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Rotary raise more than £1,000 from unwanted household items

Fri, 13/07/2018 - 8:35am
UNWANTED household items from garages, attics, cupboards and sideboards have raised £1,300 at auction.

Sneak preview of Paul Rose's newest series for Brewery audience

Fri, 13/07/2018 - 8:32am
AN AUDIENCE at Kendal’s Brewery Arts Centre enjoyed a sneak peak of Paul Rose’s newest series on Tuesday.

TODAY'S PHOTO FROM THE GAZETTE ARCHIVES: Looking forward to Easter in 1993

Fri, 13/07/2018 - 7:44am
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.

TODAY'S PHOTO FROM THE GAZETTE ARCHIVES: Flight-Lieut Harold Fishwick MBE in 1951

Fri, 13/07/2018 - 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.

M&S colleagues join Royals at Westminster Abbey for RAF centenary

Fri, 13/07/2018 - 6:01am
TWO Kendal colleagues were amazed to be given seats at Westminster Abbey for this week's RAF centenary celebrations.

How to have a report of your wedding published in The Westmorland Gazette

Fri, 13/07/2018 - 5:26am
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Jones Homes starts spadework at Stonecross Meadows, Kendal

Thu, 12/07/2018 - 6:01pm
SPADEWORK has officially started at green fields on Kendal's southern outskirts, where 110 new homes are to be built.

Fresh paint proposed for Ulverston restaurant Virginia House

Thu, 12/07/2018 - 6:01pm
AN ULVERSTON chef is seeking consent to repaint the front of his Grade II-listed Georgian restaurant and gin parlour.

Freemasons walk across Morecambe Bay for Blood Bikes charity

Thu, 12/07/2018 - 4:53pm
FREEMASONS, their families and dogs completed a Cross Bay walk to raise money for the Blood Bikes charity.

LETTER: The ferry out of action is a loss of valuable income

Thu, 12/07/2018 - 4:53pm
ONCE upon a time there was a ferry, which regularly crossed back and forth across Windermere. Then there was a change of management which decided that a new cable was needed.

Former MasterChef contestant opens up new Ambleside venture

Thu, 12/07/2018 - 4:33pm
A FORMER MasterChef contestant opened his newest eatery in Ambleside yesterday (Wednesday).

'Deadly' bridge jump is criticised

Thu, 12/07/2018 - 3:52pm
SUNSEEKERS have been criticised for ignoring warning signs and risking their lives by jumping into a river from a South Lakeland bridge.

LETTER: Royalty Cinema is in superb condition

Thu, 12/07/2018 - 3:39pm
It is being proposed that the site which includes the Royalty Cinema at Bowness could be 'redeveloped to be used for tourism purposes'.

Huge programme of attractions lined up for Ingleton Gala

Thu, 12/07/2018 - 3:07pm
A HUGE programme of events is lined up for this year's Ingleton Gala and Mountain Race as organisers hope the sunny and dry weather stays a bit longer.

Hundreds lace up for Walk to Remember

Thu, 12/07/2018 - 2:56pm
AN emotional night saw a record breaking number of people take on a ten mile walk to raise vital funds for a town's hospice.

LETTER: Advice on driving for hay fever sufferers

Thu, 12/07/2018 - 2:46pm
A runny nose, headache and constant sneezing – these are just a few of the symptoms hay fever sufferers deal with during the summer. These symptoms can affect motorists in a number of ways.

Police cold case review team turn to social media to identify woman whose body was found in Dales

Thu, 12/07/2018 - 2:33pm
POLICE are asking people with links to South East Asian countries to help identify a woman whose body was found in the Yorkshire Dales in 2004 - by using Facebook to trace her friends or relatives.

Warning issues about doorstep cold callers

Thu, 12/07/2018 - 1:45pm
CUMBRIA Trading Standards and United Utilities are warning residents in the county to be on their guard from cold callers claiming to want to talk about poor water pressure.

Ulverston to host climate change meeting

Thu, 12/07/2018 - 11:39am
A public meeting is to be held in Ulverston to explore new ways of tackling climate change.

Ulverston business aims to double in size in next five years

Thu, 12/07/2018 - 11:22am
AN ULVERSTON business has ambitions to double its size in the next five years after securing a place on a prestigious government backed programme.