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Panto time in Grange-over-Sands as Robin Hood takes to stage

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 6:04am
PANTO season returns to Grange-over-Sands tomorrow (Friday) as the curtain goes up on Robin Hood.

MP Cat Smith cuts ribbon at new Carnforth Scouts HQ

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 6:00pm
BEAVERS, Cubs and Scouts of Carnforth are celebrating the opening of their new £170,000 HQ.

Jazz quartet Hotcha! to play at Kendal Rugby Club on December 12

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 6:00pm
KENDAL Jazz Club's next gathering will be on Wednesday (December 12) featuring the jazz quartet Hotcha!

Signs advertising closures on A590 contain WRONG information

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 4:16pm
ROAD closure signs along the A590 alerting drivers are displaying the WRONG information.

Horse arena given planning permission

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 4:11pm
SOUTH Lakes councillors have given the go-ahead for a private horse arena in a Furness village – despite concerns about flooding.

LETTER: It's time to open up the old flood relief tunnel at Backbarrow

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 3:57pm
I HAVE read with interest, over the past weeks, reports regarding the flooding problems at Backbarrow Bridge, and the suggestions and proposals of how to eliminate this problem.

Grange bandstand painting wins SLDC Christmas card design award

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 2:52pm
A PAINTING of Grange-over-Sands’ bandstand has won a Christmas card design competition organised by South Lakeland District Council.

Bake Off's Prue Leith makes surprise visit to Ulverston gallery

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 2:46pm
GREAT British Bake Off Host Prue Leith paid a surprise visit to new Ulverston art venue Gallery 68.

Traffic problems in Kendal area easing

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 1:30pm
HEAVY traffic which caused delays for motorists in the Kendal area is now easing.

Father Christmas sleighs in to Kirkby Lonsdale Christmas Fair

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 12:06pm
THOUSANDS of people braved a drizzly Saturday to ensure Kirkby Lonsdale's annual Christmas Fair got off to a festive start.

New signage completes Kendal Castle upgrade

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 12:00pm
STRIKING new welcome signage and information panels are now in place at Kendal Castle following the completion of an improvement project.

Kendal Town FC lose 3-0 and now have some vital games ahead

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 11:26am
Kendal Town fell to a 3-0 away defeat against a very good Leek Town side at the weekend.

Cumbria forum on sustainable tourism will meet today in Windermere

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 9:24am
A CUMBRIA forum on sustainable tourism is being staged today in Windermere as the UN climate change talks open in Katowice, Poland.

Most scenic roads are in Cumbria

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 8:22am
TWO of Cumbria's roads have been described as the 'quietest and most scenic driving routes' in the United Kingdom.

Two rescues for Kendal Mountain Rescue Team

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 8:11am
CASUALTIES did the right thing by calling for help early said a spokesman from Kendal Mountain Rescue Team.


Mon, 03/12/2018 - 6:20am
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.

Charity and creative studio team up in Kirkby Lonsdale

Sun, 02/12/2018 - 6:00pm
AS they celebrate 10 years since gaining registered status, a Kirkby Lonsdale charity has teamed up with a nearby creative studio as it plans to develop its work.

PICTURE FROM THE PAST: Cartmel Fell Church in snow

Sun, 02/12/2018 - 4:34pm
HERE’S an image to get you in the mood for winter. This picture shows Cartmel Fell Church under a blanket of snow.

LETTER: Great work at Kendal Castle

Sun, 02/12/2018 - 4:03pm
WELL done to those who found headroom in their budget to clear the scrub and small trees around the castle walls at Kendal.

Multiple awards as dog care centre takes the lead

Sun, 02/12/2018 - 4:00pm
IT'S less than three year ago that Brodie Barnes-Davis launched a dog walking and pet sitting business.