British Steel had been seeking financial support from the Government, saying it faced a number of Brexit related issues.Read the full story ›
Rugby chiefs have prepared a World Cup 'plan B' in case new Workington stadium is delayed.Read the full story ›
Plans have been lodged for a new stadium in Workington that will host 2021 Rugby League World Cup matches.Read the full story ›
The Rugby League World Cup is coming to West Cumbria after Workington was announced as one of the host venues.Read the full story ›
Owner, Laura Morgan, was 'forced to admit defeat' due to financial problems.Read the full story ›
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Workington Comets ended the most successful season in the team's history in triumph last night by winning the Championship Shield at Derwent Park.
The victory over Lakeside Hammers wrapped up a historic treble with the Comets having already won the Knockout Cup and Championship.
They overcame a two point deficit from the first leg to run out comfortable 98-82 winners on their home track.
Tess the dog has died after being bitten by a snake in Workington.
People are advised to keep their dogs on a lead when walking them near long grass.
It’s the second attack in Cumbria in a week.
Shane Fletcher, 20, from Workington, is accused of keeping a diary with instructions on how to make napalm and pipe bombs.Read the full story ›
Police say there is "no perceived threat" to staff or pupils at a school in Workington, after a 15-year-old boy was arrested.
A malicious communications investigation is underway, after threats of an attack at the school were allegedly made.
34-year-old Christopher Peck was involved in a head-on crash with a drunk driver. His funeral has taken place in his hometown, Workington.Read the full story ›