Mark Quigley dragged "defenceless" victim Ryan Burns by the throat from a bar stool inside the Yellow Earl pub late on December 30.Read the full story ›
A 43 year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of GBH and ABH after a serious assault on Lowther Street, Whitehaven.
A 39 year-old man from the town is recovering from serious head injuries. A 26 year-old who tried to break up the fight also received minor injuries.
The attack took place at 11:42pm on December 30.
Money was being raised for various local charities with £250k being raised since it was founded.Read the full story ›
In an interview with the Sun, the men say that Stokes came to their aid by standing up to people who were abusing them.Read the full story ›
Cumbria Police are investigating the theft which happened overnight before 4:48am, on Tuesday 17 October.Read the full story ›
Runners from all over the North of England and Scotland have been in Carlisle for the half-marathonRead the full story ›
Police are appealing for help to trace a missing teenager from Whitehaven.
Leah Marie Sim, 16, was last seen on September 4 at 4.10pm, on Buttermere Avenue.
Anyone who has information about Leah is asked to call Cumbria Police on 101.
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CCTV images have been released of a number of men that Cumbria Police would like to identify in connection with disorder that happened on the evening of 16 April 2017 inside The Wellington pub in Whitehaven.
Police arrested four males. A 42-year-old and a 17-year-old from Workington and a 33-year-old and a 27-year-old from Bishop Auckland, County Durham on suspicion of affray.
Anyone who knows of the men should contact police referencing incident number 174 of 16 April 2017.
A memorial service is taking place in Whitehaven to mark the 70th anniversary of one of the worst mining disasters in the town.
104 men were killed after an explosion at William Pit. It happened at 5.40pm on 15 August 1947, two and a half miles underground.
To mark the exact moment, people will gather for a service at the site to remember those who died at 5.30 this afternoon. Tim Backshall visited Whitehaven's North Shore ahead of the service: