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CARNFORTH'S former police station, which closed earlier this year, has been put up for sale by private treaty.
CUMBRIA'S police dog twitter page has been commended for its quality as it made the finals of the Police Tweet Awards last night.
AN isolated field barn in the Yorkshire Dales is to be turned back into a basic "camping barn" after it was converted into a fully furnished holiday home without permission.
THE "gardener" of a massive cannabis factory found inside a Victorian house in South Cumbria has been handed a prison sentence.
IFNeil Diamond's current 50th Anniversary Tour does indeed turn out to be the singer's swansong concert performances then, on the evidence of the man's recent show at the Manchester Arena which kicked off the UK leg of his trek around the world, he really is bowing out right at the top of his game.
A KENDAL-based charity is calling for 30 new volunteers to join its existing base of 60 as it once again sets up a winter shelter for homeless and vulnerably housed people in South Lakeland.
ORGANISERS of Windermere’s A21 Walk for Freedom event hope to build on the success of last year.Twelve months ago the town boasted the biggest turn out per head of population with people dressed in black walking in single file through the Lake District.
Windermere Walk for Freedom organisers hope for big weekend turn out
AN insight into the work of two acclaimed South Lakes artists is being held in Ambleside this week.
HOLLYWOOD star Sir Anthony Hopkins has posted a picture of himself in the Lake District on social media.
THE life of a Cumbrian artists who taught at one of the world's most prestigious art colleges is being celebrated by his family following his death.
A CARELESS driver who crashed his car in the Lake District later falsely reported the vehicle stolen, a court heard.
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You reported the disbanding of the League of Friends of Westmorland General Hospital (Gazette, September 7, ‘Hospital Charity disbands’). The acknowledgement of the League’s contribution to WGH was well and truly deserved.
GREEN Door artists are back on the exhibition trail with the intriguingly titled Sacred Vessels exhibition.
A POPULAR campsite located in a picturesque Lakeland valley is this week's featured property.
A BRAND new dose of comedy theatre is heading to the Brewery.
The 52 per cent that voted leave in the Referendum have the absolute right to feel let down by Prime Minister Theresa May.
A SLOWDOWN in production due to the economic downturn has led to the country's largest sustainable materials and construction company to look at extending the life of a South Lakeland limestone quarry.
ONE of Heather Cowie's lifelong dreams had been to travel to the Okavango Delta at Botswana.
A COLLISION between Castle Road and Rusland Park has forced the closure of Sedbergh Road (A684) in both directions.