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The News and Star
Workington Town's Mattinson given chance to prove fitnessWORKINGTON Town head coach Phil Veivers will give captain Graeme Mattinson an o
Workington Town's Mattinson given chance to prove fitness
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
WORKINGTON Town head coach Phil Veivers will give captain Graeme Mattinson an opportunity to prove his fitness on Sunday ahead of this weekend's game against Sheffield Eagles. Mattinson is recovering from shoulder surgery which he had in the... Read more
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The News and Star
Workington Town coach wants flying start to new seasonWorkington Town head coach Phil Veivers wants to see his side right the wrongs
Workington Town coach wants flying start to new season
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
Workington Town head coach Phil Veivers wants to see his side right the wrongs of the last two years and make a flying start to the 2016 season. In the last two seasons, Town have made slow starts to the year only to then string results together and... Read more
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The News and Star
Workington Town's Whiteley on a missionWorkington Town utility man Perry Whiteley says he wants to make right the disa
Workington Town's Whiteley on a mission
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
Workington Town utility man Perry Whiteley says he wants to make right the disappointment of last season in 2016. Whiteley joined Town before the 2015 season after a stint in Australia and made 22 appearances during the year. "Last year a bit... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Tributes to deputy mayor Bill BaconTributes have been paid to William Bacon, deputy mayor of Allerdale, who has di
Tributes to deputy mayor Bill Bacon
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 5 days ago
Tributes have been paid to William Bacon, deputy mayor of Allerdale, who has died at the age of 80. As well as performing his official and council duties, Councillor Bacon, known as Bill, helped to raise hundreds of thousands of pounds for charity... Read more
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The News and Star
Coward: Workington Town ready for Sheffield testWorkington Town prop forward Kris Coward believes his side are well prepared fo
Coward: Workington Town ready for Sheffield test
The News and Star / Posted 5 days ago
Workington Town prop forward Kris Coward believes his side are well prepared for this weekend's Championship opener against Sheffield Eagles. Town welcome the Eagles to Zebra Claims Stadium on Sunday for round one of the new season and, although the... Read more
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The News and Star
Whitehaven coach set to decide on trialist DobsonWhitehaven head coach James Coyle says that the club will make a decision on tr
Whitehaven coach set to decide on trialist Dobson
The News and Star / Posted 5 days ago
Whitehaven head coach James Coyle says that the club will make a decision on trialist Peter Dobson's future this week. Dobson has been in training with the club during pre-season and made his debut appearance in Sunday's 26-4 win over Newcastle... Read more
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The News and Star
Workington Town prop: I'm in the shape of my lifeWorkington Town prop forward Ryan Verlinden says he is in the 'shape of his lif
Workington Town prop: I'm in the shape of my life
The News and Star / Posted 8 days ago
Workington Town prop forward Ryan Verlinden says he is in the 'shape of his life' and ready for the Championship to start next weekend. The 28-year-old arrived in the UK earlier this week and although he has missed out on pre-season with Town, he... Read more
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The News and Star
Whitehaven ace pleased with display after return from injuryJohn Paul Brocklebank has said that nothing was going to stop him making his re
Whitehaven ace pleased with display after return from injury
The News and Star / Posted 8 days ago
John Paul Brocklebank has said that nothing was going to stop him making his return from injury in Saturday's Ike Southward Memorial Trophy game. The Haven half-back made his first appearance since May last year as his side beat local rivals... Read more
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The News and Star
Verlinden joins former team-mates at Workington TownWORKINGTON Town's Ryan Verlinden is relishing the prospect of stepping out onto
Verlinden joins former team-mates at Workington Town
The News and Star / Posted 9 days ago
WORKINGTON Town's Ryan Verlinden is relishing the prospect of stepping out onto the field with childhood friends Jarrod Sammut and Latu Fifita when the 2016 Championship season starts. The Aussie, who landed in Workington this week, grew up with... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
