Kirkby Lonsdale, England Newswire

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  1. PROPERTY: Davis & Bowring celebrate 75-year milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Thewestmorland Gazette

    The early 1950s saw the firm relocate to Kirkby Lonsdale's Main Street. Last year it moved to a new purpose-built office on the town outskirts, where a team of 21 - including eight chartered surveyors - advises clients on estate, land and sporting property matters.

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  2. PROPERTY: Thurland Castle's agents highly commended at awardsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 18 | Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen

    A COMPANY that manages apartments in Grange-over-Sands and Ambleside, as well as a converted medieval castle in the Lune Valley, was highly commended at a national awards ceremony. Homestead Consultancy Services, based in Lytham St Annes, looks after the 12 luxurious properties at moated Thurland Castle, Tunstall, near Kirkby Lonsdale, as well as The Falls at Ambleside, a collection of cottages and flats on the site of an old bobbin mill.

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  3. 'We need to do more to protest honey bees'Read the original story

    Monday Aug 14 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Dr Fred Ayres, a management consultant, director of A L Consulting and chairman of Lune Valley Community Beekeepers, urges everyone to do more to protect bees HONEY bees and other pollinating insects play an essential part in the production of more than 60 per cent of the fruit and vegetables we eat. They also pollinate most of the wildflowers and trees that produce the berries, seeds and nuts that sustain birds and other wild creatures throughout the winter.

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  4. Kendal RUFC and Kirkby Lonsdale prepare for new rugby seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    THE region's National League Three North teams are stepping up their preparations for the new season as they renew their rivalry. Once again, Kendal RUFC and Kirkby Lonsdale will be going shoulder to shoulder in the same division, but this will be the highest level they have ever met at.

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  5. Woman in her 90s has purse stolen in Kirkby LonsdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    The group approached the woman, who is in her 90s, at Main Street, Kirkby Lonsdale, at approximately 4.10pm on Wednesday, August 9. One of the group - a woman - reached into her handbag and stole a red purse containing around A 40 as well as band cards.

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  6. Woodhead is new Wharfedale skipper as Gill returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    IN THE wake of Rob Baldwin's departure to Keighley , Wharfedale have named scrum half Phil Woodhead as his successor as club captain. Head coach James Doherty said of the captaincy decision: "We spent quite a bit of time discussing it, and there were some other strong candidates, such as the two vice-captains, Josh Burridge and George Hedgley.

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  7. Plucky Ellie, 21, pulls graduation 'out of the bag' after serious illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Ellie Thompson pictured at her graduation with brother Sam and parents Elizabeth and Glyn Ellie Thompson, 21, of Kirkby Lonsdale received her sports science degree from Lord Coe at Loughborough University, watched by proud parents Elizabeth and Glyn. She told the Gazette that when the day came she could hardly believe she was graduating having been hospitalised with 32 blood clots on her lungs in January and missing several weeks' study and an important exam.

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  8. Talented foursome through to prestigious young musicians award finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 6 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    President of the Keldwyth Cumbrian Young Musicians Award, Anthony Hewitt, who is also artistic director of Ulverston International Music Festival Jack, aged 20, from Milnthorpe, a student at London's Royal College of Music, and 18-year-old Faye, of Whassett, a student at Queen Elizabeth School, Kirkby Lonsdale, who will be studying music at York University from September, competed alongside eight other young musicians - all born and or educated in Cumbria - in the preliminary round of the prestigious award held at Kendal Town Hall.

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  9. Co-op contract boost for South Lakeland food and drink suppliersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Small companies have received lucrative contracts from the Co-op which is extending its local sourcing programme into the county. Enterprises in Kendal, Staveley, Ulverston and Kirkby Lonsdale have agreed terms with the food store chain to supply a range of more than 40 products in 18 Cumbrian outlets.

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  10. Wimbledon beckons for two young Cumbrian tennis playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    TWO young Cumbrian tennis players will have the opportunity to compete on the world famous grass courts of Wimbledon next month. Matthew Davidson, from Penrith and Harriet Glaves from Kirkby Lonsdale will compete at the All England Club next month after emerging victorious in the county Road to Wimbledon event.

