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A TRAINEE nurse is raising money for research into pancreatic cancer following the unexpected death of her grandfather.
BOOK lovers in north Lancashire are celebrating a happy ending for their village library.
HARROWING details of one of the most notorious Nazi death camps of World War 2 were revealed to a group of South Lakes students during a three-day trip to Poland.
FOUR people were stuck on a marooned boat at Ullswater on Sunday, October 29, and had to be rescued by the Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service.
Upper Eden rallycross racer David Ewin has had a busy couple of weeks as the 2017 season draws to a close.
FIREWORKS will light up the skies of South Lakeland in a host of sparkling displays to celebrate Bonfire Night.
RESIDENTS of an Eden town are trying to raise £20,000 to provide their 'beautiful' church with modern-day facilities.
SCORES of vintage sports cars will wind their way through some of Lake District's most dramatic scenery next weekend in what is being billed as an "exhilarating motoring extravaganza".
Castle Dairy at Kendal becomes first apprentice-run eatery in the country to be awarded 2AA rosettes for food
THE historic Castle Dairy Restaurant & Art Gallery in Kendal has become the first apprentice-run eatery in the country to be awarded 2AA rosettes for the quality of its food.
A RENOWNED Cumbrian filmmaker has been awarded a prestigious national accolade for his film about the iconic Lakes mountain Blencathra.
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LOCAL charity Boxes of Hope Cumbria is reminding people there is still time to pack a Christmas shoebox.
Television star Jeremy Clarkson has a new national water speed record at Coniston.
PLANS for 16 solar panels at historic Cark Hall, Cark-in-Cartmel, met with approval from South Lakeland District Council.
PLANS are brewing for four new homes on the site of a former Ulverston pub.
THE excellent Haffner Orchestra opens it 2017/2018 season of concerts at Lancaster University's Great Hall on Saturday, November 11 (7.30pm), with a new musical director on the podium.
TWO girls have reportedly been chased around Kendal and threatened with a broken bottle.
NATWEST Bank on Kirkby Lonsdale's Main Street has had one of its windows smashed.
SETTLE and District Young Farmers held their Annual Sheepdog Trials at Bank Laithe Farm, Winterburn.
It is still 52 days until Christmas - but already shops are being decked out in festive tinsel.