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Grasmere hotel reveals new look and new name

Thu, 21/06/2018 - 1:45pm
A FAMILY-RUN hotel in Grasmere has unveiled a bold new look – and a new name – following a major investment.

Cartmel rocks for brother and sister Joe and Connie Elson

Thu, 21/06/2018 - 12:10pm
CARTMEL rocked to the sound of music at a charity festival inspired by brother and sister Joe and Connie Elson.

Windermere explorer returns home for new BBC series

Thu, 21/06/2018 - 12:10pm
A GLOBETROTTING adventurer has returned home to the Lake District for his newest BBC series.

PICTURE GALLERY: Record broken at Another Fine Fest

Thu, 21/06/2018 - 10:37am
A TOWN is claiming to have gained a second mass participation world record after hundreds of people put on comical party hats.

Survey results show Morecambe Bay Trust is 'on the right path'

Thu, 21/06/2018 - 10:05am
ADULT inpatient services at Morecambe Bay Trust hospitals have shown continued improvement according to the results of a survey.

Inaugural Kendal Unity Festival to take place on Saturday

Thu, 21/06/2018 - 9:59am
KENDAL'S inaugural Unity Festival will take place this weekend with hopes of 'bringing people together'.

Sedbergh School pupils takes on epic triathlon

Thu, 21/06/2018 - 9:13am
SEDBERGH School sixth former Tabitha Holdsworth is taking on the Boddy Challenge - a 10km swim on Windermere, the Windermere Marathon (42km) and then a 30 mile cycle back to Sedbergh - today (Thursday).

Eventful weekend for Kendal's Superbikes star

Thu, 21/06/2018 - 8:33am
BRITISH Superbikes star James Ellison, of Kendal, had an eventful weekend in the latest round of the championship.

International debut for Kirkbie Kendal golfer

Thu, 21/06/2018 - 8:24am
ONE of Carus Green golf club’s elite junior players has made a superb first impression during her international debut this month.

PROPERTY: Windermere's picture-perfect LA23 postcode makes top ten

Thu, 21/06/2018 - 7:01am
ROYAL Mail has revealed its ten "most scenic postal routes".

TODAY'S PHOTO FROM THE GAZETTE ARCHIVES: Olive Clarke retires as WI chairman

Thu, 21/06/2018 - 6:30am
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.

PROPERTY: No spring in housing market's step, says RICS

Thu, 21/06/2018 - 6:01am
THE average number of homes on estate agents' books is "at a near all-time low", according to RICS.

Vicky's Six Brilliant Things To Do This Week ...

Thu, 21/06/2018 - 6:00am
What's on this week ...

Sax sensation lands top musical award

Wed, 20/06/2018 - 6:58pm
ONE of Cumbria's finest young musical talents has notched up another prestigious award.

Lucky escape for kestrel chick at High Lickbarrow

Wed, 20/06/2018 - 4:29pm
A KESTREL chick had two lucky escapes when it fell out of its nest at the National Trust’s High Lickbarrow Farm.

Kendal's Vodafone shop to ring the changes with fresh new look

Wed, 20/06/2018 - 4:10pm
THE Vodafone shop at Kendal's Westmorland Shopping Centre looks set for a new look.

Two homes planned for garden at Kents Bank, Grange-over-Sands

Wed, 20/06/2018 - 4:03pm
A COUPLE have submitted outline plans to build two new homes in a large garden at Kents Bank.

Furness Tradition Festival to honour musician John's legacy

Wed, 20/06/2018 - 3:06pm
MEMORIES of a "sorely missed" friend of the Furness folk music scene have inspired a new tune-writing competition.

The Dalemain Loop opens: The official extension to the Ullswater Way

Wed, 20/06/2018 - 2:54pm
AN EXTENSION to the Ullswater Way footpath has been opened.

Parents launch crowdfunding project to improve Abbot Hall playground

Wed, 20/06/2018 - 2:28pm
A GROUP of local parents have launched a crowdfunding appeal to help raise money for the improvement of Abbot Hall play area in Kendal.