 days ago
Shoppers will have music in Workington town centre on Saturday. Andy Hughes will perform under The Hub from 1pm to 3pm. Andy, based in Cumbria and Scotland, plays a mix of covers and original material using guitar, loop-pedal and whatever else he... Read more
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The News and Star
Akehurst 'chuffed' with first try for Workington TownLast updated at 11:34, Wednesday, 19 August 2015 Workington Town centre Scott
Akehurst 'chuffed' with first try for Workington Town
The News and Star / Posted 16 days ago
Last updated at 11:34, Wednesday, 19 August 2015 Workington Town centre Scott Akehurst says he was relieved to overcome initial nerves as he picked up his first try for the club in Sunday’s 22-18 win over Hunslet Hawks. Akehurst was called into the... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
detailedstoryShoppers will have music in Workington town centre on Saturday. Andy Hughes wi
detailedstory
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 16 days ago
Shoppers will have music in Workington town centre on Saturday. Andy Hughes will perform under The Hub from 1pm to 3pm. Andy, based in Cumbria and Scotland, plays a mix of covers and original material using guitar, loop-pedal and whatever else he... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Shining stars are helping secure Salford Red Devils' Super League statusSalford Red Devils are in the box seat to preserve their Super League status an
Shining stars are helping secure Salford Red Devils' Super League status
Manchester Evening News / Posted 17 days ago
Salford Red Devils are in the box seat to preserve their Super League status and former coach Phil Veivers says the club’s high profile stars have stepped up to the plate when it mattered. The mercurial Rangi Chase stamped his class on the win over... Read more
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The News and Star
Fryer: Workington Town players will learn Hunslet lessonLast updated at 09:30, Tuesday, 18 August 2015 Workington Town vice-chairman M
Fryer: Workington Town players will learn Hunslet lesson
The News and Star / Posted 17 days ago
Last updated at 09:30, Tuesday, 18 August 2015 Workington Town vice-chairman Mark Fryer insists Hunslet’s fight-back will stand his players in good stead for Sunday’s clash against Featherstone Rovers. Town were cruising 22-6 at the interval but... Read more
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chroniclelive
Ben Stokes' parents tell of the 'loveable rogue' who has dazzled international cricketGed Stokes, a rugby league coach from New Zealand, moved his family from Christ
Ben Stokes' parents tell of the 'loveable rogue' who has dazzled international cricket
chroniclelive / Posted 17 days ago
Ged Stokes, a rugby league coach from New Zealand, moved his family from Christchurch to the UK in 2003 when he became head coach of Workington Town rugby league club. Ben was 11 going on 12 and had already developed a passion for cricket. Ged, who... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Family fun dayAround 300 youngsters and their families enjoyed a family fun day in Workington
Family fun day
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 18 days ago
Around 300 youngsters and their families enjoyed a family fun day in Workington at the weekend. Dancing demonstrations, fairy wing making and a falconry display were part of the family fun day at the town's leisure centre. Children could challenge... Read more
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The News and Star
Workington Town win again but Veivers unhappy with scrappy performanceLast updated at 09:04, Monday, 17 August 2015 Workington Town head coach Phil
Workington Town win again but Veivers unhappy with scrappy performance
The News and Star / Posted 18 days ago
Last updated at 09:04, Monday, 17 August 2015 Workington Town head coach Phil Veivers was less than impressed with his side’s performance in yesterday’s 22-18 win over Hunslet Hawks. Town were 22-6 up at half-time but allowed the Hawks to come back... Read more
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The News and Star
Workington Town hang on against Hunslet Hawks to make it five wins in a rowLast updated at 16:45, Sunday, 16 August 2015 Workington Town picked up their
Workington Town hang on against Hunslet Hawks to make it five wins in a row
The News and Star / Posted 18 days ago
Last updated at 16:45, Sunday, 16 August 2015 Workington Town picked up their fifth win in a row and moved three points clear of Whitehaven in the race for the Championship Shield play-offs with a 22-18 victory over Hunslet. Town took the lead in... Read more
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The News and Star
Workington Town vs Hunslet Hawks - half-timeLast updated at 15:52, Sunday, 16 August 2015 Workington Town lead Hunslet Haw
Workington Town vs Hunslet Hawks - half-time
The News and Star / Posted 18 days ago
Last updated at 15:52, Sunday, 16 August 2015 Workington Town lead Hunslet Hawks 22-6 at half-time in this afternoon's Super 8s fixture at South Leeds Stadium. Town took the lead in the first minute through Brett Carter but Hunslet hit back with a... Read more
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The News and Star
Workington Town vs Hunslet Hawks - team newsPublished at 14:49, Sunday, 16 August 2015 Workington Town head coach Phil Vei
Workington Town vs Hunslet Hawks - team news
The News and Star / Posted 18 days ago
Published at 14:49, Sunday, 16 August 2015 Workington Town head coach Phil Veivers has made three changes to his side for this afternoon's Super 8s fixture at Hunslet Hawks. Sam Forrester is in at full-back for the injured Jack Murphy and Scott... Read more
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The News and Star
