The Westmorland Gazette /news/
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THE parents of a three year old boy who died from Meningococcal Septicaemia are warning people to be aware of the signs of the disease.
THE UK’s biggest free commercial vehicle rally centred on Kirkby Stephen and Brough attracted more than 250 vintage registrations over the Easter weekend.
A MAN accused of being responsible for a fire at a Kendal church "with intent to endanger life" will go on trial later this year.
A DOCTOR on an epic charity walk from Land's End to John o'Groats passed through Lancashire and Cumbria this week.
The railway between London and Scotland via the West Midlands and north west has fully reopened after a number of upgrade and maintenance projects were successfully completed over Easter.
THE ARCHDEACON of Lancaster will swap the pulpit for a parachute this month when he makes a tandem jump from 15,000 feet for charity.
Kendal Town crashed to an embarrassing 3-1 defeat to bottom of the table Goole at The ST&B Accountants Stadium on Saturday.
A SERIOUS accident has closed the A66 in both directions between Kirkby Thore and Crackenthorpe this morning (Tuesday). The collision, involving two HGV vehicles, occurred at around 5.40am this morning.
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.
AN IMPRESSIVE Grade II-listed Georgian house in the village of Burton-in-Kendal is this week's featured property.
A SOUTH Lakeland parish council is hoping to deter speed demons through the use of a strategically placed plastic policeman.
Furness Bach Choir, St James's Church, Barrow
ONE of Cumbria's finest young musical talents is in the running for a Classic Brit award.
THE head of a leading Lake District hotel group been appointed into a prestigious ceremonial role.
MY LATE father Derek Cross took many railway pictures in the Lake District in the sixties including the one above, taken at Windermere on August 1, 1968, some 50 years ago.
GEOFF Stead, of Kendal, recalls meals in the 1950s.
TOP backgammon players from across the UK will head to Windermere at the weekend for the annual Lake District championship.
THE woman who died in the M6 collision on Wednesday (March 28) has been formally identified as Sandra McDonald-Martin.
BEING prepared is the key to a successful farm or property sale, says a land agent.