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Have your say on 'world-class visitor experience' to mark Windermere's Holocaust legacy

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 6:00pm
PEOPLE are being invited to have their say about plans for "a world-class visitor experience" telling the story of 300 child Holocaust survivors who found refuge in Windermere.

PROPERTY: 18th century pub in Dacre village sold

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 6:00pm
THE 18th century Horse and Farrier pub in the village of Dacre, near Ullswater in the Lake District National Park, has been sold through specialist agent Mere Commercial.

Windermere ferry under investigation from ombudsman

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 4:28pm
AN independent investigation is underway into the operation of the Windermere Ferry.

LETTER: New Road common land at Kendal should be deregistered

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 4:06pm
IT seems to me that South Lakeland District Council has only one course of action over New Road at Kendal.

LETTER: So many positive comments received about Westmorland County Show

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 3:48pm
WHAT a day! After challenging weather conditions during the build, the sunshine on Westmorland County Show day was extremely welcome and certainly contributed to what was an absolutely fantastic event.

Funding boost for school paves way for upgraded sporting facilities

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 3:18pm
A KENDAL secondary school has received nearly a quarter of a million pounds in funding which it will invest in a state-of-the-art all-weather playing surface and other facilities.

Pioneering treatments identified for UK trial

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 2:48pm
The Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) could be about to blaze a new trail in treating some of the most seriously injured patients thanks to a cross-Atlantic partnership.

LETTER: The heart has been ripped out of Kendal

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 2:04pm
I drive westwards along New Road and it looks like Kendal has died and its heart has been ripped out. Anyone visiting Kendal from the north for the first time will think Kendal has closed down.

Two more people admit to class A drug supply in Kendal

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 12:40pm
TWO more people have admitted roles in a class A drugs supply conspiracy in South Cumbria.

Windermere businesswoman hopes to raise funds and awareness with pole dancing stunt

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 12:25pm
A WINDERMERE businesswoman and pole dancing advocate is hoping to raise more than just eyebrows with her unusual take on charity fundraising.

REVIEW: an evening’s music-making of the highest quality

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 12:18pm
Royal Northern Sinfonia, Westmorland hall, Kendal Leisure Centre

Youths 'upsetting' residents at Carnforth sheltered housing, meeting told

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 12:00pm
YOUTHS have been "upsetting" residents at sheltered housing in Carnforth, town councillors were told.

Carnforth railway station clock on time again after 11-month standstill

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 12:00pm
THE hands of Carnforth's iconic railway station clock are moving once again after nearly a year-long standstill.

Money allocated to improve common land in Kendal

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 10:09am
Funds have been approved to carry out initial work to improve common land at New Road in Kendal.

LETTER: The standard of some of the driving around Kendal is shocking

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 10:01am
I WONDERED if anyone else has noticed the shocking decline in the standard of driving around Kendal over the last few months.

THE EXECUTIVES: Caroline Page, Chilli Communication

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 8:59am
Name and job title: Caroline Page, director

READERS TO THE RESCUE: Essential work behind the scenes

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 8:14am
The Westmorland Gazette’s Readers to the Rescue campaign aims to raise £40,000 for Kendal Mountain Rescue Team to buy a new state-of-the-art vehicle that will act as a ‘mobile base’. This would allow better communications on rescues and potentially save lives. This week SARA ROYLE talks to some of the organisations unsung heroes in the team's the support group.

PROPERTY: Summer housing demand dipped to 12-month low, says trade body

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 6:00am
HOUSING demand has dipped to a 12-month low, says the industry body for estate agents.

MP Tim Farron invites people to special Storm Desmond surgery

Thu, 12/10/2017 - 6:00pm
PEOPLE who are still feeling the effects of Storm Desmond nearly two years on are invited to a special surgery with MP Tim Farron next week.

Kendal burglars "caught in the act" to be sentenced next month

Thu, 12/10/2017 - 3:58pm
THREE burglars "caught in the act" of late night criminal conduct in Kendal will be sentenced next month.