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Can you help track down the last three names on Ulverston war memorial?

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 4:21pm
JANET Eglin, standard bearer of Ulverston Royal British Legion, is hoping Gazette readers can help her find out more about three soldiers named on the town's war memorial.

Cumbria's police force is bolstered by new recruits

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 4:11pm
TWENTY-five extra police officers have been placed on the beat in Cumbria with money raised by an increase in the constabulary's council tax precept.

South Lakes North West Air Ambulance pilot retires after nearly two decades

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 3:43pm
A SOUTH Lakeland helicopter pilot is retiring after 18 years service with the North West Air Ambulance.

Northern boss apologises ahead of council grilling

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 2:39pm
A SENIOR Northern figure made an unequivocal apology for the standard of recent services ahead of an hour-long grilling from councillors in Kendal.

Plan to get paths up to scratch could take five years

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 2:22pm
PUBLIC paths in the Yorkshire Dales National Park are to be upgraded to enable greater ‘ease of use’, however the work is expected to take up to five years.

Tributes paid to late Lancaster Canal volunteer Keith Tassart

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 12:57pm
HAL Bagot, president of the Lancaster Canal Trust, led a tribute to the late canal volunteer Keith Tassart at the trust's annual meeting.

Cafe planned for Grange-over-Sands pet shop

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 10:59am
PLANS to change a Grange-over-Sands pet shop into a cafe with an upstairs flat have been submitted to South Lakeland District Council.

Bowman scores twice as Mintcakes start pre-season with 4-1 win

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 10:13am
KENDAL Town began their pre-season campaign with a comfortable 4-1 victory against Furness Rovers at The St&B Accountants Stadium.

Kendal Amateur Athletics Club secures league status

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 9:54am
KENDAL Amateur Athletics Club’s track and field team produced a much-improved performance at their meet at Burnley, the third round of the year in the Northern League.

Liberty of Furness map could make £100 at auction

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 9:22am
A MAP of the ‘Liberty of Furness’, copied in 1772 by a T Richardson, from a survey by map maker William Brasier, could make £100 when it comes up for auction.

Kendal schoolboy Billy Blaydes wins Scottish U14s national tennis title

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 9:09am
KIRKBIE Kendal School pupil Billy Blaydes has won the U14 Boys Scottish Junior Open Championship Singles and Doubles in Edinburgh.

Fresh hope given for A595 pinch-point

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 9:01am
CAMPAIGNERS calling for an upgrade of a hazardous pinch-point on a notorious road which links south and west Cumbria have received a double boost.

Kendal Town gears up for season

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 8:51am
LESS than a month remains before Kendal Town FC kick off the 2018/19 season in the newly-formed Evo-Stik West Division.

Holocaust buttons project reaches major milestone

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 7:12am
A LAKE District school has collected more than a million buttons as part of an ongoing project to commemorate the estimated 1.5 million children murdered during the Holocaust.


Thu, 19/07/2018 - 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.

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.