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  1. PROPERTY: Genesis Homes plans 18 new properties for ArmathwaiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Penrith-based developer Genesis Homes has submitted detailed plans for a plot of grazing land at Armathwaite, with scenic views of the Eden Valley and the Pennines beyond. The 1.65 acre site is allocated for housing in Eden's local plan, says the homebuilder, and is located on Station Road, heading out of the village, near the school.


  2. How to complete your Little ShopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 |

    STILL need that mini jar of Nutella? Missing the tiny Weet-Bix packet? Here's the quickest way to complete the set. Queueing is stressful enough.


  3. Westmorland Football League set for new seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 5 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Penrith based Carleton Banks, who gained promotion from Division Two at the end of last season, have resigned from the league after not having enough players for the new season. The team's departure brings an end to their five year association with the division.


  4. PROPERTY: Appleby house to be made #ReadyForRainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 4 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    CAMERAS are to follow the extreme weather-proofing of an 1800s home in Appleby that has flooded in the past. The owners at 33a Chapel Street have given permission to Cumbria Action for Sustainability to film the year-long works.


  5. Eden treasures go on showRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    RECENT finds from the Eden area discovered with metal detectors and declared treasure under the Treasure Act are now on display at Penrith and Eden Museum in Middlegate. The Friends of the Museum bought a Charles 1 medallion from Kirkby Stephen, dating to between AD 1640-1675 and valued at 200.


  6. A break with traditionRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 2 |

    Ever have one of those weeks where work is just one annoying thing after another? That's when you need to get away, and unless you already live in the countryside, a rural escape could be just the job. So it was that Farlam Hall Country House Hotel, near Brampton in Cumbria - less than a two-hour drive from Glasgow and Edinburgh - proved a much-needed haven of tranquillity for us recently.


  7. Vicky's Six Brilliant Things To Do This Summer ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 1 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    THE Adventures of Doctor Dolittle presented by outdoor theatre group Illyria takes place tomorrow at 7pm, at Lowther Castle, Penrith . When Dr John Dolittle, of Puddleby on the Marsh, is taught by his wise old parrot, Polynesia, how to talk to animals, news of his skills spreads far and wide and animals across the world ask for his help.


  8. The Big Blue shortlisted for Fish and Chip Shop of the Year for third year runningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 1 | Warrington Guardian

    The Big Blue in Knutsford Road is hoping to batter the competition in the annual awards dubbed the 'Oscars' of the fish and chips industry organised by Seafish. Sixty chippies have been shortlisted to compete for the title in 10 regions, including six in the north west competition area.


  9. Sexual predator raped women he charmed on Plenty of Fish jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 25 | Daily Mail

    How logical are YOU? Infuriating riddles put your brainpower to the test - and only one in 200 will solve all 10 The formula for box office success: Scientists checked 6,147 movie scripts and discovered the emotional arc in The Godfather is the most financially successful Sexual predator, 25, who raped three women he charmed on dating app Plenty of Fish telling one 'You are my b***h now' is jailed for life as police warn singles to be more wary of people they talk to online Lee Savage raped three women, with the first attack taking place months after he was found to have sent explicit images to a girl aged just 13 A serial rapist has been jailed for life after calling one victim he met through an online dating site she was his 'b****' and another that she must be 'punished'.


  10. Plenty of Fish rapist Lee Savage jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 23 | Newsday

    A "sexual sadist" has been jailed for raping three women he met through the internet dating website Plenty of Fish. The 25-year-old, of Skiddaw View, Penrith, originally denied a total of 10 offences of rape and sexual assault but then changed his plea to guilty.


  11. Kepu urges Waratahs youngsters to seize the momentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 19 | The Age

    Ned Hanigan can't tell you exactly where he was when the Waratahs won the Super Rugby final in 2014, which is as good as saying he was 12 beers deep with his mates, yelling at the television. "I do remember watching it, I just can't remember where it was.


