A LEGAL cock-up saw prosecutors charge a Dalton zoo boss with the wrong offence and delay his trial by more than a month.
A MAIN road which links Furness with the west coast of Cumbria contains the worst pinch points in the country, campaigners claim.
IT costs £800,000, has all the mod cons, and is bigger than the average British family home – but it’s not even designed for year-round living.
THE World of Beatrix Potter Attraction in the Lake District has scooped two awards at the Cumbria in Bloom ceremony.
THE parents of a brave 10-year-old Barrow boy are “over the moon” to have him home after five months in hospital.
FROM today (1 October 2014), motorists won’t need to display a round paper tax disc in their windscreens. If you’re confused about what the tax disc changes mean for you, the Evening Mail has prepared this guide.
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
BARROW Raiders have made a treble swoop for players from the local amateur ranks.
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.
• Click here to read live tweets from the hearing (14 comments)
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