POLICE are appealing for information after a watch worth over £3000 was stolen in Barrow.
PROPOSALS for a Lake District to London seaplane service and plans to introduced nude bathing in South Cumbria are among the April fools pranks doing the rounds this morning.
FIREFIGHTERS had to deal with a fishy fire in Barrow.
Organisers of the World Gurning Championships are planning to hold a tribute to record-breaking Anne Woods who has died.
THERE’S nothing fine about the mess left behind by a vandal who defaced a loving tribute to a screen icon in Ulverston.
Prince Charles will today indulge in his passion for supporting the rural community when he returns to Cumbria.
WORK begins this month on a £5m refurbishment project which aims to help the regeneration of Barrow Island. (5 comments)
ULVERSTON’S most famous son Stan Laurel would have turned 125 this summer, so his fans think the time is right to launch a revival.
A CHARITY which supports deaf people will put on new sessions – thanks to the latest £1,000 donation from a trust set up in memory of a popular businessman. • Would you like to apply for your organisation to receive £1,000? Click here to apply
PRIMARY school headteachers have warned parents who allow their children to play video games such as Call Of Duty and Grand Theft Auto will be reported to police and social services for neglect. We ask if this is something that should be enforced all over the country?
JUST like last year it has started as a dog-beat-dog contest in the first week of voting in the Evening Mail’s Top Pet Competition.
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POOR Ted has almost become institutionalised he has spent so much of his life in an animal shelter.
WELL-KNOWN television presenter and farmer Adam Henson has been sharing his top tips on the best way to travel these Easter holidays with your dog.
SUPER sportsman Tom McHale is poised to take on his biggest challenge yet – making his Isle of Man TT debut.
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- Penny takes Palma path in 100 marathons mission
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- Barrow AFC winger hoping to be let loose on Stockport
- Anglers over rainbow with restocking
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- Tribute to Barrow angler Don (1 comment)
YOUNG singers from across the region brought a week of competition to an end with some stellar performances.
THE This Girl Can campaign is all about smashing stereotypes. This week JO DAVIES discovers a knockout way of keeping fit
BEN Merriman MPharm (Hons) MRPharmS, pharmacist with the local and independent Murray group of pharmacies, talks about the common digestive complaint dyspepsia
NEARLY 200 youngsters took part in a schools cross country event on Walney, where Victoria Junior School’s Lewis Ballantyne was among the winners.
ALEXANDRA Eaton, 25, a customer assistant at Tesco and Christopher James Douglas, 27, a mechanical fitter at BAE, married at Clarence House Country Hotel in Dalton in January
A DEDICATED nurse who helps youngsters cope with a diabetes diagnosis and gets them used to unfamiliar medical equipment has received the Bouquet of the Week.
LUNCH at the Wild Boar might seem like an incongruous choice for somebody who has given up red meat for Lent, but our visit coincided with the Festival of Smoke which returned for the second time on Sunday.
THANKS to a new Eurostar route, the south of France is within even easier reach. SHEREEN LOW rides the rails to Provence