  12. Could rewilding uplands save the British countryside?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2018 | The Ecologist

    Proponents and opponents of the controversial concept met in London to persuade a live audience to support their stance, writes CATHERINE EARLY Flourishing flora and fauna, the return of wild boars and beavers, and thriving nature-based economies. Or obliterated traditional scenery and communities with the hearts ripped out of them.


  13. Stephen Thorpe, general manager of Eden and South Lakeland Credit UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    EDEN and South Lakeland Credit Union's new general manager Stephen Thorpe says he is delighted to be making the move to this social enterprise in a district he knows well. Mr Thorpe grew up in West Yorkshire, on a smallholding in the Pennines, between the villages of Slaithwaite and Marsden.


  14. Vicky's Six Brilliant Things To Do This Week ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    MIDDLE Ages Recaptured is an event at Lancaster Castle portrayed by leading re-enactment society, Croix du Nord. Bear witness to life in the Middle Ages on Saturday and Sunday when the Norman Castle of Lancaster commanded the hilltop a thousand years ago.


  15. George and Dragon at The Lake District - an ideal spot to take a break from the stresses of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2018 | Chronicle Live

    Following its designation as a World Heritage Site, The Lake District is braced for more visitors than ever but long-time fan Barbara Hodgson was glad to find a still-tranquil corner Whatever the forecast, any promised sunshine will probably give way to a wash-out and temperatures can plunge in an instant even in the height of summer. But then regulars don't go The Lake District for the weather and, frankly, when the scenery and pubs are this good, who really cares that it's pouring down outside.


  16. Best-selling Irish band Boyzone perform at Cartmel Racecourse tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    FOLLOWING the success of previous live music, open-air concerts which includes Tom Jones, Simply Red and Jools Holland, Cartmel Racecourse presents best-selling Irish band Boyzone on stage tomorrow . The concert, held after the June meeting, will undoubtedly form one of the highlights of Cartmel's summer racing fixtures.


  17. The 56 most dangerous English roads to be improved with A 100m fundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2018 | This Is Money

    Property asking prices hit a fresh record of A 310,000, as sellers cash in on buyers hunting limited homes for sale in the North Will a dangerous road near you be made safer? Government promises to spend A 100m to improve these 56 routes UK economy 'set for worst year since 2009' as study claims no-deal Brexit Would cost each UK household A 1k I used to work at a care home that went bust, so how do I track down my pension? Steve Webb helps his 100th This is Money reader CYBG snaps up Virgin Money in a A 1.7bn deal to create Britain's biggest challenger bank but tie-up puts 1,500 jobs at risk Does your child have a forgotten A 1,000 nest egg? How to track down old child trust funds given to 6million youngsters born between 2002 and 2011 FTSE LIVE: Markets start the week on edge as trade wars and Brexit dominate the agenda; CYBG reaches agreement on A 1.7bn takeover of Virgin Money Just ... (more)


  18. The 56 most dangerous English roads to be improved with A 100m fundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2018 | Daily Mail

    Will a dangerous road near you be made safer? Government vows to spend A 100m to improve 56 of England's routes The UK might have some of the safest roads in the world, but there are some that have been proven to be more dangerous than others. In a bid to reduce the number of people killed and seriously injured on English roads, the Government has set aside a A 100 million Safer Roads Fund to enable local authorities to improve around 50 of the most notorious A-road routes in the next three years.


  19. Businesses celebrate Eden's economic successRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    The key speakers from Celebrating Eden-'A Great Place for Business' dinner Rob Johnston MBE , Chief Executive and President of Cumbria Chamber of Commerce, Rt Hon Lord Henley, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State within the Departm CELEBRATING Eden as a great place to do business and planning for its economic future were the key themes of a dinner attend by 130 guests from the local businesses community last night. The dinner was organised by Cumbria Chamber of Commerce and Invest in Eden and held at the North Lakes Hotel and Spa in Penrith.


  20. PROPERTY: Magnificent Georgian country house for sale in north CumbriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Carleton House Farm, located 14 miles from Penrith, has a guide price of 995,000 and is for sale with Finest Properties. This handsome, detached, four-bedroom property just outside Carleton hamlet, near Carlisle, dates back to 1785.