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Canine web stars join charity walk

Fri, 18/08/2017 - 6:44am
AN official launch of a dog friendly scheme will take place in a Lake District town next month.

Lakes town's businesses urged to offer to fill up water bottles for free to tackle plastic pollution

Fri, 18/08/2017 - 6:30am
BUSINESSES in Ambleside are to be asked to display signs offering to refill plastic water bottles free of charge, to cut down on environmentally harmful plastic waste.

PROPERTY: housing plot for sale in Penrith town centre

Fri, 18/08/2017 - 6:00am
A PLOT of land in Penrith town centre has been granted planning consent for housing by Eden District Council.

Family pay tribute to 'cheeky' grandfather who died at Kendal Castle

Thu, 17/08/2017 - 6:41pm
TRIBUTES have been paid to a well-known Kendal man who died after he collapsed while out walking at Kendal Castle.

LETTER: Kendal needs a northern relief road

Thu, 17/08/2017 - 4:37pm
I AM definitely in favour of a northern relief road from Plumgarths to the A6 for the huge benefit it would bring not only for the residents of Windermere road, Sandes Avenue, Longpool and the southern section of Shap Road but also for the benefit and relief of the hundreds of lorry and car drivers who through no fault of their own are trying to get to Shap road to work, make deliveries and of course do to do their shopping.

Farmers warned of dangers of silage leakage

Thu, 17/08/2017 - 4:35pm
AN agricultural expert is warning that highly-toxic run-off from farms could leak into and pollute Cumbria waterways this summer if farmers aren’t vigilant.

Wheelchair bound Cumbrian daredevil to paraglide off mountain for Motor Neurone Disease

Thu, 17/08/2017 - 3:37pm
A CUMBRIAN man confined to a wheelchair by Motor Neurone Disease (MND) is preparing for a charity paraglide off Skiddaw in the Lake District.

Rustlers steal 24 lambs

Thu, 17/08/2017 - 3:36pm
POLICE are investigating the theft of 24 lambs from a field in the Firbank area of Sedbergh.