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  11. Police hunt thieves who stole money from cash box at Kirkby Lonsdale toiletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    POLICE are investigating the theft of money from a cash box at the public toilets on Jingling Lane, Kirkby Lonsdale. Between 5pm last Thursday and 9am on Friday, the offenders have taken cash from a money box located on the wall which is used by Kirkby Lonsdale Town Council towards the upkeep of the conveniences.

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  12. Kirkby Lonsdale Art Society summer exhibition is a must-see showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Among the plethora of must-see shows is the Kirkby Lonsdale Art Society summer showcase, providing a splendid platform for the work of talented local artists. Once again staged in the town's St Marys Church, it runs from Tuesday, August 8, until Saturday, August 12. Among those exhibiting will be society president and Finestra Gallery owner, William Jones, particularly well known across Cumbria for his detailed landscapes, portraits of dogs, and paintings of the highways and byways of the historic Kirkby Lonsdale market town, which is perfectly perched on the edge of the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales.

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  13. Families host Chernobyl childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Their living conditions and environment are still impacted by the effects of nuclear fall-out in 1986 when a reactor exploded at the Chernobyl power plant. They visited the area for a recuperative four-week stay to boost their immune systems and experience fresh air, nutritional food and basic healthcare.

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  14. REVIEW: electrifying performance opens Lake District Summer Music festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Solomon's Knot opened the Lake District Summer Music 2017 festival with a remarkable performance of Bach's great choral masterpiece, Mass in B minor FOR over 30 years, Lake District Summer Music has brought a feast of chamber music to the Lake District in late July and August. The opening concert in this, the 33rd season, opened with a remarkable performance of Bach's great choral masterpiece, his Mass in B minor.

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  15. Holocaust survivor inspires South Lakeland studentsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 29 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    The awards were in honour of Alfred Huberman, a young man who arrived in the Lake District from Eastern Europe in 1945 as part of a large group of child Holocaust survivors. It was in the Lakes that they were to begin to rebuild their lives.

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  16. New floor protection system for public toiletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | PR Log

    KIRKBY LONSDALE, England - July 19, 2017 - PRLog -- UK supplier and manufacturer Urinal Floor Mats have expanded their existing range of toilet and urinal splash-catching products to include a new floor protection system, the Toilet Mat. The new mats are designed to fit around both the base of a conventional toilet and the floor area under a urinal.

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  17. The Westmorland Gazette: Things to do and see in the Kendal and South Lakes areaRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2017 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    South Lakeland is an area less rugged than the high fells, yet it has beautiful rolling countryside and a wealth of attractions, as SANDY KITCHING discovers. Nestling in the lush Lune Valley, Kirkby Lonsdale has quaint narrow cobbled streets that reveal a magical mixture of 17th and 18th century buildings, charming shops and enticing old fashioned inns.

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  18. What to do and see in the Kendal and South Lakes areaRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2017 | Warrington Guardian

    South Lakeland is an area less rugged than the high fells, yet it has beautiful rolling countryside and a wealth of attractions, as SANDY KITCHING discovers. Nestling in the lush Lune Valley, Kirkby Lonsdale has quaint narrow cobbled streets that reveal a magical mixture of 17th and 18th century buildings, charming shops and enticing old fashioned inns.

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  19. Canal enthusiast Keith takes balloon ride for charityRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2017 | Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen

    Keith Tassart, of Morecambe, has a terminal brain tumour and he asked people to sponsor him by making donations to the Rosemere Cancer Foundation. Mr Tassart, who used to supervise volunteer work parties for the Lancaster Canal Trust, lifted off from a field near Kirkby Lonsdale at 4.45am on Monday morning .

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  20. Kirkby friends star in ITV antiques showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    TWO Kirkby Lonsdale friends are set to star in an ITV show later this month after they sent out a showreel to the producers for 'a bit of fun'. The episode will be broadcast on July 30, and the pair have confirmed that they 'do much better than they expected', hinting at a surprise ending.

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