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Story of unique Auschwitz Album goes on show at Windermere library

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 6:01am
THE story of a unique photograph album of Jews arriving at Auschwitz is being shared with visitors to the Lake District Holocaust Project.

Vicky's Six Brilliant Things To Do This Week ...

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 6:00am
What's on this week ...

Award joy for Snooty Fox at Kirkby Lonsdale

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 5:25am
UK PUB company Ei Group has named a Lake District establishment ‘Best Joint Investment’ at its inaugural Awards for Excellence.

Full details of Tour of Britain route through Cumbria unveiled

Wed, 18/07/2018 - 5:09pm
IT is 50 days until the Tour of Britain comes back to Cumbria – and full details of the route through the county and the main sponsors for the Cumbria stages of the race were unveiled today.

Walks and watering holes mapped out in two new Dales' guides

Wed, 18/07/2018 - 3:52pm
TWO handy new books detailing interesting Dales’ walks and highlighting popular pubs to quench the thirst en route, are now on sale.

SLDC confirms national park plan responses

Wed, 18/07/2018 - 3:49pm
Councillors have confirmed their responses to a key planning document affecting South Lakeland.

Lake District football coach 'sexually abused young boys', jury told

Wed, 18/07/2018 - 2:37pm
A MAN accused of indecently assaulting young players while he was a Lake District football coach has gone on trial.

Ill lone yachtsman rescued by Barrow RNLI

Wed, 18/07/2018 - 12:51pm
THE RNLI today rescued a lone yachtsman who had become unwell and required a medical evacuation.

Morrisons at Kendal to introduce 'quieter hour' for shoppers

Wed, 18/07/2018 - 11:40am
MORRISONS at Kendal is to introduce a quieter hour for customers who would benefit from a calmer shopping trip.

John Woodcock MP quits Labour party

Wed, 18/07/2018 - 9:46am
BARROW and Furness MP John Woodcock has today resigned from the Labour party.

Cumberland Building Society appoints new director

Wed, 18/07/2018 - 9:28am
CUMBERLAND Building Society has announced the appointment of Mark Stanger as a new non-executive director.

1,300 take part in Cumbria Litter Pick

Wed, 18/07/2018 - 9:23am
MORE than 1,300 people took part in the Great Cumbrian Litter Pick organised by the Friends of the Lake District.

Town plans 'snogathon'

Wed, 18/07/2018 - 9:19am
THREE hundred passengers will take part in Britain’s biggest snogathon on Sunday, July 22, under the iconic clock at Carnforth station where Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson kissed in the classic 1945 movie Brief Encounter.

Kendal College to continue managing town's museum

Wed, 18/07/2018 - 9:06am
A SOUTH Lakeland college will have more freedom to run a town’s museum as part of a new management agreement.

TODAY'S PHOTO FROM THE GAZETTE ARCHIVES: Netherfield versus Chesterfield in 1963

Wed, 18/07/2018 - 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.

Champions of outdoor theatre return to Brantwood

Tue, 17/07/2018 - 6:43pm
ONE of the star outfits of open air theatre return to a favoured haunt next week.

LETTER: Cyclists need to follow the rules

Tue, 17/07/2018 - 4:37pm
How many times do you meet bikers where they should not legally be? In towns, villages; on footpaths and on the mountains.

Paragliders raise thousands at Lakes Charity Classic held at Grasmere

Tue, 17/07/2018 - 4:22pm
THE annual Lakes Charity Classic saw paragliders from across the UK meet in the Lake District to fly together and raise thousands for charity.

Six Calendar Girls to visit Hawes museum next week

Tue, 17/07/2018 - 3:05pm
SIX of the original Calendar Girls will be attending a public event at a Yorkshire Dales attraction next week.