A FOUR-WEEK-OLD baby was admitted to hospital after she was discovered cold and hungry and in the care of her drunk parents in Barrow, with half a bottle of wine stuffed in her pram.
BARROW Raiders have made a treble swoop for players from the local amateur ranks.
SPRING and summer may be the seasons of vivid colour as flowers bloom across fields and gardens – but autumn is far from dull. If scenes from across Barrow and south Cumbria are anything to go by, autumn is in full swing.
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A REPORT by the Office of National Statistics last week revealed Barrow was the unhappiest place in the UK. The news sparked an angry defence of the town. Giving his view is Barrow-born editor of The Independent, Chris Blackhurst
THE second day of a two day legal hearing over plans for a new supermarket on the edge of Ulverston Town Centre is under way.
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A DRUG dealer who carries a “heavy responsibility” over a notorious murder has been jailed for almost four years.
AN influential principal who has transformed her Barrow college into a nationally recognised institution will retire in the spring.
AN inspiring group which supports people who self-harm has been nominated for a Love Barrow award.
THE Big Clean is back with a bang and we are asking residents to suggest Furness places for a summer cleaning blitz.
AN unprecedented level of development and investment means Ulverston is about to embark on one the most exciting decades in its history. (5 comments)
A DRIVE to help a vital service cope with rising demand over the summer holidays has received a welcome donation. (1 comment)
VICTORIA Rothery, 32, from Ulverston, and Paul Braithwaite, 30, from Haverthwaite
WE don’t do summer holidays in my household, preferring to spend July, August and September at home, heading further afield at “the back end”. (2 comments)
THE Spanish Riding School of Vienna performs in the North of England for the first time from October 31 to November 2. NATALIE CHAPPLES went to meet the top riders and horses at home in the Austrian capital ahead of the tour