The Westmorland Gazette
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Helen Moriarty, Bowness & Windermere Forward Project Manager, argues that sustainable solutions need to be found to protect and enhance well-loved places
REVIEW: park production is hugely recommended evening of unrivalled swashbuckling family fun - and a scene-stealing talking horse
ONE of the joys of summer theatregoing is the annual Dukes theatre walkabout production at Williamson Park, Lancaster, writes PAUL THURSTON. With over thirty years of memorable shows, including the national award winning The Hobbit in 2016, the event has grown to be the largest of its kind in the UK. The natural beauty of the park’s woodland and dells, the majestic Ashton Memorial, and the breathtaking views over Morecambe Bay all combine to create a unique and memorable setting.
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A HOME owner is taking a "grand" approach to selling his Kendal apartment by knocking £1,000 off the price each week until it sells.
RECENTLY you may have heard a bit about GDPR, or General Data Protection Regulation!
BEING a parent is one of the most wonderful and stressful jobs there is. The job of parenting has often been carried out while sleep-deprived and stretched to the limit.
REPORTS are reaching the Gazette newsdesk that the emergency services are currently dealing with an incident on the A65 close to Ingleton.
CELEBRATIONS are in order for two South Lakeland schools as both Dallam and Windermere enjoyed success in their international baccalaureate results.
AMERICAN rock band The Killers showed they are Human after stopping off in the Lake District for a night away.
KENDAL residents have been warned of a potential stink causing a nuisance in parts of the town.
A KENDAL schoolboy has won first prize in two international piano competitions.
A WOMAN was flown to hospital in a critical condition after a crash on the A5092 yesterday (Thursday).
A WOMAN in Kendal was subjected to an unprovoked assault, police have said.
GRAFFITI has appeared on approximately 20 signs and plant machinery within the Torver Quarry grounds.
THREE five-week-old osprey chicks have been tagged with ID rings at Foulshaw Moss Nature Reserve near Witherslack.
I COULD not believe my eyes when I saw the new pedestrian crossing on Burton Road at Kendal at the entrance to Kendal Care Home, a place where presumably very few people will benefit from it.
DREAMCATCHER: Alex Hossack and Catherine Aubrey interpret your dreams
Q: I am over 25 and entitled to the National Living Wage, but I suspect I am being underpaid. How can I find out if I’m being paid the right amount, and claim what I am owed from my employer?