Drivers are facing severe delays on the southbound M6 Cumbria at J40 after a vehicle broke down
Furness General Hospital in Barrow has been forced to close admissions to ward nine after an outbreak of norovirus caused diarrhoea and vomiting among patients
THE brother of a man from Ulverston who died after a motorcycle crash on the A590 in Cumbria has paid tribute to a "good all round guy." (2 comments)
AN “undernourished” dog left abandoned and tied up to fencing has had several offers of rehoming.
WITH the sad passing of children's TV favourite Keith Harris today aged 67, we're taking a look back at our archives and recalling his visits to Barrow over the years.
SIGNS informing patients they are entering a failing hospital are being installed at Furness General under new rules imposed by the government’s health watchdog.
RAIL passengers in Cumbria will face slower journey times from next month as train bosses sacrifice speed in the name of comfort.
ALEX-RAY Harvey is desperate to remain with Barrow AFC next season.
GRIEVING families have criticised a “cowardly” midwife who finally accepted her actions had led to the deaths of two babies yesterday after a decade of denial.
AROUND 800 Barrow AFC fans were in dreamland at Holker Street as the Conference North champions enjoyed a triumphant homecoming celebration.
- Barrow AFC crowned Conference North champions: with picture gallery (25 comments)
- Proud Edmo hails Barrow AFC title success: with picture gallery
- Special day for Barrow AFC skipper
- Casson over the moon with Barrow AFC title success (17 comments)
- Jubilant Barrow fans speak of joy and relief (4 comments)
HOCKEY fans from across Furness and South Cumbria gathered to celebrate the achievements of players, coaches, umpires and volunteers.
A GRANDMOTHER who dusted off her sewing machine to create an amazing set of costumes for a school’s dance performance has been awarded the Evening Mail’s Bouquet of the Week.
PERFECT putting, dynamic driving and perfect pitching were on display as Furness youngsters tried their hand at golf.
AS the training sessions start for the Evening Mail’s Energy for Life Walney Family Fun Run, the Walney Wind Cheetahs offer new runners some tips and advice
BEN Merriman MPharm(Hons) MRPharmS, pharmacist with the local and independent Murray group of pharmacies, talks about hay fever, its symptoms and the treatments available
A CHARITY which works to help dyslexic people in their everyday lives has been given a helping hand thanks to a pioneering trust fund.
• Would you like to apply for your organisation to receive £1,000? Click here to apply (1 comment)
PLANS have been submitted for wind turbines to be decommissioned and replaced with larger ones on Kirkby Moor. RWE Innogy UK submitted an application to South Lakeland District Council to remove the existing 12 turbines and replace these with six turbines with a maximum height of 115 meters to the blade tip. Is this a good move?
WHERE do you go out for dinner when it’s a family celebration?
THERE’S some corner of a foreign field that will always be close to my heart.