Keswick School - A-level results

Thu, 17/08/2017 - 3:19pm
D.R. Armstrong MS, Pg, Ps; A.A.L. Armstrong-Squires Ps, RS, CT(AS); C.R. Atkinson AG, M, P, ExPr; C.E. Ball M, P, PE; C. Bannister B, Ps, RS, ExPr; R. Beddoe MS, Ps, ICT(B)*, ExPr; U. Bergerud AD, Tx, E Lang; H.F. Blakemore BS, M, P; S.L. Bragg G, Ps, BS(B)*; D.H. Brown AD, MS; M.A. Brown Ps, RS, So; B.H. Bryden Sy, M, P; S.L. Butler Ps, ES, So; B.A. Carty E Lang, MS, Ps; A.J. Chalker E Lang, Mu, MT*; M. Chester Sy, M, P, FM(AS); G.M. Clark BS, Ps, PE; O.B. Clark M, P, ICT(B); D.I.A. Clement G, Ps, RS; D. Close-West E Lang, G, ES; J.P. Connell C, M, P; J. Cooley G, Ps, E Lang(AS); A. Cowan M, FM, P; M.D. Cox M, FM, P, ExPr; A. Crabtree G, RS, ES; H.J. Crowther B, J, M, C(AS), ExPr; A. Davis MS, Ps, So, ExPr; T.C. Dixon H, PG, RS, ExPr; M.J. Donovan B, P, PE; L. Drake C, M, P*, ExPr*; C.M. Dyer C, M, P; E.S. Edge M, Ps*, So*, ExPr*; C.J. Eldon G, Ps, ES; N.A. Field G, Ps, ES; K.A. Furness BS, M, Ps; R.J. Gilmour G, Ps, BS(B)*, ExPr; E.R. Goodfellow E Lang, G, H, ExPr; C. Goodwin M, P, ICT(B); R. Greed BS(B), ICT(B)*, MS(AS), ExPr; T.N.A. Green B, C, PE; L.E. Guise H, PG, So, BS(B)*, ExPr; H.A. Harper B, C, Ps; H.L. Harrison B, C, PrDes; K.M. Hodgson G, M, P; G. Holme MS, PE, BS(B)*; R.M. Hooper C, M, FM; J.P. Horne C, P; G.R. Howell C, M, P, ExPr; R.V. Hoyle E Lit, H, RS; L.J. Hughes B, C, Ps; M.R. Huit Dr, E Lang, CW(AS), MT(AS); G. Hunter Dr, G; S.L. Hunter H, Ps, RS, So; C.T. Hurford C, M, P; M.J.G. Ip Dr, E Lang, E Lit; R.A. Irving M*, FM, P; H.M. Johnston M*, FM, P; A.R. Jones B*, H, PG*; R.T. Kingsbury Sy, M, P; E.M. Lamont B, C, ES; K.A. Lawson Ps, RS, So; C. Lee-Parkins MS, BS(B); H.W. Leslie B. C, G; A. Lewthwaite B, C, Ps; J.R. Mawson BS, PG, Ps; J.A. McGown BS, Ps, PE; J.L. McKenzie BS, RS, So; F.R. Meldrum E Lang, M, PG; E.G. Moffat E Lang*, E Lit, Ps; H. Monkhouse B, C, M, ExPr*; J.C. Moore B, BS, Ps; K.L. Moore B, C, M; E.A. Moss E Lang, MS, Ps; B.D. Murphy BS, M, P; E.A. Nanson Tx, MS, BS(B)*; D.J. Nealy B, C, ICT(B); N.J. Newall AG, PrDes, ICT(B)*; E.C. Nixon F, G, Ps; K.S. Norman Dr, So, BS(B); K.L. Olaman E Lang, H, PG, CW(AS), ExPr; A.L. O'Pray B, C, Ps; E.C. Parkinson B, PrDes, P; O.J. Pattison BS(B), ICT(B)*; A.W. Price PrdDes, ES, PE; T.W. Price B, G, Ps, ExPr; I.K. Quinn E Lit, PG, RS, CW; M.J. Rawlinson E Lang, E Lit*, RS; C. Ridley MS, Ps, RS, ExPr; A. Roberts M*, FM*, P*; J.M. Robinson G, ES, BS(B)*; A. Rohatgi B, C, M; E.M. Routledge PrDes, P, ICT(B)*; J.P. Saenchan MS, BS(B), ICT(B); L.J. Sandelands E Lang, MS, MT*, ICT(B)*; S. Saouri B, C, M, P; B.S. Savage E Lit, F*, G*, PG*, ExPr*; R.M. Saxton C, G, M; A.H. Shakespeare E Lang, G, ES, ExPr; A.V. Slater B, Ps, RS; E.V.M. Speck BS, MS, PE; R.F. Speight Dr, E Lang, E Lit; M.J. Stone B, C, RS; B.A. Stuart Ps; J.D. Suddaby B*, C*, M*; K.A. Suitor Dr, E Lit, M; R.A.L. Tang B, C, M*; S.C. Terry G, M, Ps, ExPr*; J. Thompson E Lang, PG, So; L.M. Thompson MS, Ps, So; D.S. Todd H, MT, ICT(B)*; C.L. Tollman E Lang, H, PG; R.L. Travis E Lit, MS, Ps; K.W.C. Tsoi C, M, BS(B)*; R.G. Tully M, P, Ps; E. Vincent-Briggs E Lit, Ps, E Lang(AS); C. Walker H, M*, P, ExPr*; J. Walker G, H, MS; M.J. Walker BS, E Lang, E Lit; A. Warrior E Lang, E Lit, Ps, ExPr; C.R. Waterson E Lit, Ps, RS, ExPr; H.L. Watson AG, E Lang, MS*; J.T. Weir PrDes, MS, BS(B)*; M.G.B. Whittam AD, Ps, So, ExPr; A.E. Williams PrDes, M, P; S.J. Willmer MT, So; A.D.B.Yau Ch, M, BS(B)*; A.F. Younger C, M, P, ExPr.

Chair made from more than 6,000 milk cartons delivers green message at hotel

Thu, 17/08/2017 - 3:11pm
A GIANT yellow chair made from more than 6,000 recycled plastic milk cartons is delivering a green message at a Morecambe hotel.

The Lakes School - A level results

Thu, 17/08/2017 - 3:04pm
YEAR 13 – A level and BTEC Results

Barrow Sixth Form College - A-level results

Thu, 17/08/2017 - 2:59pm
Barrow Sixth Form College - A-level results

Historic show returns for another year

Thu, 17/08/2017 - 2:53pm
A SOUTH Lakes show steeped in history will be returning next week.

Appleby Grammar School Results

Thu, 17/08/2017 - 2:34pm
A-level Results                  

Kendal comedy trio make popular parody farming song

Thu, 17/08/2017 - 2:18pm
A COMEDY band based in Kendal have released a video in which they parody the Lake District farming way of life.

Settle College - A-level results

Thu, 17/08/2017 - 1:57pm
Settle College - A-level results

Millom School - A-level results

Thu, 17/08/2017 - 1:40pm
Millom School - A-level results

INQUEST: Well-known Grasmere man died after falling into the River Rothay

Thu, 17/08/2017 - 1:40pm
A POPULAR Grasmere man drowned after he fell into the River Rothay, and inquest at Kendal heard.

Farming diary

Thu, 17/08/2017 - 1:27pm
Summer time is show time and we are now well in to show season.

Kirkby Stephen Grammar School - A-level results

Thu, 17/08/2017 - 1:24pm
Kirkby Stephen Grammar School - A-level results

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