MOTORISTS who abuse disabled badges could have been getting away with fraudulent activity for years, an Evening Mail investigation has revealed.
COUNCIL bosses have admitted spending thousands of pounds “quashing” a legal challenge against them.
Ambleside Sports takes place today with traditional fell, track, cycling, hounds and wrestling events all on offer.
ALMOST one third of young working adults in South Cumbria are still living with their parents because they can’t afford to get on the property ladder. (5 comments)
ENFORCEMENT of controversial on-street parking meters looks set to be carried out by Barrow Borough Council, following a heated town hall debate.
BEN Merriman MPharm(Hons) MRPharmS, pharmacist with the local and independent Murray group of pharmacies, talks about the NHS Medicine Use Review service offered by all Murrays branches throughout Barrow
A WASHED-UP dead whale which has laid on the Barrow coast for almost two weeks has finally been buried.
A MYSTERIOUS occurrence saw people unable to gain access to their vehicles in Barrow as their key fobs all stopped working on the same day. (13 comments)
FRACKING licences are up for grabs across South Cumbria, after a massive expansion of drilling was given the go-ahead. (14 comments)
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THE in-patient unit at a hospice is to be decorated and refitted to give it a brighter look.
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MORE and more young people are struggling to get on the property ladder due to soaring house prices. A recent survey by housing charity Shelter has released new research to show that almost two million young working adults in England aged between 20-34 years old are still living at home with their parents. ROBYN DURDY asks if saving for a deposit is really what stops young people getting on the property ladder.
I REST on my kayak paddle and gaze at the horizon as a golden hue from the setting sun illuminates the pale waters at Killary fjord.
I’VE always liked Broughton but considering how relatively close it is to where I live, I visit the town (or is it a village – I’m never quite sure?) far too infrequently.