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Kendal captain Stu Parkin looks ahead to Netherfield derby day

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

1:44pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

PROUD new dad and Kendal captain Stu Parkin declared himself a frustrated figure after his team suffered bowl out heartbreak in the Reader’s Cup semi-final.

Still pride to play for insists Netherfield skipper Marc Brown

The Westmorland Gazette: Leading from the front: Marc Brown

1:38pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

NETHERFIELD captain Marc Brown has urged his players to fight for pride after defeat in the TWPWealth Area t20 finals ended their hopes of cup success this year.

Kendal Town boss urges players to show their quality after shaky start to season

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

1:34pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

KENDAL Town boss Dave Foster has called on his players to stand up and be counted after picking up just one point in their opening two fixtures of the Evo Stik First Division North.

Kendal 1 - 2 Padiham: Two Louis Mayers' goals in eight minutes secure comeback victory for Padiham

The Westmorland Gazette:

1:28pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

PADIHAM striker Louis Mayers scored two goals in eight minutes to condemn Kendal Town to defeat in their first home league game of the campaign.

WESTMORLAND CRICKET LEAGUE: Shireshead extend lead to top after win over second-placed Heysham

8:54am Tuesday 19th August 2014

SHIRESHEAD extended their lead at the summit of Division One with a 49 run victory over nearest rivals Heysham.

Impressive Bradley Earl batting display not enough as Netherfield lose out to Northern in TWPWealth Area t20 finals

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

8:51am Tuesday 19th August 2014

BRADLEY Earl’s quickfire 39 proved too little too late for Netherfield as they lost out on a place in the final of the TWPWealth Area t20 finals losing to eventual winners Northern in the last four showdown.

Namibian pro Christi Viljeon stars with ball as Blackpool run riot over Netherfield

The Westmorland Gazette: Leading from the front: Marc Brown

8:48am Tuesday 19th August 2014

BLACKPOOL professional Christi Viljeon blitzed Netherfield’s batting order as the Fylde Coast league leaders romped home to an eight wicket victory on Saturday afternoon.

Kaustubh Pawar and Sam Dutton edge Barrow to victory - but rain gives Kendal reprieve

The Westmorland Gazette:

8:46am Tuesday 19th August 2014

A FRUITFUL partnership between Indian professional Kaustubh Pawar and Sam Dutton was not enough for Barrow as rain put paid to any chances of a victory with just one Kendal wicket still standing.

Honours even in Kendal Town season opener against Northwich

The Westmorland Gazette:

8:44am Tuesday 19th August 2014

HONOURS were even as Kendal Town and Northwich Victoria played out a goalless draw in the curtain raiser of the Evo Stik First Division North.

Peter Wilson guides Shireshead to cup win over Milnthorpe

8:41am Tuesday 19th August 2014

SHIRESHEAD clinched the first part of a potential league and cup double as they retained the Hackney & Leigh Trophy with a 39 run victory over Milnthorpe at Bare Cricket Club.

Appleby cyclist Henrietta Colborne inspired by chance to follow in heroes' footsteps

The Westmorland Gazette:

11:00am Friday 15th August 2014

APPLEBY’S Henrietta Colborne admitted team orders came first after she finished third in the Prudential RideLondon Youth Grand Prix to help the North West girls’ squad to victory.

Kendal skipper Stu Parkin laments rain as it puts ends to immediate chance to right the wrongs of heavy league defeat to Blackpool

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

3:00pm Thursday 14th August 2014

KENDAL captain Stu Parkin was left cursing the rain as an immediate chance to right the wrongs of a heavy defeat to league leaders Blackpool was scuppered when the weather intervened to put a stop on Sunday’s Readers Cup semi-final.

Bentham boxer Tomi Tatham sets his sights on October return after lengthy spell on the sidelines

The Westmorland Gazette: Fight: Tomi Tatham faces Lee Duncan

1:00pm Thursday 14th August 2014

BENTHAM boxer Tomi Tatham insists he will come back better and stronger as he continues his long road to recovery from a broken wrist sustained in a fall while running nearly a year ago.

