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Helm Hill's Tom Addison keeps his feet on the ground as penultimate English Championship race looms

The Westmorland Gazette:

4:16pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

KENDAL runner Tom Addison is in pole position heading into next month’s penultimate English Championship race at Sedbergh Hills.

Yakub Bhamji records five-for as Morecambe defeat Netherfield

The Westmorland Gazette: Leading from the front: Marc Brown

3:58pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

A FIVE wicket haul from Yakub Bhamji helped Morecambe skittle Netherfield out for 153 on their way to victory at a sun-soaked Woodhill Lane.

Husband and wife celebrate Lakeland 100 victories

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:54pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

AN ATHLETIC couple who fell in love at a running club are celebrating after completing the double at one of the most spectacular long distance races on UK shores.

Kendal's Parkin and Miller survive final three overs to frustrate Darwen bowlers

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal skipper Stu Parkin rips through Barrow top order as Jamie How seals victory with powerful batting display

3:50pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

SKIPPER Stu Parkin and Chris Miller batted out the final three overs to give Kendal an unlikely losing draw against fourth-placed Darwen at Shap Road.

Bolton-le-Sands road racer Jack Pullar looks ahead to Commonwealth Games debut this weekend

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:46pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

BOLTON-le-Sands cyclist Jack Pullar hopes the crowds come out in their droves to inspire his team to glory when he makes his first ever appearance at the Commonwealth Games this weekend.

Kendal youngsters return from USA tournament with heads held high

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:43pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

WHILE England’s national football team crashed out of the World Cup in dismal fashion, a small junior club from Kendal enjoyed a much more fruitful trip to the Americas this summer.

Carus Green Golf Club to open new academy

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:38pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

AN EXCITING new development at Kendal’s Carus Green Golf Club opens on Friday.

'Everyone is fighting for a starting shirt now' - Dave Foster calls on Kendal Town players to show their quality as season curtain raiser nears

The Westmorland Gazette: Unbeaten month is target for play-off chasing Kendal Town boss Dave Foster

3:35pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

KENDAL Town boss Dave Foster has called on his players to fight for a starting place in his team as the start of the Evo-Stik First Division North draws closer.

Former GB hockey star visits Cumbria school

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:32pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

FORMER Great Britain hockey player Charlotte Hartley visited Kirkby Stephen Grammar School to celebrate the success of an initiative encouraging more young people to take part in PE and school sport.

Aikido expert with nearly 50 years experience heads to Kendal

The Westmorland Gazette: AIKIDO ACTION: Students learn takemusu aikido

3:29pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

AIKIDO enthusiasts from across the globe are due to descend on Kendal tomorrow (Friday) to take part in a seminar led by one of the few people still alive to have studied with the founder of the martial art.

Parkside Road renamed as Kendal Town announce new sponsorship deal

The Westmorland Gazette: JOB HOPES: College event puts bosses in touch with potential apprentices

2:50pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

KENDAL Town Football Club has announced a new stadium sponsorship deal and development link with Lancaster & Morecambe College (LMC).

Netherfield captain Marc Brown hopes for success in Readers Cup semi-final against St Annes

The Westmorland Gazette: Leading from the front: Marc Brown

2:44pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

NETHERFIELD skipper Marc Brown hopes his Parkside Road outfit can go one better than last year and reach the Readers Cup Final after a quarter-final victory over Leyland on Sunday.

Kendal Water Polo coach leads North West squad to victory in Sheffield

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:39pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

KENDAL Water Polo coach Marc Robinson led the u18s North West Ravens to four victories in the Boys ASA Inter Regional Water Polo Championships.

'Coming of age': Kendal skipper Stu Parkin praises contribution of teenage bowler Darren Nightingale

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal skipper Stu Parkin rips through Barrow top order as Jamie How seals victory with powerful batting display

2:37pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

MISSION completed is the buzzword emanating from Shap Road after skipper Stu Parkin led his Kendal team to victory over holders Blackpool in the Readers Cup quarter-final.

Wattsfield u15s celebrate the quadruple

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:34pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

FOOTBALLERS and coaches at Wattsfield u15s are celebrating after securing a quadruple medal haul during the last season.

