A man has been jailed for 12 years for falsely imprisoning and attacking a young girl in a public toilet in Cumbria.
An arsonist who started a fire at his home while his two-year-old daughter slept upstairs has been jailed for more than five years.
POLICE have issued a warning to trespassers who are forcing their way into a Barrow golf club and walking across the course with their dogs.
TWO dirty and starving Ulverston children found living in squalor “looked like street urchins from Oliver Twist,” a court heard.
THERE was no problem finding Wally in a roomful of storybook characters.
A Cumbrian man has been charged with the murder of his wife.
BARROW AFC owner Paul Casson believes his side can take the Conference North title.
FURNESS star Natasha Slater has been called up by England for the Scottish Open.
THE summer rugby league season gets under way tomorrow with Walney Central and Ulverston clashing in a Cumbria League opener and Barrow Island hosting Maryport.
A CAR smashed into a wall after a collision in Barrow town centre. (2 comments)
KIND-HEARTED Barrow community champions, local heroes and selfless volunteers will take centre stage tomorrow night when one of the finest awards nights rolls into town.
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THE town remains the undisputed pie capital of Britain after Chris Evans endorsed specialty pies made in Barrow on his BBC Radio 2 Breakfast Show.
THE isolation of Furness General Hospital could have contributed to a disastrous “drift” away from good clinical practice – according to a damning investigation. (3 comments)
GYMNASTS from Yarlside and Lindal and Marton schools tumbled and stretched their way to success at the Cumbria School Games.
SOME of Britain’s finest fighting talent was in town last Friday – but charity was the biggest winner at Davy Trengove’s big boxing bash.
ANTHONY ‘Million Dollar’ Crolla unexpectedly found himself spending a few quid in one of Barrow’s popular Friday night watering holes.