The Westmorland Gazette
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The Westmorland Gazette’s Give Them A Break campaign aims to raise £20,000 to give carers a break and this week it received the backing of Kendal Rugby Club, as CELIA POWELL finds out...
A LAKE District village's GP surgery looks set to close in the new year.
THE careful conversion of Kendal's former nurses' home has earned an award for developer Russell Armer Homes.
CUMBRIAN pupils have won the three top prizes in the secondary school category in the 2018 national Alfred Huberman Writing Awards.
Police are concerned for the welfare of 15-year old teenager who has been missing since October 4.
A WIFE from Kendal who looks after her husband with dementia is backing the campaign.
I REFER to Windermere Civic Society’s concerns about the proliferation of tables and chairs obstructing pavements (Gazette, September 6, 'Cafe question').
A CONCERNED parent says a lack of services to help young people tackle eating disorders in Cumbria is an ‘absolute scandal’.
AN accident has happened on the A590 this morning.
A PETROL station worker sprung into action when a pensioner crashed through cones and drove down the wrong way of a dual-carriageway.
To mark the 200th anniversary of The Westmorland Gazette in 2018, we are publishing a photograph from our archives on our website every day this year.
THE Westmorland Gazette has been shortlisted as a finalist in the 2018 02 Media Awards North West.
Road workers resurfacing a major road in Appleby unearthed the remains of a Romanic burial ground and road on Tuesday.
A FULLY marshalled, largely off-road pleasure ride for owners of horses and ponies is to take place on Sunday, October, 14, from Westmorland County Showground to raise money for Rosemere Cancer Foundation.
ULVERSTON Live is back in the spotlight next week with a gig by highly regarded guitarist and singer Reg Meuross.
ONE of Ulverston biggest employers, GlaxoSmithKline, has announced more than half its workforce could lose their jobs.
COMPETITORS were out in force at Cartmel Racecourse for the annual Witherslack Horse Show.
AS PART of the Cumbria People's Vote Group, I took part in a survey of local people at the Birdcage in Kendal on Saturday, September 22. We asked simple questions, such as is Brexit going well? Will it be good for jobs, the NHS, Kendal and, finally, should there be a People's Vote on the final deal?
TWO top Cumbrian pubs have been named in this year's 2019 Good Pub Guide.