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AGONY CHEF: making desserts for vegans can be a bit tricky

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 8:10am
I’m going to a party and have to take a vegan dessert. Has chef any suggestions?

REMEMBRANCE DAY: Five South Westmorland men died in the Battle of Broodseinde 100 years ago

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 7:46am
Historian David Shackleton reveals the identities of five South Westmorland men who died in the Battle of Broodseinde, which began in October 1917

PROPERTY: Top tips for selling your home this winter

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 7:00am
PEOPLE looking to sell their home this winter are being offered expert advice by the industry body for estate agents.

PROPERTY: The 20 must-have items for your toolbox

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 7:00am
BUILDER and former Great British Bake Off finalist Richard Burr - author of BIY: Bake It Yourself - compiles his list of the 20 essential items every DIY-er needs in their toolbox.

Latest planning applications submitted to the Lake District National Park Authority

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 6:46am
Latest planning applications received by Lake District National Park Authority

Positive Parenting with Chris Garner - helping your child with speech

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 6:00pm
SOME people believe teaching your child to talk is something that comes much later in our baby’s development. Would it surprise you to learn the first six months can be one of the most sociable times of a child’s life?

Man to face trial for having skeleton key in the Lakes

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 5:13pm
A MAN accused of having a skeleton key in the Lake District for alleged criminal use will go on trial in February.

New chapter for Kendal insurance brokers

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 4:31pm
STAFF from a Kendal insurance brokers which closed for business had their first day in their new roles on Monday.

Kendal traffic police out to ensure motorists are ready for winter

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 4:20pm
TRAFFIC police were monitoring drivers in Kendal on Friday morning to make sure motorists are prepared for winter.

Cycle lane trial outcome to be decided in New Year

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 4:14pm
A DECISION on whether a busy Kendal road should be permanently reduced to one lane to facilitate a cyclepath is expected early next year.

Kendal town centre assault investigated

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 4:12pm
POLICE are investigating an assault which occurred on Stricklandgate, Kendal, close to The Fleece Inn at approximately 2:20pm on Thursday, November 9.

Friends bid farewell to Sir John Manduell

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 3:53pm
WARM tributes were paid to Lancaster University's first director of music, Sir John Manduell, at his funeral at St John the Baptist Church, Low Bentham, on Monday.

Tory delegates hold annual conference in Windermere

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 2:49pm
MORE than 100 delegates attended the third Cumbria Conservative conference held at The Low Wood Bay Hotel on the shores of Windermere.

Former Kendal soldier takes on epic challenge in aid of Help for Heroes

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 2:43pm
A FORMER soldier turned ultrarunner from Kendal is taking on a mammoth challenge to raise money to help his fellow servicemen and women.

LETTER: EU referendum did not give a very clear result

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 2:41pm
Just a short comment to add to the letters about the EU referendum. Of those who did vote, 51.9 per cent voted Leave and 48.1 per cent voted Remain.

Town cycle club celebrates second anniversary

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 11:54am
Kendal Cycle Club celebrated its 2nd anniversary on Saturday with a birthday ride attended by 93 members.

Police investigating Ambleside burglary

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 11:45am
POLICE are investigating a report of a burglary at a storage barn at Rydal, Ambleside, overnight between Monday, November 6 and Tuesday 7.

Lake District hoteliers respond to survey on Brexit

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 11:38am
LAKE District hoteliers have expressed fears they could be forced to close if stringent restrictions on migrant labour are imposed after Brexit.

School theatre to spotlight key issues for young people in South Lakeland

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 11:32am
A NEW theatre project is being launched to raise awareness of the difficult issues and pressures facing young people.

Thousands of police days lost to sickness in Cumbria

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 10:58am
OVERWORKED officers took thousands of days off sick last year prompting the chairman of Cumbria's police union to announce that force morale is at an all time low.