The usual monthly meeting of the Gas Committee was held at the harbour
Office on Tuesday afternoon last. Mr. MANDLE presided, and other members present
The Clerk produced applications and ...
MALE INFANT FOUND. An inquest has been held in the hamlet of Greenham, near
Newbury, on the body of a male infant found in a pond, wrapped in a portion
of a dress. The result of a post-mortem examination showed that the child
had been strangled by
LORD BROUGHAM AND THE WHIGS.
It remains true that BROUGHAM was more than a Whig, that the Whigs felt it, and that he never pulled well in harness with them.
The circumstance was due partly to his defects. Though, in an emergency he worked for his p...
LOCAL & DISTRICT INTELLIGENCE.
NOTICE. - A well-known local gentleman, a literateur of some standing, who is at present travellin' in Scotland, will shortly contribute to the "Star" a series of interesting papers entitled "Notes on a journe...
their weekly session in the Templar’s Hall, at high Seaton. The lodge was
opened in due form by the W. C. T. Brother J. SHILTON. There was an average
attendance. One visito...
Some correspondence between MR. WHALLEY and the editors of the "Liverpool
Mercury" appeared in that paper lately, relative to the TICHBORNE case. The
correspondent includes the following letter from JEAN LUIE
City Prison, Holloway, December 12, 1843.
WORK - SHOP, 19 SANDHILLS LANE
Thomas WILLIAMSON, Cabinet maker, house and ship joiner, &c., &c.,
begs most respectfully to return thanks for the patronage and support with which
he has be...
WORKINGTON STAR, July 6, 1888 / pg. 4 / News Items
NOTES BY OUR "KNOCK ABOUT"
THE BECK NUISANCE.
Nothing has been done to abate the beck nuisance notwithstanding this matter engaged the attention of the Local Board some time ago. It r...
Liberal Association was held in the Temperance Institute on Wednesday. There was a
good attendance and a profitable evening was spent.
The steam tug, which is to succeed...
Maryport, was charged with having, on the 6th of October, cruelly caused a horse
to be worked whilst in an unfit condition; and Lawrence MESSENGER, carter,
Maryport, was charged...