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Kendal mental health charity hosts Valentine's Day table-top sale

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 5:46pm
KENDAL-based Space2Create, which supports and helps people recovering from a range of physical and mental health conditions, ran a Valentine's Day themed table-top pop-up at White Stuff on Finkle Street last Saturday.

Community raise almost £3million in two weeks to purchase wind farm

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 4:46pm
MORE than 400 people have raised close to £3million in just two weeks to refinance a community wind farm near Ulverston.

LETTER: How sad that people would resort to such depths

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 4:36pm
I would like to bring the public's attention to an incident that happened on Sunday, January 28, on Milnthorpe Road at Kendal between 6.15pm and 7pm.

Cumbria County Council agrees four per cent tax rise

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 3:37pm
A NEAR-four per cent council tax rise was among a number of measures approved by Cumbria County Council today. 

Free Power to the People event in Kendal will promote community energy schemes

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 3:31pm
A FREE Power to the People event to promote community energy schemes will take place in Kendal on Monday (Feb 26).

1.5m wall along River Kent from Mintsfeet to Helsington Mills among flood defence options for Kendal

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 3:29pm
FLOOD defence plans for Kendal and the surrounding villages were laid out by the Environment Agency at two public drop-in meetings.

Kendal men unite to create new choir to raise money for cancer charities

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 2:44pm
A GROUP of novice male singers in Kendal has been turned into a choir to raise money for men's cancer charities.

Police hunt 20-year-old with South Cumbrian connections

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 2:12pm
CUMBRIA Police are keen to speak to 20-year-old Dale Smith, who is wanted on recall to prison.

Castle Green Hotel at Kendal plans £200,000 investment

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 2:06pm
THE Castle Green Hotel in Kendal is celebrating its 20th anniversary with the news that it is set to invest a further £200,000 into the business.

'Smart Park' idea could transform the Lake District for visitors

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 1:02pm
THE Lake District could be turned into a 'mobile-friendly' smart park to boost tourism and reduce carbon emissions.

Businesses ready to exhibit at The North West Hospitality Show

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 12:06pm
The North West Hospitality Show

How to have an obituary published in The Westmorland Gazette

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 11:27am
To have an obituary of a loved-one published in The Westmorland Gazette, please request an obituary form, which gives all the details of what to do, by emailing vicky.goodall@kendal.newsquest.co.uk

LETTER: Use Kendal's Market Place for an events 'hub' - not New Road

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 10:29am
I read the report on plans for New Road at Kendal (Gazette, February 1, 'Town unveils events hub vision'). If they are anything like the grandiose, expensive plans for the Market Place one shudders to think of the outcome.

New £12million maternity ward officially opens its doors

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 9:40am
SOUTH Cumbria's highly anticipated £12million maternity ward officially opened its doors yesterday (February 14).

Windermere Lake Cruises scoops award

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 9:09am
WINDERMERE Lake Cruises has brought a top award back to Cumbria after scooping the accolade at UKinbound’s annual Awards for Excellence.

Travel disruption as trains cancelled between Carlisle and Preston

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 8:08am
RAIL services have been disrupted this morning (February 15) due to damage to overhead electric wires between Oxenholme and Lancaster. 

'Secret' sisters to launch father's WW2 memoirs tonight (Thursday)

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 7:01am
THE remarkable wartime courage of two north Lancashire sisters and their father is to be celebrated at a book launch tonight (Thursday, February 15).

PROPERTY: Build upwards, says Housing Secretary

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 7:01am
PROPOSALS to make it easier for homeowners to extend their properties upwards have been welcomed by the professional body for estate agents.

Milnthorpe Corinthians FC plans new loos to boost promotion hopes

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 6:01am
A VILLAGE football club is planning to extend its men's toilets, to improve its promotion chances.

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