Namibian pro Christi Viljeon propels Blackpool to comfortable win at Kendal

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

NAMIBIAN professional Christi Viljeon decimated Kendal’s batting attack as table toppers Blackpool recorded a resounding nine wicket victory at Shap Road.

Two Kendal runners make the plane to take part in IAAF World Mountain Running Championships in Italy

The Westmorland Gazette:

8:50am Wednesday 13th August 2014

HELM Hill ace Tom Addison and Kendal Athletic Club speedster Rebecca Robinson will come up against some of the world’s best mountain runners when they make the trip to Italy to compete in the IAAF World Mountain Running Championships next month.

Kendal Town boss Dave Foster sets out his goals for upcoming season

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

8:44am Wednesday 13th August 2014

KENDAL Town boss Dave Foster insists his team have the quality and determination to reach the play-offs as another gruelling Evo Stik Premier Division North seasons starts this weekend.

Captains of Shireshead and Milnthorpe eye Hackney & Leigh cup glory

8:42am Wednesday 13th August 2014

HACKNEY & Leigh cup glory awaits for either Shireshead or Milnthorpe when the duo go head-to-head in Sunday’s final at Bare.

Kendal 2 - 3 Skelmersdale: Two late goals condemn Kendal to defeat in final pre-season fixture

The Westmorland Gazette:

8:40am Wednesday 13th August 2014

TWO late goals condemned Kendal Town to defeat in their final game of pre-season as Evo Stik Premier Division Skelmersdale United came away from Parkside Road 3-2 victors.

Kendal 4 - 0 Morecambe: Jack Smith brace secures comfortable win over young side

The Westmorland Gazette:

5:25pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

A BRACE from in-form Jack Smith helped Kendal record a comfortable 4-0 home win over a youthful looking Morecambe team on Tuesday night.

West Lancashire Football League season preview

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal County skipper Dan Ferguson and Ambleside United boss George Gudgeon reflect on Senior Challenge Cup final

4:05pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

AMATEUR footballers from across the region will begin to dream they can guide their clubs to glory when the West Lancashire Football League kicks off on Saturday. Tom Murphy speaks to the managers to find out how their pre-season has progressed and what spectators can expect in the coming season...

WESTMORLAND CRICKET LEAGUE: Silverdale’s Jon Mason pick of bowlers in one of just three games to go ahead as rain reigns supreme

3:57pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

JUST three games in all five divisions of the Westmorland Cricket League survived the region’s heavy downpour this weekend.

Parkin reveals frustration at rain affected Leyland clash as he eyes Readers Cup glory against Lancashire Colts

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

3:54pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

KENDAL skipper Stu Parkin has admitted his frustration at not being able to capitalise on an impressive bowling performance as rain put pay to any chances of a win against Leyland.

Reader's Cup dreams over as Netherfield crash out in semi-final at St Annes

The Westmorland Gazette: Top score: Ben Phillips

3:50pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

NETHERFIELD’s dreams of winning this year’s Readers Cup have been dashed after an away day semi-final defeat at St Annes.

Stunning bowling display from Nick Lewthwaite rattles Leyland - but rain is the ultimate winner

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:46pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

NICK Lewthwaite devastated the Leyland batting attack but the Kendal man’s impressive bowling display wasn’t enough to secure victory in a rain-affected clash at the Stanning Memorial Ground.

'It was a surreal experience' - Volunteer physiotherapist looks back on Commonwealth Games

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:41pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

PHYSIOTHERAPIST Kerry Robinson admits she was bursting with pride when Commonwealth Games athletes she treated showed her their medal hauls.

Rising golf star Alex Rose retains junior 36-hole strokeplay championship

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:38pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

ONE of Windermere Golf Club’s most talented junior members has won the Cumbria Junior 36-holes strokeplay championship for the second year running.

Father and son to compete in epic cycle race around Ireland

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:35pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

THEY became the first father and son to row across the Atlantic together - but that was not a big enough challenge for Coniston’s Norman and James Beech.

Kendal 2 - 2 Workington: Jackson at the double to secure draw

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:32pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

HITMAN Mark Jackson continued his fine pre-season goalscoring form as Kendal played out an entertaining draw with fellow Cumbrian outfit Workington.

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.




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