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Westmorland Gazette Comment

COMMENT: Is it time we erected a statue to fell walker Alfred Wainwright?

COMMENT: Is it time we erected a statue to fell walker Alfred Wainwright?

COMMENT: Cumbria County Council must not close Arnside and Staveley retained fire stations

COMMENT: Cumbria County Council must not close Arnside and Staveley retained fire stations

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Kendal Town's Pye Motors Stadium

COMMENT: Club bosses should be more open to calm fears

Environment Secretary Liz Truss

COMMENT: Liz Truss vision could mean genuine progress

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Langdale and Ambleside Mountain Rescue Team members find themselves waist-deep in flood water again - this time in the centre of York over Christmas,

COMMENT: Time to look forward with a sense of optimism

One of the landslides at the A591 which has now been cleared by the Army

COMMENT: A591 through the Lake District must be re-opened as soon as possible

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COMMENT: Timely reminder of the dangers of drink-driving

COMMENT: Timely reminder of the dangers of drink-driving

GAZETTE OPINION: Time to make a stand against fire station cuts

GAZETTE OPINION: Time to make a stand against fire station cuts

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Robbie Young and mum Heather smile after Gazette readers raise more than £11,000

COMMENT: Response to campaigns shows readers’ generous spirit

COMMENT: Tough times but local authority leaders must look beyond purely cost-cutting

COMMENT: Tough times but local authority leaders must look beyond purely cost-cutting

COMMENT: Michael Gove must heed local people, for justice’s sake

COMMENT: Michael Gove must heed local people, for justice’s sake

Bear Grylls

COMMENT: Explore the outdoors - but ensure you take care!

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The Rev Rob Saner-Haigh and the Rev Jo Hurst at Kendal Parish Church with donations for refugees

COMMENT: South Lakes shows its humanitarian goodwill once again

Some of the youngsters whose personal possessions were stolen

Young carers deserve to enjoy a stress-free break

Alex Carratu

COMMENT: Courageous youngsters an inspiration to us all

COOMENT: Objectors note - we need a sensible energy mix

COMMENT: Objectors note - we need a sensible energy mix

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Kendal Calling

There should be no delay over review of security and safety at Kendal Calling

Back our campaign to keep justice in Kendal

COMMENT: Back our campaign to keep justice in Kendal

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COMMENT: Exciting times for Tim and for Westmorland

COMMENT: Exciting times for Tim and for Westmorland

Jamie Cassidy

COMMENT: Get out and experience life to the full

COMMENT: K Village needs our support

COMMENT: K Village needs our support

Appleby Horse Fair

COMMENT: Appleby Hose Fair a success despite worrying incidents

Cllr Chris Hogg

COMMENT: Kendal could be an inspirational ‘donor town’

William Wordsworth

Will Lakes cultural landscape prove a winner?

Kirkby Lonsdale

Housing plans must be sympathetic to towns

Get out and vote to help shape Britain's future

Get out and vote to help shape Britain's future

Friends of the 597 and Windermere and Ambleside Lions, along with the Windermere community, were out in force to pull a bus as part of the campaign to highlight the importance of the service

Rural areas must be given the means to thrive

Tight fight mirrored by our local ‘undecideds’

Tight fight mirrored by our local ‘undecideds’

Dog owners must take responsibility for mess

Dog owners must take responsibility for mess

Lakes hotel features in a new TV series

Lakes hotel features in a new TV series

Ensure you get involved and vote on election day

Ensure you get involved and vote on election day

Could you give a child a stable, loving home?

People would be more reassured by public ownership

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Livestock rustling adds to hill farming woes

The canal 'winding hole' at Field End, Stainton, which is believed to be the location of the submerged diptheria barge

Do similar stories exist?

Consider signing up to organ donor register

Take time to gaze at the stars once in a while

Who has an answer to the perfect milk storm?

COMMENT: Encourage the people and they will come

Electrification is light at the end of the tunnel but hold the champagne

Cable car idea must lead to a rational rather than emotional debate

OPINION: Rural services under threat as times continue to change

William Wordsworth

Cultural grant for Lakes has a laudable aim

CHRISTIAN VIEWPOINT: Jesus brings help and healing and revelation

CHRISTIAN VIEWPOINT: Jesus brings help and healing and revelation

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Conflict over 10nmph limit makes talking vital

Whitby Abbey

CHRISTIAN VIEWPOINT: Calm and caring lifestyles can teach us a great deal

Now is the time to check the detailed plans

Now is the time to scrutinise the detailed plans

Now is the time to scrutinise the detailed plans

Kendal

Traffic plans are welcome but they are not a panacea

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Westmorland County Show

COMMENT: Lakes set to benefit even further from its great cultural assets

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