West House to move to MoorcloseA West Cumbrian charity has an ambitious £130,000 scheme to transform a vacant
West House to move to Moorclose
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 9 days ago
A West Cumbrian charity has an ambitious £130,000 scheme to transform a vacant Workington building into a new centre. West House, which supports adults and children with learning disabilities, has announced its plans to relocate to the former sixth... Read more
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The News and Star
Rooney joy after return to action with Workington TownWorkington Town prop forward Dan Rooney says he is delighted to be back in acti
Rooney joy after return to action with Workington Town
The News and Star / Posted 10 days ago
Workington Town prop forward Dan Rooney says he is delighted to be back in action after missing all but one game of the 2015 Championship season. Rooney has recovered from surgery on his shoulder and taken part in both of Town's pre-season... Read more
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The News and Star
Whitehaven agree Newcastle Thunder request for friendlyWHITEHAVEN have stepped in at the 11th hour to organise a pre-season friendly a
Whitehaven agree Newcastle Thunder request for friendly
The News and Star / Posted 11 days ago
WHITEHAVEN have stepped in at the 11th hour to organise a pre-season friendly against Newcastle Thunder on Sunday night, kick-off 5.45pm. Thunder were originally scheduled to play Workington on Saturday evening, but Town cancelled the friendly to... Read more
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The News and Star
Hulme fit and raring to go for Workington TownWORKINGTON Town centre Declan Hulme says he is ready to go for the start of the
Hulme fit and raring to go for Workington Town
The News and Star / Posted 11 days ago
WORKINGTON Town centre Declan Hulme says he is ready to go for the start of the Championship after making a full recovery from injury. Hulme fractured his ankle while on dual-registration with Whitehaven last season but has since made two pre-season... Read more
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The News and Star
Whitehaven face tough decisions after victory over Workington TownWhitehaven head coach James Coyle says there are now some tough decisions to ma
Whitehaven face tough decisions after victory over Workington Town
The News and Star / Posted 12 days ago
Whitehaven head coach James Coyle says there are now some tough decisions to make ahead of his side’s first Championship game against Halifax in a fortnight’s time. Haven regained the Ike Southward Memorial Trophy with a 12-6 win against bitter... Read more
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The News and Star
Welcome to the News & Star's new-look websiteIf you've logged on and wondered where you are, don't worry... it's still the N
Welcome to the News & Star's new-look website
The News and Star / Posted 12 days ago
If you've logged on and wondered where you are, don't worry... it's still the News & Star. We've had a major facelift. This, though, is just the start and you'll see the site develop further over the coming months as we aim to deliver a better... Read more
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The News and Star
Whitehaven face tough decisions after victory over Workington TownLast updated at 07:27, Monday, 25 January 2016 Whitehaven head coach James Coy
Whitehaven face tough decisions after victory over Workington Town
The News and Star / Posted 13 days ago
Last updated at 07:27, Monday, 25 January 2016 Whitehaven head coach James Coyle says there are now some tough decisions to make ahead of his side’s first Championship game against Halifax in a fortnight’s time. Haven regained the Ike Southward... Read more
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The News and Star
Whitehaven beat Workington Town to win back the Ike Southward Memorial TrophyLast updated at 21:12, Saturday, 23 January 2016 Whitehaven regained the Ike S
Whitehaven beat Workington Town to win back the Ike Southward Memorial Trophy
The News and Star / Posted 14 days ago
Last updated at 21:12, Saturday, 23 January 2016 Whitehaven regained the Ike Southward Memorial Trophy as they beat Workington Town 12-6 in their annual pre-season fixture. It's Haven's first win in the west Cumbrian derby in seven attempts and... Read more
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The News and Star
Workington Town's Stack ruled out of Whitehaven gameLast updated at 10:20, Saturday, 23 January 2016 Workington Town head coach Ph
Workington Town's Stack ruled out of Whitehaven game
The News and Star / Posted 15 days ago
