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Allerdale weekly roundup of planning requests

Each week, we bring together the requests received by the Allerdale Borough Council over the past seven days. Copies of the following applications can be inspected at All statements should be sent to the Manager of Development Services, Allerdale House, Workington CA14 3YJ within 21 days of posting. Please …

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Shining a light on our dark unjust past

Ten years ago, a group of history students on the campus of La Trobe University in Shepparton produced a two-month study of the lives of women in Shepparton District in the late 19th century. The study, based on court records and newspaper articles, revealed a troubling world of sexual assault, …

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