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IN the wake of last week’s budget, Tim Farron has pressed the government to recognise the importance of EU exports for British sheep farmers.
THE LAKE District's only independent school has been named in Sunday Times as the International Baccalaureate (IB) School of of the Year.
PLANNERS have approved new brackets on lamp posts in Kirkland to hold banners advertising Kendal.
A CUMBRIAN farming partnership has been fined £1,600 for an illegal discharge of farm slurry that polluted and Eden beck.
EXTRA cladding can be added to the facade of McDonald's restaurant in Kendal as part of its recent refurbishment, planners decided.
A NEW shopfront planned for a Kendal newsagents has been approved by South Lakeland District Council, despite concerns.
TATTOO artist John Luke Sayer can 'ink in' his plans for a new studio on Milnthorpe's Main Street after approval from South Lakeland District Council.
CRAVEN District Council is a high-achieving, successful council, with good quality services and is punching above its weight, according to a review carried out by senior officers from other councils.
Hardknott Pass is closed both ways due to a stranded vehicle and ice between Cockley Beck and Boot.
STAFF at a South Lakeland tourist attraction are hoping small actions will make a big difference as they transform used uniforms into charitable donations.
Ross Poldark by Winston Graham (Pan)
NEW research by a holiday home insurance company has revealed that Cumbria and the Lake District is the fourth most popular place in the UK to buy a holiday home.
A new baby in the home changes the dynamics of family life.
MARY Lennox, the heroine of The Secret Garden, the classic children’s novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett, is described as "Mary, Mary, quite contrary," and as "a self-absorbed child who gave her entire thought to herself," writes DAVID WARD.
THE Pied Piper of Hamelin is Silverdale Players' festive fable running at The Gaskell Hall, Silverdale, from Wednesday-Saturday, December 6-9 (7.30pm).
A MAN has died following a traffic collision at Burton-in-Kendal.
A CAMPAIGN has been launched to secure hundreds of thousands of pounds to invest in a popular playground and park in Windermere.
DELEGATES from the Chinese district of Nanshan have paid a visit to Kendal.
The Christmas season is upon us and this year Booths is on hand with some of its most sumptuous recipes to help see you through the festivities. At the heart of the each dish is a passion for sourcing the finest locally sourced ingredients so you can shop fresh and shop locally.