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Actress Molly back at Cartmel school

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 4:37pm
A FORMER pupil turned successful actress returned to her old school to speak at its 60th annual speech night and prize-giving evening.

LETTER: Thanks to the First Responders

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 4:37pm
I AM writing in praise of two First Responders who attended my home one recent Monday evening. My 82-year-old friend had slipped and injured herself.

Warning of Cumbria Police merger threat

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 2:24pm
CUMBRIA Police may have to consider a merger with another force because of a “looming” budget bombshell, the county’s crime commissioner has warned.

Kendal teenager jailed for illegally supplying drugs to children

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 12:18pm
A KENDAL teenager has been jailed for illegally supplying drugs to children - three of whom fell ill and were taken to hospital.

Kendal player makes England squad

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 11:20am
KENDAL woman Vanessa Temple has been picked for the England rugby league squad which will travel to play France at the end of this month.

Amnesty wants to show the government that British people care about keeping refugee families together

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 10:47am
Imagine fleeing your country, your home, your life as you know it. Imagine arriving in an unfamiliar country, unable to speak the language to convey the horrors your have witnessed, the traumas you’ve survived. Imagine doing this all alone without the comfort of your family.

Hospitals and Blackpool Tower to light up pink for breast cancer

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 10:20am
MORECAMBE Bay's hospitals will be lighting up pink tomorrow (Friday) for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Kitchen fire in South Lakeland

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 9:01am
TWO fire engines from Kendal and Milnthorpe were called to the scene in response to a building fire in South Lakeland.

Sedbergh rugby trio make it to England squad

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 7:45am
THREE Sedbergh School pupils have been selected for England Rugby’s Uner-18 training camp at Bristol over the half term break.

Queueing traffic on M6 following accident

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 7:44am
TRAFFIC is queueing following an accident on the M6.

Tennis players at Ulverston object to plan for fewer courts

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 7:29am
AMATEUR tennis players in Ulverston have told councillors they cannot be serious about plans to cut the number of courts in the town.

TODAY'S PHOTO FROM THE GAZETTE ARCHIVES: Members of the British Legion march through Kendal is 1951

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 6:50am
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.

Vicky's Six Brilliant Things To Do and See ....

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 6:00am
What's on this week ...

'If you want to get into print, I suggest you look into self publishing'

Wed, 17/10/2018 - 5:44pm
Publishing a Novel by Caroline Gilfillan

Vintage cars are set to conquer Cumbria's mountain pass

Wed, 17/10/2018 - 4:24pm
OVER 100 brightly painted vintage sports cars from the 1920s era will make their way through the Lake District this November.

LETTER: Use thick slices of bread instead!

Wed, 17/10/2018 - 4:07pm
THOSE seeking a practical alternative to plates for serving food (Letters, Sept 6 & 20), could return to the medieval practice of thick slices of four-day-old brown bread.

Warton WI's bakers and models raise £2,000 for Rosemere

Wed, 17/10/2018 - 2:54pm
A CAKE sale, coffee morning and catwalk show have given a £2,000 boost to a cancer charity.

Go online to contact your GP, patients urged

Wed, 17/10/2018 - 1:10pm
PATIENTS across Cumbria are being encouraged to contact their GP by smartphone, tablet or computer to free up surgery time.

CCTV appeal for Barrow assault

Wed, 17/10/2018 - 10:40am
CUMBRIA Police are investigating a serious assault in Barrow and they have released CCTV footage of two men they would like to speak to.

TODAY'S PHOTO FROM THE GAZETTE ARCHIVES: A house at Kendal damaged in a collision involving a tanker in 1977

Wed, 17/10/2018 - 6:40am
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.

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