A MAN appeared in court charged with intending to cause fear of violence with three guns.
A SON who was jailed for harassing his own mum has found himself back behind bars after he breached his restraining order against her – just a day after being released.
TWO walkers who spent the night lost on a Cumbria fell have been found safe and well.
A RUGBY player on a stag night was involved in a bar brawl in Barrow captured on CCTV.
HOSPITAL bosses in Barrow are under significant pressure to make sure they prepare for winter, after admitting they will struggle to find staff to cope with the seasonal demand on services.
MOTORISTS heading south from Cumbria today are being warned that part of the M6 is closed.
BARROW AFC manager Darren Edmondson last night completed his ice bucket challenge as his team trained ahead of Saturday's game against Solihull Moors.
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BARROW MP John Woodcock took the plunge by performing the Ice Bucket Challenge accompanied by Labour MP for Wirral South, Alison McGovern.
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A DISABLED Barrow man has expressed relief after a pair of thugs each received two-year jail sentences for a “despicable” gang attack on him while he lay in bed.
RADIO star Chris Evans has been telling the nation about his love of a South Lakes village.
A CAMPAIGN to prevent a road from closing, effectively rendering a tourism hotspot unsafe, is gathering momentum. (15 comments)
THE finalists for this year’s CN Group Business Awards have been chosen, and the judges say the standard is as high as ever.
STRIKER Andy Cook is producing the hottest form of his career and now he is determined to help fire the Bluebirds to the Conference North summit.
TRIBUTES have been paid to Billy Quinn – a fine all-round sportsman who shone at cricket and football in the 1970s. (4 comments)
IT may not exactly be a monster, but for a Furness angler landing a small but rare scaldfish was a memorable catch.
A DONATION of £1,000 will help improve the life of a sight-impaired Barrow child.
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SUPERMARKETS are divided over whether to extend trading hours on a Sunday, despite new data suggesting that after 20 years of restricted trading consumers want the laws to be relaxed. We asked if there was an appetite for Sunday trading locally.
ANOTHER Barrow beach clean is being organised as part of the Big Clean to follow up on recent successes.
THIRTY summers ago I spent a marvellous few months working behind the bar at the Farmers Arms in Lowick, which was run at the time by the legendary and hugely popular Philip Broadley
Cumbria County Council voted to introduce on-street parking charges following huge cuts to its funding. The Evening Mail is backing the Reverse the Charges campaign to abandon the plans - but here we publish the council's full Frequently Asked Questions document (1 comment)
BEN Merriman MPharm(Hons) MRPharmS, pharmacist with the local and independent Murray group of pharmacies, talks about the condition osteoporosis, those likely to be affected by it and how to reduce risks associated with its development