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Prizewinning cellist shares Haffner Orchestra spotlight

Sun, 24/06/2018 - 7:50pm
GIFTED young cellist Yuuki Bouterey-Ishido is the soloist for the Haffner Orchestra on Saturday, June 30 (7.30pm), at Lancaster’s Ashton Hall.

Volunteers beam Silverdale's old railway station into 21st century

Sun, 24/06/2018 - 6:01pm
AN HISTORIC north Lancashire railway station is being beamed into the 21st century, thanks to the efforts of dedicated volunteers.

One of UK's most dynamic and innovative chamber ensembles stages concert and school workshop

Sun, 24/06/2018 - 5:31pm
THE award-winning Rautio Trio is the next guest in the Grange-over-Sands and District Concert Club programme.

Sting's show pushes emotional buttons

Sun, 24/06/2018 - 5:19pm
JOE McGann has been through his fair share of high pressure auditions in his career, writes JOHN ANSON. But nothing quite prepared him for having Sting turn up in this dressing room complete with guitar and the international rock star then asking him to sing one of his songs.

FAITH VIEWPOINT: over 2,000 years too many Christians have remained restricted in their thinking

Sun, 24/06/2018 - 1:54pm
WHEN we look around us we often see that very little seems to change: suffering, fear, violence, injustice, greed, and meaningless still abound. We can be misled, however, because there is also plenty of goodness, love, and compassion in the world as well - it’s just that we have tendencies to focus on the negative and we fail to appreciate the positive.

Top tunes in summer tango with fabulous flute ensemble

Sun, 24/06/2018 - 10:20am
FLUTES and Co - Cumbria's own 35-strong flute orchestra - stages its summer Flute Tango, on Saturday, July 7.

TODAY'S PHOTO FROM THE GAZETTE ARCHIVES: Kendal and District 'Wings for Victory' campaign in March 1943

Sun, 24/06/2018 - 9:00am
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.

Hawkshead Rose Queen Gala 2018 blossoms despite rain downpours

Sat, 23/06/2018 - 6:01pm
CENTURY-old traditions blossomed for another year at Hawkshead's Rose Queen Gala, despite heavy downpours on Saturday afternoon.

Arnside care home found to require improvement for third time

Sat, 23/06/2018 - 2:59pm
A SEASIDE care home has been judged to 'require improvement' for the third time in a row by health and social care inspectors.

PROPERTY: Charles Church opens Stone Cross Mansion show home

Sat, 23/06/2018 - 2:01pm
AN AUTHOR has helped to open a new chapter for a landmark country house and estate in Ulverston.

Hawkshead Brewery submits plans for new £3m Flookburgh brewhouse

Sat, 23/06/2018 - 12:01pm
HAWKSHEAD Brewery has served up the next round of its £3 million expansion plans.

PROPERTY: From lobsters to Frida Kahlo, 2018's hottest home trends

Sat, 23/06/2018 - 12:01pm
PINEAPPLES, plants, a painter and lobsters are among the quirkiest accessories to give your home a summer 2018 fashion fix, writes Gabrielle Fagan.

GARDENING: doing battle with deep rooting weeds opened a Pandora's box of stored seed

Sat, 23/06/2018 - 9:31am
WHEN we first took the garden on here at the nursery nine years ago the ground in many places had not been touched for years, even decades in some cases, writes TOM ATTWOOD.

'Feisty' conditions brought challenges to boat races

Sat, 23/06/2018 - 8:44am
CHANGING weather conditions and heavier winds brought added challenges in the Royal Windermere Yacht Club’s races over the past week.

TODAY'S PHOTO FROM THE GAZETTE ARCHIVES: Princess Anne visits Westmorland - but can you tell us any more details?

Sat, 23/06/2018 - 7:40am
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.

Derelict cottage near Grayrigg could get new lease of life

Sat, 23/06/2018 - 7:00am
PLANS to convert a hay barn and derelict cottage near Grayrigg into a family home have been drawn up.

PROPERTY: Charles Church opens Stone Cross Mansion show home

Sat, 23/06/2018 - 6:01am
A LAKE District estate once owned by Wordsworth's son has been transformed into luxurious, eco-friendly holiday accommodation.

Positive Parenting with Chris Garner: Sleep

Fri, 22/06/2018 - 6:01pm
SLEEP is a most precious thing – as human beings we need it to function well.

PROPERTY: Couple's £3m vision for iconic Ashmeadow House, Arnside

Fri, 22/06/2018 - 6:01pm
A "LIFESTYLE-focused development" exclusively for over-55s could breathe new life into Arnside’s iconic Grade II-listed Ashmeadow House.

Flookburgh unicyclist to tackle 500 mile journey

Fri, 22/06/2018 - 4:40pm
A FLOOKBURGH man will be attempting to travel 500 miles in Scotland in two weeks using a method of transportation normally reserved for circus tents.