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PROPERTY OF THE WEEK: Thwaite End Barn, Bolton-le-Sands

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 6:00pm
THE north Lancashire village of Bolton-le-Sands is the location of this week's featured property.

Re-built footbridge damaged in Storm Desmond re-opens to connect Sedbergh and Firbank

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 5:37pm
THE longest footbridge in the Cumbria part of the Yorkshire Dales National Park – Fisherman’s Bridge near Sedbergh – has been rebuilt and reopened, two years after the original was swept away during Storm Desmond.

Milnthorpe praised for 'getting things done'

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 5:00pm
MILNTHORPE Parish Council came in for warm praise at its recent meeting.

Diehard Everton fan Mark to be remembered with charity football game in Kendal

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 4:30pm
A DEVOTED Everton fan who died in tragic circumstances following his beloved club will be remembered at a charity football match.

Almost £50,000 of Cumbrian money protected by police scheme

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 4:03pm
AN initiative aimed at protecting potential fraud victims when they visit a bank or building society has prevented almost £50,000 of Cumbrian money ending up in the hands of criminals.

PODIUM: Time to end ‘cap in hand’ approach to Sandgate Hydrotherapy Pool funding

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 4:00pm
Colin Ranshaw, chairman of South Lakeland Hydrotherapy Trust, argues that the Kendal pool needs adequate secure funding

Fly-tippers could be caught on camera in Silverdale

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 4:00pm
FLY-tippers could be caught on CCTV camera in Silverdale, parish councillors heard.

Cold callers putting 'unwelcome pressure' on Milnthorpe villagers

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 3:00pm
COLD callers have been putting "unwelcome pressure on vulnerable residents", Milnthorpe Parish Council heard at its recent meeting.

Kirkbie Kendal students need to raise thousands for expedition

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 2:57pm
KIRKBIE Kendal students are looking to raise thousands of pounds for an 'education expedition' to Mongolia.

Man jailed for two attacks on his partner

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 2:56pm
A MAN who butted his partner as he attacked her twice in a fortnight at her South Lakeland home has been jailed.

Carollers hit festive high note on Ulverston's Hoad Hill

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 2:50pm
ULVERSTON'S Sir John Barrow monument on top of Hoad Hill echoed to the cheerful sound of festive carollers on Sunday.

Silverdale to press for answer on speed indicator device

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 2:40pm
SILVERDALE Parish Council is to press for an answer about why the village does not have a speed indicator device.

Silverdale emergency list to be kept in locked cabinet

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 1:27pm
A SPARE copy of a list of people "in vulnerable circumstances" is to be kept in a secure location in Silverdale, parish councillors heard.

Car parking 'acute' in Milnthorpe's Police Square, council told

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 1:00pm
CAR parking is "becoming acute" in Milnthorpe's Police Square, parish councillors heard.

Could you help people affected by cancer this Christmas time?

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 12:10pm
A CHARITY that supports cancer patients and their families is appealing for help to stay open over the festive season.

Dog fouling 'worsens' on Milnthorpe playing field, council told

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 11:13am
DOG fouling on Milnthorpe's playing field has "become worse", Milnthorpe Parish Council heard.

Kendal edge out Kirkby Lonsdale in close derby contest

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 10:17am
KENDAL RUFC made it back-to-back wins as they edged out local rivals Kirkby Lonsdale to win a closely-contested South Lakeland derby 11-10 on Saturday.

Crash on Lindale bypass

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 9:43am
TWO cars have been involved in a collision on the Lindale bypass this morning (December 18).

Staveley brand leads the way in sports footwear technology

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 8:13am
A STAVELEY business has teamed up with a leading Manchester university to position itself at the forefront of sports footwear technology.

LETTER: The future is bleak, whether we achieve a new partnership with the EU or not

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 7:29am
REGARDLESS of one’s views on Brexit itself there can be no doubt that the decision to hold a referendum and plunge our country into time-consuming negotiations with the European Union is proving disastrous for ordinary people in Britain and especially for those in the very regions which voted to leave the EU.