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TODAY'S PHOTO FROM THE GAZETTE ARCHIVES: Dove Cottage information officer Esther Morgan in 1993

Sat, 21/04/2018 - 8:00am
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.

Replica Spitfire to go on display at Kendal's New Road to celebrate 100 years of the RAF

Sat, 21/04/2018 - 7:56am
A FULL-size replica of a Spitfire aircraft will go on display in Kendal as part of the town's celebrations of 100 years of the RAF.

AGONY CHEF: chicken liver parfait - light in texture but rich and beautiful on toast

Sat, 21/04/2018 - 7:27am
What’s chef’s favourite pate, how would he make it and what would he serve it with?

Cuts leading to police being stuck in the office, says MP

Sat, 21/04/2018 - 6:38am
POLICE cuts are leading to officers being stuck behind desks rather than being out on the streets protecting people, it is claimed.

PROPERTY: "easy" conveyancing website takes off

Sat, 21/04/2018 - 6:01am
A CONVEYANCE comparison website for home buyers and sellers has joined the "easy" family of brands, which include easyJet, easyHotel and easyCoffee.

Prunella Scales and Timothy West to journey along Lancaster Canal

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 6:01pm
PRUNELLA Scales, the actress forever known as Sybil from Fawlty Towers, is to navigate the Lancaster Canal later this year with husband Timothy West.

Positive Parenting with Chris Garner: Encouraging good study techniques

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 6:01pm
WHEN encouraging good study techniques, a study timetable is a good starting point.

University of Cumbria rises in student survey rankings

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 4:57pm
THE University of Cumbria has been ranked 35th out of 126 higher education institutions in a student-informed survey - a rise of 60 places from last year.

Vegan couple launch new food truck venture

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 4:41pm
A VEGAN couple with a passion for flavourful food are hoping to offer something for everyone with their new food truck venture.

Burneside papermakers set to help Costa achieve ambitious eco targets

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 4:40pm
A SOUTH Lakeland papermill is likely to be a key player in helping a coffee chain giant achieve its eco aim of recycling half a billion takeaway cups a year by 2020.

TODAY'S PHOTO FROM THE GAZETTE ARCHIVES: Princess Margaret opening the Rose Show at Holker Hall in 1986

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 4:39pm
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.

LETTER: Please help me out of my recycling muddle

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 4:16pm
BEING persuaded like most reasonably responsible citizens that it is our duty to recycle, recycle, recycle I have a bag for plastics.

Hotel guests raise thousands for charity

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 12:19pm
GUESTS of a Windermere-based hotel group have raised £4,444.66 for the Lake District Foundation.

Lakeland Book of the Year entries are revealed

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 12:18pm
ENTRIES for the 2018 Lakeland Book of the Year are in - and once again they highlight Cumbria as being an inspirational literary destination.

Pup is looking for his Lake District home

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 12:05pm
STAFF at an animal charity are hoping to find a new home from the Lake District for one-year-old Max.

PROPERTY: Story Homes to build 76 new houses in Halton village

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 12:01pm
WORK is to start this summer on 76 new homes in the north Lancashire village of Halton.

PROPERTY: Time for landlords to improve energy efficiency

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 12:01pm
IT HAS been a requirement that anyone renting out a property has to provide the tenant with an Energy Performance Certificate.

Domestic abuse support group seeks votes for funding

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 11:36am
A DOMESTIC abuse support community group in South Lakeland wants your vote to win £50,000 of National Lottery funding as part of this year’s People’s Projects.

Carnforth doctor pops the question in Gazette's pages

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 10:54am
A CARNFORTH romantic has used the announcement pages of The Westmorland Gazette to pop the question to his pregnant partner.

The Finn goes speed dating

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 10:23am
I HATE small talk and meeting new people. So naturally the only place where I could have found myself last Friday was an evening of speed dating.