Profile: Ben MacDonald

News and Star:


Reporter based in North Cumbria covering a wide range of stories across Carlisle, Penrith, Keswick, Workington and Whitehaven for the News & Star, Cumberland News, Times & Star and Whitehaven News.

Latest articles from Ben MacDonald

PUSH: Holly Wright, Lewis Fitzgerald and Shannon Nesbitt created this giant snowball on Balmoral Road in 2013
LONELY HEARTS: The Bootleg Beatles wow crowds at the Sands Centre
ACCLAIM: Kath and Liam Berney discovered the placing at a ceremony in York
RECRUITS: Just R CEO Rachael Bagshaw with the company's new starters: Rosie Mossop, Louise Carr and Jennie Gilligan
ARGUE: Mr Fletcher feels female-led roles, like Doctor Who, have led to young men committing crimes
PERFORM: Carlisle College to hold musical evening on Thursday
DIRTY: Tickets for the unique experience are on sale now. Picture: Dirty Dancing In Concert
RATING: The Botchergate store receive four stars from the Food Standards Agency
The MGM Garage on Morton Street, Carlisle. Picture: Google Streetview
PERFORM: Live Aid organiser Bob Geldof performing in Whitehaven in 2014