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Rare birds sighted in Cumbria

Rare birds sighted in Cumbria

New bin collection system for Craven

New bin collection system for Craven

Police investigate Kendal's Asda booze thefts

Police investigate Kendal's Asda booze thefts

Former Kirkbie Kendal pupil Rob wins high speed train trip

Former Kirkbie Kendal pupil Rob wins high speed train trip

Police hunt serial car window smashers in Penrith

Police hunt serial car window smashers in Penrith

Investigation launched after body washed up on shore near Ulverston

UPDATE: Bardsea beach death was 39-year-old South African man, say police

Cherry Garth Guest House

Ambleside guest house is sold

Caton currently without water after burst mains pipe

Caton currently without water after mains pipe bursts

HAT-TRICK: Tom Altham of Millbank, Whittington with his prize-winning bull, Beef Champion and 1st Limousin Champion at last year's Lunesdale Show

All set for Lunesdale Agricultural Show

Child turning a key in Grizedale's 'Clockwork Forest', as described by Julia Bradbury Photo: Stewart Smith Photography

High flying accolade for Grizedale Forest

Forty-one Cumbrian motorists found to be under influence of drink and drugs in summer campaign

Forty-one Cumbrian motorists found to be under influence of drink and drugs in summer campaign

New long-term hope for 106 bus service

LINKED: Carolyn Greenhalgh, of Eden Housing Association, and Pete Moran from the Cumbria Law Centre

Thriving partnership benefits Eden Housing Association tenants to the tune of £500k

Man allowed cannabis to be grown in High Bentham lock-up

Man allowed cannabis to be grown in High Bentham lock-up

PENNINE JOURNEYER: David Pitt

New publisher for guide book to Wainwright's 1938 Pennine Journey

More job vacancies than ever in The Westmorland Gazette

More job vacancies than ever in The Westmorland Gazette

Offshore Morecambe Bay gas project to create 80 jobs

Offshore Morecambe Bay gas project to create 80 jobs

The Caspian Sea

Turkmenistan - at last!

Delegates celebrate International Ranger day on the Ambleside campus. Gordon Miller, centre, kneeling. Image by Paul Delaney.

Rangers gather in Lake District

Bus forced to evacuate passengers in Kendal toen centre as colony of bees swarm in boot

Bus forced to evacuate passengers in Kendal town centre as colony of bees swarm in boot

Christian Pay, who died on Friday

UPDATE: Family pay tribute to teen who died after suspected substance abuse at Kendal Calling

Woman plunges to death from path at Eden beauty spot

Woman plunges to death from path at Eden beauty spot

New walks leaflet launched

New walks leaflet launched

Grange-over-Sands goes crazy for golf

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More than 50 Model T Ford cars descend on Kendal pub

Hundreds compete at Holme Festival of Sport

Hundreds compete at Holme Festival of Sport

Child turning a key in Grizedale's 'Clockwork Forest', as described by Julia Bradbury Photo: Stewart Smith Photography

High flying accolade for Grizedale Forest

Extravaganza of music and light inside Lake District mountain

Outstanding exhibits at Austwick’s Annual Flower and Handicraft Show

Outstanding exhibits at Austwick’s Annual Flower and Handicraft Show

Jeremy Corbyn

Labour leadership contender Jeremy Corbyn receives backing of Westmorland and Lonsdale members

Camper van overturns at junction in Eden

Camper van overturns at junction in Eden

Cafe owners Jane Legge and Richard Metcalfe with Moore and Smalley's Colin Johnson

New Lake District cafe is full of beans

Community worker Jonny Gios

'Dream come true' as money given to reach target for new Kendal play park

David Hogarth (right) welcomes Steve Holland

Cumbrian Properties keeps growing

Eddie Kilty

Grasmere hotel welcomes new chef

Summer blooms at Holehird Gardens

Summer blooms at Holehird Gardens

NOSTALGIA: Newspapers had new use after reading

NOSTALGIA: Newspapers had new use after reading

Fine view of the western fells

Fine view of the western fells

Teenagers get lost in dark after being chased by sheep in Lakes

Teenagers get lost in dark after being chased by sheep in Lakes

Stories from The Westmorland Gazette in years gone by

Stories from The Westmorland Gazette in years gone by

WARDROBE WINNER: Holly Robinson

WARDROBE WINNER: Holly Robinson

This Melitta haemorrhoidalis, or solitary bee, forage heavily from naturally regenerating plants such as bellflowers. (33446045)

New flowers needed to boost bee hive

Number of mats stolen from pitch and putt in Bowness

Number of mats stolen from pitch and putt in Bowness

CHRISTIAN VIEWPOINT: The importance of prayer

CHRISTIAN VIEWPOINT: The importance of prayer

Sellafield to feature on TV show

Sellafield to feature on TV show

Man dies suddenly at Ambleside hotel

UPDATE: Sudden death of 71-year-old at Ambleside hotel not being treated as suspicious

COMMEMORATION: Anna Bennett and family at the memorial for her father Alan Moffet who died in a plane crash 70 years ago. Pic by Will Johnston

Ceremony held in honour of Cumbrian test pilot killed in 1945 crash

A  lamp at Finkle Street

NOSTALGIA: ‘New-fangled’ gas not popular with all

Keep your festival look fashionable in the face of Cumbrian rain

BOOK REVIEW: Barrow Steelworks by Stan Henderson and Ken Royall, £14.99

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