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Dangerously out of control dog bit delivery driver in Dalton

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 2:34pm
A DOG owner whose pet bit a delivery driver has been ordered to pay £600 in compensation.

Revised timetable for construction of new Pooley Bridge

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 1:52pm
A revised timetable for the construction of a replacement bridge across the River Eamont has been announced.

Ulverston chef set to appear on Great British Menu and host CancerCare event

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 1:16pm
ONE of the rising stars in this year’s Great British Menu competition on BBC2 will be hosting a special cookery event in Ulverston.

University wants to tell stories about women activists

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 12:43pm
RESEARCHERS are calling for women in Cumbria to step forward and share their stories about the long history of women’s activism in the North.

32,000 homes have power restored

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 12:07pm
MORE than 32,000 homes across Cumbria and north Lancashire since Storm Ali hit the North West yesterday.

Walker fell 300 feet to his death at Dow Crag, inquest heard

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 12:01pm
A KEEN walker fell 300 feet to his death on a Lake District fell after encountering a glacier-like sheet of ice.

PROPERTY: First-time buyers move back in with Mum and Dad

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 12:01pm
FIRST-time buyers are moving back in with their parents and not going on holiday as they save for a deposit, says a building society.

Grasmere Gingerbread reaches final

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 10:50am
GRASMERE Gingerbread has reached the national final to represent the North West in the delicious. Magazine Produce Awards

Money taken from car in Kendal

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 9:35am
MONEY has been taken from a vehicle parked in Kendal.

Fail to stop collision in Bowness

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 9:20am
POLICE are appealing for witnesses to an incident in which a dark vehicle failed to stop after a road traffic collision in Bowness.

VIDEO: Father and daughter steal titles at Cautley

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 9:14am
A FATHER and daughter secured English championship titles following the final fell race ‘counter’ of the season on Saturday.

Roadworks causing delays in Askam

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 8:42am
TRAFFIC is queuing in Askam due to temporary traffic lights and roadworks.

Met Office issue yellow weather warning for Cumbria

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 8:10am
A YELLOW weather warning for rain is in place across Cumbria until 10pm tonight (Thursday).

The Westmorland Gazette's Camera Club 2019 calendar competition: August finalists

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 8:10am
OVER the past week, the Gazette team has been searching through pictures from its Camera Club members to find its favourite August pictures.

Storm Ali: Highways teams deal with more than 100 incidents

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 7:47am
HIGHWAYS teams from Cumbria County Council responded with more than 100 incidents caused by Storm Ali yesterday (Wednesday).

Overturned vehicle closes one lane of M6

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 7:36am
ONE lane is closed on the M6 southbound this morning (Thursday) due to an overturned vehicle.

TODAY'S PHOTO FROM THE GAZETTE ARCHIVES: David Bellamy at Kendal in 1984

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 6:10am
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.

Vicky's Six Brilliant Things To See This Week ...

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 6:00am
What's on this week ...

Man denies assaulting three police officers

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 5:08am
A MAN who allegedly assaulted three police officers in Levens will go on trial tomorrow (Friday).

SKYWATCH: Moon, Mars and a misty band of light

Wed, 19/09/2018 - 6:51pm
THIS Thursday evening there's a chance to see the Moon and Mars shining close together in the sky after dark, writes STUART ATKINSON. To see them, just go outside around 7.45pm (or later) and look to the south east. You'll immediately see the Moon shining low in the sky in that direction, just a few days away from being full. Look more closely and you'll see a bright star shining to the lower right of the Moon, This is actually Mars, the famous Red Planet, although you'll notice it looks more or