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Silverdale clock refurbishment on the agenda

Wed, 28/11/2018 - 12:40pm
THE refurbishment of Silverdale's Pillar Clock is to be discussed by Silverdale Parish Council when it meets on Monday (December 3) at 7.30pm.

Boost for plans to create a walking and cycling route over Arnside viaduct

Wed, 28/11/2018 - 12:37pm
AN award of £50,000 to the Morecambe Bay Partnership will cost and explore the opportunities of a walking and cycling route being created alongside Arnside viaduct.

South Lakeland planners warned not to keep ignoring officers' advice

Wed, 28/11/2018 - 11:44am
THE planning committee of South Lakeland District Council has been warned not to keep ignoring officers' advice.

Chamber steps up campaign to ensure Cumbria benefits from HS2

Wed, 28/11/2018 - 11:28am
CUMBRIA Chamber of Commerce is stepping up its campaign to ensure the county benefits from a new high-speed rail link.

Police urge caution when Storm Diana hits Cumbria

Wed, 28/11/2018 - 10:20am
Storm Diana is expected to hit Cumbria today and tomorrow with high winds and rain expected.

Traffic heavy on A591 heading towards Kendal

Wed, 28/11/2018 - 9:35am
Traffic is reportedly very heavy with queues on the A591 northbound from A590 (the Brettargh Holt roundabout at Sedgwick) to the A6 at Helsington in the roadworks area.

Festive Christmas Fair at Leighton Hall for CancerCare

Wed, 28/11/2018 - 8:51am
A FESTIVE atmosphere is promised at this year's Leighton Hall Christmas Fair with proceeds going to CancerCare.

Sign up to Cartmel's Santa Dash

Wed, 28/11/2018 - 8:23am
THIS weekend a South Lakeland village is hosting its very own Santa Dash with hopes of raising money for a good cause.

LETTER: Thank you to the 'angels'

Wed, 28/11/2018 - 6:36am
On Sunday, November 11, angels were present at Kendal Market Place remembrance service.

TODAY'S PHOTO FROM THE GAZETTE ARCHIVES: Kendalian Drum Majorettes in 1988

Wed, 28/11/2018 - 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.

B&M store to open its doors in Kendal tomorrow

Wed, 28/11/2018 - 6:01am
KENDAL'S new B&M store is to open bright and early tomorrow morning (Thursday).

JAILED: 51-year-old guilty of historic offences against children

Tue, 27/11/2018 - 6:17pm
A 51-YEAR-old man has been jailed for four years after being found guilty of historic offences against children.

Beautiful home in Hornby Castle's former grounds for £435,000

Tue, 27/11/2018 - 6:01pm
SET in the former grounds of Hornby Castle, The Spinney is a distinctively designed modern home with three reception rooms, two en-suite bedrooms and a fantastic dining kitchen.

Theatre welcomes fans favourite TV characters for stage show

Tue, 27/11/2018 - 5:57pm
SHERRIE Hewson and Tony Maudsley can hardly contain their excitement at the thought of bringing one of the most popular television shows to the stage for the first time.

Yellow weather warning issued for Ulverston and west of Cumbria

Tue, 27/11/2018 - 5:33pm
A yellow weather warning for the Ulverston, Furness and west of Cumbria area about strong winds tomorrow (Wednesday) has been issued by the Met Office.

LETTER: I'm off to abseil down the Taj Mahal

Tue, 27/11/2018 - 4:50pm
GREAT news about the Honister Zipwire. It's just what we need - more synthetic adventure and more visitors.

Talks to provide 300 'affordable' homes in the Lake District have taken place

Tue, 27/11/2018 - 4:38pm
TALKS have taken place about building nearly 300 new affordable homes in the Lake District.

What you can do if you see a homeless person sleeping rough

Tue, 27/11/2018 - 4:30pm
AS we head into winter and temperatures drop, many readers may have concerns about people sleeping rough.

CITIZENS ADVICE COLUMN: 'The new family next door is becoming a nuisance - what can I do?'

Tue, 27/11/2018 - 2:58pm
Q: A family has moved in to the house next door and is being a nuisance, yelling late at night over a loud television and leaving bin bags strewn over the front of the house. I don’t want to antagonise them in case they become threatening. What can I do?

Police report several burglaries in South Lakes village

Tue, 27/11/2018 - 1:30pm
POLICE are investigating after several burglaries took place in Killington, near Sedbergh, over the weekend.