THE Sun isn't setting until almost 10pm now, so astronomers and sky watchers have to stay up really late - until around 1 or 2am - if we want to see a dark, starry sky and look at all the fascinating 'faint fuzzies' through our telescopes. But if that…
ONLY weeks to go before prominent poetic voices from far and wide head for Abbot Hall Art Gallery for the second Kendal Poetry Festival.
AN ATTRACTIVE detached bungalow with mature gardens and a paddock is for sale in the rural village of Heversham, close to Kendal.
CARNIVAL goers are looking forward to making their way across the new Gowan Bridge in Staveley this summer.
A LARGE number of sheep have been stolen from North Yorkshire moorland over the course of the last month.
A PRIMARY school in Kendal has been inundated with requests for places in its new nursery, four months before it has opened its doors.
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CARUS Green golf club member Gareth Parry smashed the course record during the Steve Parsons Salver tournament.
YOUNG tennis player Joseph McLaughlin, from Holme, has won his second 9 and under Regional Title winning the Ayrshire Open following on from his Wearside Open victory in February.
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THERE was a carnival atmosphere at Brathay Hall as runners crossed the finish line for the Brathay Trust's ASICS Windermere marathon.
Grange-over-Sands will host an arts and craft fair on Sunday, May 28, on the Victorian Seafront Prom overlooking Morecambe Bay.
MUSIC lovers are being invited to party the night away while raising money for the Rosemere Cancer Foundation.
EXCITEMENT is building at Bassenthwaite with the Lake District Osprey Project (LDOP) confirming that three chicks have hatched at the nest site.
THOUSAND of pounds to support families affected by life-limiting and terminal illnesses was raised at an event in honour of two youngsters.
JENNA Downing, the world’s number one female inline skater and ten times British Champion will be opening Cumbria School Games this summer on July 12.
AN ENGLAND team boxing coach has given his backing to a new funding programme aimed at giving away thousands of pounds to support youth sports across the North West, Lancashire and Cumbria.
This Thursday evening The Westmorland Gazette will be hosting a Question Time-style General Election debate at Kendal College.
BATTLE injured soldiers took to the waters of Windermere in a range of amphibious vehicles.
ONE of the region's most vital services is celebrating 15 years as an independent registered charity.
CARTMEL and District completed a memorable season with a league and cup double after an entertaining and hard-fought victory after extra time versus Arnside in the Eric Wilson Senior Challenge Cup Final at Lancaster & Morecambe College.
A PICTURE-perfect tarn on the fringes of the Lake District has come on to the property market - and it could be yours for £800,000.
STAFF at a South Lakeland school are 'bursting with pride' after receiving an 'outstanding' report.
Kendal Cricket Club held on to claim a losing draw against St Annes in a rain-affected game at Shap Road. Kendal had bowled St Annes out in the first innings for 169, with Jason Dawes taking 3-43. The Auld Greys were on course for victory when Ben…
AN Eden primary school is campaigning to raise £50,000 to create a new classroom to meet an unprecedented demand for places.
DOZENS of primary school children took part in a cyclocross event at Penny Bridge CE Academy on Saturday.
A SOUTH Cumbria man who admitted firearm licence breaches has won his appeal against the suspended prison term he received.