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Work starts on new Eden village hall

The Westmorland Gazette:

12:20pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

CONSTRUCTION work on a new £750,000 village hall for Warcop began on Monday after five years of planning and fund raising.

A-Level and AS Level Results - Kirkby Stephen Grammar School

The Westmorland Gazette:

11:51am Thursday 14th August 2014

Kirkby Stephen Grammar School

Missing teenage girl found safe and well

The Westmorland Gazette: APPEAL: Police seek information about assault

10:10am Tuesday 12th August 2014

THE search for a missing teenage girl has been called off after she was found safe and well.

Roadworks planned for A66

The Westmorland Gazette: ROADWORKS: Hagley residents are facing six months of roadworks in their village. SP

4:00pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

OVERNIGHT roadworks will take place along the A66 around Brough until the middle of August as the Highways Agency spends £170,000 on three projects to remove potholes, tackle surface wear and renew road studs and markings between Brough and Stainmore.

Appleby set for the Horse Fair

The Westmorland Gazette: Travellers parked up in Kirkby Stephen

3:34pm Wednesday 4th June 2014

HUNDREDS of horse-drawn vehicles and caravans have been making their long annual trek to Cumbria all week as the Appleby Horse Fair starts today.

Eden firm moves 'quietly' into the future

The Westmorland Gazette: Martin Bell with one of the new e-Tricks bikes

7:00pm Sunday 25th May 2014

AN EDEN company has been given exclusive rights to sell a new range of ‘quiet’ electric motorbikes which were developed in southern France.

Have your wedding report published in The Westmorland Gazette

The Westmorland Gazette: Have your wedding report published in The Westmorland Gazette

2:00pm Thursday 15th May 2014

If you would like a report and photograph of your wedding published in The Westmorland Gazette then contact Vicky Goodall for a wedding form.

Eden alpaca pioneer sells her herd

The Westmorland Gazette: Pat Bentley with three of her alpaca herd

12:22pm Wednesday 14th May 2014

A PIONEERING alpaca breeder has sold her entire Eden herd after 30 years.

Eden council to spend £1m on rural footway lighting

The Westmorland Gazette: Eden council to spend £1m on rural footway lighting

1:13pm Wednesday 26th February 2014

EDEN District Council has agreed a £1million plan to ensure that rural footpaths remain safe at night.

Send The Westmorland Gazette your stories from the First World War

The Westmorland Gazette: Send The Westmorland Gazette your stories from the First World War

12:59pm Wednesday 19th February 2014

ALMOST every family lost a son, in nearly every street at least one house would be in mourning.

Share your family's stories of the First World War

5:40pm Wednesday 5th February 2014

ALMOST every family lost a son, in nearly every street at least one house would be in mourning.

Appleby pupil scoops £1,100 prize

11:10am Monday 27th January 2014

AN APPLEBY Grammar School pupil has scooped a £1,000 prize after winning an inaugural writing competition for Cumbrian sixth formers.

Appleby actress's career takes flight in New York

The Westmorland Gazette: Natasha Nightingale

2:00pm Thursday 23rd January 2014

AN APPLEBY actress is hoping for stardom across the Atlantic after appearing in a play off Broadway in New York.

Upper Eden parishes voted 'Yes' for neighbourhood development plan

2:05pm Wednesday 13th March 2013

UPPER Eden residents made history when they voted overwhelmingly in favour of creating their own neighbourhood development plan.

Man charged with causing death by dangerous driving following Brough incident

9:54am Tuesday 5th March 2013

A MAN whose partner was found dead on a country road near Kirkby Stephen has now been charged with causing her death by dangerous driving.

Brough Show - Cups and Trophy Results

4:54pm Tuesday 21st August 2012

Cups and Trophy Results

Olympic Torch: Plaque unveiled to commemorate torch as pupils line Brough streets

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4:53pm Wednesday 20th June 2012

Hundreds of people lined the streets of Brough as the Olympic Torch reached Cumbria.

Tell us your Diamond Jubilee plans

1:30pm Friday 27th April 2012

Are you planning an event to mark the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee? If so, The Westmorland Gazette would like to hear from you.

Were you affected by the Falklands Islands invasion?

11:00am Thursday 22nd March 2012

April 2 marks the thirtieth anniversary of the invasion of the Falkland Islands by Argentina, which sparked a two-month conflict.

How will you be celebrating the Queen's Diamond Jubilee?

9:01am Tuesday 13th March 2012

Are you planning a special event to mark the Queen's Diamond Jubilee in June?

Lake District cash machines scam warning

10:09am Wednesday 7th December 2011

POLICE are appealing for Christmas shoppers to be vigilant after three cash machines in Ambleside and Windermere were targeted by criminals.

Brough Agricultural Show off as weather takes toll

11:05am Monday 15th August 2011

BROUGH Agricultural Show has been cancelled due to a waterlogged showfield.

Bus window advertising 'spoils beautiful Cumbria journey'

8:30pm Wednesday 10th August 2011

TINTED bus windows are spoiling one of Cumbria’s most beautiful bus journeys according to a disgruntled passenger.

Report: Brough Castle Historic Weekend 2011

The Westmorland Gazette: CIVIL WAR: Sealed Knot members in action at Brough Castle

3:33pm Thursday 28th July 2011

BRANDISHING muskets and pikes, a troop of foraging Parliamentarians encountered Lady Anne Clifford at Brough Castle’s historical weekend.

Man dies in A66 accident

11:46am Wednesday 2nd February 2011

A MOTORIST has died in a rush-hour accident on a busy trans-pennine route this morning.

Teenager involved in Brough disturbance avoids jail

4:58pm Tuesday 25th January 2011

A TEENAGER involved in a major disturbance outside an Eden pub has been told he was lucky not to be sent to prison.

Arts and tourism hit in Eden District Council's £1.1m cuts

The Westmorland Gazette: GORDON NICOLSON

9:39am Thursday 14th October 2010

TOURIST centres and arts projects in Eden are going to take the biggest hit in swingeing cuts proposed by Eden District Council this week.

Bumper crowd for Brough Show

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12:58pm Monday 23rd August 2010

Warm, dry weather brought a bumper crowd to the 123rd Brough Agricultural Society Show.

Brough club to host dance superstars

The Westmorland Gazette: Stanton Warriors, Concorde 2, Brighton, Dec 12

4:41pm Thursday 5th August 2010

SOME of the biggest names in dance music will descend on Cumbria this Autumn as a remote Eden club takes on a new lease of life.

Hundreds enjoy first Brough Castle Roman Day

The Westmorland Gazette: ROMAN AROUND: Locals dress up as Romans at the castle

4:21pm Thursday 5th August 2010

FIRST time fete organisers were astounded when their spectacle attracted more than double the crowds they had anticipated.

First timers flourish at 122nd Brough Show - Colour and Results

The Westmorland Gazette: FIRST in the Shetland ridden class, Shelley Teasdale, 15 riding for Allan Grove Shetland stud.

5:11pm Wednesday 26th August 2009

THE 122nd Brough Agricultural Show was the swan song for Show Chairman David Yeadell – and a great success for first time entrants.

Attempted burglaries in Brough

10:25am Monday 16th March 2009

POLICE are appealing for information following two attempted burglaries in Brough.


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