The Westmorland Gazette
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TWELVE new jobs could be created at Bay View Garden Centre, Bolton-le-Sands, if expansion plans are given the go ahead.
MORE than 100 ceramic poppy plaques will be placed around Dalton-in-Furness to help remember the fallen of the First World War.
A road traffic collision between M6 southbound between J38 and J37 is causing a backlog of traffic.
EXTENDED funding has been allocated for a pilot scheme to help farmers achieve environmental benefits tailored to their local areas.
I noticed in the Gazette that South Lakeland District Council hadn't yet found an alternative free parking area for the New Road 'park' (Gazette, July 19 'Free car park search goes on').
EXPLORE some of the woodlands, waters, settlements and twisting roads that make Rusland a special place, writes JOHN EDMONDSON. This undulating walk goes through woodlands and alongside Windermere before visiting Satterthwaite, Rusland Church and High Dam. It never goes high, but the ups and downs make it quite strenuous.
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.
DOG owners taking their pets for a walk at a popular Lake District beauty spot have no excuse now for dumping dog poo bags in bushes, tied to tree branches or stuffed into walls.
ST THOMAS' CE Primary School in Kendal is seeking planning consent for a multi use games area.
AVERAGE speed cameras are due to be introduced to improve safety on five roads in Lancashire.
THE transformation of a hospital ward for cancer patients has been given a £25,000 boost.
A BUSINESS support programme set up in 2012 has helped to create or safeguard 7,000 jobs.
WOMEN and families can now look around their local maternity services from home, thanks to three new virtual tours from the University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT).
YOUNG people from South Lakeland taking part in the National Citizen Service programme raised money and awareness for mental health charity MIND.
VICTIMS of domestic abuse are being offered support by an affordable housing provider.
A KENDAL gym owner will be attempting to 'box jump' the accumulative height of the four highest peaks in the Lake District.
BOOTHS Supermarket in Kendal has raised more than £500 for mental health charity MIND in memory of a much-loved colleague.
THE people of Ulverston are all set to welcome the Tour of Britain 2018 with dozens of specially decorated bike wheels displayed around the town.
A WOMAN diagnosed with early onset Parkinson's is encouraging other younger people with neurological conditions to attend a new Kendal support group.
PLANS for a new bungalow in Heversham village met with approval from South Lakeland District Council.