The Westmorland Gazette
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FOR the first time since Theatre by the Lake's opening year, the whole company of actors who make up the summer company will join forces to perform in Jane Austen’s much-loved Sense and Sensibility, which opens in the Keswick theatre's Main House stage on Thursday, August 9.
A STALWART of Rugby Union in Cumbria has been elected the county game’s top official for the upcoming season.
DREAMCATCHER: Alex Hossack and Catherine Aubrey interpret your dreams
A COUNTY council owned car park in Kendal is due to be opened up to the public.
A set of free walks around the Morecambe Bay area is being led by experts.
KIRKBY Lonsdale's Ben Teece braved a mudbath to raise money for Rosemere Cancer Foundation.
ONE of the UK’s most persecuted birds of prey, the hen harrier, has successfully bred in the Yorkshire Dales National Park for the first time since 2007.
A FULL room "of eager bidders and onlookers" saw a parcel of land sell for a final bid of £119,000.
THE Buddhist Group of Kendal (Theravada) took part in a retreat to celebrate 30 years since the publication of a book co-written by one of its teachers, Jacquetta Gomes.
A RETIRED police officer whose dog killed a much-loved cat has been ordered to pay more than £1,000 in fines and compensation.
MORE than 70 businesses and organisations across South Lakeland are now signed-up to a scheme designed to raise awareness of the benefits of breastfeeding.
DOUBLE-yellow lines are to be painted in parts of historic Kirkby Lonsdale, a South Lakeland local committee meeting heard.
A MONUMENT to a Lakes man who fell to his death from a notorious Helvellyn ridge is one of hundreds of 'secret and unknown' memorials to be highlighted in a new project unveiled by Historic England.
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.
Members of Kendal Rotary Club visited the local charity Growing Well to hand over £650, which was raised at a successful auction at 1818 Auctioneers.
KIRKBY Lonsdale Art Society’s much awaited summer exhibition takes place at St Mary's Church next week.
A "DANGEROUS" South Lakeland sex offender who committed crimes against a teenage girl has been jailed for four-and-a-half years.
POLICE are investigating an incident where a sheep and her lamb were brutally killed in Selside.
THE Westmorland Gazette is celebrating its 200th anniversary this year and to mark the occasion we have been trawling back through out archives to find photographs that reflect life in this area over the years.