Sunday Apr 20
Bid to make former Navy submarine Clyde exhibit
SHIPPING enthusiasts have launched an ambitious scheme to buy a former Royal Navy submarine and berth her on the Clyde as an exhibit.
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Sunday Apr 20
Western morning News
Mazda puts the zoom-zoom in sexy brum, brum
I've got to be honest - I've always had a soft spot for Mazdas, ever since I had a second-hand 2.0-litre two-door coupe back in the Eighties.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
HOTEL giant Premier Inn has officially opened a 5 million new hotel in South Cumbria.
The 62-bedroom venie is situated on North Road in Barrow-in-Furness and the company says it has helped create 21 jobs.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Supplying the platform management system (PMS)for Astute nuclear-powered submarine programme.
All hardware has been system-engineered to meet naval standards for shock, vibration, temperature and electromagnetic compatibility requirements and meets the stringent safety requirements for this type of vessel.
Vital away win for Eccleshall
ECCLESHALL made the long trip to Barrow-in-Furness with a changed side and pulled off a crucial victory in North West Counties division one.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Biker, 23, dies after collision with police van on a rural A-road
Furness General Hospital in Cumbria, as Tim Farron MP has called for an urgent question to be tabled in the House of Commons following allegations that health bosses covered up a failure to investigate a hospital where mothers and babies died through neglect.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Lancashire Evening Post
Come 'ere, there's more... panto fun
Guild Hall bosses have revealed that this this year's pantomime in Preston will be Snow White and the Magnificent Seven and are promising a show jam-packed with fun, laughter, hissing and good old- fashioned slapstick.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Man arrested on suspicion of alleged firearms offences in Barrow
POLICE have arrested a 47-year-old man on Robert Street, Barrow in Furness on suspicion of alleged firearms offences.
First ever UK prosecution for dangerous driving of a DRONE: Man fined ...
Now it's spot the cheetah: After the sneaky snow leopard we challenged you to find yesterday, can you see another big cat hiding in the long grass? 'Please come back to me!' Jurors in tears as court hears the heartbreaking 911 call of wailing uncle after boy, 15, was 'brutally stabbed to death by his Satanist friends just for thrills' Family of ... (more)
Nuclear waste ship in Tasman sea
The nuclear waste carrier Pacific Grebe is currently making its way through the northern mid-Tasman sea bound for Japan with canisters of high level reprocessed nuclear waste from Britain on board.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Police clampdown on illegal off-road driving in Barrow
Police have received numerous complaints of 'off-roading' by members of the public throughout Barrow-in-Furness in locations such as The Vulcan Bowl and the nature reserves around the town.