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TODAY'S PHOTO FROM THE GAZETTE ARCHIVES: The fair visits New Road at Kendal in the early part of the twentieth century
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.
A PHOTOGRAPHIC exhibition that features images taken in the aftermath of 2015's Storm Desmond is on show at Kendal's Brewery Arts Centre.
HOMEOWNERS in the UK spent £9.7 billion on moving house in 2017, says price comparison website Comparemymove.com
MORE than 3,000 emails and letters of objection or concern have been written in response to controversial plans that would see eight zip wires operating across a Lake District beauty spot.
More than 250 properties in three rural South Lakeland parishes have now been connected to fast broadband as part of an impressive volunteer-led project.
NATIONAL and Cumbrian environmental issues were discussed with the MP for Workington and shadow secretary of state for environment, food and rural affairs Sue Hayman during a visit to the University of Cumbria’s Ambleside campus.
A LACK of parking in two honeypot Lake District towns is costing businesses millions of pounds in lost trade, a new report has claimed.
A LAKE District railway station is to be transformed into a world heritage site 'gateway.'
A man who committed child sex offences in both Cumbria and Lancashire has been jailed for 14 years.
TRIBUTES have been paid to a 'well known' and 'generous member' of a South Lakeland village who tragically died after she was struck by a car.
SEVEN thousand jobs have been created or safeguarded in Cumbria over the last five years by an organisation that helps unlock the full potential of a business.
TWO Cumbrian men will attempt to cross the Atlantic in a custom-made pedal boat in a world record breaking attempt.
WHETHER you are a landlord or a tenant of residential or commercial property, you can usually be reassured that any legal document you have sets out the basis on which the landlord lets, or the tenant occupies, the land or property.
A PROTESTOR who set up camp on Kendal's New Road has had his belongings removed from the site.
TOURISM business is booming in the Lake District thanks to a weak pound and an increased number of international visitors.
A CREATIVE Kendalian inspired by a popular Lake District walking spot has created a stress-busting colouring book aimed at adults.
POLICE in Skipton have found a woman's body after being alerted by a member of the public.
A SERIES of community drop-in events looking at the short list of preferred options for future flood risk management begin this month.
A NEW chairman has been appointed at the University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
A CAMPAIGN to bring a radiotherapy unit to Kendal's Westmorland General Hospital has taken another step forward.