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Wed, 27/06/2018 - 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.

PROPERTY: Scarsdale, Crosthwaite, £875,000

Tue, 26/06/2018 - 6:01pm
BREATHTAKING views across the Lyth Valley towards Whitbarrow Scar are just one of the highlights of this architect-designed country house in Crosthwaite village.

Subway plans to expand in Cumbria

Tue, 26/06/2018 - 4:30pm
SUBWAY in Lancashire, Merseyside, Cheshire and Cumbria has set out ambitious targets for new store development, with plans to grow its portfolio of stores from 215 to almost 300 by the end 2023.

Car fire involving discarded e-cigarette

Tue, 26/06/2018 - 4:11pm
FIREFIGHTERS tackled a car fire in Natland this morning (June 26).

New director at Grange firm

Tue, 26/06/2018 - 3:55pm
CHARTERED financial planning firm Independent Investment Associates Ltd, located in Grange-over-Sands, has appointed Andrew Troughton as a director of the firm.

Eighty jobs likely to go at Skipton 'Rackhams' after creditors voted to close store

Tue, 26/06/2018 - 3:19pm
EIGHTY one members of staff at the Skipton ‘Rackhams’ store have learned their jobs are likely to go early next year after House of Fraser creditors backed a move to close the store.

Fix Cumbria's potholes fast, pleads councillor

Tue, 26/06/2018 - 2:54pm
A CONSERVATIVE councillor has criticised Cumbria County Council for not spending Government money it received three months ago on fixing potholes.

Two car crash in Windermere

Tue, 26/06/2018 - 2:33pm
MOTORISTS are being asked to avoid Elleray Road in Windermere following an accident.

Enjoy a taste of Appleby at food festival on July 27

Tue, 26/06/2018 - 2:01pm
APPLEBY is to showcase the best of local food and farming at the town's Taste Appleby Festival 2018.

Six vehicle collision on A590

Tue, 26/06/2018 - 1:59pm
POLICE were called to a six vehicle collision on the A590 yesterday (Monday).

Fragility and Power exhibition is 'first' for important regional gallery

Tue, 26/06/2018 - 1:36pm
ELISABETH Frink never compromised on style.

Local Royal British Legion pals set for Menin Gate pilgrimage

Tue, 26/06/2018 - 12:52pm
A PILGRIMAGE to one of the world's best-known war memorials is being joined by members of the Kendal and Langdales Royal British Legion branches this summer.

Coastguard reminds public to be wary of sands

Tue, 26/06/2018 - 10:23am
FURNESS Coastguard has reminded members of the public of the 'hidden dangers' of the sands.

Meeting held to discuss damage caused by travellers in Kirkby Lonsdale

Tue, 26/06/2018 - 8:50am
ANGRY councillors and residents met with police in Kirkby Lonsdale to discuss the damage done to their community by travellers and gypsies visiting the Appleby Horse Fair.

Bring your own reusable cup for a free brew at Booths

Tue, 26/06/2018 - 8:41am
BOOTHS cardholders will now have to bring a reusable cup to the supermarket if they want to enjoy a free brew.

Welcome additions to Windermere herd

Tue, 26/06/2018 - 8:37am
A LAKE District herd of Albion cattle have had a busy transfer window helping to safeguard the breed.

'Harmonious learning community' at Windermere school

Tue, 26/06/2018 - 8:35am
A LAKE District primary school has been rated good by Ofsted.

Damage to car in Kendal

Tue, 26/06/2018 - 8:20am
THE WING mirror of a car has been damaged in Kendal.

Tractor window smashed in Askam-in-Furness

Tue, 26/06/2018 - 8:16am
DAMAGE has been caused to a gate and a tractor window has been smashed in Askam-in-Furness.

Problems calling 101 for Cumbrian O2 customers

Tue, 26/06/2018 - 8:11am
POLICE have been made aware of a potential connectivity issue for O2 customers in the LA22 area of Cumbria due to a telephone mast being down.