Workington Town coach to ring the changes for Hunslet gameLast updated at 10:32, Saturday, 15 August 2015 Workington Town head coach Phi
Workington Town coach to ring the changes for Hunslet game
The News and Star / Posted 20 days ago
Last updated at 10:32, Saturday, 15 August 2015 Workington Town head coach Phil Veivers is set to make a number of changes to his side for tomorrow’s trip to Hunslet Hawks. Full-back Jack Murphy and second-row Alex Szostak are unavailable for this... Read more
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The News and Star
Spirits high ahead of Hunslet game, says Workington Town's ShackleyLast updated at 09:51, Friday, 14 August 2015 Workington Town prop Marc Shackl
Spirits high ahead of Hunslet game, says Workington Town's Shackley
The News and Star / Posted 21 days ago
Last updated at 09:51, Friday, 14 August 2015 Workington Town prop Marc Shackley insists that his side’s winning run has made all the difference and that spirits are high ahead of this weekend’s game against Hunslet Hawks. Town played the Hawks on... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Boxing club opensAround 100 people attended an open day at Workington's boxing club. Workington
Boxing club opens
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 21 days ago
Around 100 people attended an open day at Workington's boxing club. Workington Town Boys' And Girls' Club opened its doors last Saturday at the town's Moorclose campus. The club relocated from Bolton Street to Workington Leisure Centre five years... Read more
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The News and Star
Workington Town chief: We're happy to work with WhitehavenLast updated at 13:57, Thursday, 13 August 2015 Workington Town vice-chairman
Workington Town chief: We're happy to work with Whitehaven
The News and Star / Posted 21 days ago
Last updated at 13:57, Thursday, 13 August 2015 Workington Town vice-chairman Mark Fryer says that the club is happy to work in collaboration with Whitehaven for the future of rugby league in west Cumbria. Fryer’s comments come in the wake of the... Read more
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The News and Star
Rapley Report dismissed as 'a distraction' by Whitehaven chairmanLast updated at 13:52, Thursday, 13 August 2015 Whitehaven chairman Tommy Todd
Rapley Report dismissed as 'a distraction' by Whitehaven chairman
The News and Star / Posted 21 days ago
Last updated at 13:52, Thursday, 13 August 2015 Whitehaven chairman Tommy Todd says the club’s board is pleased that there is no overt recommendation of a merger within the Rapley Report. The report, published yesterday, highlights three possible... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Boxing club Moorclose opensAround 100 people attended an open day at Workington's boxing club. Workington
Boxing club Moorclose opens
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 21 days ago
Around 100 people attended an open day at Workington's boxing club. Workington Town Boys' And Girls' Club opened its doors last Saturday at the town's Moorclose campus. The club relocated from Bolton Street to Workington Leisure Centre five years... Read more
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Whitehaven News
No Haven/Town merger on the cards - reportTHE future of West Cumbrian rugby league does not involve merging fierce rivals
No Haven/Town merger on the cards - report
Whitehaven News / Posted 22 days ago
THE future of West Cumbrian rugby league does not involve merging fierce rivals Whitehaven and Workington Town. Whitehaven's Louis Jouffret on a charge against Dewsbury in their recent clash at the Recreation ground That is the view of Olympic... Read more
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The News and Star
Rapley Report: Merger of Whitehaven and Workington 'best way forward'Last updated at 12:57, Wednesday, 12 August 2015 A merger of Whitehaven and Wo
Rapley Report: Merger of Whitehaven and Workington 'best way forward'
The News and Star / Posted 22 days ago
Last updated at 12:57, Wednesday, 12 August 2015 A merger of Whitehaven and Workington Town offers the best chance for professional rugby league to prosper in west Cumbria. That is the conclusion of the long-awaited Rapley Report which follows an... Read more
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The News and Star
Rapley Report: Merger of Workington and Whitehaven 'best way forward'Last updated at 12:13, Wednesday, 12 August 2015 A merger of Whitehaven and Wo
Rapley Report: Merger of Workington and Whitehaven 'best way forward'
The News and Star / Posted 23 days ago
Last updated at 12:13, Wednesday, 12 August 2015 A merger of Whitehaven and Workington Town offers the best chance for professional rugby league to prosper in west Cumbria. That is the conclusion of the long-awaited Rapley Report which follows an... Read more
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The News and Star
Workington Town's Mossop warns over Hunslet threatLast updated at 11:21, Wednesday, 12 August 2015 Workington Town centre Jason
Workington Town's Mossop warns over Hunslet threat
The News and Star / Posted 23 days ago
Last updated at 11:21, Wednesday, 12 August 2015 Workington Town centre Jason Mossop insists he and his team-mates will not be underestimating Hunslet Hawks ahead of their Championship Shield clash on Sunday. Town beat Hunslet 30-6 in the final... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Family fun day plansA free family fun day will be held in Workington tomorrow. The event, organise
Family fun day plans
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 23 days ago
A free family fun day will be held in Workington tomorrow. The event, organised by Workington Town Council and South Workington Youth Partnership, will take place at Furness Road recreation ground, Moorclose, between 1pm and 4pm. Earlier this... Read more
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