A GIRL group who progressed all the way through to the semi finals of Britain's Got Talent will be heading back home.
ONE of the stars of cycling’s future lit up the roads of Barrow town centre with victory in the Pearl Izumi Tour Series.
Read our archive of live coverage from The Pearl Izumi Tour Series BAE Systems Barrow Stage cycle race.
IT may be called Holker Garden Festival, but the 23rd annual “celebration of rural life” in the rolling grounds of the Cavendish estate is about a lot more than plants.
A SUPERMARKET chain has confirmed plans to open a new store in Grange-over-Sands. (1 comment)
A MUCH-LOVED drink is back on the streets of Furness for the first time since the 1990s. (4 comments)
FANTASTIC new deals at top tourist attractions across the county are on offer today.
A one-armed former Paratrooper claimed he was a Robin Hood-type figure, defrauding taxpayers to support soldiers’ charities.
ASKAM'S Barry Pugh has been sidelined by an injury which could end his playing career.
THE best of country crafts, food and gardening will combine to offer a perfect weekend of family fun as Holker Hall welcomes its 23rd annual Garden Festival.
LAST year’s runner-up on the Barrow stage and a Commonwealth Games gold medallist in the men’s points race – a track event in which he also holds a World Championships silver medal.
CUMBRIA Police have bailed a Barrow man who was arrested on suspicion of drink driving after a crash on the A590.
TRIBUTES have been paid to a much-loved Barrow-born actress and theatre director who passed away days after collapsing backstage during her show. (5 comments)
A CHARITY which works to help dyslexic people in their everyday lives has been given a helping hand thanks to a pioneering trust fund.
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PROPOSALS to scrap the Human Rights Act have prompted debate among politicians and charities in recent days. The Conservative’s manifesto pledge of scrapping the legislation did not appear in the Queen’s Speech on Wednesday but a consultation process on replacing the Act with a British Bill of Rights is due to begin. We ask, should Britain keep the Human Rights Act?
TEAMS from across headed to Holker Old Boys for the club’s annual junior festival.
- Furness school athletes on track to success: with picture gallery
- Net gain for Furness tennis players: with picture gallery
- Furness youngsters in national table tennis finals: with picture gallery
- Five-star show from Barrow athletes
- Cup final heartache for Barrow Celtic
- Furness Future Flyers put the pedal down: with picture gallery
BACK pain is one of the UK’s most common disabling health conditions. A new group aims to support people with the mental and physical challenges associated with chronic back pain, reports JO DAVIES
OPTOMETRIST at Specsavers in Barrow, JULIE DIXON, looks at how lifestyle choices can affect your eyesight
STUNNING seals and spectacular sunsets were among pictures that earned a photography group a regional competition crown.
BASIL is not a happy cat in his temporary home after spending 12 of his 14 years with the same loving owner.
BIG personalities can come in very small packages – and this year’s winner of The Evening Mail Top Pet Competition certainly made herself known when she collected two of her three prizes.
ALMOST 20 charities and organisations have benefited from a generous donation.
MICHELLE Fredericks, 36, and Matthew Wilson, 38, of Derby Street, Barrow, married at Abbey House Hotel on April 25, 2015
IT was an emotional moment when school cook Shona Tickle was surprised with the Evening Mail’s Bouquet of the Week in her final week at work.
I’ve always known the pub at the T-junction in Torver as the Wilson Arms. Not the Wilson’s, just the Wilson – so-named because the pub was once a row of houses, called Wilson Cottages.
WITH little in the way of sunshine so far this year, JAMES HIGGINS, looks back on a trip to France to offer inspiration to families looking for a summer holiday