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Drink driver, 18, crashed into tree after friend's party

Fri, 28/09/2018 - 12:01pm
A TEENAGE drink driver who crashed into a tree has been banned from the roads.

Ulverston pipework company plans new 15-space staff car park

Fri, 28/09/2018 - 12:01pm
AN ULVERSTON pipework company is planning a new car park for its workforce.

Largest ever intake of trainees for law firm

Fri, 28/09/2018 - 11:17am
REGIONAL law firm Napthens has continued its largest-ever annual intake of trainees with the latest new appointments to its ranks.

"I want her to stay at home for as long as possible"

Fri, 28/09/2018 - 8:00am
The Gazette's Give Them A Break campaign aims to raise £20,000 to give carers a break. It could not have come at a better time for mum Sue Buckley who is taking care of her daughter full time. This week Celia Powell speaks with Sue about what it take

WALK: far reaching views across the valley

Fri, 28/09/2018 - 7:30am
KNIPE Scar is a rarely visited feature above Bampton, near Penrith, writes JOHN EDMONDSON. A walk along its mile-long terrace is rewarded by far reaching views across the valley to Haweswater Reservoir and the surrounding fells. Remains of a stone circle indicate that this was once the site of an ancient settlement. The villages of Bampton Grange and Bampton make this an attractive area for a walk. You might also be interested in how some of the places got their names.

LETTER: Any tourist tax should be paid by online travel agents

Fri, 28/09/2018 - 6:57am
Regarding 'Tourist tax for Lakes?' (Gazette, September 20) a ‘tourism’ tax, or ‘bed’ tax is not necessarily a bad thing.

TODAY'S PHOTO FROM THE GAZETTE ARCHIVES: A lake steamer in 1943

Fri, 28/09/2018 - 6:50am
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.

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