Last updated at 10:20, Saturday, 23 January 2016 Workington Town head coach Phil Veivers has made just one change to his side for today’s pre-season derby fixture against Whitehaven. Jarrad Stack, who picked up a rib injury in last weekend’s game... Read more
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The News and Star
McAvoy: We're ready for Workington Town challengeLast updated at 09:28, Friday, 22 January 2016 Whitehaven captain Scott McAvoy
McAvoy: We're ready for Workington Town challenge
The News and Star / Posted 16 days ago
Last updated at 09:28, Friday, 22 January 2016 Whitehaven captain Scott McAvoy believes his side are ready to turn a corner this weekend as he and his teammates prepare for their pre-season friendly against Workington Town. Haven welcome Town to... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Plans to tackle anti-social behaviour in WorkingtonPlans to install £5,000 gates at a Workington town centre spot to tackle anti-s
Plans to tackle anti-social behaviour in Workington
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 16 days ago
Plans to install £5,000 gates at a Workington town centre spot to tackle anti-social behaviour are taking a step forward. Anti-social behaviour and criminal damage caused by youths are being tackled in the back lanes off Murray Road Workington Town... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Ernie, 93, signs up for 68th Haven seasonERNIE Rothery took his place in the Kells End for Whitehaven Rugby League Club'
Ernie, 93, signs up for 68th Haven season
Whitehaven News / Posted 17 days ago
ERNIE Rothery took his place in the Kells End for Whitehaven Rugby League Club's historic first game in 1948. In front of 9,000 fans in the torrential rain, Haven enjoyed a 5-0 victory against opponents Hull. LOYAL: Ernie Rothery has been going to... Read more
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The News and Star
Forrester eyeing permanent place in Workington Town sideLast updated at 08:38, Thursday, 21 January 2016 Workington Town winger Sam Fo
Forrester eyeing permanent place in Workington Town side
The News and Star / Posted 17 days ago
Last updated at 08:38, Thursday, 21 January 2016 Workington Town winger Sam Forrester hopes that the try he scored against Barrow last weekend will be the first of many as he looks to claim a permanent spot in the side. The former Maryport amateur... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Volunteers call after Barrow Raiders wall takes a batteringBARROW Raiders are facing a bill which could be thousands of pounds after a clu
Volunteers call after Barrow Raiders wall takes a battering
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 17 days ago
BARROW Raiders are facing a bill which could be thousands of pounds after a club wall took a battering from Storm Frank. AT WORK The Barrow Raiders wall at the Duke Street end being demolished after hoarding was battered earlier this week by the... Read more
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The News and Star
Workington Town star a 'better player' for new seasonLast updated at 07:39, Wednesday, 20 January 2016 Workington Town half-back Ja
Workington Town star a 'better player' for new season
The News and Star / Posted 18 days ago
Last updated at 07:39, Wednesday, 20 January 2016 Workington Town half-back Jamie Doran says he is much better prepared for this season compared to last after spending a full year with the club. Doran was a late addition to Phil Veivers’ squad in... Read more
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The News and Star
Whitehaven's Miller out to prove a point against Workington TownLast updated at 07:36, Wednesday, 20 January 2016 Whitehaven Director of Rugby
Whitehaven's Miller out to prove a point against Workington Town
The News and Star / Posted 18 days ago
Last updated at 07:36, Wednesday, 20 January 2016 Whitehaven Director of Rugby James Robinson believes that new signing Elliot Miller will want to prove a point against his former side Workington in this weekend’s pre-season derby fixture. Miller... Read more
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The News and Star
First time seeing snow for new Workington Town aceLast updated at 12:14, Tuesday, 19 January 2016 Before this weekend, Workingto
First time seeing snow for new Workington Town ace
The News and Star / Posted 19 days ago
Last updated at 12:14, Tuesday, 19 January 2016 Before this weekend, Workington Town prop Oliver Gordon had never seen snow. Yet he found himself running out for the first time in a Workington Town shirt onto a wintry pitch at Barrow’s Craven... Read more
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The News and Star
Snow time for new Town star OliverLast updated at 11:51, Tuesday, 19 January 2016 Before this weekend, Workingto
Snow time for new Town star Oliver
The News and Star / Posted 19 days ago