WESTMORLAND CRICKET LEAGUE: Arnside and Sedgwick's dramatic ending among highlights in round of rain-affected fixtures

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:31pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

ARNSIDE hit the winning runs with one ball to spare as they claimed a one wicket victory over Sedgwick in a rain-affected weekend of fixtures in the Westmorland Cricket League.

Kendal Town 2 - 0 Colne: Mark Jackson's fourth goal in four games sees Kendal Town win for first time in pre-season

The Westmorland Gazette:

11:12pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

STRIKER Mark Jackson's fourth goal in four games helped Kendal Town secure their first win of pre-season in a 2-0 victory over Colne.

Olympic silver medallist Gemma Gibbons gunning for Commonwealth Games gold after Team England holding camp at Kendal Dojo

The Westmorland Gazette:

11:17am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

OLYMPIC silver medallist Gemma Gibbons hopes memories conjured by Kendal Dojo can inspire gold at the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Kendal make Readers Cup semis as Adam Cowperthwaite remains resolute to guide Shap Road club home

The Westmorland Gazette: Terry Hunte impresses on his way to 88 not out against Preston on Saturday

4:56pm Monday 21st July 2014

ADAM Cowperthwaite utilised the Kendal lower order as the Shap Road club progressed to the semi-final of the Readers Cup after an impressive victory over holders Blackpool at Stanley Park.

Powerful batsman John Huck stars with the bat as Netherfield progress to Readers Cup semi-final

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:57pm Monday 21st July 2014

NETHERFIELD progressed to the semi final of the Readers Cup after taking full advantage of an amended victory target as John Huck came to the batting party in no uncertain terms.

Young all-rounder Darren Nightingale provides last-over heroics as Kendal snatch winning draw from jaws of defeat at Morecambe

The Westmorland Gazette:

11:10am Monday 21st July 2014

ALL-ROUNDER Darren Nightingale bowled a triple maiden final over to save the game and ensure Kendal departed Woodhill Lane with a winning draw from a rain-affected clash.

Netherfield skipper Marc Brown admits frustration at manner of Lancaster defeat as Readers Cup quarter-final with Leyland approaches

The Westmorland Gazette: Netherfield CC captain Marc Brown demands senior players stand up and be counted with Barrow next at Parkside Road

2:40pm Thursday 17th July 2014

NETHERFIELD skipper Marc Brown admits his frustration at the the re-calculated victory target which allowed Lancaster to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat and prevail in a rain-affected clash at Lune Road.

'Season defining': Skipper Stu Parkin eyes massive fortnight as Kendal bid for knockout silverware

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal skipper Stu Parkin rips through Barrow top order as Jamie How seals victory with powerful batting display

2:02pm Thursday 17th July 2014

CLUB captain Stu Parkin firmly believes the direction of Kendal’s season hinges on the next fortnight with league action supplemented by two bids for knockout silverware.

Racehorse trainer James Moffatt eyes success on home soil

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:51pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

RACEHORSE trainer James Moffatt is eyeing success on home soil as Cartmel Racecourse gets set to stage two meetings in the coming days, with £25,000 of prize money on offer in the Cumbria Crystal Hurdle.

Kendal Town continue pre-season preparations with draw against Fleetwood Town development side

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:23am Wednesday 16th July 2014

UTILITY man Jack Smith scored the opening goal as Kendal continued their pre-season preparations with a keenly-fought draw against a Fleetwood development side at Parkside Road.

Returning striker Mark Jackson insists nothing short of a promotion charge will do for Kendal Town this season

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:19am Wednesday 16th July 2014

NEW Kendal Town recruit Mark Jackson is adamant nothing but the highest heights will do this coming season as the marksman embarks on a third spell at Parkside Road.

Team Scotland's Jack Pullar insists it is business as usual with no training tweaks as Commonwealth Games approach

The Westmorland Gazette:

4:34pm Monday 14th July 2014

TEAM Scotland’s Jack Pullar insists it is business as usual and he will be doing nothing different in the final week of training before the Commonwealth Games kick off in earnest.

