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Fail to stop collision in Kendal

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 7:57am
A CAR has collided with a parked Mini in a fail to stop road traffic collision in Kendal.

TODAY'S PHOTO FROM THE GAZETTE ARCHIVES: The start of The Westmorland Gazette print run in 1968

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 6:20am
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.

REVIEW: beautiful but painful piece of drama that grips you from start to finish

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 6:37pm
A Streetcar Named Desire, Theatre by the Lake, Keswick

Artist aims to inspire with new exhibition

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 6:16pm
HIDING From Myself puts the work of artist Tim Leeson in the spotlight.

Wildlife charity condemns trespassers who blocked badger sett at Foulshaw Moss reserve

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 5:37pm
A WILDLIFE charity has condemned the actions of trespassers who blocked up a badger sett with rocks.

PICTURE FROM THE PAST: Cutting turf at Flookburgh

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 5:08pm
THIS photograph from our Hardman collections shows part of the working life of Cumbria.

Beacons will remember police officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 4:45pm
A SPECIAL fundraising event is being held to remember police officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty by lighting a series of beacons across the peaks of the Lake District.

Cumbrian businesses warned of payment fraud scam

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 12:06pm
CUMBRIAN businesses have been warned of a national payment fraud scam following reports of two cases in Cumbria.

Exhausted cyclist found by passing doctors

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 10:36am
AN EXHAUSTED cyclist suffering from mild hypothermia was aided by Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team (MRT) on Sunday (April 15).

Woman, 67, taken to hospital after slipping

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 10:28am
A 67-YEAR-OLD who slipped while out walking near Patterdale was taken to hospital yesterday (April 16).

Woman taken to hospital after hurting ankle

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 9:24am
A WOMAN walking at Ullswater was taken to hospital after hurting her ankle on Saturday (April 14).

Elderly woman flown to hospital with stomach pains

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 9:15am
AN ELDERLY woman walking near Ullswater was flown to hospital suffering with stomach pains.

Man charged with dangerous driving at Kendal

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 8:50am
A man was detained and charged for dangerous driving and public order offences in Kendal's Morrisons car park.

Dales cycling crashes surge since Tour de France

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 8:31am
AN investigation has been launched into how to stem an upsurge in cycling casualties on Yorkshire Dales roads made famous by the Tour de France.

Ulverston cash machine damaged

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 8:11am
A CASH machine in Ulverston has been damaged.

TODAY'S PHOTO FROM THE GAZETTE ARCHIVES: Grasmere Rushbearing in 1962

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 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.

Stand-up comedy that mixes the plight of the modern woman with politics

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 7:16pm
CRITICALLY acclaimed stand-up Tiff Stevenson returns to The Dukes on Saturday, April 28 (8pm) with her new show - Bombshell.

REVIEW: Olivier Award winning actor has amazing presence on stage

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 6:23pm
Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations, Theatre by the Lake, Keswick

PROPERTY OF THE WEEK: Punchbowl House, Grayrigg, offers in region of £525,000

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 6:01pm
LOCATED in the heart of Grayrigg village, north of Kendal, this week's featured property is an impressive stone-built residence dating back to the 1850s.

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