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THE Kelvin Ensemble Chamber Orchestra is on tour and playing Kendal Parish Church on Thursday, May 31 (7.30pm).
ONE of England’s most enduring contemporary singer-songwriters and live performer is performing in Morecambe for the first time.
BURSTING with period details, this historic house in one of the Lune Valley's most popular villages is on the open market for only the second time in 200 years.
A SHOPLIFTER who stole two bottles of whiskey from Booths in Ulverston is being sought by police.Police say that the man they are seeking is white, approximately five foot 10 inches tall and of a slim build, aged in his early 20s. He was wearing a blue t-shirt, tracksuit pants and blue trainers carrying a canvas bag.The theft took place on Sunday May 13 between 1.40pm and 1.45pm. Witnesses are asked to call PC 2581 Hannah Stanway on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
A MAN was arrested on suspicion of assault after an alleged domestic incident in Bowness.
Further to the letter from Bernard Holyoake regarding the feeding of birds in summer (Letters, May 3, 'Time to stop feeding the birds'), we should definitely not stop feeding the birds in our garden during the summer months - this is a year round duty!
CAMPAIGNERS against the Old Hutton gas-fired power station are gearing up for another battle after new plans for the controversial development were submitted to South Lakeland District Council.
A FOUR year project has been completed to transform a green space in Ulverston into a vibrant family-friendly place.
DR CHRIS Lane blames water skiers and waterboarders for playing loud music on Windermere (Letters, May 3, 'How can we stop this noise menace?'( but I thought that water skiing and wake boarding had ceased as the speed limit was too low for this activity to take place?
A SOUTH Lakeland market town was transformed this week as a Hollywood production team descended to film scenes for a star-studded new movie.
APPALLED neighbourhood enforcement officers are hunting a 'mindless and irresponsible' flytipper who has dumped up to 100kg of dog faeces into an environmentally sensitive South Lakeland river.
TOOLS have been taken from a business premises on Hobsons Lane in Kirkby Stephen.
BUDDHIST new year celebrations are to be held at Kendal's United Reformed Church hall on Tuesday evening (May 29).
A KENDAL nursery under threat of closure has been saved to the delight of both parents and staff.
A CYCLIST was taken to hospital following a serious crash in Arnside on Saturday (May 19).
Don't miss your 48-page supplement to mark the 200th anniversary of The Westmorland Gaztte - on sale today!
A special 48-page commemorative supplement goes on sale today to mark the 200th anniversry of your local newspaper, The Westmorland Gazette.
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.
BATS and imaginative director Gordon Lawson have turned their talented, theatrical hands to many a drama down the years.
ENGLISH Touring Opera opens this year's Ulverston International Music Festival with an energetic new production of one of the world’s most beloved operas, The Marriage of Figaro.
We submitted our response to Defra’s major “Health and Harmony” command paper consultation on deadline day last week.