Rain delay de-rails in-form Netherfield victory bid as New Zealand professional Michael Barry stars for Lancaster

The Westmorland Gazette: '650 runs and 60 wickets': Sri Lankan professional Saliya Saman no shrinking violet as targets set for campaign

11:52am Monday 14th July 2014

NEW Zealand professional Michael Barry delivered with both bat and ball as Lancaster overcame Netherfield in a rain-affected clash at Lune Road – exacting revenge for their TWP Wealth semi-final defeat in the process.

Westmorland Cricket League and historian John Glaister takes a look at the leading lights and those teams who may well be in trouble

The Westmorland Gazette: Slazenger V100 TAS ULTIMATE cricket bat

9:00am Friday 11th July 2014

Westmorland Cricket League mid-season report 2014 by WCL historian and advocate John Glaiste

Jubilant Netherfield skipper Marc Brown 'proud' to lift TWP Wealth T20 silverware for second year in succession

The Westmorland Gazette: Leading from the front: Marc Brown

9:00am Thursday 10th July 2014

FOR the second year in succession, Netherfield skipper Marc Brown lifted silverware as the Parkside Road club bolstered their trophy collection by retaining their TWP Wealth Twenty20 crown.

Commonwealth Games appearance excites Bolton le Sands cyclist Jack Pullar

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:19pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

BOLTON-LE-SANDS cyclist Jack Pullar insists competing at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow will represent a significant step in his development, second only to an Olympic appearance.

Kendal skipper Stu Parkin gives his mid-term report and praises increasing contribution of former Burneside batsman Ryan Shepherd

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal skipper Stu Parkin rips through Barrow top order as Jamie How seals victory with powerful batting display

5:07pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

WITH Kendal having a free weekend, skipper Stu Parkin can reflect on the season so far with a generally positive mid-term report despite insisting there is room for improvement.

Kendal Town boss Dave Foster content with early stages of pre-season despite loss to AFC Fylde

The Westmorland Gazette: Unbeaten month is target for play-off chasing Kendal Town boss Dave Foster

9:12am Wednesday 9th July 2014

KENDAL Town manager Dave Foster is content with how the early stages of pre-season are panning out with preparations set to intensify as the month of July progresses.

Bentham light heavyweight boxer eyeing upcoming respite as he bids to end injury nightmare

The Westmorland Gazette:

4:37pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

IT HAS been a long road to recovery but Bentham powerhouse Tomi Tatham hopes there might be some positive news on the horizon as he bids to end an injury nightmare.

Netherfield CC are crowned TWP Wealth Twenty20 champions

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:15pm Sunday 6th July 2014

REIGNING champions Netherfield retained their TWP Wealth Twenty20 title after a blistering batting display blew away Blackpool in the final with the Parkside Road club powering home by 54 runs.

Ben Barrow top scores as Netherfield recover from lacklustre start to see off Lancaster and progress to TWP Wealth Twenty20 final

The Westmorland Gazette: Form: Ben Barrow

5:32pm Monday 7th July 2014

A GRITTY Ben Barrow knock saw Netherfield recover from a lacklustre start and progress to the TWP Wealth Twenty20 final after strangling the Lancaster reply in the middle overs.

Kendal Town lose opening friendly of pre-season programme to AFC Fylde despite goal from new frontman

The Westmorland Gazette: Danny Wisdom vs FC Utd

9:26am Sunday 6th July 2014

DAVE Foster’s Kendal Town lost their opening fixture of pre-season as Conference North newcomers AFC Fylde ran in four goals at Parkside Road.

Australian Ben Phillips strikes three figures as Netherfield beat Fleetwood to continue impressive league form

The Westmorland Gazette: Top score: Ben Phillips

8:03am Sunday 6th July 2014

NETHERFIELD climb to sixth in the Northern League Division One table after a superb Ben Phillips century stole the show in a 65-run win against Fleetwood at Parkside Road.

Ryan Shepherd and Gary Baker rescue Kendal from precarious position before Nick Lewthwaite takes centre stage as Kendal thrash Preston

The Westmorland Gazette: Nick Lewthwaite on his way to an unbeaten 46

7:50am Sunday 6th July 2014

HALF centuries from Ryan Shepherd and Gary Baker formed the bedrock of Kendal’s innings before Nick Lewthwaite starred with the ball as the Shap Road club dispatched Preston at West Cliff.

