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AN unusual poster is proving popular with Lake District fell lovers.
THE Lake District National Park authority has praised the contributions of the hundreds of volunteers that work for the park's upkeep every year.
Two weeks ago, The Westmorland Gazette quite rightly reported on the discussion that took place in the planning committee of South Lakeland District Council, which was considering ways in which it could streamline its processes given its heavy workload.
The Westmorland Gazette’s Readers to the Rescue campaign aims to raise £40,000 for Kendal Mountain Rescue Team to buy a new state-of-the-art vehicle that will act as a ‘mobile base’. This would allow better communications on rescues and potentially save lives. This week SARA ROYLE talks to about the team's latest callout, which highlights the need for the vehicle
A MAN accused of sexually assaulting two children has appeared at Carlisle Crown Court.
Kendal Town battled back to defeat Colwyn Bay 2-1 at the newly named ST & B Accountants Stadium.
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AN EXCITED crowd gathered on Bowness Promenade to watch as The One Show's Rickshaw Challenge pass through the town on Tuesday.
WESTMORLAND and Lonsdale’s MP has called on the government to bring back ‘local justice’ by re-opening Kendal magistrates’ court.
SOUTH Lakes MP Tim Farron will be one of those debating the burning issues of the day on the BBC's flagship current affairs television programme 'Question Time' tonight (November 16).
KENDAL Mountain Festival runs from today (Thursday) until Sunday (November 19), a world class gathering for all who love the outdoors.
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CROSS your fingers for clear skies this coming weekend because we're approaching the peak of one of the year's best meteor showers, writes STUART ATKINSON.
A NEW lease of life is on the cards for former Burton-in-Kendal pub The Royal Hotel.
A CRAFT beer bottle shop and bar is being planned for an empty Kendal shop.
POLICE are concerned for a man who has gone missing from the Milnthorpe area.
AMBLESIDE chef Ryan Blackburn, of The Old Stamp House restaurant, has made it through to the knockout rounds of BBC Two's MasterChef: The Professionals.
THERE is still time to have your say on future opening hours at Lancashire's 47 libraries.
WORK has begun to improve one of South Lakeland’s most treasured public parks.
A TRUE countryman who loved local traditions has died six weeks before his 100th birthday.