THE Lake District is the third most popular domestic holiday hotspot for UK residents, new figures have shown.
TWO South Cumbria businesses have been named among five of the county's tourism players to win accolades as part of a national award scheme.
THE principal of Furness Academy has said he will not resign despite calls for him to step down.
MORE than 500 women battled through the driving rain in Ulverston and Barrow as they walked to remember loved ones and raised £54,000 for St Mary’s Hospice. (3 comments)
AN alcoholic who killed his mother in a drunken rage had a mental disorder and believed his radio was talking to him, a court heard.
BARROW Raiders face an anxious wait over the fitness of captain Liam Harrison ahead of Sunday’s crunch Cumbrian derby against Whitehaven.
A SPEECH made by Caroline Hoggarth, lead commissioner and report writer, at the launch event. (1 comment)
THE Furness Poverty Commission has officially released the findings of its three-month study into the level of deprivation experienced by many local families. (12 comments)
A WORLD-BEATING bodybuilder who competed alongside some of the sport’s most famous figures has died. (17 comments)
- Two Barrow schools need your votes in county-wide songwriting contest
- Strike set to hit Cumbria rail services
- Barrow hospital £17.2m savings 'black hole' (11 comments)
- South Lakes cabinet reshuffle
- Cumbria weather warning
- Furious nursing union hits out over lack of public health funding for Cumbria
- Police warn revellers after Cumbria party spills out of control (1 comment)
TWO men have been convicted of drug offences in a Cumbria police sting.
THE cabinet which will lead Cumbria for the next four years has been agreed today. (2 comments)
THOUSANDS of people in Cumbria could be putting themselves at risk because of undiagnosed high blood pressure.
MAJOR hygiene failings have been identified in the Accident and Emergency department at Furness General Hospital in Barrow. (18 comments)
A TV star is set to lead the way during the launch of a new cycling event in South Cumbria. (5 comments)
MOTORISTS in Cumbria will be able to keep up to date with progress on the £2.2m A590 Greenodd roundabout scheme thanks to a new webpage. (1 comment)
WHEN Julie Ashby’s parents’ marriage broke down her mother would have hoped the new man she moved in with would be a good father to her children. (7 comments)
FAMILY and friends of Bethany Crook said an emotional goodbye to a “warm-hearted and beautiful girl” at her funeral service on Friday.
- Stepdad who sexually abused 10-year-old girl in Barrow jailed (3 comments)
- Gang of four banned from huge section of rural Cumbria
- Jewel thieves jailed after Cumbria raids
- Parents' disgust as Millom teenagers' makeshift BMX park is destroyed
- 'Unusually high' number of radioactive particles found on Cumbria beach (1 comment)
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GETTING dressed up to the nines is supposed to make a woman feel like the metaphorical million dollars.
THE launch of a charity single was a “proud” moment for a group of schoolchildren.
VIP treatment, a year’s worth of horseracing and a day out at one of the hottest events of the summer are all up for grabs for lucky Evening Mail readers.
A MUM and her young daughter have been left devastated and disgusted after vandals snatched sentimental items from a family grave. (3 comments)
WITH the physical challenge season well under way for 2013, many people may be contemplating taking on their own extreme event. As runners prepare to tackle the 40 mile Keswick to Barrow and cyclists saddle up for the 112-mile Fred Whitton, both due to take place this weekend, the Evening Mail asks: When choosing between running and cycling, which poses the ultimate challenge? (1 comment)
DELIGHTED staff at a Barrow supported accommodation facility have big plans after receiving a cheque for £1,000 as part of a charitable trust giveaway.
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THE trowel will be working overtime until Ulverston’s Open Garden Weekend on June 22, but keen gardener Jennifer Snell isn’t too fastidious about presentation.