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20 hrs ago | North-West Evening Mail

Crash between driver, 84, and motorcyclist in Lindal causes delays

Police were called to Pennington Lane, next to the A590, at 2.38pm to reports of a collision.

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Yesterday | North-West Evening Mail

Cumbria fire crew ordered to emergency near Bolton

AN MP is demanding the government step in to urgently review fire control systems for Cumbria and the North West.

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Yesterday | Thewestmorland Gazette

Young people with disabilities get training chance after 9,990 cash help

COWRAN Training Ltd at Pennington, near Ulverston, is to receive A 9,990 from the Big Lottery Fund to provide training support and work experience opportunities to young people with mild to moderate disabilities who are not in employment or education training or leaving special education with limited opportunities.

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Yesterday | North-West Evening Mail

CN Group Business Awards finalists announced

THE finalists for this year's CN Group Business Awards have been chosen, and the judges say the standard is as high as ever.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

North-West Evening Mail

Elderly 'devastated' as threat to Ulverston centre looms

From left: volunteers Jeanette Hill, Daphne McGinley and Margaret Gifford HARRY For more than three decades, Age Concern Ulverston and District has provided assistance for the area's older people from its headquarters in Theatre Street.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

North-West Evening Mail

Ulverston dog show sets tails wagging to help raise money for club

FROM Chihuahuas through to Mastiffs, the little and large of the dog world made an appearance at a canine celebration in Ulverston this bank holiday weekend.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

North-West Evening Mail

Volunteers crucial to success of Ulverston hospice charity shops

WITH just a fifth of its budget coming from the NHS, Ulverston's St Mary's Hospice relies heavily on other sources of income to keep going.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

North-West Evening Mail

Ulverston student earns university place just months after major brain operation

GCSE success will allow an Ulverston student to realise her dream of going to university, just months after a life-changing operation to remove part of her brain.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Thewestmorland Gazette

Having money in Faith - 11-year-old wins Holker competition

A YOUNG visitor to a Cumbrian festival ended up opening a savings account at Ulverston's Furness Building Society branch after winning a A 50 cash prize.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Thewestmorland Gazette

Councillors to consider approving introducing levy on South Lakeland developments

A LEVY on developers who wish to build anywhere outside the national park is set to go before South Lakeland District Council's cabinet next week for approval.

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North-West Evening Mail

Ulverston woman amended her insurance documents using ballpoint pen

Claire Potts told a judge she "panicked" after she was stopped by police and discovered she was not insured to drive her daughter's car.

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North-West Evening Mail

Levy could see supermarket profits ploughed into Ulverston

PROPOSALS for a supermarket levy will be discussed ahead of a legal showdown over controversial plans for an Ulverston town centre supermarket.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

North-West Evening Mail

'We will continue fight to put brakes on parking meter plan' in Cumbria

A BID to block controversial parking charges in parts of Cumbria has failed - but the opponents have vowed the fight is not over.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Thewestmorland Gazette

a Medieval fair takes place at Furness Abbey at the end of this month.

The event on August 30 is organised by Furness Abbey Fellowship and takes place at the abbey near Barrow, starting at 10am and ending at 5pm.

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North-West Evening Mail

Report demands drastic overhaul to make Furness Line trains 'fit for purpose'

A MAJOR report is calling for immediate action to put right 'failings' on the Furness railway line.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Thewestmorland Gazette

SLDC's top committee heads to Ulverston with Coro Hall and Ulverston Town Hall on agenda

SOUTH Lakeland District Council's highest ranking committee - its Cabinet - is heading to Ulverston on Wednesday August 27 for its next meeting.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

North-West Evening Mail

'You could run things better than us' leader tells Ulverston residents

A COUNCIL boss has denied "putting a gun to the head" of councillors when it came to the future of an iconic Ulverston building - but admits local people could run the service better.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Thewestmorland Gazette

FOR 120 years Ulverston's councillors have met in the town hall on Queen Street.

They made difficult decisions for the good of the town in a building that has survived two world wars.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

North-West Evening Mail

Runner nominated for Heart of Ulverston award for tireless charity fundraising

A COMMITTED runner, who always puts her best foot forward when it comes to helping a local charity, has been nominated for a Heart of Ulverston award.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

North-West Evening Mail

Calls for controls in Barrow to stop methadone 'stockpiling'

A meeting was held at Barrow MP John Woodcock's office in July to discuss the way methadone is prescribed in Furness.

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