The Westmorland Gazette
Updated: 24 min 41 sec ago
Michael Brooks (Classic Vinyl column, January 31) asked Gazette readers for their views on Van Morrison's album Astral Weeks. Emperor’s clothes? Humbug?
THE Samling Hotel near Ambleside has announced the appointment of its new Executive Head Chef, Robby Jenks.
THE Lake District landscape has almost fully recovered from the devastation wrought by Storm Desmond three years ago, it was revealed this week.
SOUTH Lakeland District Council is being asked to recognise climate change as an emergency.
I VERY much enjoyed reading Roger Bingham's article on the dangers of Morecambe Bay (Gazette, January 24 'Danger always lurks in Morecambe Bay').
David Willacy describes education is Sedgwick in years gone by
A PILOT scheme to encourage people to take up exercise starts in Kendal this Sunday.
A West Cumbrian coast road has been shut until further notice after inspectors found it was dangerously close to the sea.
A LORRY has overturned on the A595, between Cockermouth and Carlisle.
THE heartbroken family of a 13-year-old girl who died in a crash have paid tribute to her life.
A WOMAN who fell off her mountain bike while riding in a forest has thanked the Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) and the Mountain Rescue Team for coming to her aid.
THE Windermere Ferry will be out of service for three weeks from Monday, March 4.
A Kendal financial planning company has picked up two national awards.
WITH all that is going on to date I cannot understand the reluctance of remainers to see the opportunities available after we leave.
A NEW charity lottery with a £25,000 jackpot has been launched to raise "vital funds" for hospitals across Morecambe Bay.
A RISING number of home owners are facing problems with condensation, damp and mould, according to a trade body.
A FRESH coat of paint for Silverdale's Millennium clock has been postponed until after this year's parish council elections.
VISITORS have a are opportunity to catch a glimpse of an elusive bird on the Sizergh Estate, near Kendal, this month and next.
The A683 Bay Gateway at Lancaster is partially blocked due to a spillage of diesel at Shefferlands Roundabout.