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FAITH VIEWPOINT: forging a spiritual relationship and understanding of the world

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 1:49pm
"CREATE in me a pure heart, O my God, and renew a tranquil conscience within me, O my Hope!" This is the opening line of one of my favourite prayers in my Baha’i Prayer Book. Creating unity, harmony, peace in the world is the global vision of Baha’u’llah of the Baha’i Faith. This starts with each person creating this within themselves, and as a Baha’i, this means to me, saying prayers, reading from the Writings of Baha’u’llah, forging a spiritual relationship and understanding of the world that can renew a positive outlook on life.

CLASSIC VINYL: red hot funk, punk and psychedelic

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 12:38pm
Stadium Arcadium by the Red Hot Chili Peppers, four LP box set including booklets released on Warner Bros 2006, value £60

FOOD: Seafood Festival coasts into view at Midland Hotel, Morecambe

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 12:01pm
MORECAMBE'S Midland Hotel says this year's Seafood Festival will be the "biggest and best yet".

Plea for Cumbrian litter pick volunteers

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 11:37am
LANDSCAPE conservation charity Friends of the Lake District is on a mission to sign up even more volunteers to their ambitious ‘Great Cumbrian Litter Pick’.

Leopard cub welcomed at Milnthorpe zoo

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 10:20am
A SMALL South Lakeland zoo has aided conservation efforts of the endangered snow leopard by helping to bring a new cub into the world.

Ingleton Pool installs life-saving defibrillator

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 9:54am
INGLETON Outdoor Swimming Pool now has its own defibrillator as part of the Ingleton Save A Life project.

Concerns raised about Lakes local plan

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 9:14am
A BORN and bred Kendal resident believes that the Lake District National Park Authority's (LDNPA) local plan focuses on 'commercialisation' rather than 'conservation'.

Underbarrow WI members celebrate 95th birthday of the branch

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 9:09am
UNDERBARROW Women's Institute members celebrated the branch's 95th birthday with an Edwardian- style tea party.

Record times for young Kendal swimmer

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 8:40am
A KENDAL swimmer has come away from the final round of the North West Regional Championships in Manchester with a set of results to be proud of.

TODAY'S PHOTO FROM THE GAZETTE ARCHIVES: A happy story from 1951

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 7:30am
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.

PROPERTY: It's time to live in colour, says furniture maker DFS

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 6:01am
SAFE shades of beige, cream and magnolia are masking householders' love of colour, says furniture maker DFS.

DREAMCATCHER : Two bullish men in a truck are shouting abuse at us on the motorway

Sat, 30/06/2018 - 4:50pm
DREAMCATCHER: Alex Hossack and Catherine Aubrey interpret your dreams. If the dreamer would like to provide feedback about the interpretation, please send it to ACDreamcatchers@mail.com.

PROPERTY: Steer clear of DIY on home heating, warns OFTEC

Sat, 30/06/2018 - 3:01pm
HOUSEHOLDERS are being warned against the dangers of DIY on home heating this summer by OFTEC, the trade body for the oil-fired heating industry.

Georgia, 4, and Sienna, 3, take on Snowdon peak to raise cash for swimming pool

Sat, 30/06/2018 - 2:33pm
TWO young sisters will be stepping out to raise cash for Settle swimming pool - by striding up the highest peak in England and Wales

Kendal fire station changes to be implemented by end of year

Sat, 30/06/2018 - 2:07pm
KENDAL fire station is set to become a 24 hour station by the end of this year following firefighter staffing changes in Cumbria.

REVIEW: hard hitting play is brilliantly brought to life

Sat, 30/06/2018 - 1:31pm
WITH Brexit forcing a rethink of the Irish border, Rona Munro’s powerful play about the lives of four women, held within the violence of the ‘Troubles’ in 1990s Northern Ireland, is a stark reminder of how fragile the peace process is just over the water, writes KAREN MORLEY-CHESWORTH.

PROPERTY: New book delves into kitchen cupboards of bygone days

Sat, 30/06/2018 - 12:01pm
A NEW book, Granny's Kitchen Cupboard, gives a remarkable glimpse into the home-shopping trends of years gone by.

Carnforth pupils learn about World War One connections

Sat, 30/06/2018 - 11:02am
PUPILS at a north Lancashire primary school have had the opportunity to learn about their school's unique World War One connections.

OBITUARY: Professor Peter John Rowe was well respected in field

Sat, 30/06/2018 - 11:00am
A LAW professor who has presented papers across the world has died.

Town mayor slams M6 diversion

Sat, 30/06/2018 - 10:10am
CARNFORTH'S Mayor is 'not happy' with the news that a traffic diversion that caused 'horrendous' disruption looks set to return to the town.

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