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Folk music of the five star kind

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 6:28pm
FOLK fans can experience a double bill of traditional music with a modern contemporary twist at the Brewery in its new autumn programme next week.

Motorists urged to avoid the A590 after drain collapses

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 6:12pm
MOTORISTS are being urged to avoid the A590 after a drain collapsed.

Cumbria Police appoints new deputy chief constable

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 6:08pm
Mark Webster has been appointed as the new deputy chief constable of Cumbria Constabulary.

PROPERTY: Hobstones, Gawthrop, near Dent, £650,000

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 6:01pm
A MIX of yesteryear charm and modern-day comforts is offered by this quintessential country cottage in the Yorkshire Dales.

AUDITION TIME: Britain's Got Talent is coming to Cumbria

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 6:00pm
THE nation’s favourite talent show is coming to Cumbria on its search to find talented acts for its brand-new series.

Immigration plan is a threat to Cumbrian businesses

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 4:35pm
NEW proposals to manage immigration after Brexit would be disastrous for the county’s hospitality and food sectors, Cumbria Chamber of Commerce is warning.

LGBT community encouraged to consider adopting and fostering local children

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 3:32pm
THE LGBT community in Cumbria is being urged to consider adopting and fostering local children.

Woman taken to hospital after water rescue

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 2:18pm
A WOMAN was taken to hospital after being rescued from her car that had crashed into the river near Gatebeck.

E-Type Jaguars to convene at Lakeland Motor Museum

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 11:31am
An event which could see 20 or more iconic Jaguar E Types pass through Cumbria tomorrow (Wednesday September 19) to raise money for Prostate Cancer UK, has won the support of notable E-type owners including musician Jools Holland and Formula One boss Ross Brawn.

Volunteers needed to ensure welfare of people held in police custody

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 11:11am
VOLUNTEERS are needed to help ensure the welfare of people held in police custody in Cumbria.

Kendal pub goes on the market

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 9:53am
KENDAL'S New Inn is on the market for offers of over £295,000.

Kaiser Chiefs set to perform in Cumbria

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 9:00am
HIT-BAND the Kaiser Chiefs is to be the latest big name to perform in Cumbria.

Met Office issue second weather warning for wind

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 8:05am
A FRESH weather warning has been issued for tomorrow (Wednesday) with gusts of up to 60mph expected.

Lois celebrates her 107th birthday

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 7:43am
FORMER resident Lois Crake celebrated her 107th birthday party at Hartland House, Milnthorpe.

LETTER: Lake District needs better infrastructure to cope with increased number of tourists

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 7:35am
YOUR report about the threat to World Heritage Site status because of on-going damage caused by 4x4s (Gazette, August 16, 'Calls for 4x4s ban in Lakes') certainly grabbed my attention but there is a wider cause for concern.


Tue, 18/09/2018 - 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.

Booths takes home haul at cheese and dairy awards

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 5:59am
BOOTHS has won 16 medals in four categories at the International Cheese and Dairy Awards.

Knife surrender to be held across Cumbria

Tue, 18/09/2018 - 2:50am
CUMBRIA Constabulary is holding a week long knife surrender as part of Operation Sceptre, an operation held across forces nationally to tackle knife crime.

Stories from the Gazette in Years gone by

Mon, 17/09/2018 - 9:30pm
100 YEARS AGO - 1918

LETTER: We need a 'people's vote' on the final Brexit deal

Mon, 17/09/2018 - 7:11pm
SURPRISINGLY, I find myself agreeing with Boris Johnson on something. He now says that we will get ‘diddly squat’ from the EU and that they will leave the UK ‘flat on the canvas’.