SIX prolific burglars who snatched property across Cumbria worth more than £100,000 have been jailed for a total of more than 34 years.
THE first charity shop in Cumbria to raise money for the families of fallen war heroes has opened in Barrow.
A THIEVING Barrow duo snatched donated goods left for Oxfam outside a charity collection point. (2 comments)
A MAJOR cycling event which boosted the Barrow economy by £100,000 will return this year – with the added stardust of Bradley Wiggins’ new team taking part. (1 comment)
THE title race momentum is with Barrow AFC – but canny Bluebirds boss Darren Edmondson insists Fylde are still favourites to be crowned as champions.
- Big-hitting boxers heading to Barrow
- Lights to come on for Barrow Raiders in April
- Edmo heaps praise on Barrow AFC after Stockport win (2 comments)
- Barrow AFC's top Guy earns Stockport victory: with picture gallery (2 comments)
- Barrow Raiders coaches join Super scheme to produce new stars
- Haverigg cricket ace joins England elite
“I JIGGLE, therefore I am!” – it’s not looking the part but taking part that counts and women across Furness are celebrating that fact with the This Girl Can campaign. Over the coming weeks we will be showing real women exercising – and having a ball in the process, reports JO DAVIES
SOUTH Cumbria’s first major food event of the year arrives next weekend, with two celebrity chefs set to dazzle the crowds.
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A DEPRAVED Barrow 28-year-old who swapped sick messages about horrific child abuse had been accepted on a course to train as a teaching assistant.
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- "Utterly depraved" Barrow paedophile trio jailed for total of 14 and a half years (8 comments)
- Barrow teenager shopped paedophile partner
- Manipulative Barrow paedophile was ‘disconnected from reality’
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POLICE responded to a three-vehicle crash in Barrow.
IT is that time of the year again when the Evening Mail launches its fun and fabulous Pet Stop Top Pet competition, this year sponsored by Alexander Vet Centre, in Hartington Street, Barrow.
All you have to do is send in your favourite picture or video along with the name, breed and age of your pet to firstname.lastname@example.org
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GOBSMACKED Barrow school children got the surprise of their life when their X Factor hero walked into assembly and sang for them.
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THE Lake District Farmers manager selected the latest recipient of the company’s goodwill after meeting sufferers of a terminal disease. Would you like to apply for your organisation to receive £1,000? Click here to apply
POLICE started a two-week county-wide operation on Monday. Officers are aiming to tackle anti-social and illegal parking near schools. Is irresponsible parent parking outside schools a big problem?
A FORMER Barrow school governor and foster carer to 50 children has been jailed for 16 months after downloading thousands of images and videos of child abuse. (2 comments)