10 hrs ago
Roads reopen across Cumbria after county hit by strong winds
Inkerman Terrace to Loop Road in Whitehaven remains closed due to reports from the Esso garage that approximately six corrugated steel roof panels are appearing unsafe and may fall off.
16 hrs ago
Enforcement action to be taken against jewellers in Kirkby Lonsdale, meeting hears
ENFORCEMENT action is to be taken against a Kirkby Lonsdale businessman after he carried out work on a listed building without permission.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Santa heads to Kirkby Lonsdale
Kirkby Lonsdale Christmas Fair weekend this Saturday and Sunday will be a festive treat for all as Santa and his helpers are led through the town by a brass band, and the town centre is aglow with Christmas lights.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Kirkby Lonsdale school's ballet set for theatre date
AN AMBITIOUS school ballet production believed to be the only one of its kind in the country is set to perform at a professional producing theatre.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Kirkby Lonsdale school champions revival of Latin
Latin stopped being taught at Kirkby Lonsdale's Queen Elizabeth School ten years ago but was re-introduced in 2011 in a course which also included Roman civilisation.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
5,200 homes on the way in South Lakeland
A Government planning inspector has rubber-stamped a blueprint identifying 88 sites where new homes and businesses might be built.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Barbon pet holiday company launches dog grooming venture
Barking Mad Professionals, which offers a luxury alternative to kennels throughout the UK, has added a mobile dog grooming business to its thriving franchise operation.
Artwork 'grotto' at Lupton
DOROTHY Wightman Interiors at Lupton, near Kirkby Lonsdale, has transformed its studio and gallery into a 'grotto' showcasing festive design, artwork, and crafts.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
New pizzeria to open at former Hawthorns restaurant site in Bolton-le-Sands
Miaitalia, on Byepass Road at the site of the former Hawthorns restaurant, will sell authentic Neapolitan-style pizza, coffee and ice cream.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Inspector gives thumbs up to council's homes plans
A planning inspector has ruled that a council's proposals to earmark land for thousands of homes and businesses is 'sound'.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
One lane of M6 closed due to accident
ONE lane of the M6 is closed and traffic is moving slowly due to an accident on the southbound carriageway.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
Nightime scene plays important role in economy
THE sudden closure of Kendal's only night club, The Loft in Kent Street, will have come as a shock to South Lakeland's younger generation.
Wed Nov 06, 2013
Christmas fair to raise funds to support cancer research to be held in Kirkby Lonsdale
The Lunesdale committee of North West Cancer Research will hold a Christmas Fair at the Insititute, Kirkby Lonsdale, on Saturday.