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22 min ago | North-West Evening Mail
MOTORISTS who abuse disabled badges could have been getting away with fraudulent activity for years, an Evening Mail investigation has revealed.
4 hrs ago | News and Star
More jobs could be on the cards following the launch of an innovative vessel used to carry crews servicing off-shore windfarms.
4 hrs ago | Lancaster Guardian
An appeal is being made for the driver of a black car that was being driven along Crag Bank Road in Crag Bank, near Carnforth, at 5.35am on Saturday, July 26 to come forward to the police following a cyclist being knocked from his bike on the A6 heading towards Carnforth.
4 hrs ago | 24dash
The president of the Liberal Democrats, Tim Farron MP, has demanded urgent action to provide affordable housing for young people in South Cumbria.
6 hrs ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk
THE mother of a young son with Asperger syndrome has hit out at people who criticise his behaviour, saying - "he's not naughty".
A NEW commercially run bus service was launched on Monday about three months after the collapse of the long-standing Pennine bus company.
Two men seriously hurt in a dramatic crash on one of Cumbria's busiest roads were given life-saving treatment by doctors at the roadside.
Nicholas Hanna, 23, was caught with his chainsaw logging up the lower branches of a nine-metre Scots pine which had come down in a conservation area in west Cumbria.
SHOPS in Furness have been praised after all nine premises visited in an undercover test purchase operation refused to sell alcohol to a 15-year-old volunteer.
UP to 10 new on-call firefighters are being recruited for a new back-up engine in Barrow to be introduced as part of controversial savings measures.
The three are Jason John Hodgson, 31, of Dowbeck Road, off Wigton Road, Carlisle, Adam Lorimer Waters, 60, of Heysham Meadows, Raffles, Carlisle and Sarah Louise Woodward, 34, from Manchester.
Eyeing up a bargain in the new Age UK South Lakeland mobile charity shop are customers Amanda and Britt Irwin A MOBILE charity shop, believed to be the first in the UK, has been launched by Age UK in South Lakeland.
Reckless daredevils have been spotted attempting the dangerous 'tombstoning' at the bridge, two years after a man died at the spot.
URGENT funding and support to provide the highest level of care for children with mental health problems is needed in South Cumbria, experts warn.
ONE of the unsung heroes behind a school's success was "gobsmacked" to learn she had been nominated for a Heart of Ulverston award.
Three men - including one who was involved in a money laundering operation - have admitted being involved in a brawl in a Carlisle pub.
A STRATEGY to maintain high standards of health and wellbeing outlined in a five-year plan has been supported by South Lakeland District Council.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 09:16 am
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