POLICE are investigating after a cat was killed by a snare trap in Coniston.
POLICE have launched a double investigation following allegations a pet cat was killed by a dog in Barrow.
A GRANDMOTHER has told how burglars pretending to be fishermen broke into her home and stole her dead mother’s wedding ring.
AN electricity substation is set to be built in Barrow as part of a £300m-plus investment.
TEAMS were slipping and sliding around together in Barrow Park in aid of good causes.
A LATE Simon Grand header ensured Barrow AFC stretched their unbeaten run to eight games. (5 comments)
THEY are eyeing up your house. Spider breeding season is just starting and the recent warm weather has provided bounteous food supply of flies and bugs making spiders bigger than ever. (3 comments)
WALNEY Central retained the Barton Townley Cup after a 30-10 win over Dalton. (3 comments)
TRIBUTES have been paid to a much-loved husband and stepfather who died a month after undergoing a kidney transplant he had waited four years for. (1 comment)
A DRIVE to help a vital service cope with rising demand over the summer holidays has received a welcome donation.
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SHAKESPEARE, fractions and computer coding are among the additions to the primary school curriculum this year. Is this too much too soon?
AMPHETAMINES, cannabis plants and stolen goods worth more than £5,000 have been seized in a secret Barrow police operation.
TRADERS angry at plans to impose on street parking charges in towns across Cumbria staged a protest. (6 comments)
WHILST for most young people, starting university is a very exciting chapter of their life, I was significantly less enthusiastic.
IT’S always a tiny bit worrying when a favourite hotel, restaurant or pub announces it’s about to undergo a revamp.
WITH Russia seemingly stepping further away from Europe each day, WESLEY JOHNSON looks at the benefits of reaching the country’s “window to the West” on the high seas