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WATCH: Discover the Workington to Keswick Railway in new footage

Footage of the former Workington to Keswick railway, left in a will to Derwent Railway Society, is being screened to the public tonight.

It was filmed in the 1960's by amateur filmmaker Phoebe Wallace, shortly before the line was axed.

Our reporter, Fiona Marley Paterson, has been taking a look at the forgotten railway and its special place in people's hearts:


Busy 24 hours for Cumbria Police Dogs

Two Police Dogs working for Cumbria Police have had a busy 24 hours.

Ozzy the Police Dog detained two suspects who had made off from patrols, following an incident on Tuesday evening.

A few hours later, fellow Police Dog Will managed to track a suspect who was hiding in a garden after fleeing from a stolen car.


Marmalade raises £385 for Cumbria flood funds

Credit: Sharrow Bay

A jar of marmalade has sold at auction for £385 - with 100% of the money donated to the Cumbria Community Foundation.

The condiment was made by the chefs at Sharrow Bay Hotel, in Ullswater, and was auctioned on eBay to raise funding for flood recovery.

The Fine Cut Seville Orange spread is laced with Louis Marcellin 1967 Armagnac, garnish with 22.5 carat gold leaf flakes and held together in a Cumbrian crystal jam jar.

Wigton revive their traditional market

There will be more than 20 traders at the market every Friday Credit: ITV Border

Wigton have launched a new market in the town, for the first time in three years.

The event will be held every Friday with more than 20 traders taking part.

The market is a tradition dating back 700 years.

Market brings trade, market brings people into town. It provides employment for the market people and it livens the town up."

– Alan Pitcher, Wigton Town Mayor
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