• Lane closure expected to cause delays

    KENDAL traffic is expecting delays due to a lane closure.  A65 Aynam Road will see a lane closed due to roadworks on A65 Aynam Road Southbound after Parr Street. Drivers can expect delays.

  • Tyson Fury announces boxing comeback

    TYSON Fury has announced his boxing comeback. The two-time heavyweight champion has declared his intention to return to the ring later this year with a trilogy bout against Derek Chisora. The 33-year-old also revealed his new coach as Isaac

  • Hotel to shut temporarily for 'long awaited' refurbishment

    A HOTEL will close next month for an ‘exciting’ refurbishment project. The Langdale Chase, Windermere, has announced it will temporarily close from September 2 for the ‘long awaited’ refurbishment. A spokesman from hotel said: “From midday,

  • Heavy congestion and delays due to roadworks

    HEAVY traffic and congestion is building at Crooklands. A590 Crooklands is seeing slow traffic on A590 both ways from A591 (Brettargh Holt Roundabout) to M6 J36 (Kirkby Lonsdale). This is due to roadworks area in the area.

  • Firefighters battle barn fire for almost four hours

    FIREFIGHTERS tackled a barn fire for almost four hours yesterday (August 8). At 3:52 on August 8, five fire engines from Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service and Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service attended the incident at Hale, near Milnthorpe, which

  • Work progressing to transform unit into new charity shop

    WORK is progressing to transform a unit in Kendal town centre into a new charity shop. Signs have gone up on the new British Red Cross site in Finkle Street, which was formerly clothing store Phase Eight. There is also work being carried out

  • Only outhouse left from former butchers in Bentham

    RESIDENTS of Bentham woke up last weekend to find that the old Ronnie Flemings butcher's had gone, with only the outhouse remaining.  The unit had been vacant for months, after being put on the market last year.  According to the planning document