The Westmorland Gazette
Updated: 38 min 8 sec ago
The M6 northbound between J34 (Lancaster) and Junction 35 (Carnforth) has now reopened.
A footpath which is popular with walkers on Yorkshire's highest mountain has been rebuilt.
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ELEVEN students from Newton Rigg College have been awarded scholarships from agricultural supply company Carrs Billington.
PLASTIC-free fruit and veg areas will be introduced at Morrisons branches in a bid to cut non-recyclable waste.
A RETRO-THEMED event has raised over £5000 for charity, taking the total generated since its inception to over £20,000.
The family of a man who died in a collision on the A66 on Sunday have paid tribute to him, saying he was “was a great dad and would have done anything for anyone”.
A TRY Sailing Day at Arnside last Saturday attracted more than 60 people.
A TAPROOM takeover and beer festival will be at the heart of this weekend’s Taste Cumbria festival in Ulverston.
One lane of the M6 is closed and there is reported to be heavy traffic due to an overturned mini bus southbound from Junction 33 (Lancaster South/Garstang) to Junction 32 (Broughton Interchange).
An errant sheep was found running on the one-way system at Lancaster yesterday.
A SOUTH Lakeland town is looking to shake off its 'gateway to the Lake District' tag and become a popular destination in its own right.
THE Dales village of Austwick will be putting on a show this Bank Holiday Monday as it stages its 38th street market and fell race.
A SOUTH Lakes pupil has received a Commendation from the Chief Constable after helping police officers safely locate a missing person.
INGLETON is on its way to securing an upgrade of its multi use games area thanks to the fundraising of a local group.
Mobile survey works with stop and go boards will be in operation at various locations on the A590 at Swarthmoor and Ulverston today between 10.30am-12.30pm, says Highways England.
CLAPHAM school governors have met with North Yorkshire County Council and Leeds Diocese to discuss the school’s future following its recent reprieve from closure.
THE biggest housebuilder in Japan has struck a multi-million pound deal to help build thousands of new homes across England.
Four officers who rescued a distressed man who walked out into Morecambe Bay at Canal Head, Ulverston, have been commended by the Chief Constable for their actions.
AFTER 2018's super successful The Railway Children and Railway Roundabout, Furness Youth Theatre returns to stage with a highly adventurous production featuring young actor musicians.