Border Whitehaven

Whitehaven pub fined £1,000 for failing to close at 10pm

Officers issued the penalty at The Packhorse, in Whitehaven, on Tuesday after it failed to acknowledge the 10pm curfew.

Climate change protestors welcome government u-turn on Northumberland mine

Climate change campaigners in West Cumbria say the Government's decision to stop a coal mine in Northumberland could be a huge turning point in their fight to stop the first deep coal mine being built in the UK for 30 years off the coast of Whitehaven.

Men jailed for harvesting massive cannabis farm in Whitehaven

Two Albanian men who admitted farming cannabis potentially worth more than half a million pounds in Whitehaven's former main post office have been jailed.