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144 job vacancies in tomorrow's Westmorland Gazette

144 job vacancies in today's Westmorland Gazette

Rebecca Tope

Chance to meet Lakes crime writer

The Making of Swallows and Amazons by Sophie Neville

'Swallows and Amazons' dinghy to appear at show

Christopher Ecclestone in Safe House

'Safe House' economic boost for Coniston

Stickle Tarn

National Park to sell off Lake District beauty spots

Richard Rhodes

More CCTV cameras could be on way in Cumbria

LUCKY WINNERS: Steve and Julie won £1,000,000

VIDEO: Cumbrian man becomes millionaire after trick or treat prank

Dalton scoops silver bloom award

Dalton scoops silver bloom award

Kye Backhouse

UPDATE: 'We cannot even begin to express our feeling of loss' - family pay tribute to Furness teenager

Sarah McClay

Tiger keeper's injuries were 'unsurvivable' as jury hears of 'defective bolt' claim

The maternity unit at Furness General Hospital, Barrow

50 deaths to be reviewed as the investigation into the maternity unit at Furness General Hospital continues

Go ahead for local homes at Torver

Go ahead for local homes at Torver

Young handler Tom Edwards with his Holstein calf

Crowds flock to Lowick Show

Competitors funnel into the water

Record number get in the swim at Coniston

'Fireball' rips through Dalton hotel

'Fireball' rips through Dalton hotel

Peter George (right), is to fund a new GCSE at John Ruskin school after being inspired by science teacher Roger Long, (centre back). Also pictured, from the left, are pupils William Irvine and Jessica Reed, head teacher Miriam Bailey and Gareth McCartney

Former pupil to fund a new GSCE at a Lake District secondary school

David Gill

Wild animal park owner denies bird escape

Tim Farron

MP is 'optimistic' over future of Hawkshead and Coniston GP surgeies

Dalton zoo in UK's top ten

Dalton zoo in UK's top ten

Medieval day planned at Furness Abbey

Medieval day planned at Furness Abbey

Ella Parker ready to launch into her epic ride at Ravenglass

Tour de Ella - girl's 147-mile bike ride

Sarah McClay

Date set for inquest into zookeeper who was mauled by a tiger

Coniston Cricket Club's pavilion

Coniston cricketers left stumped over pavilion plan

Theo Coates, Eddie Kelly and Karen Coates paddle to shore in an open kayak

Splashing time for all at Coniston Regatta

Have your wedding report published in The Westmorland Gazette

Have your wedding report published in The Westmorland Gazette

Coniston businessman offers help to local charities

Coniston Water

Traithlon charity triumph at Coniston Water

Send us your First World War memories

Send us your First World War memories

Tim Farron MP

Two Lake District GP surgeries are on the edge of a 'funding cliff', says MP Tim Farron

Jorja Rogan, two, from Dalton, leaps into the ball pool at the new play centre

Business invests £250,000 in play centre

At the Industrial Cadets’ launch day teams were given the task of creating a rollercoaster ride for a marble, using card and sticky tape.

Industrial Cadets scheme launched at GSK at Ulverston

James Fisher and Sons

Barrow firm acquires Swedish firm in multi-million pound deal

Low Water Tarn (photograph by Carl Thompson)

Time to reflect on the gruelling climb up Coniston Old Man

The 'Grizeland' sign

Another spelling error on a Cumbrian road sign

Adelise Brewer with a park resident

Dalton woman earns apprenticeship at South Lakes Wild Animal Park

Amy-Jo Clough filming the video in Coniston

Rising music star Amy-Jo Clough films latest video in Coniston

Eden council to spend £1m on rural footway lighting

Eden council to spend £1m on rural footway lighting

Coniston

Take part in Ruskin's Quest

Send The Westmorland Gazette your stories from the First World War

Send The Westmorland Gazette your stories from the First World War

Couples who joined the Rev Tim Harmer for the record bid service at St Andrew’s Church, Coniston

Loving couples vow to set world record

Sally Barker

The Voice's Sally Barker comes to the Lakes

Share your family's stories of the First World War

Dalton hotel and restaurant wants to extend

Alistair Hudson, Yoko Sato and Adam Sutherland of Grizedale Arts with part of the ‘Wantee’ installation at the Ruskin Museum

Prize-winning work of art returns 'home' to Coniston

Jo McGrath with some of her work

Brantwood hosts first solo exhibition by Broughton-in-Furness artist

'Super hospital' could be built to serve the whole of Morecambe Bay

Laure Provost with part of the winning artwork, called Wantee

Turner Prize-winning work is coming home to Coniston

Closure-threatened South Lakes GP surgery named best in the UK

Barrow set for new community radio station

Barrow project nominated for environmental award

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