Allerdale council is behind plans to build a new shared stadium for Workington Reds and Workington Town on the site of the current Borough Park and former dog track, Lonsdale Park, in Workington. And now the authority has revealed that it is in talks with Sellafield Ltd, after the company expressed an interest in becoming a partner. A report which will be discussed by Allerdale’s executive committee on Wednesday said the authority initially wanted to submit a planning application in December 2018, however after Sellafield’s expression of interest in November, plans had to be redrawn.

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Published: 11 January 2019