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Elderly woman flown to hospital with stomach pains

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 9:15am
AN ELDERLY woman walking near Ullswater was flown to hospital suffering with stomach pains.

Man charged with dangerous driving at Kendal

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 8:50am
A man was detained and charged for dangerous driving and public order offences in Kendal's Morrisons car park.

Dales cycling crashes surge since Tour de France

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 8:31am
AN investigation has been launched into how to stem an upsurge in cycling casualties on Yorkshire Dales roads made famous by the Tour de France.

Ulverston cash machine damaged

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 8:11am
A CASH machine in Ulverston has been damaged.


Tue, 17/04/2018 - 6:30am
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.

Stand-up comedy that mixes the plight of the modern woman with politics

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 7:16pm
CRITICALLY acclaimed stand-up Tiff Stevenson returns to The Dukes on Saturday, April 28 (8pm) with her new show - Bombshell.

REVIEW: Olivier Award winning actor has amazing presence on stage

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 6:23pm
Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations, Theatre by the Lake, Keswick

PROPERTY OF THE WEEK: Punchbowl House, Grayrigg, offers in region of £525,000

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 6:01pm
LOCATED in the heart of Grayrigg village, north of Kendal, this week's featured property is an impressive stone-built residence dating back to the 1850s.

Buddhist fire chaplain joins 'first women' from Nightingale to Chanel

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 6:01pm
A BUDDHIST teacher from Kendal says she is "honoured and delighted" to take her place alongside pioneers such as nurse Florence Nightingale and prison reformer Elizabeth Fry on a list of "First Women".

Plans for new Lake District restaurant announced

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 5:17pm
A NEW restaurant is set to open in the Lake District.

Police appeal following lorry damage in Kendal

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 5:00pm
TWO recycling lorries were damaged on Mintsfeet Road North, Kendal.

Free digital marketing seminars to be held at Kendal for local businesses

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 3:14pm
TIME is running out to sign up for free digital marketing advice seminars run by The Westmorland Gazette.

VIDEO: Broken valve spurts water 30ft into the air

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 2:52pm
A BROKEN valve is causing water to spurt 30ft into the air in Milnthorpe.

Run every day campaign launched for DMD charity

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 12:21pm
A KENDAL man has taken on the challenge of running every day in 2018, in order to raise awareness of a rare muscle-wasting condition that affects the son of a close friend.

Fire at leisure centre was 'suspected arson'

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 11:59am
A FIRE that took place in the female changing rooms at Ulverston leisure centre on Sunday is being treated as suspected arson.

Car collides with wall on Aynam Road

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 11:20am
A CAR came off the road and collided with a wall on Aynam Road, Kendal, on Saturday night (April 14).

Carnforth swimmers make a splash for charity

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 11:15am
SWIMMERS made a splash for charity during an event at Carnforth's recently reopened pool.

Restoration plan for former army ambulance

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 11:15am
A SOUTH Lakeland man is hoping to add to his family's line of military history by undertaking an ambitious restoration of an old army vehicle.

Plant fair returns to Holker Hall

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 10:55am
Plants lovers are likely to flock to Holker Hall this weekend with the return of Flower Power Fairs.

Europe-wide campaign to highlight speeding dangers starts today in Cumbria

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 10:42am
FOOT-to-the-floor drivers are being targeted in Cumbria this week as part of a Europe-wide campaign aimed at raising awareness of the dangers of driving at excessive and inappropriate speeds.