A jury in the trial of four schoolboys who deny raping a 15-year-old girl in Workington has been discharged.Read the full story ›
A major UK company has been fined £1.2 million after a man was crushed to death at a depot in Workington.Read the full story ›
A boy accused of involvement in a sex attack on a teenage girl has admitted to jurors he lied to police - but insisted: "I didn't rape her."Read the full story ›
One of four schoolboys accused of "gang-raping" a 15-year-old girl in Workington has given evidence to a jury.Read the full story ›
Four schoolboys accused of "gang-raping" a 15-year-old girl in a Workington field have gone on trial.Read the full story ›
A new sports hall costing more than £1million has opened at a school in Workington. The area's MP visited along with para athlete Simon Lawson for its official opening. Our reporter Graham Stothard was there:
A man has been charged with attempted murder after a stabbing in Workington.
It happened inside a house in Derwent Street in Workington. A 44-year-old man was taken to hospital with wounds to his head and body. He has since been released.
The Police say they have charged 37-year-old James Hawman with attempted murder. He is due to appear before magistrates in Workington.
Police are growing concerned about a 41-year-old man who is missing from Workington.
James Benson was last seen yesterday (27 September) at 12:25pm in the town centre.
He is described as white, 5'11", and of slim build with short black hair and full sleeve tattoos on both arms.
He may be driving a red Ford Transit, registration number: FV04 GZP.
Police are appealing for anyone with information to get in touch by calling 101.
Members of the public will also have the chance to take a vintage bus down to the Port to see the new £2m lifeboat the Dorothy May White.Read the full story ›
A man who allowed dealers to sell illegal drugs from his Workington home has been spared immediate prison.Read the full story ›