In Ulverston ‘The Charter’ is the one granted by Edward I in 1280 to hold market days on Thursdays and an annual fair in early September.
DESPITE starring for England in their 2005 Ashes win over Australia at Trent Bridge, Cumberland captain Gary Pratt insists leading his side to only their third Minor Counties Championship title at his beloved Edenside would be his greatest…
KENDAL's professional Eldred Hawken has flown back to South Africa this week.
MANY friends and the extended family of Grange-over-Sands centenarian Norman Critchley gathered at the town's Methodist Hall to celebrate his landmark birthday.
A NEW award-winning vision for Burneside is being announced as the village looks to become a 'world class community'.
A callous threat to life and property, from low flying military jets, exists unnecessarily over mainland Britain daily!
AN ULVERSTON mother has been left 'heartbroken' after her husband lost his three-year battle with motor neurone disease.
A HOLIDAY aimed at giving selfless teens a break from looking after sick family members was ruined as thieves raided a minibus packed with precious belongings.
KENDAL and Kirkby Lonsdale begin their North One West campaigns on Saturday against league newcomers Leigh and Blackburn respectively.
CONCERNED neighbours failed to block plans for new housing at Kendal's former NHS offices and nurses' home on Brigsteer Road.
A SPECIAL choral evensong is to be held at Carlisle Cathedral to mark Her Majesty The Queen becoming the nation’s longest-reigning monarch.
CRAVEN has suffered 41 house burglaries since April – and almost half occurred at unlocked premises.
CLOSE neighbours in Ingleton are celebrating after picking up a prize for the best garden in the annual Yorkshire Housing awards.
A TAKEAWAY owner thought he was 'fighting for his life' when his former chef bundled a Santa sack over his head and launched a vicious attack on him in a back yard.
THERE were more than 500 exhibits at the 73rd annual Greenodd and District Horticultural Society Show - once again demonstrating its popularity amongst growers.
A STUNNING guitarist described as ‘Blues Rocks’ youngest talent in the UK" will be playing with his band at the Brewery Arts Centre on October 8.
THE family of a Middlesbrough student found dead in Windermere have said they are ‘frustrated’ they still don’t know exactly what happened to him, or how he died.
I would like to clarify the consultation process for the proposed Lyth and Witherslack Internal Drainage Board (IDB).
Any decision regarding the proposed Internal Drainage Board for the Lyth Valley should be postponed.
A DOG has been rescued after falling down an embankment in Kendal.
Parenting coach Chris Garner gives advice on separation anxiety.
THE Punch Bowl Inn & Restaurant at Crosthwaite has been named ‘Cumbria’s Dining Pub of the Year’ for the second consecutive year in the 2016 Good Pub Guide.
THE Old Courthouse Gallery celebrates its 21st birthday this weekend with the start of a special exhibition.
REGARDED as one of the best of its kind in Cumbria, the Witherslack Artists and Makers Group's annual exhibition is definitely one to see.
GREAT houses, gardens and cultural attractions in and around the Lake District and elsewhere in the county celebrate this weekend's Heritage Open Days.
THE new Lakeland Sinfonia Concert Society season gets off to an exhilarating start with one of the region's most successful musical exports in the solo spotlight.
A VIBRANT mix of familiar faces and new acts have been revealed for the new season at The Platform, Lancaster City Council's performing arts venue in Morecambe.
A SWISS investor has bought a luxury Lake District bed and breakfast.
PUPPY Awareness Week is here and vets are hoping it will help dog owners think about long-term care for the latest addition to their family.
CHARITABLE groups across South Lakeland, Furness, Eden, north Lancashire and North Yorkshire are being encouraged to apply for grants from the charitable arm of the company which owns this newspaper.
ORGANISERS of the Ulverston Lantern Festival have encouraged people to join the procession as excitement builds ahead of next month's spectacle.
THURSDAY: Bootleggers, Kendal: Warner E. Hodges. Burgundys, Kendal: Bruce Carnaffin Hope Swings Eternal. Gregson, Lancaster: Folk Session.
CONISTON will be entertaining visitors from its twin town of Solto Collina over the weekend of September 4 and 5.
WARNINGS have been issued to food businesses in South Lakeland after an increase in the supply of illegally poached meat.
The westbound carriageway of the A66 around Bassenthwaite Lake is closed for three weeks with a contraflow system in operation as Highways England carries out safety work.
SOUTH Lakes MP Tim Farron will be holding his annual youth surgeries on estates across Kendal today (Sep 3).
CARTER STEVEN 3-09-2013 aged 39. Loved and remembered everyday. Your loving Mum Mabel xxx
CEANSU Nee INMAN Treasured memories of MARILYN a very dear daughter, sister and mum died 8th Sept. 1974. Always in our thoughts, not just today but everyday. Love Mam and all the Family.
BURKE Fond memories of a loving mother SARAH September 2nd 1988. Thinking of you today as always. God bless love Michael. xx
AKRIGG Loving memories of ALAN Died 4th September 2013 A daily thought a silent tear, A constant wish that you were here Sadly missed by all your family
NELSON Treasured memories of JOHN Died 7th September 2006. Always in our thoughts Mum and Dad.
WILSON JOAN Always in our thoughts & missed so much, taken to early 9th September 2007. Also treasured birthday memories for 22nd September. Love always Bill, Elaine, Janet & Families.
DIXON ISAAC (IKE) In loving memory of a dear Husband, Dad, Grandad and Great Grandad died 5th September 2012
DRINKALL JOHN Died 7th September 1995 Loved and not forgotten. Love Eileen.
FLEMING SCOTT Died 4th September 2006 Loved and missed everyday. Love always Mum, Dad, Kirsty, Gary & Abi. xxxxx
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