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Kendal Town's pre-season plans begin to take shape

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 9:31am
KENDAL Town Football Club's pre-season plans are beginning to shape as the club looks to prepare for the 2018/19 season.

Stella McCartney enlists Sedbergh man's help for shop launch

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 9:05am
A SEDBERGH food producer's healthy bakes will help launch Stella McCartney's new Bond Street store tomorrow (Friday).

TODAY'S PHOTO FROM THE GAZETTE ARCHIVES: Kendal Inner Wheel Club plants a tree in 1977

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 6:20am
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.

Vicky's Six Brilliant Things To Do This Week ...

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 6:00am
What's going on this week ...

Hidden Stories Shared Lives exhibition to tour around Cumbria

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 3:32pm
"FASCINATING" stories of people who have made Cumbria their home are to be shared across the county, thanks to a lottery grant.

No fuel at Killington Lake Services

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 3:02pm
THERE is no fuel available on the M6 southbound at Killington Lake Services.

Yorkshire Dales hay meadow garden takes silver at Chatsworth Flower Show

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 2:45pm
A BEAUTIFUL interpretation of a Dales meadow in all its wildflower glory has won silver at this year’s Chatsworth Flower Show.

Two cavers rescued

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 2:00pm
TWO LOST cavers were rescued by Clapham's Cave Rescue Organisation on Monday (June 4).

Still time for children to enter Carnforth flower competition

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 1:39pm
CHILDREN aged up to 16 still have time to enter Carnforth's summer flower competition with their baskets, tubs and window boxes.

Woman rescued from car in Kendal

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 11:58am
A WOMAN was rescued by firefighters from her car after a collision in Kendal on Tuesday (June 5).

Woman, 64, rescued from car

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 11:53am
A 64-YEAR-OLD woman was rescued from her car yesterday (June 5) after a collision in Cowgill.

Commissioner funds community speed-watch laser devices

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 10:42am
THREE speed laser devices costing approximately £10,000 for use by local communities have been bought by Cumbria’s Police and Crime Commissioner.

DREAMCATCHER : I'm anxious that I'm going to be late for work

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 8:49am
DREAMCATCHER: Alex Hossack and Catherine Aubrey interpret your dreams

Could Settle host a refugee family?

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 8:45am
A TALK will take place in Settle next week looking at the possibility of welcoming a refugee family to North Craven.

TODAY'S PHOTO FROM THE GAZETTE ARCHIVES: Westmorland Stage and Screen Society in 1951

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 6:40am
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.

SKYWATCH: one of nature's most stunning sights

Tue, 05/06/2018 - 6:56pm
BREAKING News: the 2018 Noctilucent Cloud season has begun, writes STUART ATKINSON. Surprisingly, on the first morning of June a small display of NLC was seen from the very north of Scotland, and over the next couple of mornings larger and brighter displays were seen as far south as Wales and even Norfolk. This welcome early start doesn't necessarily mean that we're in for a bumper year of NLC displays, but it does mean that on any clear night from now until the start of August you should keep an eye on the northern sky, just in case...

College show promises to be hilarious 'spell-acular' and its biggest ever production

Tue, 05/06/2018 - 6:09pm
A FAST-paced, crazily funny and touching musical with a truly fresh and vibrant score is the Kendal College end of year spectacular.

PROPERTY: Melody House, Haverthwaite, £450,000

Tue, 05/06/2018 - 6:01pm
ONCE a popular pub frequented by Arthur Ransome, of Swallows and Amazons fame, this four-bedroom semi-detached house at Haverthwaite has character in abundance.

LETTER: Tractor drivers should show more humility

Tue, 05/06/2018 - 3:14pm
WE ARE that time of the year again when farmers work round the clock to crop and maintain their field network.

LETTER: The Lake District's infrastructure cannot cope with the number of visitors

Tue, 05/06/2018 - 2:48pm
IT IS the first summer since the warding to the Lake District of World Heritage Site status and the past few weeks have seen wonderful weather.