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From our reporter JASON RUSHWORTH Storms such as Dennis, Gertrude and Ciara have taken their toll on Walney Island in recent years. However, not all storms are bad. The fantastic nature reserves such as Ravenglass and Eskmeals have survived quite well by almost embracing the natural shifting sands that these storms create. Further up the road, […]

FROM OUR REPORTER  JASON RUSHWORTH Locals have been reacting online today, to the new proposed tidal Bridge linking the Cumbrian Coast. At Prime ministers Questions today it was claimed the new green highway incorporating tidal energy would befitting communities from Barrow to Workington. Simon Fell MP for Barrow and Furness restated his ambition to see […]

From our reporter JASON RUSHWORTH We can expect two new faces around the Barrow Marine terminal very soon. Bright eyes and bushy tailed and ready to start a life of discovery. That’s what awaits two lucky apprentices to International Nuclear Services (INS). Today the call went out to start shortlisting for two lucky local school leavers […]

From our reporter JASON RUSHWORTH The big place has now moved towards a business as usual state, as they launch a new internal vacancy web page which is accessible for all employees with or without network access. This will ensure that opportunities are visible and transparent to the whole of our workforce. Employees who are currently on maternity or paternity […]

From our reporter JASON RUSHWORTH A group of neighbours from in Seaton Workington, have made the best of their lock down period today by organising a socially distant exercise class! The Braeside and Seaton Keep Fitter’s have now backed Hospice at Home West Cumbria, by purchasing branded t-shirts to wear during their new daily work-out in the street. Organiser Barbara MacLeod told St […]

From our reporter JASON RUSHWORTH. Lamplugh Lasses have been showing how to enjoy the lakes responsibly. Members of Lamplugh Women’s Institute Cumbria have begun holding weekly walks around our part of the world today, while still observing social distancing. They have just completed the first of many walks to boost ladies mental and physical health before the weather changes this weekend. The Institutes national events have […]

From our reporter JASON RUSHWORTH Many people in Copeland have discovered cycling and walking in recent months. As such Whitehaven is to get a share of a government hand out to encourage us all to get on our bikes. The government tells St Bees radio today in a freedom of information request – that it has asked local authorities in our county to make […]

by our reporter JASON RUSHWORTH If your looking at your bins and recycling today and thinking where’s the bin man; well Copeland Borough council say they are experiencing delays with their recycling collections today. They will return either tomorrow or the following day for any missed collections in Whitehaven, Egremont and Distington. A full list of affected streets is at They are also aware […]

From our reporter JASON RUSHWORTH No need to panic folks its just the ‘White watch crews’ from Whitehaven and Workington taking part in vital Breathing Apparatus training today!Our local Fire and rescue service take time out on a regular basis to practice practice practice. The West Cumbria fire and rescue service trains its personnel to operate in dynamic and at […]

FROM OUR REPORTER  JASON RUSHWORTH Lads from Frizington and Distington have got together to make a difference this month. Gary Hewer and Ryan Dodgson are part of the Rugby playing community in our part of the world, and wanted to see what sport could do to help West Cumbria Mental Health at this time. Whitehaven RL and Workington Town […]