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Vacancy on Carnforth Town Council to be filled

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 6:01pm
CARNFORTH Town Council is taking steps to fill a vacancy among its ranks.

Bolton-le-Sands great-grandad gets France's top honour for D-Day

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 6:01pm
A D-DAY veteran and "adored" great-grandfather from north Lancashire has received France's highest honour.

Positive Parenting with Chris Garner - family meetings

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 6:01pm
FAMILY life is extremely busy these days, and it pays dividends to have a regular time when all family members sit together and have a family meeting.

PROPERTY: Daisy and Pearl Lowe dream up bedrooms for Mother's Day

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 6:01pm
TO CELEBRATE Mother's Day this Sunday (March 11) a model and her mum have teamed up to share their vintage-inspired decor secrets, writes Gabrielle Fagan.

Kendal siblings qualify for cross country championships

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 4:48pm
FOUR siblings from Kendal have qualified to represent Cumbria in the Schools' Cross-Country to take place in mid March.

Public warned after Arnside resident is scammed

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 4:05pm
POLICE are warning the public to be vigilant after an Arnside resident received a scam phone call.

Motorcycling legend lends record-breaking Superbike to Museum

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 3:48pm
A RECORD breaking superbike has taken pride of place at the Lakeland Motor Museum.

Police urge vigilance among HGV drivers following spate of thefts

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 3:21pm
Cumbria Police is asking HGV drivers to be vigilant of thieves stealing loads and fuel from parked vehicles.

Passionate chef takes up top position in Lakes hotel kitchen

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 3:09pm
A 'PASSIONATE' chef has taken on the top position at a Lake District restaurant, with promises that he will be putting the customer first.

Trees toppled by violent winds near Windermere

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 2:57pm
FEROCIOUS winds which ripped through the Lake District last week toppled dozens of 50ft trees.

Police arrest man who barricaded himself and a woman in Barrow hotel room

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 2:51pm
A MAN has been arrested by police after he barricaded himself and a woman inside a Barrow hotel room.

MP backs mission to clean up north west beaches

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 2:46pm
A CAMPAIGN to clean up South Lakeland's beaches has been launched, marking the creation of the first group dedicated to the cause in the region.

Windermere tour operator unveils expansion plans across the north

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 2:31pm
ONE of the Lake District’s longest-running tourism operators has unveiled plans to expand.

Robbers punch woman and escape with keys to jewellers in 'terrifying ordeal'

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 2:22pm
ROBBERS made off with keys to a jewellers after forcing their way into a woman's home last night (Thursday).

LETTER: Postpone work at the former New Road car park until after the May district council elections

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 2:20pm
A LOT of decisions have been made by the Lib Dem-controlled South Lakeland District Council recently. A lot of controversial decisions. No more controversial than New Road at Kendal.

Ambleside photographer nominated for national climate change award at Parliament

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 2:02pm
A LAKE District photographer has been nominated for an award at Parliament for taking action to protect the planet from climate change.

Burglar gets suspended sentence for raid on Kendal scrap metal dealership

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 12:43pm
A BURGLAR who broke into a Kendal scrap metal dealership and stole £3,000 worth of property has been sentenced by a judge.

Kendal winter shelter closes its doors after extended opening

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 12:33pm
A SHELTER offering hot meals and beds to the homeless over the winter closed its doors on Saturday (March 3).

REVIEW: one of UK's best loved pianists enthrals audience with memorable performance

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 12:30pm
Haffner Orchestra and Martin Roscoe, Great Hall, Lancaster University

PROPERTY: Number of house-hunters soared in January 2018

Fri, 09/03/2018 - 12:01pm
THE number of people looking for new homes soared by 37 per cent in January, says the professional body for estate agents.