Last updated at 11:51, Tuesday, 19 January 2016 Before this weekend, Workington Town prop Oliver Gordon had never seen snow. New experience: Town’s Aussie signing Oliver Gordon, left, in the Barrow snow Yet he found himself running out for the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Ben Stokes: ‘I can concentrate for four or five hours in the middle - but I can't listen to a team-talk for more than 15 minutes’Ben was born in Christchurch and lived in Wellington, moving to England aged 12
Ben Stokes: ‘I can concentrate for four or five hours in the middle - but I can't listen to a team-talk for more than 15 minutes’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
Ben was born in Christchurch and lived in Wellington, moving to England aged 12 when his dad Ged became the coach of Workington Town rugby league team. “We had 10 years in Christchurch and two in Wellington. I remember going to rugby training with... Read more
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The News and Star
Draw keeps Workington Town on track for new seasonLast updated at 07:24, Monday, 18 January 2016 Workington Town head coach Phil
Draw keeps Workington Town on track for new season
The News and Star / Posted 20 days ago
Last updated at 07:24, Monday, 18 January 2016 Workington Town head coach Phil Veivers says that yesterday’s 10-10 draw with Barrow Raiders served its purpose as part of his side’s preparation for the 2016 Championship season. Town led 10-4 for the... Read more
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The News and Star
Veivers names Workington Town squad for Barrow friendlyLast updated at 10:42, Saturday, 16 January 2016 Workington Town head coach Ph
Veivers names Workington Town squad for Barrow friendly
The News and Star / Posted 22 days ago
Last updated at 10:42, Saturday, 16 January 2016 Workington Town head coach Phil Veivers has named an 18-man squad for tomorrow’s pre-season friendly against Barrow Raiders. New signings Oliver Gordon and Declan Hulme will be making their first... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Plans to improve Northside allotmentsPlans have been revealed to improve a Workington allotment site which has becom
Plans to improve Northside allotments
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 23 days ago
Plans have been revealed to improve a Workington allotment site which has become a "blight". Mark Carruthers, of Workington, looks over proposed plans for Siddick Ponds, with Groundwork NE & Cumbria senior project officer Stella Kent, at Northside... Read more
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The News and Star
Whitehaven rolling out the big guns for derby gameLast updated at 07:49, Wednesday, 13 January 2016 Whitehaven head coach James
Whitehaven rolling out the big guns for derby game
The News and Star / Posted 25 days ago
Last updated at 07:49, Wednesday, 13 January 2016 Whitehaven head coach James Coyle says he is likely to play what he believes to be his strongest starting 13 in next weekend’s friendly with Workington Town. Haven host Town in the 2016 Ike... Read more
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The News and Star
Barrow clash all part of pre-season training, says Workington Town coachLast updated at 07:42, Tuesday, 12 January 2016 Workington Town head coach Phi
Barrow clash all part of pre-season training, says Workington Town coach
The News and Star / Posted 26 days ago
Last updated at 07:42, Tuesday, 12 January 2016 Workington Town head coach Phil Veivers says he won’t be reading too much into the result of this weekend’s pre-season fixture with Barrow Raiders. Town kick off their pre-season campaign with a trip... Read more
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The News and Star
Mossop: Competition fierce for Workington Town placesLast updated at 12:29, Saturday, 09 January 2016 Workington Town centre Jason
Mossop: Competition fierce for Workington Town places
The News and Star / Posted 29 days ago
Last updated at 12:29, Saturday, 09 January 2016 Workington Town centre Jason Mossop expects competition for places to be fierce as the squad prepares for its first pre-season fixture next Sunday. Town travel to face Paul Crarey’s Barrow Raiders... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Ben Stokes: 'I hope I've cheered up Cockermouth'Record-breaking cricketer Ben Stokes said he hopes he has boosted morale in Coc
Ben Stokes: 'I hope I've cheered up Cockermouth'
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 30 days ago
Record-breaking cricketer Ben Stokes said he hopes he has boosted morale in Cockermouth following the town's recent flooding. England cricket star Ben Stokes, right, with Geoff Bartle, club secretary of Cockermouth Golf Club, outside the Cockermouth... Read more

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