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CUMBRIA CC: Disabled people need better Lakes access

2 hours 6 min ago
PEOPLE with disabilities should have more wheelchair paths to peaks in the Lake District, a meeting has heard.

Uncertain future for endangered ponies

3 hours 37 min ago
THE future of a herd of endangered Exmoor ponies is in doubt, according to the people who have cared for them since 1994.

South Lakes woman loses £25,000 in online scam

4 hours 18 min ago
A WOMAN from Grange-over-Sands lost £25,000 in a sinister internet scam.

Festival is a terrific two-nighter of dynamic, diverse and exciting high quality dance

Mon, 22/04/2019 - 8:03pm
BIG Up North dance theatre festival has some of the region's most imaginative movers and shakers on the bill.

Hedgerow netting angers residents

Mon, 22/04/2019 - 8:00pm
UNHAPPY residents have voiced their anger at the 'netting' of hedgerows at a housing site in South Lakeland.

One of UK's top stand ups in fundraising comedy night line up

Mon, 22/04/2019 - 7:03pm
FOR those who enjoy a good laugh Cloud 9 is the place to be.

Bright, spacious family home with Kendal Castle views, £400,000

Mon, 22/04/2019 - 6:00pm
BORDERING open fields and with views of Kendal Castle, this four-bedroom family home has been extended and improved to "stunning" effect.

Motorists face A590 and M6 delays

Mon, 22/04/2019 - 2:31pm
HOLIDAYMAKERS heading home from a weekend in the Lake District are being warned to expect to delays due to the volume of traffic.

Lakes Line heritage service hailed another "massive success"

Mon, 22/04/2019 - 1:45pm
WESTMORLAND and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron hailed Easter weekend’s special rail service on the Lakes Line as another massive success.

Cave rescue volunteers help two casualties on Ingleton waterfalls walk

Mon, 22/04/2019 - 1:31pm
VOLUNTEERS with the Clapham Cave Rescue Organisation dealt with two incidents on the Ingleton waterfalls walk trail on Saturday afternoon.

Cumbria poppy appeal tops £700,000 for first time ever

Mon, 22/04/2019 - 1:18pm
Cumbria’s annual poppy appeal has surpassed £700,000 for the first time ever.

Driver dies after crash on M6 in Cumbria

Mon, 22/04/2019 - 1:00pm
A driver has died following a crash on the M6 in north Cumbria - taking the Easter weekend death toll on the county's roads to three.

Top selling mystery thriller writer talks about his new epic

Mon, 22/04/2019 - 12:27pm
HODDER and Stoughton's number one bestselling mystery thriller writer is paying a visit to Kendal Library.

South Lakeland brewery enjoys best ever year

Mon, 22/04/2019 - 12:23pm
A BREWERY which was snapped up by an entrepreneurial couple six months ago is enjoying its best year ever - thanks to its gluten-free beer.

Rising star chef to take over the reins of new race course eatery

Mon, 22/04/2019 - 11:24am
RISING star chef Tom Barnes will have one eye on the finishing line as he cooks from a new pop up kitchen next to the final furlong at Cartmel Racecourse this summer.

Crews called to vehicle fire in Kendal

Mon, 22/04/2019 - 10:38am
FIRE crews were called to a small vehicle fire on Serpentine Road, Kendal, at 12.51pm on Sunday.

Lake District pub named among the best in the UK

Mon, 22/04/2019 - 9:52am
A LAKE District pub has been named as the Cumbrian winner of the county heats in the annual National Pub & Bar Awards.

Man identified following fatal collision on the A66

Mon, 22/04/2019 - 9:32am
A man has been identified following a fatal collision on the A66 at Thornthwaite, Keswick.

SOUTH CUMBRIA SAFETY: Crime rise blamed on recording

Mon, 22/04/2019 - 8:47am
SOUTH Cumbria is on course to record a crime rise, a meeting has heard.

Homes take 19 weeks to sell on average, says RICS

Mon, 22/04/2019 - 8:00am
NINETEEN weeks is now the average time taken for a home to sell, according to RICS, from the For Sale sign going up to the sale being completed.

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