Captain Marc Brown is in bullish mood as Netherfield bid to retain their TWP Wealth Twenty20 crown

The Westmorland Gazette: Leading from the front: Marc Brown

5:00am Friday 4th July 2014

SKIPPER Marc Brown insists Netherfield will head into finals day with a swagger as the Parkside Road club look to retain their TWP Wealth Twenty20 crown.

Kendal skipper Stu Parkin revels in first career hat-trick while also talking up contributions of dynamic batting duo

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal skipper Stu Parkin rips through Barrow top order as Jamie How seals victory with powerful batting display

1:51pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

IN-FORM Kendal captain Stu Parkin admits the sheen of a maiden career hat-trick was only slightly tarnished by his side’s failure to overcome St. Annes at Shap Road.

Kirkby Lonsdale GC ace Graham Parsons ready to take on best at Europe's largest pro-am tournament

The Westmorland Gazette:

5:07pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

KENDAL personal trainer Graham Parsons is preparing to take his place in Europe’s largest pro-am tournament little more than a year after stepping onto a golf course for the first time.

Westmorland Cricket League skippers preview Division One T20 finals day as Shireshead, Windermere, Westgate and Warton bid for glory

The Westmorland Gazette: Slazenger V100 TAS ULTIMATE cricket bat

2:46pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

The Division One T20 finals day sponsored by Beaumont Bygones takes place at Carnforth CC’s Quarry Park on Sunday where Shireshead, Windermere, Westgate and Warton all bid for glory.

Windermere Golf Club's Adam Chapman finishes six shots clear to win Men's Panal Rose Bowl

The Westmorland Gazette:

1:59pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

WINDERMERE Golf Club’s Adam Chapman finished six shots clear to win the Men’s Pannal Rose Bowl – a 36 hole strokeplay competition which forms part of the Yorkshire Order of Merit series.

Ambleside climb league table after securing third win of campaign against high-flying Westgate

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:41am Thursday 3rd July 2014

AMBLESIDE claimed their third victory of the season after routing high-flying Westgate for just 88 at Rydal Road – picking up a vital 12 points in the process.

Kendal speed ace James Ellison keen to forget nightmare British Superbikes Championship round at Knockhill

The Westmorland Gazette: Double podium finish for Kendal speed ace James Ellison in round two of British SUperbikes CHampionship at Oulton Park

5:00pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

KENDAL speed ace James Ellison is keen erase the memory of round four of the British Superbikes Championship at Knockhill after entering unchartered waters.

Why I left Kendal Town: Former Blackpool star Danny Coid explains his close season Parkside Road departure

The Westmorland Gazette:

10:31am Tuesday 1st July 2014

FORMER Kendal Town skipper Danny Coid has left the club and admits to being disappointed with the way his stay at Parkside Road ended during the close season.

Skipper Marc Brown notches third half century in four Northern League outings as Netherfield claim five-wicket win against St. Annes

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:09pm Monday 30th June 2014

SKIPPER Marc Brown notched his third half century in four Northern League outings as Netherfield claimed victory by five wickets despite the earlier batting efforts of St. Annes professional Toby Bulcock.

Former New Zealand international Jamie How proves irresistible force with unbeaten 169 as Kendal out-muscle Penrith

The Westmorland Gazette:

1:17pm Monday 30th June 2014

FORMER New Zealand international Jamie How proved an irresistible force with a staggering 169 not out as Kendal produced a powerful batting display to out-muscle Penrith at Shap Road.

Netherfield fall agonisingly short of toppling reigning champions Leyland as seamer Nathan Chambers snares five-wicket haul

The Westmorland Gazette: Netherfield seam bowler Nathan Chambers admits return to form perfect tonic for himself and Parkside Road club

10:01pm Sunday 29th June 2014

HENRY Thompson’s batting knock proved the decisive factor as Netherfield fell agonisingly short of toppling reigning champions Leyland at The Stanning Memorial Ground.




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